Biology

The New PubMed is Here

By Melissa Vetter on November 21, 2019

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is replacing the current version of PubMed with a newly re-designed version which will become the default in spring 2020. Try the new PubMed  now (link customized for the Danforth Campus). Some of the big changes between legacy PubMed and new PubMed include:...

Center for Open Science (COS) Workshop

By Alison Verbeck on November 14, 2019

Center for Open Science (COS) Workshop: Practical steps for increasing openness and reproducibility 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,...

LibKey Nomad Has Arrived

By Alison Verbeck on November 4, 2019

LibKey Nomad, a browser extension for Chrome, was released by BrowZine last month. It connects researchers to library-licensed and open access full text articles referenced on scholarly websites. Users love how LibKey Nomad instantly indicates when articles are available and seamlessly connects t...

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...