Biology

New Electronic Lab Notebook Resource Now Available

By ksinger on October 30, 2019

In Fall of 2019 the university subscribed to LabArchives, which is an electronic lab notebook (ELN). ELN’s allow researchers to record fieldwork traditionally done on paper via digital tools. All affiliated researchers have access to LabArchives with their WUSTL Key. There’s functiona...

Read Your Favorite Professional Journals Using BrowZine

By Melissa Vetter on October 15, 2019

Did you know you can access BrowZine in multiple ways? BrowZine is available from your web browser and as a mobile app for your iOS and Android devices. Most of us go back and forth between our desktop computer, laptop and mobile devices throughout the day. Your BrowZine Account makes accessing y...

Workshop on Increasing Openness and Reproducibility (Jan 17)

By Melissa Vetter on September 27, 2019

January 17 | 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. John M. Olin Library Level 1, Room 142 There are many actions researchers can take to increase the openness and reproducibility of their work. Please join us for a day-long workshop, led by Ian Sullivan from the Center for Open Science, to learn easy, practical steps...

Responsible Conduct of Research Workshop

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

November 14 | 2-3pm John M. Olin Library Room 142 This workshop for Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) is offered to fulfill a National Science Foundation continuing education requirement of at least one face-to-face education session each fiscal year. This requirement applies to all qualifyin...

ORCID Flash Session

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

October 4 | 10-10:30 a.m. John M. Olin Library Room 142 Open Researcher & Contributor Identifier (ORCID) provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and supports automated links between you and your professional activities. The NIH recently anno...

Open Access @ WashU: Why Here, Why Now?

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

October 23 | 12-1:30 p.m. John M. Olin Library Room 142 This forum and roundtable discussion will focus on Open Access and publishing at WashU—to coincide with International Open Access Week 2019—presenting different disciplinary perspectives and opportunity for attendees to share their experienc...

Research Data Compute Training Offered October 1, 2019

By Melissa Vetter on September 18, 2019

October 1, 2019 EPNEC Conference Center Washington University Medical School You are invited to attend research compute training on October 1, 2019 at the EPNEC Conference Center. Research compute services are being developed to allow you to process and analyze large amounts of data via the data ...

NIH Loan Repayment Programs

By Melissa Vetter on September 18, 2019

–From Research News, produced by the Office of Sponsored Research Services The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Extramural Loan Repayment Programs (LRP) application cycle opened September 1, 2019, and will close on November 15, 2019. Please see the document below for more information reg...

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...