Biology

BrowZine Update

By Alison Verbeck on December 30, 2016

Reading Lists is now My Articles.  With this feature you will be able to easily create and organize lists of articles found in BrowZine. Lists of articles saved in My Articles will be automatically synchronized across devices – so favorite articles will always be just one click away, no matter wh...

books

Biology, December 2016 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on December 1, 2016

Biology, December 2016 | Best Sellers, January – December 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when available. Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight for Life Wilson, Edward O. Liveright Publishing Corporation 2016. ISBN 9781631490828. $25.95 The Society of ...

News and notes for biology, November 2016

By Ruth Lewis on November 30, 2016

Journal news: Nature Ecology & Evolution, v.1, 2017+ is on order. Free access is available for several articles already. WU Libraries have now purchased the entire backfile access to Scientific American, 1845-present. Enjoy! We have also added JSTOR Arts & Sciences X Collection. More in...

Publications from WU Biology dept., Nov. 2016

By Ruth Lewis on November 30, 2016

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Brancaccio-Taras L, Pape-Lindstrom P, Peteroy-Kelly M, Aguirre K, Awong-Taylor J, Balser T, Cahill MJ, Frey RF, Jack T, Kelrick M, Marley K, Miller KG, Osgood M, Romano S, Uzman JA, Zhao J. 2016. The PULSE Vision & Change ...

books

Biology books and ebooks added November 2016

By Ruth Lewis on November 23, 2016

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...

News and notes for biology, October 2016

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2016

Why Medical Schools Should Embrace Wikipedia: Final-Year Medical Student Contributions to Wikipedia Articles for Academic Credit at One School This is a very recent open access article from Academic Medicine. I found it interesting on many levels and since I know a few biology faculty have experi...

Publications from WU Biology dept., Oct. 2016

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2016

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Berla BM, Pakrasi HB. 2016. Correction for Berla and Pakrasi, Upregulation of Plasmid Genes during Stationary Phase in Synechocystis sp. Strain PCC 6803, a Cyanobacterium. Appl Environ Microbiol 2016 Oct 15;82(20):6291. Freely ...

books

Biology books and ebooks added October 2016

By Ruth Lewis on October 26, 2016

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. Springer ebooks: Supplementary materials released with the print books (CD-ROMs, for example...

News and notes for biology, September 2016

By Ruth Lewis on September 30, 2016

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and HighWire Press announce one-click submission from bioRxiv to seven more leading biomedical journals from three publishers eLife partners with Hypothes.is to advance open scholarly annotation. I don’t find any examples of this yet but it will be interesting ...

Publications from WU Biology dept., Sept. 2016

By Ruth Lewis on September 29, 2016

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Goodenough U. 2016. Are You a Religious Naturalist Without Knowing It? Religious Humanism 46(2):63-67. Not available online at posting but probably will be available in http://huumanists.org/publications/journal/articles eventu...