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Archive for June, 2012

Women’s Board Recognition Wall Unveiled in Gibbon

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

The Women’s Board Recognition Wall was officially unveiled at a ceremony on June 12 in the 10th Street Lobby of the Gibbon Hospital building. In attendance were numerous guests and longtime members of the 100+ year old Women’s Board of Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals (WB). The concept for a public exhibition to acknowledge the history […]

NLM Drug Information Portal Now Available for Mobile Devices

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

From: NLM-TOX-ENVIRO-HEALTH Listserv The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Drug Information Portal is now available for mobile devices. This mobile optimized web site covers over 32,000 drugs and provides descriptions, drug names, pharmaceutical categories, and structural diagrams. Each record also features information links to 19 other resources including NLM PubMed, NLM LactMed, and Drugs@FDA. […]

Register Now for RefWorks Training Workshops in July

Friday, June 22nd, 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 […]

AISR Thanks Ed Tawyea for 23 Years of Outstanding Leadership

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

SENT ON BEHALF OF: Michael J. Vergare, MD Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs After 24 years of dedicated service to the Jefferson community, Edward Tawyea has announced his intention to step down in July 2012 as University Librarian and Director, Academic and Instructional Support and Resources (AISR). He will remain a member of the Jefferson […]

LMS Finalists, Blackboard Learn 9.1 and Desire2Learn, On Campus June 27th and 28th

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Jefferson is currently evaluating two finalists for our next Learning Management System (LMS). Please join us for demonstrations of the finalists: Blackboard Learn 9.1 will demonstrate their program on Wednesday, June 27 at 12 Noon in Solis-Cohen Auditorium (Jefferson Alumni Hall). Desire2Learn will demonstrate their program Thursday, June 28 at 12 Noon in 307 Jefferson Alumni […]

The Fortune Teller’s Wife is the Jefferson Book Club’s September Selection

Friday, June 15th, 2012

The winning book for the Jefferson Book Club’s September 13th discussion (12:00 in 200b Scott) is The Fortune Teller’s Kiss by Brenda Serotte. Please take a moment to join or renew your membership for 2012-2013! Membership form: Dues are zero dollars. The JBC is open to all students, faculty, and staff of the Jefferson […]

Scopus Service Interruptions May Affect Recent Document Counts

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

On Monday, June 11, Scopus experienced technical problems which may have caused document counts to appear lower than they are. These issues have been resolved and no data was lost. If you performed any data analysis during this period, Scopus recommends that you run those queries again.