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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...

News and notes for biology, February, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on February 28, 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., Feb. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on February 27, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Andreoni A, Lin S, Liu H, Blankenship RE, Yan H, Woodbury NW. 2017. Orange Carotenoid Protein as a Control Element in an Antenna System Based on a DNA Nanostructure. Nano Lett 17(2):1174-1180. PubMed abstract & fulltext for...

Preprints news from February, 2017, and why are we interested

By Ruth Lewis on February 27, 2017

I seem to mention preprints nearly every month and this month is no exception: Forecasting the Growth of Preprints in Biology Preprints – what’s in it for me?, post by Isabel Baker consisting of interviews with UK Medical Research Council researchers who have posted preprints Forthcoming open acc...

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Biology books and ebooks added February 2017

By Ruth Lewis on February 27, 2017

Abiotic Stress Response in Plants Editor(s): Narendra Tuteja, Sarvajeet S. Gill Wiley Online Library Acid-Base Balance and Nitrogen Excretion in Invertebrates: Mechanisms and Strategies in Various Invertebrate Groups with Considerations of Challenges Caused by Ocean Acidification Dirk Weihrauch, ...

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Best Sellers in Botany & Zoology

By Ruth Lewis on February 23, 2017

Best Sellers in Botany & Zoology, May 2016 to Feb. 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are? De Waal, Frans W.W. Norton 2016. ISBN 9780393246186. $27.95 The Hidden Life of Trees...

News and notes for biology, December 2016 – January 2017

By Ruth Lewis on January 31, 2017

Interested in open textbooks? You might enjoy one of these OpenStax Microbiology webinars with Senior Contributing Author Mark Scheegurt, Professor at Wichita State University. OpenStax Microbiology is produced through a collaborative publishing agreement between OpenStax and the American Society...

Publications from WU Biology dept., Dec. 2016 – Jan. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on January 30, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Allen, GE. 2016. Reflections on the History of Biology as a Field: 1966-2014. J Hist Biol 49(4):733-742. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10739-016-9458-3. Arefanian S, Schäll D, Chang S, Ghasemi R, Higashikubo R, Zheleznyak A, Guo Y, Yu J,...

Biology books and ebooks added December 2016 – January 2017

By Ruth Lewis on January 30, 2017

I welcome your requests and suggestions for library acquisitions. You may email Ruth at rlewis@wustl.edu or use forms, Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation. Please specify format when you have a preference; while there are good reasons to buy ink-on...

Ejournal and database news for biology, January 2017

By Ruth Lewis on January 30, 2017

Wiley negotiations: We now have university-wide access to all of the Wiley electronic journals subscribed to by either Becker Library or University Libraries. More info: Announcing Cross-Campus Access to Wiley E-Journals. Becker Medical Library Catalog and ejournals lists have been updated. WU Li...