Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman is the May selection for the Jefferson Book Club. “If Tim Burton reimagined The Phantom of the Opera, if Jack Finney let his dark side take over, if you rolled the best work of Clive Barker, Peter Straub and Caleb Carr into one, you still would have something that fell far […]
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We’re pleased to announce a new service designed to support Jefferson authors throughout the writing and publication process. The new Writing Center, in Room 305 Scott, is staffed by an experienced writing consultant who can help you with your work, whether you need motivation getting started on a manuscript, guidance on structure and flow, or […]
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) is pleased to announce the beta release of our newest statistical tool, the NCHS Data Online Query System (DOQS). NCHS DOQS gives users the ability to generate and store statistical analyses customized to their specific requirements. The system provides […]
The Jefferson Digital Commons had 184 new deposits this quarter. The end of the quarter brings the total number of assets to 8,811 with a total of 1,765,509 downloads. The most downloaded asset this quarter was: Multi-nutrient supplement improves hormone ratio associated with cancer risk, with 86 downloads registered from Jan 6, 2014 to April […]
Some users of Windows 7/XP and Microsoft Office 2010 have experienced a problem with RefWorks Write-N-Cite 4 failing to install (not displaying as a tab in Word). If this is the case, the application may be inactive on your computer. View this Troubleshooting Tip to help you solve the problem.
Systematic reviews play a vital role in synthesizing the proliferation of evidence into usable form. Jeffersonians are authoring systematic reviews and Scott Memorial Library is here to help. Due to the limited size of our group we do not perform searches, but we can consult with you on the following: Development of an effective research […]
Scott Library added these 17 ebooks in March to the growing collection: 5-minute clinical consult 2014 Capstone coach for nursing excellence (2nd ed.) Cardiac imaging: case review Creasy & Resnik’s maternal-fetal medicine: principles and practice Creative destruction of medicine Diagnostic imaging: breast (2nd ed.) Finish your dissertation, don’t let it finish you! Lippincott manual of […]
Attend a Prezi Workshop for Jefferson faculty, staff, and students. You’ll learn how to: Set up an account Create and animate a prezi Save and share a prezi
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 (30 minutes) Direct export is but […]
Created by a Working Group at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Public Health Image Library (PHIL) offers an organized, universal electronic gateway to CDC’s pictures. Public health professionals, the media, laboratory scientists, educators, students, and the worldwide public may use this material for reference, teaching, presentation, and public health messages. The […]
The RePORT (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools) website provides access to a variety of reporting tools, reports, data, and analyses of NIH research activities. One of the tools available on the RePORT site is the RePORTER (RePORT Expenditures and Results) module. RePORTER is an electronic tool that allows users to search a repository of NIH-funded […]
ACP Pier, part of the STAT!Ref online library of electronic resources, has now become ACP Smart Medicine. ACP Smart Medicine provides access to 500 clinical diagnosis and treatment recommendations covering a wide variety of medical specialties. Features include: Clinical recommendations including diagnoses, therapies and patient information to support the clinical practice of physicians, internists, residents, […]
The six student collaboration rooms along the west side of the second floor of Scott Library are now unlocked and available any time between 8 am and 2 am. Like to plan ahead? Jefferson students may still make reservations for the four rooms along the East side of the second floor. Make that reservation now.
The 3rd floor of Scott is currently being transformed from a journal warehouse to an enhanced study space. The first batch of bound journals is now being moved to dumpsters, but – don’t worry – this journal content is available online and the volumes will be sent to a recycling company. When the transition […]