History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Ovid databases, ebook and ejournals now available

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2018

Starting July 1, 2018, Ovid will no longer require a Username and Password to access and will be available to all WU users. In addition to databases (Ovid Medline and Health and Psychosocial Instruments), it will include over 1000 fulltext ebooks and over 500 fulltext ejournals. Many thanks to Be...

New BrowZine Web Features

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Now you can share an article with a colleague through BrowZine.  Under the Share option in BrowZine Web, users may click “Copy Link to Article.” With these links, BrowZine automatically routes to the correct source.  If the user is off campus or even affiliated with another institutio...

1findr and more on Dimensions

By Ruth Lewis on April 30, 2018

The announcement of the launch of 1findr makes me wonder how many other products like this are in the pipeline. The free version of 1findr looks useful and worth exploring. The database so far contains records of “90 million peer-reviewed journal articles”. It seems logical to me that...

NEW eREFERENCE- The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

By Joy on April 19, 2018

  The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History: Compiled by an international team of contributors, area editors and general editors, ‘The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History’ provides a much needed guide to the main global events, personalities and themes from the ei...

‘Art of Medicine’ Exhibition Showcases Student Projects

By Jody Mitori on April 17, 2018

The Art of Medicine exhibition is now open in Olin Library’s Ginkgo Room through June 29. This exhibition showcases students’ final projects from The Art of Medicine, one of five courses sponsored by the Provost’s Cross-School Interdisciplinary Teaching Grant Program. This collaborati...


History of Science, April 2018 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on April 5, 2018

History of Science, April 2018 | Best Sellers, March 2017 to April 2018 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. The Recovery Revolution: The Battle over Addiction Treatment in the United States Clark, Claire D. Columbia University Pres...