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Biology books and ebooks added in November, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on November 29, 2017

Abiotic Stress Management for Resilient Agriculture Paramjit Singh Minhas, Jagadish Rane, Ratna Kumar Pasala Springer ebooks Anatomical Adaptations of Halophytes: A Review of Classic Literature and Recent Findings Marius-Nicu?or Grigore, Constantin Toma Springer ebooks Applications of Biotechnolo...

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Physiology, Feb.- November 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on November 16, 2017

Physiology, Feb.- November 2017 | Best Sellers as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst Sapolsky, Robert M. Penguin Books 2017. ISBN 9781594205071. $35 The Secret Life of Fat: The Scie...

News and notes for biology, Oct. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

New North Entrance to Olin Library Opens November 1 Just launched by Springer Nature: Experiments, a free search engine “to help researchers in the life sciences advance discovery by accessing the most relevant protocols and methods to support their research projects”. WU folk should ...

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Biology books and ebooks added October 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Academic & Scientific Poster Presentation: A Modern Comprehensive Guide Nicholas Rowe Springer ebooks Advanced Data Analysis in Neuroscience: Integrating Statistical and Computational Models Daniel Durstewitz Bernstein Series in Computational Neuroscience Springer ebooks Agriculturally Impor...

Publications from WU Biology dept., October, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Allen GE. 2018. Mechanism, Organicism and Vitalism. pp.59-73 IN The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy, Edited by Stuart Glennan, Phyllis Illari. New York: Routledge. book is on order. Burgie ES, Bussell...

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Botany & Zoology, October 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on October 19, 2017

Botany & Zoology, October 2017 | Best Sellers, December 2016 to October 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. Tense Bees and Shell-Shocked Crabs: Are Animals Conscious? also available on Oxford Scholarship Online Tye, Michae...

Emergent Scientist

By Alison Verbeck on October 10, 2017

EDP Sciences announced the recent launch of¬†Emergent Scientist, an innovative new open access journal that puts young scientists at its heart. The journal was born out of the 2016 International Physicists’ Tournament (IPT), and is supported by the French Physics Society and the French Acade...

Publications from WU Biology dept., September, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on September 29, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Basu D, Haswell ES. 2017. Plant mechanosensitive ion channels: an ocean of possibilities. Curr Opin Plant Biol 40:43-48. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers. DeMatteo KE, Rinas MA, Zurano JP, Selleski N, Schneider RG...

News and notes for biology, Sept. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on September 28, 2017

bioRxiv Selects Hypothesis to Enable Annotation on Preprints; more about Hypthesis Annotate the web, with anyone, anywhere. I’ve posted about “predatory journals” before but this blog post, suggesting the PubMed indexes several of these, was a bit startling to me: A Confusion of...

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Biology books and ebooks added Sept. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on September 28, 2017

I welcome your requests and suggestions for library acquisitions. 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-paper b...