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Writing for Publication? We Can Help…

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

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 […]

NCHS Data Online Query System (DOQS): Beta for Review

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

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 dynamically generated statistical tables, charts, and graphs using NCHS […]

Photography of David Graham: Exhibit at Scott Library, April 7th – May 2nd

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Jefferson Digital Commons Quarterly Report, January-March 2014, Now Available

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

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 […]

Troubleshooting Tip: When Write-N-Cite Doesn’t Show Up After Installation

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

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.

Undertaking a Systematic Review? Here’s How We Can Help

Monday, March 31st, 2014

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 […]

17 E-Books New to JEFFLINE in March

Friday, March 28th, 2014

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 […]

Learn about Prezi – Online Presentation Alternative to PowerPoint

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

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

Register for RefWorks Workshops in April

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

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 […]

CDC Public Health Image Library (PHIL)

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

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 […]

Matchmaker: NIH RePORTER’s Alternative Search

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

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 Becomes ACP Smart Medicine

Monday, March 17th, 2014

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, […]

Scott 2nd Floor Student Collaboration Rooms: Policy Change

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

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.

Scott 3rd Floor Journals: Transition to Electronic Access

Monday, March 10th, 2014

  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 […]

Trials in PubMed Linking to Systematic Reviews

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

PubMed Health’s curated collection of systematic reviews now has an important new role: enabling PubMed users to go straight from a clinical trial to systematic reviews that have considered it. Visitors to records of many thousands of trials will now see a new section, called a portlet, to the right. It will show links to […]