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The UC Medical Humanities Consortium recently celebrated campus authors who published with its book series in 2011.
Recently published titles in the UC Medical Humanities Book Series include:
In 2011, RefWorks introduced its new user-friendly RefWorks 2.0 interface. The previous interface, named “Classic,” has continued to be available to users. Users who still use the Classic interface should be aware that it will no longer be available after December 31, 2011.
For an overview of RefWorks 2.0, view these quick online tutorials.
Red Book, the popular drug pricing resource, is available online for a brief trial period. Responding to requests from UCSF faculty, the Library has activated a trial through December 23. We are negotiating with the publisher for a possible subscription.
Red Book contains information on more than 200,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications, nutraceuticals, and bulk chemicals, as well as some medical devices and supplies.
The UCSF Library has launched a new blog, Mobilized, which delivers tips, reviews, and commentary on mobile apps and devices in higher education and the health sciences.
The authors of Mobilized are from various walks of life at UCSF. The blog strives to offer a variety of useful information and perspectives on making the most of mobile apps and devices.
Recent posts include:
The Library recently created two online guides to citation management tools such as EndNote, RefWorks, and Zotero.
The EndNote, RefWorks, and Related Software guide offers basic information and comparisons between several reference management tools. Find out whether EndNote, RefWorks, Zotero, Mendeley, or Papers is right for you.
Matt Small is hailed by the San Francisco Chronicle as “a gifted San Francisco bassist and composer whose alluringly original music draws on a rich range of classical, jazz, and indigenous music.” Small currently leads three distinct ensembles: The Crushing Spiral Ensemble, Matt Small’s Chamber Ensemble, and The Bedlam Royals. Saxophone and flute player Steve Adams teaches at Mills College and is a member of the Rova Saxophone Quartet.
On Tuesday, October 11, a day of workshops brought over 100 faculty, staff, students, and others to the Teaching and Learning Center on the Kalmanovitz Library's second floor. Attendees learned about clinical teaching using the Kanbar Center's simulators and standardized patients, and about the many learning technologies and techniques supported in the TLC classrooms.
Looking for digitized versions of historic books? Try searching HathiTrust. HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries, including the University of California, working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future.
Join the UCSF Library as we participate in the fifth annual Open Access Week from October 24-30. Learn about the benefits of open access publishing, which provides peer-reviewed journal articles free of charge on the web, making them easy to access, share, and use in subsequent research. Open access is an alternative to the traditional subscription model, which burdens the university as costs keep rising.