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Archive for July, 2008

BioData Mining – a New Open Access Journal

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Now accepting manuscripts! From the press release: BioData Mining is a new open access journal which publishes original articles on all aspects of data mining applied to high-dimensional biological and biomedical data, focusing on computational aspects of knowledge discovery from large-scale genetic, transcriptomic, genomic, proteomic, and metabolomic data. As well as being open access, BioData […]

New Exhibit Features Student Artwork from Yearbooks

Monday, July 21st, 2008

The new art exhibition on the second floor in Scott Memorial Library is a must see! “The Art of Jefferson Medical College Yearbooks: a selection of artwork found in student yearbook publications“ From cartoons and caricatures to serious art nouveau illustrations, student artistic talents shine in our collection of over a century of yearbooks. The […]

Thanks for Your Comments on JEFFLINE 2008

Monday, July 21st, 2008

A big THANK YOU to all who contributed opinions about the proposed new design for JEFFLINE during our survey in June and July. We received over 80 responses from a cross section of faculty, students, staff and affiliates.  Most responders not only completed the survey questions, but also contributed free-form comments that will help us […]

RefWorks Webinars in August

Friday, July 11th, 2008

RefWorks is offering a series of webinars in August 2008, and issuing an open invitation to all interested Jeffersonians.  In addition to the Fundamentals and Advanced Feature sessions, special topics include: RefShare Write N’ Cite III Module for Windows RefWorks in 15 minutes Converting an EndNote Database to RefWorks New features from the August 2008 […]

Nature Publishing Group Announces Free Service to Archive on Behalf of Authors

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Scientific publisher Nature Publishing Group (NPG), UK, is initiating a free service to help authors comply with funder and institutional mandates. The service will initially be open to authors publishing original research articles in Nature, the Nature research titles and the clinical research section of Nature Clinical Practice Cardiovascular Medicine. NPG will then offer the […]

TurningPoint 2008 Update Available

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

Turning Technologies has released a new version of TurningPoint for their PC users.  We have updated the Audience Response System units to now work with the new version.  TurningPoint 2008 is backwards compatible, so files created on the previous version, or on the Macintosh version, will continue to work with the new software.  This new […]

Blackwell and Wiley Merger in Process

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

It’s been a bumpy road, but the merger of the Blackwell Synergy and Wiley Interscience services is moving along. As of July 1, all journals are available again using the JEFFLINE Journals list to access the journal homepage.  However, links from databases (such as PubMed and Scopus) do not yet link to individual articles.  These […]