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Archive for September, 2013

Update on Construction and Noise at Scott Library

Monday, September 30th, 2013

UPDATE 9/30/13: The next phase of the brick & mortar repair involves setting up a barrier along the front of the building. This phase will address the north west corner and the majority of the front.  Entrance to the building will be redirected to each of the north corners; you won’t be able to enter […]

Diet, Mood and Inflammation: Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds, October 1st

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Please join us for Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in  925 Chestnut Street, 2nd floor conference room from 8:00-9:00 am. Please note the venue for this exciting program.  Daniel A. Monti, M.D. is presenting and the title of his presentation is: “Diet, Mood and Inflammation” Dr. Monti is Executive and Medical Director of the […]

14 E-Books New to JEFFLINE in September

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Scott Library added these 14 e-books in September to the growing collection: Doctor of nursing practice essentials: a new model for advanced practice nursing (2nd ed.) Dorland’s illustrated medical dictionary Handbook of clinical anesthesia (7th ed.) Introduction to public health (4th ed.) Johns Hopkins nursing evidence-based practice: models and guidelines (2nd ed.) Kaplan’s clinical hypertension (10th […]

On ResearchGate? Complying with Your Publisher’s Policies?

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

ResearchGate is a scholarly networking site. Think LinkedIn, but with publications. A recent TechCrunch article reports that “it’s begun to find some traction in the scientific community, having grown to more than 2.8 million members spread across 131 countries since launch, with 30 percent now logging in once per month.” As of today, ResearchGate shows […]

Tell Us What You Think: Students Needed for Lunch Focus Group on Monday 9/23

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

We need Jefferson student volunteers (all schools) for a one-hour focus group session to help the library’s website redesign effort. When: Monday, September 23th (noon – 1 pm) Where: Scott Library, Room 200a (Non-pizza) Lunch will be provided!  Email gary.kaplan@jefferson.edu to register.  

How the Brain Learns: Online Seminar October 8

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Every educator wonders from time to time (or maybe all the time!) what his or her students are thinking. But what about how they’re thinking? You’re invited to attend a live broadcast of an online seminar on How the Brain Learns: Implications for Teaching and Learning. When: October 8, 2013, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm […]

VoiceThread: 12:15 Tech Talk on September 30

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Join us for the next program in a series of 30-minute talks by faculty members sharing technical tips and solutions. You’re welcome to bring your lunch and beverages will be provided. When: Monday, September 30, 2013 from 12:15 to 12:45 pm Where: Scott Library, Room 200A Topic: VoiceThread Speaker: Kathy Shaffer, RN, MSN, CNE Description: VoiceThread […]

Community Health Data Base 2013 Summer Update

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Jefferson researchers, the latest updates to 2012 Household Health Survey are now available for download, along with documentation for the new variables. There is also a new Demographic Product that replaces Profiler 5.2. These 15 data files offer variables that have been requested by Community Health Data Base (CHDB) members over the past few years. These […]

Chat with a Librarian

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Many of the questions you ask us come through the live chat widget on our website. This is part of a popular service that we started seven years ago when AOL Instant Messenger was the most popular chat provider. We’re discontinuing AIM, MSN, Yahoo and Gtalk to focus on how you prefer to communicate with […]

Unavoidable Construction Noise at Scott Library

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Over the last few months you may have noticed scaffolding throughout the Jefferson campus and heard the annoying sound of bricks being drilled overhead. This work is part of a city-mandated inspection and repair of brick building facades. The objective is to secure the facades by checking mortar and repairing or replacing sections as needed […]

CREATE Day Presentations Now in Jefferson Digital Commons

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Collaborative Research and Evidence Among Therapists and Educators (CREATE) Day is a clinical education program presented by occupational therapy graduate students in partial fulfillment of the Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy at Thomas Jefferson University. Students conduct a systematic review of the literature on key topic areas that reflect current occupational therapy practice […]

New Video Journal from Elsevier

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Video Journal and Encyclopedia of GI Endoscopy is an open, peer-reviewed, video journal from Elsevier. From the publisher: “The unique format of the Video Journal and Encyclopedia of GI Endoscopy provides two elements: An EXPERT VIDEO ENCYCLOPEDIA as a reference tool with systematic step-by-step demonstrations of common and rare GI pathologies and up-to-date endoscopic procedures. […]