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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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The Little Green (e)Books new to Penn – in SAGE Research Methods

The Penn Libraries have purchased SAGE Research Methods, an ebook collection and web resource that uses SAGE Publication’s 40-year legacy of methods publishing to guide users at all levels through every step of the social science research process. SAGE Research Methods offers almost 900 ebooks with searchable fulltext and downloadable PDF output. The title list … 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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Catherine Hinton honored with Opportunity Scholarship Dr. Raker Award

Warm congratulations to Catherine Hinton, Vet Library Service Assistant, on receiving Penn Vet’s Opportunity Scholarship Dr. Raker Award! The award is designed to “recognize the sincere desire to assist the professional development of students by excellent mentoring, communication, example and encouragement.”  The awardee is selected by recipients of the Charles W. Raker Opportunity Scholarship as … 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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Introducing a New and Expanded Franklin!

During the week of June 22nd, the Libraries will introduce a new, expanded Franklin interface called Franklin:Discovery!  Franklin:Discovery will provide access to the resources you expect to find in the familiar Franklin catalog, but will also allow you to search for and retrieve the full text of articles published in scholarly journal articles, magazines, newspapers, … Continue reading