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In the next two weeks, the Penn Libraries’ principal website will undergo significant changes in navigation and content presentation.  We hope you’ll preview our new homepage and its array of new menu options.  The latter are designed to make it easier to locate resources in our collections and facilities, and among our professional staff, because … Continue reading

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Henry Stewart Talks now available!

The Biomedical Library would like to introduce its most recent acquisition: Henry Stewart Talks Biomedical & Life Science Collection. HST provides access to a collection of over 2,000 online seminar-style lectures containing the latest research and developments as well as the fundamentals presented by many of the world’s leading experts including a number of Nobel … Continue reading

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JOVE Science Education videos

The Biomedical Library is very excited to announce the recent acquisition of Jove Science Education Basic Biology. This unique resource is a collection of how-to videos that can be used as an introduction to basic laboratory techniques, cellular and molecular biology methods, and protocols for the following model organisms: S. cerevisiae, D. melanogaster, C. elegans, … Continue reading

Announcing BoardVitals USMLE, a new test question bank
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Announcing BoardVitals USMLE, a new test question bank

The Biomedical Library would like to introduce medical students and residents to BoardVitals USMLE, a new test question bank. BoardVitals offers over 3,800 board review questions for USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3, plus an additional 5,500 Shelf Exam questions for clerkships. It has an easy to use interface, videos and images to assist with … Continue reading

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Anouncing the Penn Libraries Open Access Publication Fund

The Penn Libraries is pleased to announce the establishment of a limited fund to support open-access publication by standing and associated faculty of the University of Pennsylvania. The fund is a pilot project to support Penn scholars who want to make their publications openly accessible to all readers immediately upon publication by paying reasonable publication … Continue reading

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2015 Community Health Data Base microdata now available!

The initial data release of the Community Health Data Base’s 2014-2015 Southeastern Pennsylvania Household Health Survey, the oldest and largest regional health survey in the U.S., is now available through the Penn Libraries Web! An overview of the Penn Libraries Community Health Data Base holdings is provided in our Community Health Data Base – Penn … Continue reading