History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Unpaywall

By Alison Verbeck on September 8, 2017

Unpaywall is a web browser extension for Chrome and Firefox.  Once installed, it brings up a gray or green tab on the side of the screen when the user hits a paywalled paper.  A green “unlock” sign means that a free version of the paper is available elsewhere.  A gray “lock̶...

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History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers, October 2016 to July 27, 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies where available. How To Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS France, David Alfred A. Knopf 2016. I...

Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, UMSL, September 28-29

By Ruth Lewis on July 20, 2017

Keynotes, program and preregistration are now available for Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, a St. Louis regional conference, Sept. 28-29, 2017. “FTTC is an annual two-day regional conference held on the UMSL campus that hosts faculty, staff, and students from universities, c...