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Archive for December, 2009

Security Warnings on JEFFLINE

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

If you encounter a security warning when you try to access JEFFLINE’s full text, don’t worry.  Your computer is not being invaded.  Please just tell your computer to accept our site and you’ll be able to proceed to the content that you want.  You should only have to accept the site once – after that […]

JEFFLINE Offers New Search Feature, Congratulates Survey Winner

Monday, December 28th, 2009

Thanks for all the comments and votes on JEFFLINE’s survey about a new search feature.  We’ve made some adjustments in it in response to your suggestions, and released it today, 12/28/09.   You’ll find the new tabbed box front and center on the JEFFLINE homepage, along with a refreshingly simple single box on JEFFLINE’s secondary pages. JEFFLINE’s new multisearch The […]

Special Issue on Evidence-Based Health Policymaking

Monday, December 21st, 2009

The BioMed Central journal Health Research Policy and Systems has published a comprehensive review of evidence-informed health policymaking in a special supplementary issue.   The free supplement is titled “SUPPORT tools for evidence-informed health policymaking.”  It includes 17 support tools from various experts in the field, and structures its articles with a set of questions.  Four broad areas […]

Changes to Google Search

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

Google recently announced two significant changes in the way it handles search results. Real Time Updates Google said it would begin supplementing its search results with the updates posted second-by-second to sites like Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace.   Google users will begin seeing brand-new tweets, blog items, news articles, and social networking updates in results for […]

Next Book Club Reading: Persepolis

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

The next Jefferson Book Club Meeting will be Thursday, February 11, 2010 Noon to 1:00 p.m.  in 200B Scott (behind the fish tank) We will be reading “The Complete Persepolis,” the One Book, One Philadelphia selection for 2010.   All Jeffersonians are welcome. Scott Memorial Library has copies available for borrowing, and the Jefferson Bookstore has […]

Library to Withdraw “Archives of….” Print Journals

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Scott Memorial Library is preparing to withdraw several decades’ worth of print volumes from our collection of the AMA’s “Archives of … ” journals.  Titles include: Archives of Dermatology (1920 – 2006) Archives of Internal Medicine (1908 – 2005) Archives of General Psychiatry (1960 – 2005) Archives of Neurology and General Psychiatry (1919 – 1960) […]

RefWorks Fall Updates

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Updated Import Filter:    OVID New Output styles: American Journal of Ophthalmology Annals of Medicine Annals of Occupational Hygiene Antiviral Research Biological Control Biological Invasions Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters BMC Malaria British journal of Occupational Therapy Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology Carcinogenesis Cell Research Chemico-Biological Interactions Clinical medicine Current Genetics Developmental Neurobiology […]