Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
Make Your Plan to Vote!
Posted On: Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 03:08 by Beverly Murphy
The North Carolina Voter Registration deadline is October 9, 2020. Don't forget to make a plan to vote, whether in Durham or in your home state.
Duke Votes is a non-partisan, student-led organization that aims to register, educate, and mobilize the Duke community to vote this Fall. They offer a variety of programs and can answer questions.
Visit Duke Votes for more information
Picture a Scientist Documentary Screening
Posted On: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 11:07 by Brandi Tuttle
WiSE (Women in Science and Engineering) and Duke University Libraries are teaming up to host a virtual movie screening of the film PICTURE A SCIENTIST as well as a discussion event. Read on for a link to the registration form and info about the movie.
An official selection for the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival, this documentary covers women scientists who are challenging norms in a variety of scientific fields to make science more diverse, equitable, and inclusive for everyone.
Please register here by noon September 30th to receive the link for the screening room, and watch the film at your convenience anytime between Friday October 2nd at...MORE
F1000 Is Now Sciwheel
Posted On: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 17:39 by Beverly Murphy
The F1000 family of products (F1000Workspace, F1000Prime and F1000Research) has evolved as a way to discover, read, annotate, write, and share scientific research and is now known as Sciwheel. This change was effective in April 2020 and does have some implications for our users.
Sciwheel is available for free to all Duke University faculty, staff, and students. However, it does require a user to log in from the campus network every 60 days to verify institutional affiliation. If you are experiencing difficulties doing this because you are...MORE
Library Spaces Have Reopened
Posted On: Monday, August 17, 2020 - 23:11 by Beverly Murphy
Designated seats in the Medical Center Library & Archives are now available for individual reservation, Monday – Friday, from 9a to 4p for Duke Health badge holders. To reserve a seat, connect to Seat & Space Bookings and follow instructions. From this page, you may make a new reservation, take possession of your reserved seat, and check out when you are ready to leave.MORE
School of Medicine Research Symposium Posters
Posted On: Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 17:23 by Beverly Murphy
The 51st Annual Duke School of Medicine Student Research Symposium (formerly known as AOA Day) highlights the scientific contributions of our Third Year Medical students. It is a unique opportunity for all other medical students and faculty to view the scope and impact of medical student research at Duke.
Website "Refresh" is Here!
Posted On: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 02:34 by Beverly Murphy
Our Website (most primarily the frontal portal) has undergone a facelift!
Though it has a similar look and feel to the previous version, you will notice some distinct enhancements:
- More resources added to the "Quicklinks" including DynaMed, CINAHL, and Mobile Apps
- Redesigned search widget for quick queries in PubMed, UpTodate, E-journals, the Catalog and our Website
- Addition of a new set of high value menu resources and services offering "Our Expertise" in evidence-based practice, instructional support, systematic reviews, citation management, medical archives, and more.
- New drop-down menus that...
Document Delivery/ILL Services Returns for Article Requests
Posted On: Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 01:21 by Beverly Murphy
Document Delivery/Interlibrary Loan Services have been reinstated as of Friday, May 22, 2020 to fill routine article requests. Articles that are electronically available may be easier to retrieve whereas those from older or more obscure publications may be more difficult to acquire.
If you are a Duke clinician, faculty, or staff member and have an urgent request for a full-text article(s) related to direct patient care or COVID-19, please alert us in the notes field on the request form.
We may not be able to borrow any books since most libraries have suspended book lending at this time.
Please note: Access to...MORE
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Your Story Matters! Documenting COVID-19 at Duke
Posted On: Monday, April 27, 2020 - 15:57 by Rebecca Williams
COVID-19 has changed and disrupted our lives, at Duke and around the world. On campus, most students have returned home, classes are online, and all events are cancelled. Many staff are working from home; others that are deemed essential continue to work on campus. The hospital is preparing for an influx of people infected with COVID-19. Duke researchers are trying to find ways to fight the disease, from identifying treatments to creating better protective equipment.
And we all live with the fear of the physical impact of the virus, both for ourselves and our families.
The Duke University Archives and the Duke University Medical Center Archives have been hard at work to document this unique time in history. We have been capturing all of the news alerts, email updates...MORE
Temporary Free E-Resources in Response to COVID-19
Posted On: Monday, March 23, 2020 - 14:34 by Beverly Murphy
COVID-19 Core Clinical Resources Libguide
Posted On: Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 18:56 by Beverly Murphy
COVID-19: Core Clinical Resources is a compilation of information and literature about COVID-19 that will be immediately useful to practicing clinicians at Duke. Please understand that this guide is also fluid and evolving since the topic is evolving rapidly, with an onslaught of literature and information. If you are a Duke clinician, we welcome your feedback and suggestions.
RedCap Office Hours Now Virtual
Posted On: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 17:07 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.
All in-person weekly office hour sessions are being replaced with virtual sessions.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to indicate which of the following times you would like a DOCR team member to schedule a WebEx with you.
- Tuesdays, 10-11a
- Wednesdays, 10-11a
- Thursdays, 2-3p
Check Out a Digital Health Device
Posted On: Monday, November 18, 2019 - 10:34 by Brandi Tuttle
Did you know that of the research proposals submitted to the Duke Health Institutional Review Board (IRB), the number that include mobile apps or digital health devices has rapidly increased? In the past year alone, 476 new studies (19.5%) indicated that they will use a mobile application as part of the research study. In response, the Duke Mobile App Gateway and the Duke Medical Center Library & Archives have teamed up to provide access to digital health devices that can be used in research and pilot projects across Duke.
The Digital Health Device Collection will enable researchers, clinicians, students and consumers to explore the capabilities and...MORE
One Click Access to PDFs Piloted in PubMed
Posted On: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 13:30 by Beverly Murphy
Have you noticed anything new while searching in PubMed? The Medical Center Library & Archives is piloting LibKey, a product that allows a “one click to PDF” experience in PubMed when users click on the Getit@Duke button. Based on the Library's holdings and authentication data, this greatly accelerates access to content and minimizes clicks, while ensuring there is no loss in access for the content.
Shorty, we will be retiring the current MedLib Online button in PubMed and will be using LibKey within the Getit@Duke button. We would appreciate your feedback. Please feel free to drop us a line at email@example.com with an questions or concerns.MORE
EndNote and Mac OS Catalina
Posted On: Monday, August 12, 2019 - 11:54 by Sarah Cantrell
Are you using EndNote on a Mac? If so, there are important changes underway! In October, Apple will be releasing the latest macOS 10.15 (also known as Catalina). With the release of Catalina, Apple will be dropping all 32-bit application support and this will impact EndNote. EndNote X9 for Mac will be extensively updated for compatibility prior to the launch of Catalina.
What do you need to do?
- If you already have EndNote X9, please install all updates as they become available to avoid interruption in your workflow.
- If you are running EndNote...
Wall Street Journal Access for the Duke Community!
Posted On: Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 16:53 by Brandi Tuttle
Thanks to Duke's Ford Business Library and Goodson Law Library, all Duke University students, faculty and staff are eligible to sign up for personal accounts on WSJ.com, the online Wall Street Journal. You can also get WSJ.com for your mobile devices!
Connect to this page for links to the FAQ, registration, instructions, and information for those who already pay for a personal account on WSJ.com.MORE