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2015 Cambridge Structural Database Now Available for Download

The 2015 release of the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is now available.  CSD is a repository of over 700,000 small-molecule organic and organometallic crystal structures built by the non-profit Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre in the UK.  Penn Libraries have been providing a site license to the database for the past several years.  It can be … 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

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New look for ISI’s JCR: InCites Journal Citation Reports

ISI Thomson Reuters has changed the look and feel of the Journal Citation Reports! The new version of JCR — ISI’s new InCites Journal Citation Reports — provides the data you use to evaluate and compare more than 12,000 scholarly and technical journals in the sciences and social sciences. The new InCites interface improves JCR‘s usability … Continue reading

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Check out Bio-Protocol.org! A new protocol journal for the life sciences

Bio-Protocol is a fast growing open-access e-journal focusing on publishing experimentally proven, high-quality protocols. Each protocol on Bio-Protocol is extensively peer-reviewed to ensure its reproducibility. Furthermore, each protocol also hosts an interactive Q & A section that further helps readers successfully reproduce the protocol by letting them easily ask authors clarifying questions. Click here to … Continue reading