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- Projection Now Available in Detmer Room March 7, 2017
- Cancer: The Road Ahead February 14, 2017
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- New Exhibit: Frankenstein and the Secrets of Nature February 3, 2017
- Should We Stop with the Commenting Already?No matter what we call it, commenting on scholarly publications has a spotty record of success. Despite the mediocre results, journals, databases, and third party sites keep trying to get authors and readers to engage in this way. This post explores different models and the challenges online commenting faces. The post Should We Stop with the Commenting Alrea
- Decline and Fall of the EditorMany of the finest scholarly publications can boast of exemplary editorial programs, but the advent of Gold Open Access, especially when mandated by funding agencies, may make this kind of editorial activity a thing of the past. The post Decline and Fall of the Editor appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
- The Information Landscape — How Do We Tackle the Problems Caused by Silicon Valley?Science's historical progress can't be assumed. It has to be reclaimed, re-established. That's more difficult in a fragmented information space geared for extremism. The post The Information Landscape — How Do We Tackle the Problems Caused by Silicon Valley? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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The FDA is proposing to update the Nutrition Facts label found on most food packages in the United States. The Nutrition Facts label, introduced 20 years ago, helps consumers make informed food choices and maintain healthy dietary practices. If adopted, … Continue reading
Listed below are recent additions to the Library’s growing collection of electronic books. Click on the linked title to browse a table of contents or read the full-text. Additional online books and journals can be found in VIRGO, the University’s online catalog. … Continue reading
Time is a valuable commodity to all of us. Therefore, we are adopting a new consultation-based service model for in-depth reference assistance and training. This model will ensure that you will always get the best-qualified person to assist you with … Continue reading
Separated from your iPhone 5 charger? We can help. An iPhone 5 charger is now available for checkout at the Service Desk. You asked for it, and we got it.
On August 1, access to the Joanna Briggs Institute Evidence Based Practice (JBI EBP) database became available. The Australia-based Joanna Briggs Institute is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading providers of evidence–based information and tools to help healthcare … Continue reading
These electronic books were recently added to our collection. Click on the linked title to browse a table of contents or read the full-text. A Guide to Neonatal and Pediatric ECGs Autism and the Brain Cancer Grading Manual Caregiving for … Continue reading
The nine specialty Archives Journals in The JAMA Network will change their names effective January 1, 2013, part of the ongoing evolution to more closely interconnect the scientific journals published by the American Medical Association. The journals will be renamed … Continue reading
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a leading publisher in the field of pediatrics. With titles covering all areas of health care for children, AAP publications are among the most respected and frequently referenced in the world. Throughout the … Continue reading
Adrienne Granitz retires today after six years of service as the manager of the Library’s Service Desk. Adrienne’s library career included librarian at 4 elementary schools in Western Pennsylvania, at Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC), and the Roger Milliken Textile … Continue reading