Biology

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...

Blackboard will be retired on December 31, 2019

By Melissa Vetter on August 22, 2019

— From the Blackboard website Blackboard is No Longer Available for Teaching All Courses Are Now in Canvas From May 20, 2019 to December 31, 2019 Blackboard will be available only for viewing and downloading course content. Beginning December 31, 2019 faculty, students, and staff will no lo...

ORCID and NIH Grant Announcement

By Melissa Vetter on August 7, 2019

—From the Bernard Becker Medical Library Becker Blog The NIH recently announced that ORCID IDs will soon be required for many grants offered by the NIH, AHRQ and CDC. This requirement focuses on individuals supported by research training, fellowship, research education, and career developme...

Help Us Build Our Research Collection!

By cpmcleod on March 15, 2019

Make Requests and Suggestions to Add Library Materials Please remember to submit all requests and suggestions for additions to  the library collection by using the following forms: Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation, or email Clara McLeod (Interim...

New this Spring: Instruction Request Form!

By Amanda on February 1, 2019

Interested in incorporating the library in your course? Check out the updated instruction page, including the new instruction request form! The library is developing an Instruction and Information Literacy Program dedicated to helping faculty incorporate meaningful information literacy skills and...

Books@Ovid

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

Books@Ovid offers full text, references, updates, and graphics from some of the most respected sources in medicine, nursing, and pharmacology. A searcher can choose to run a search in one text, selected texts, or all texts. Color diagrams, charts, and other textbook illustrations are available as...