Biology

LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook Pilot Begins

By Melissa Vetter on September 8, 2019

This week, the Research Infrastructure Services (RIS) group—part of Washington University Information Technology — will begin piloting WashU ELN, an electronic lab notebook service powered by LabArchives. The LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook is a cloud-based application that facilitates the cr...

Register Now for Research Workshops at John M. Olin Library

By Amanda Albert on August 27, 2019

Looking to enhance your research and technical skills outside of the classroom? Then join us for this fall’s Workshops @ Olin Library. The workshops are an exciting lineup of 10 sessions on topics such as “Zen and the Art of Digital Video Editing,” “Be Textbook Savvy,” and “Planning Your Li...

Blackboard will be retired on December 31, 2019

By Melissa Vetter on August 22, 2019

— From the Blackboard website Blackboard is No Longer Available for Teaching All Courses Are Now in Canvas From May 20, 2019 to December 31, 2019 Blackboard will be available only for viewing and downloading course content. Beginning December 31, 2019 faculty, students, and staff will no lo...

ORCID and NIH Grant Announcement

By Melissa Vetter on August 7, 2019

—From the Bernard Becker Medical Library Becker Blog The NIH recently announced that ORCID IDs will soon be required for many grants offered by the NIH, AHRQ and CDC. This requirement focuses on individuals supported by research training, fellowship, research education, and career developme...

Help Us Build Our Research Collection!

By cpmcleod on March 15, 2019

Make Requests and Suggestions to Add Library Materials Please remember to submit all requests and suggestions for additions to  the library collection by using the following forms: Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation, or email Clara McLeod (Interim...

New this Spring: Instruction Request Form!

By Amanda on February 1, 2019

Interested in incorporating the library in your course? Check out the updated instruction page, including the new instruction request form! The library is developing an Instruction and Information Literacy Program dedicated to helping faculty incorporate meaningful information literacy skills and...

Books@Ovid

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

Books@Ovid offers full text, references, updates, and graphics from some of the most respected sources in medicine, nursing, and pharmacology. A searcher can choose to run a search in one text, selected texts, or all texts. Color diagrams, charts, and other textbook illustrations are available as...

History of Science and Medicine Periodicals

By Array on July 31, 2018

Collection includes Alternative Medicine and Health Periodicals, 1810-1877 that cover the concept of healthy living and alternative medicine exploring such movements as electrology, homeopathy, hydrotherapy, magnetism, phrenology, and Thomsonian medicine in the 19th century. Also includes America...

News and notes for biology, July 2018

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2018

Farewell and thanks! This is probably my last post on this blog. Retirement will be a new chapter for me; I’m not entirely sure what it will hold yet but I’m looking forward to finding out! Rob McFarland has been named interim biology subject liaison to work with your collection reque...

Publications from WU Biology Dept., July 2018

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2018

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs from 2012 – July 2018. Future updates will depend on the next biology subject librarian. In the past, publications have not been added until published with vol.,issue and page numbers. [This practice may actually be changi...