Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
Keep up with the literature with Read by QXMD or Researcher!
Posted On: Monday, February 24, 2020 - 12:04 by Samantha Kaplan
Feel like you are missing important articles? Struggling to stay up-to-date with your favorite journals? Want easier access to the full text articles on your mobile phone? Tools like Read by QxMD or Researcher allow you to create personalized feeds of the research that matters to you. They're mobile-friendly, free, and set up is easy!
- For Read by QxMD, make sure to add Duke as your institution in the "Account Settings" section under “Institutional Access.”
- For Researcher, you'...
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Tags: mobile apps
New PubMed Interface to Launch in 2020
Posted On: Monday, February 24, 2020 - 00:57 by Sarah Cantrell
Sign up today for our next webinar on Fri. Mar. 6; 1-2p where we will discuss and demo the new interface features. Or, attend an in-person class for tips and instruction on advanced literature searching in New PubMed; our next in-person classes will be held on ...MORE
Posted On: Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 21:34 by Beverly Murphy
New NIHMS System for Public Access Policy Compliance
Posted On: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 16:10 by Karen Barton
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is in the process of updating many of its research support tools for improvements in navigation, usability, and more. The NIH Manuscript Submission (NIHMS) system is the latest tool to see changes, which went into effect on January 23, 2020. NIHMS facilitates the submission of peer-reviewed manuscripts for inclusion in the PubMed Central (PMC) database in support of the NIH Public Access Policy. NIHMS also supports the public access policies of other organizations and government agencies.Here's what's notably new in NIHMS:
- "My Manuscripts" menu...
Categories: Resource Updates
Black History Month: A Medical Perspective-Mossell
Posted On: Monday, February 10, 2020 - 00:31 by Beverly Murphy
Black History Month: A Medical Perspective-Williams
Posted On: Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 00:05 by Beverly Murphy
Medical Center Archives Acquires Onyekwere E. Akwari Papers
Posted On: Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 15:21 by Rebecca Williams
This blog post was contributed by Archives Intern McKenzie Long
The Duke University Medical Center Archives (DUMCA) is excited to announce the acquisition of the Onyekwere E. Akwari Papers, a collection that documents the personal life and professional career of Dr. Onyekwere E. Akwari, a Nigerian-American and the first African-American surgeon at Duke University.
Dr. Akwari was the son of Theophilus Akwari, an export-import business owner, and Ngarasi Christiana Ukegbu, the owner and operator of numerous local shops. He was raised in Abia State, Nigeria as the oldest of eight children. In 1962, shortly after Nigeria declared its independence from...MORE
Black History Month: A Medical Perspective
Posted On: Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 15:27 by Beverly Murphy
2019 Novel Coronavirus Information
Posted On: Friday, January 31, 2020 - 12:48 by Sarah Cantrell
If you are seeking information and articles on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak, we recommend the following resources.
- To identify published articles indexed in PubMed, you may use this search strategy or click on the link to execute the search:
"COVID-19"[Supplementary Concept] OR "severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus...
Categories: From the Literature
Posted On: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 14:15 by Beverly Murphy
The Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) and the Medical Center Library & Archives have partnered to bring this lunch series program to the Duke Research Community. "Research Wednesdays" feature topics that impact the research community presented by subject matter experts in each field. They are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month from 1:10–2:00 pm. No registrations is required. Just bring your Duke ID badge and sign in at the door. Unless otherwise posted, all presentations will take place in Duke...MORE
REDCap Office Hours
Posted On: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 13:15 by Beverly Murphy
REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) is a secure, Web-based application designed to support data capture. At Duke, this system is managed and supported by the Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) Research Management Team (RMT), located in the School of Medicine. RMT provides research and data management support to investigators across Duke.
One-on-one assistance from DOCR programmers is available on a first-come, first-serve basis every Tuesday at 10a. No appointment is required.
Next offering: Tue. Feb. 25; 10-11a; Rm 212C Level 2R.MORE
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