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Archive for August, 2013

Authors, Have You Created Your ORCID iD?

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

It’s not just the Smiths and Johnsons who are facing challenges distinguishing their research activities from those of others with similar names. The Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) is an emerging international standard for unique identification throughout the scholarly communication process. It’s the project of a non-profit, community based organization with a board of directors and […]

11 E-Books New to JEFFLINE in August

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Scott Library added these 11 e-books in August to the growing collection: ABC of emergency radiology Braunwald’s heart disease: A textbook of cardiovascular medicine Fenichel’s clinical pediatric neurology Health behavior theory for public health How learning works: seven research-based principles for smart teaching Langman’s medical embryology Making the diagnosis: a practical guide to breast imaging Miller’s […]

New Scott Library Service Desk Debuts

Monday, August 26th, 2013

The new Scott Library single point of service desk is now open. In addition to improving the aesthetics of the second floor with an airy, brighter, modern design, we wanted to change our service to better meet the needs of today’s library users. This area replaces the old Circulation and Reference desks and serves as […]

ALERT: The Latest Version of Firefox is Blocking Some Content from Blackboard and Pulse

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Firefox users may encounter a problem accessing selected links from Blackboard and Pulse. Links in the modules—such as Support Links, TJU Links, and TJUH Links in Blackboard—may be blocked by a pop-up blocker. While this can be fixed by disabling the pop-up blocker, the new version of Firefox doesn’t provide much help since you click […]

Register for RefWorks Workshops in September

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

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. Beyond Direct Export: Five Other Ways to Import Information to RefWorks (40 minutes) Direct export is but […]

Oxidative Stress as a Driver of Cancer Metabolism: Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds September 3rd

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Please join us for Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 in  925 Chestnut Street, 2nd floor conference room from 8:00-9:00 am. Please note the venue for this exciting program.  Ubaldo Martinez-Octschoom, M.D. is presenting and the title of his presentation is: “Oxidative Stress as a Driver of Cancer Metabolism” Ubaldo Martinez-Outschoom,M.D. is Assistant Professor in […]

Radiology Images in Access Surgery

Monday, August 12th, 2013

AccessSurgery® from McGraw-Hill is an integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources. Organized around the accepted ACGME’s (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) Core Curriculum, AccessSurgery delivers content in context. A new Radiology Images section allows surgeons to practice their ability […]

Scott Library Introduces a New Way to Print and Copy with a New Payment System

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Upgraded Xerox copiers have been installed throughout the library featuring wall-mounted terminals for swiping your Jefferson ID card to pay for printing and copying. The cost will continue to be $0.10 per page and the new payment system will have a rolling implementation.  For Jefferson students:  Initially, only students will be able to swipe their […]