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Education and Research

UC Pilots protocols.io to Benefit Research and Education

Having a clear and detailed methods section in research journal articles is one the most effective approaches to improve research reproducibility. Reproducibility is a focus of open research

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Archives and Special Collections

Archives Month 2019

October is American Archives Month, and UCSF Archives and Special Collections is celebrating with a number of events and news items in the coming weeks to showcase our

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Technology

Students: is your laptop/phone/tablet secure?

The unending cycle of progressive IT security, ensuring that the UCSF enterprise is as secure as possible, can cause confusion when it comes to your own laptop, phone

2019 Open Access Week
Scholarly Communication

Open Access Week 2019: October 21-27

Join the UCSF Library in celebrating 2019 International Open Access Week! Open Access (OA) is the free, immediate, worldwide access to research publications and other outputs, and the

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Archives and Special Collections

Memory Lives On: Documenting the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Join UCSF Archives and Special Collections for this interdisciplinary symposium exploring and reflecting on topics related to archives and the practice of documenting the stories of HIV/AIDS. Through

Data Science Initiative

Reproducibility Workshop Series

The UCSF Library is excited to announce that we have partnered with the Graduate Division and Open Science group to host a reproducibility workshop series this fall. Why

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Makers Lab

Carvey – the 3D Carver

We are excited to announce that we have added a new piece of equipment to the Makers Lab! Carvey is a 3D carving machine, also known as a

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Wes Cayabyab

This week’s maker is Kanbar Simulation Center Technician, Wes Cayabyab. We caught up with Wes to see what he has been making for health science simulation. Q: What

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Breaking News

Elsevier Access Suspended

The University of California has been out of contract with Elsevier since January, but until now the publisher continued to allow access to 2019 articles via ScienceDirect. As

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Library Services

Introducing the New Online Library Help Center

Why a new Help Center? Here at the UCSF Library, our goal is to make help simple and human-centered. That’s why we’re excited to introduce the new and

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Karsyn Bailey

This week’s maker is UCSF MD-PhD student, Karsyn Bailey. We caught up with Karsyn in between her research to see what she has been making in the Makers

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Scholarly Communication

Open Access to UCSF Theses & Dissertations

By Liz Silva, Graduate Division, and Anneliese Taylor, LibraryPhoto by Will van Wingerden on Unsplash For years, UCSF has been at the forefront of the open science and

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Education and Research

New Research Analytics Tool – Dimensions

By Kristin Dolan, Research Development Office, and Anneliese Taylor, Library Would you like to know how your research program productivity stacks up against other investigators’ outside of UCSF?