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Archive for May, 2008

New Journal of Hematology and Oncology

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Open access publisher BioMed Central, US, has announced the launch of its latest new journal – Journal of Hematology & Oncology – and invites the contribution of articles by researchers and clinicians. From the press release: The Journal of Hematology & Oncology seeks to provide a forum for top-quality research in the fields of hematology […]

AccessMedicine Gets a Facelift

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

AccessMedicine has been upgraded with some new features and a clean new interface. From the press release: Featuring a customizable home page, the redesign brings to the fore many of the clinical and educational tools available on the site, while streamlining the ability of users to locate images, video, and audio. AccessMedicine is an innovative […]

Register for a FREE Subscription to Cell

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

Jeffersonians who like to read their journals in print may wish to take advantage of this promotional offer from Cell: Cell Press is offering a free print subscription to Cell as a benefit of Scott Memorial Library’s site license to Cell Online. Any researcher, student, or faculty member affiliated with Jefferson is entitled to receive a print subscription – normally […]

Like Those AISR Movies? You Can Make Them, Too!

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

When it comes to learning new technologies, we learn best with visual reinforcement and we remember best when we learn at the point of need.  So AISR has been making “movies” – video demonstrations of clever search techniques – using desktop screen capture programs.  You can access them for 1-5 minute tips whenever you choose […]

Unnatural Causes Documentary Now on Learning Resources Media Server

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

Unnatural Causes – Is Inequality Making Us  Sick?  is a PBS documentary that explores racial and socioeconomic inequities in health and healthcare delivery in the United States.  Did you miss the televised series last month?  Or were some parts so important you want to discuss them in class?   Jeffersonians may now view the documentary online, 24×7, on the Learning Resources Media […]

New Database: AccessEmergency Medicine

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

AccessEmergency Medicine, the comprehensive collection for emergency and critical care, is now available on JEFFLINE. Look for it on the list of all databases and on our Emergency Medicine page in JEFFSelects.  Like its parent AccessMedicine, AccessEmergency Medicine brings together a dozen core textbooks in the field, along with video demonstrations, grand rounds presentations, a library of images, drug information, and […]

RefWorks Updates Write-N-Cite

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

RefWorks has added storage capacity for articles, and enhanced its Write-N-Cite options. AISR is also building a series of online video tips and tricks for the popular software: Improved RefGrab-It (try it with a site like Amazon) Export from Google scholar into RefWorks Customize an output style Write-N-Cite III for Windows with Offline Capabilities This […]

Rockefeller University Press Adopts Creative Commons License

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

Rockefeller University Press, in a wonderfully enlightened move, has announced a new policy on copyright and licensing of published materials. Authors of papers published in Rockefeller University Press journals – The Journal of Cell Biology, The Journal of Experimental Medicine and The Journal of General Physiology – will now retain copyright to their published work, […]