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Stony Brook Medicine Healthy Libraries Program recognized for being a community resource

The work of bringing high quality health services and resources to our local communities by Stony Brook librarians, faculty, and interns associated with the The Stony Brook Medicine Healthy Libraries Program (HeLP) has been recognized by CBS news. The Stony

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Paul Offit Announced as the 2021 Antonija Prelec Visiting Scholar

Paul Offit M.D. Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadephia will be the 2021 Anotnija Prelec Visiting Scholar. Dr. Offit is a frequent contributor to NPR and has written several best-selling books including, “Do You

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New Health Disparities Research Guide

Guest post by Health Sciences Library Intern Sunny Chung The Health Disparities research guide provides links to healthcare information and resources that can help to reduce health disparities and provide more equitable health care. It contains information about which groups

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Michael B. Huang Recognized for His Role in International Librarianship

Michael B. Huang, SUNY Distinguished Librarian and Director of Global Library Iniaitives at Stony Brook University has recently been recognized by two major library organizations for his role in promoting international librarianship. Mr. Huang has been elected to serve as

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Kaplan and Sadock series available online

Psychiatry Series Ebooks Available  The Health Sciences Library has recently acquired a collection of titles in the Kaplan and Sadock Psychiatry series. The cornerstone texts in the field for 50 years, Kaplan & Sadock’s Textbooks have consistently kept pace with

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Wishing luck to SOM students – Match Day 2021

Match Day is tomorrow Friday 3/19! This is the highly anticipated day when medical students find out where they will be training as residents for the next several years. This is a very exciting time as all the foundational skills

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NNLM Love Data Week 2021

Contains information about "Love Data Week" featured speakers.

Love Data Week is a week-long series of events bringing recognition to the importance of all aspects of research data. The National Networks of Library of Medicine (NNLM) is hosting several events during Love Data Week, from 2/8/21-2/12/21, including four

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Important Changes Coming to My NCBI Accounts

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After June 1, 2021, My NCBI users will no longer be able to login using their My NCBI credentials. This includes access to SciENcv and MyBibliography. You must use a federated account, either through eRA Commons, Google or your institution, in

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Calling All Nutritionists and Dietitians! Nutrition Reference Center Now Available.

The Health Sciences Library has recently acquired a new resource, Nutrition Reference Center.  The resource can be accessed through our database A-Z List.  Access was made possible through our partnership with the Long Island Library Resources Council.  The Nutrition Reference

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New NIH Data Management Policy

Guest post by Health Sciences Library Intern Sunny Chung. The National Institutes of Health recently announced a new Policy for Data Management and Sharing. This will replace the policy that is currently in effect on January 25, 2023. NIH requires

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