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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

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Penn Libraries New Institutional Plan for Open Access Publishing with PeerJ and PeerJ Computer Science

As part of the Penn Libraries’ efforts to support the dissemination of Penn scholarship and to support innovative and sustainable open-access projects, we have set up an institutional plan with PeerJ (a publishing platform focusing on biology, medicine, and general science) and PeerJ Computer Science, https://peerj.com/institutions/38/university-of-pennsylvania/. PeerJ has developed a model of lifetime memberships for … 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

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SAGE e-journal collection grows

The Penn Libraries have added more than 300 e-journals published by SAGE Publications through the comprehensive collection SAGE Premier. The new acquisition brings to Penn readers access to all current SAGE Publications e-journal content – from more than 730 individual SAGE e-journals – plus the complete deep backfile of older issues from SAGE e-journals. SAGE … Continue reading

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2 million HathiTrust e-book records new to Franklin

The Penn Libraries catalog grows by 50% this week, with new records for digitized books from the HathiTrust Digital Library. The University of Pennsylvania Libraries became an institutional partner of HathiTrust in 2010, two years after the partnership’s creation. Since joining HathiTrust, Penn readers have been able to search, read, and download public-domain e-books directly … Continue reading