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Archive for May, 2012

PsycINFO Alerts Affected by Database Reload in June

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

The OVIDSP PsycINFO database is scheduled for a reload in early June. Please be aware that all previously created Alerts will be flushed as part of the reload. If you currently have Alerts they will need to be recreated.  A new 2012 Classification Code and Thesaurus Tools (with 137 added or updated terms) will be implemented […]

Health Business Elite–Including Harvard Business Review–Comes to JEFFLINE

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

JEFFLINE readers now have access to Health Business Elite from EBSCO. This database includes full text from over 500 journals covering: hospital management hospital administration marketing human resources computer technology facilities management insurance Years of coverage vary with each title; Harvard Business Review includes 1922 to the present.  Search by subject, browse by publication, and […]

Natural Standard’s New Recipe Database

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Natural Standard recently launched a new Recipe Database, which serves as a resource for both healthcare providers and consumers. In addition to regular exercise, well-balanced meals and sensible portions are important to overall health. To maintain a healthy weight, an individual’s intake of calories should be about equal to the calories used or burned during […]

Register Now for RefWorks Training Workshops in June

Monday, May 21st, 2012

Need to brush up on your RefWorks skills, or just want a quick introduction to the software? Sign up now for a webinar tutorial, conducted by RefWorks trainers. Please note that registration is limited and enrollment is required. How to teach RefWorks 2.0 in 15 Minutes (taught in 30 minutes) During this 30-minute session, you’ll […]

Clinical Resources Support

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

AISR’s support for clinical programs has expanded with two new staff in Information Services. Each is available to train clinicians and patient care staff on available information resources, answer information queries, develop and support programs like journal clubs, provide small group support, and more. Patricia Wynne, BSN, MS, leads the program as Associate University Librarian […]

Next Reading for Jefferson Book Club

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Get started on your summer reading with a selection for the Jefferson Book Club! Copies are available for sale at the University Bookstore and for loan at the Scott Memorial Library. Forgotten,  by Nicole Salomone All her life, Abigail Jones has been at the pinnacle of colonial American society. But, when her house is maliciously […]

Update on Library Renovations

Monday, May 14th, 2012

More furniture arrived recently, completing the 1st floor renovations and finishing this stage of the 2nd and 3rd floors. It’s already popular – students have moved right in! The new armchair seating on the first floor is bright and comfortable. New study chairs, tables and lamps are much more inviting than the old furniture. The […]

Grant Writing Support

Monday, May 14th, 2012

The 2011-2012 Postdoctoral Fellowship Application Program (PFAP) wrapped up on Tuesday with a grant writing workshop to provide guidance on applying for NIH career development awards. In the first session, Joan Lakoski, PhD, Professor, Pharmacology & Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh, and Robert J. Milner, PhD, Associate Vice Provost for Professional Development and Professor of […]