Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
June 2019 Archive

Easy Access to Resources from Off Campus
Posted On: Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 22:23 by Beverly Murphy

Need to get to journal content or other library resources from off campus? Simply start at our Website! You will be prompted to sign in with your Duke NetID and password once you get to a resource that requires authentication. No VPN or Virtual PIN is needed!

There are only a few of our resources that require the VPN – Duke FormWeb, Lexicomp, Micromedex, and Pivot. The Duke Medicine network and clinical systems, including the Duke Medicine VPN, use Multi-factor authentication (MFA). You will be asked to type a second password to access our resources.

Be sure to use the Duke version of...


Tags: off-campus access

Welcome New Trainees!
Posted On: Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 16:46 by Beverly Murphy

The Medical Center Library & Archives welcomes new Trainees to Duke. Visit us and learn about our resources and services and how we can help you.

Research Wednesdays
Posted On: Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 10:46 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...


Categories: Classes, Events

Tags: for researchers, research

EndNote Class
Posted On: Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 10:45 by Beverly Murphy

Learn how to set up a new library, import citations from MEDLINE, work with the citation style manager, and more.  Wed. July 24; 12-1p; Rm 104 Level 1. This class is FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes

Tags: endnote, citation management

REDCap Office Hours
Posted On: Friday, June 28, 2019 - 12:21 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. July 23; 10-11a; Rm 212C Level 2R. 


Categories: Resource Updates

ORCID in 30
Posted On: Friday, June 28, 2019 - 12:20 by Beverly Murphy

This class will show you why ORCID is a quick and easy way to keep your publications up to date and to regain authority over all of your research. You will learn how ORCID can simplify some workflows of scholarly communication, including Elements, Scholars@Duke, and NIH Biosketch. Mon. July 22; 12:15-12:45p; Rm 104 Level 1. This class is FREE but registration is required.



Zotero in 30
Posted On: Friday, June 28, 2019 - 12:17 by Beverly Murphy

Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free program that helps manage your references by inserting them into your text and your reference list at the end of your paper. Working together with Word, Zotero offers several citation styles for formatting.

This class will show you the basics of getting started in Zotero including adding references to your Zotero library, creating folders, working with groups, and using it with Microsoft Word to cite your sources as you write. Fri. July 19; 1:15-1:45p; Rm 104 Level 1. This class is FREE but registration is required.

If you want to work in real time, download Zotero for Windows or Mac...


Categories: Classes

Tags: zotero, citation management

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.


Categories: Alerts, Resource Updates

Tags: news, Wall Street Journal