Thomas Jefferson UniversityScott Memorial Library

Archive for December, 2008

Get Weekly Updates on Campus Construction

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Find out how key Jefferson renovation projects may impact getting around campus — the Jefferson 2010 Construction Project website is updated weekly, so you will always get the most up-to-date information. Jefferson is committed to keeping students and staff informed of all significant renovations (Hospital and University) occurring on campus. A core team involved with Jefferson renovations meets […]

Who's in the Tank?

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Have you ever wondered what kind of fish and other creatures inhabit the Library’s aquarium?  Our 215-gallon tank on the 2nd floor provides a salt water coral reef habitat for over 3 dozen animals, from corals and invertebrates to spectacularly colored fish. Now we’ve posted a list of the inhabitants on display, so stop by […]

Natural Standard Launches Environmental Resources Database

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

As the green movement continues to gain momentum, a growing number of businesses, schools and communities are supporting sustainable practices and promoting ecological awareness. As a contribution to this global cause, Natural Standard recently launched a new database: Environmental Resources. The database offers hundreds of educational resources about many environmental issues such as climate change, […]

Open Access Explained and Relevant to YOU

Monday, December 1st, 2008

“Sure, you’d rather focus on science than think about open access.  But the decisions made today about publishing models are relevant not only to your work, but also to the future of biomedical research.   So pay attention.”  Here’s your opportunity to catch up with the debate, read well-thought-out essays, and figure out where you […]