Biology

News and notes for biology, July 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

Olin Library North Door: Update Aug. 14: The north entrance is not anticipated to open until sometime in mid- to late-October. During some of August, access to Olin Library will be limited to a path on the northeast side of the building. If you are coming from the west, you will need to walk all ...

Publications from WU Biology dept., July, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Babbitt SE, Hsu J, Mendez DL, Kranz RG. 2017. Biosynthesis of single thioether c-type cytochromes provide insight into mechanisms intrinsic to holocytochrome c synthase (HCCS). Biochemistry 56(26):3337-3346. PubMed abstract &am...

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Biology books and ebooks added, July 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

3D Cell Culture Zuzana Koledova Methods in Molecular Biology 1612 Springer ebooks Advances in Applied Microbiology, v.100 Science Direct Advances in Ecological Research, v.57: Networks of Invasion: Empirical Evidence and Case Studies Science Direct Advances in Microbial Physiology, v.71 Science D...

Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, UMSL, September 28-29

By Ruth Lewis on July 20, 2017

Keynotes, program and preregistration are now available for Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, a St. Louis regional conference, Sept. 28-29, 2017. “FTTC is an annual two-day regional conference held on the UMSL campus that hosts faculty, staff, and students from universities, c...

News and notes for biology, June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Biologists debate how to license preprints, Flood of online manuscripts generates confusion about terms for distribution and reuse. Nature doi:10.1038/nature.2017.22161 Canary Haz, another browser plugin to seek fulltext; more info: Introducing Canary Haz: discovering article PDFs with one click....

Publications from WU Biology dept., June, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Aguilar-Hernández V, Kim DY, Stankey RJ, Scalf M, Smith LM, Vierstra RD. 2017. Mass Spectrometric Analyses Reveal a Central Role for Ubiquitylation in Remodeling the Arabidopsis Proteome During Photomorphogenesis. Mol Plant 10(...

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Biology best sellers, Sept. 2016-June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Biology, June 2017 | Best Sellers, September 2016 to June 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation Fuller, Randall Viking 2017. ISBN 9780525428336. $2...

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Biology books and ebooks added, June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Across the Alps in Prehistory: Isotopic Mapping of the Brenner Passage by Bioarchaeology Gisela Grupe, Andrea Grigat, George C. McGlynn Springer ebook Advances in Bioenergy, v.1 Yebo Li; Xumeng Ge Safari Tech ebooks Advances in Botanical Research, v.83: Phytoremediation Science Direct Advances in...

Thoughts about Sci-Hub and “easy” access

By Ruth Lewis on June 23, 2017

Sci-Hub has been in the news this month. US court grants Elsevier millions in damages from Sci-Hub Nature News & Comment; and publishers “welcome” this, e.g., The Association of American Publishers Welcomes Major Judgment Against “Sci-Hub” Pirate Site and International Publishers ...