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Colleen Kenefick Visits the John Radcliffe Hospital Cairns Library, University of Oxford

On Friday, November 21, 2014, I (Colleen Kenefick, Health Sciences Librarian) spent the day at the John Radcliffe Hospital Cairns Library. This visit was very graciously coordinated in advance between Dr. Hagan Bayley (Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford Chemistry

Posted in Global Initiatives, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library

Spotlight: Project MUSE

Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content; its electronic journal collections support a wide array of research. MUSE is a source of complete, full-text versions of scholarly journals from many of the world’s leading university presses

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Database Trial: Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination Trial The fifth edition features more than eight hours of new clinical skill video content for head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the Advanced Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. Lynn Bickley,

Posted in Database Trials, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library

Project Muse Premium

Project Muse is a scholarly database similar to JSTOR that offers full-text versions of over 600 peer-reviewed journals from many of the world’s leading university presses and scholarly societies. Subject areas include: Area and Ethnic Studies; Art and Architecture; Creative

Posted in Africana Studies, Anthropology, Art, Arts & Humanities, Asian and Asian American Studies, Cinema Studies, Comparative Studies, Cultural Analysis & Theory, Databases, Digital Collections, Economics, Education, Electronic Resources, Film Studies, French, German, Health Sciences, History, Libraries, Literature, Medicine, MFA Theatre & Film, MFA Writing & Literature, Music, New and Notable, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies, Research, School of Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences, Sociology, Sustainability, Theatre, Women's Studies, Writing and Literature, Writing and Rhetoric

F1000 Trials

F1000 Trials provides clinicians and with a unique way to be alerted to new clinical trial articles and systematic reviews, with accompanying reviews and recommendations by F1000’s Faculty of experts. Currently free to registered users.

Posted in Database Trials, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library

Remembering Stony Brook’s Visionary Health Sciences Founder, Dr. Edmund D. Pellegrino

Stony Brook mourns the passing of Edmund D. Pellegrino, MD, an educational innovator and a founder of the field of bioethics, who conceived of a model for interdisciplinary health sciences education and clinical care. As the Vice President of Stony Brook University’s

Posted in Health Sciences, Medicine, Special Collections & University Archives

Open Access Theses and Dissertations

Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD) currently indexes over 1.6 million freely accessible electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 600 colleges, universities, and research institutions. The OATD project is led by

Posted in Arts & Humanities, Databases, Health Sciences, New and Notable, Open Access, Research, School of Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences, Sustainability

Antonija Prelec Memorial Lecture 2013

On Monday April 22 at 4 PM at Laufer Center Lecture Hall 1 (near Life Sciences Building), the Antonija Prelec Memorial Lecture will be presented by the 8th Prelec Visiting Scholar, Nancy Roderer, Professor of Medicine and Public Health, Former Director of the

Posted in Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library, Medicine

DATABASE TRIAL: ClinicalKey

ClinicalKey delivers all of Elsevier’s medical and surgical content in one dynamic resource, delivering access to over 900 books, over 500 journals, thousands of videos, and millions of images. This is an enhanced version of MD Consult with a proprietary

Posted in Database Trials, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library

BrowZine Trial for iPad Now Available

BrowZine – Free Trial. Read complete scholarly journals in a format that is optimized for tablet devices. Create a personal bookshelf of favorite journals and then be alerted when new issues are published. This trial does not include all of the

Posted in Health Sciences, Health Sciences Library