Biology

News and notes for biology, April 2017

By Ruth Lewis on April 29, 2017

Plant Direct is a new open access journal from American Society of Plant Biologists, Society for Experimental Biology, and Wiley. Publication charges are $2,200 per article with some discounts. Authors alerting readers via PubMed Commons; “it’s great to see authors add speed and transparenc...

Preprints still in the news, April 2017

By Ruth Lewis on April 29, 2017

The Stars Are Aligning for Preprints, summary post in the Scholarly Kitchen by Judy Luther Applied Physics Now in arXiv bioRxiv receives new funding for “sharing new tools in order to speed adoption and dissemination of preprints and optimize communication infrastructure in science;” ...

Publications from WU Biology dept., April, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on April 29, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Blankenship RE. 2017. How Cyanobacteria went green. Science 355(6332):1372-1373. doi.org/10.1126/science.aam9365. Brock DA, Callison WÉ, Strassmann JE, Queller DC. 2017. Sentinel cells, symbiotic bacteria and toxin resistance i...

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Biology books and ebooks added April 2017

By Ruth Lewis on April 29, 2017

Adaption of Microbial Life to Environmental Extremes: Novel Research Results and Application 2nd ed. 2017 Helga Stan-Lotter, Sergiu Fendrihan Springer ebooks Advances in Applied Microbiology, v.99 Science Direct Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, v.82 Science Direct Advances in Immunology, ...

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Microbiology, April 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on April 20, 2017

Microbiology, April 2017 | Best Sellers, July 2016 to April, 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life Yong, Ed Ecco: HarperCollins 2016. ISBN 9780062368591. $2...

New Look for Ejournal and Get It! (Link Resolver) Pages

By Julie Hale on April 5, 2017

You might notice some changes the next time you click a little green Get It! icon to access a journal article. WU Libraries recently overhauled some webpages associated with the Get It! links, including its Ebook and Ejournal A-Z list. The goal is to make it easier for researchers to identify opt...

News and notes for biology, March 2017

By Ruth Lewis on March 30, 2017

What books (or journals or databases) do you need? Now would be an excellent time to submit requests while I still have funds available for books and ebooks this fiscal year. For very expensive titles and for journals and databases which require annual payments, I usually can’t order them i...

Publications from WU Biology dept., March. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on March 30, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. den Blaauwen T, Hamoen LW, Levin PA. 2017. The divisome at 25: the road ahead. Curr Opin Microbiol 36:85-94. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers. Duncan DM, Kiefel P, Duncan I. 2017. Mutants for Drosophila Isocitrate...

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Biology books and ebooks added March 2017

By Ruth Lewis on March 30, 2017

Actin Cytoskeleton and Bacterial Infection Hans Georg Mannherz Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 399 Springer ebooks Adult Stem Cells Paolo Di Nardo, Sanjiv Dhingra, Dinender K. Singla Methods in Molecular Biology 1553 Springer ebooks Advances in Botanical Research, v.80: Glucosinolat...

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Physiology, March 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on March 23, 2017

Physiology, March 2017 | Best Sellers, July 2016 to March 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available.The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds Lewis, Michael W.W. Norton 2017. ISBN 9780393254594. $28.95 Rest: Why You Ge...