Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
September 2020 Archive

Your Library Liaisons are Here to Help
Posted On: Monday, September 28, 2020 - 01:16 by Beverly Murphy

What are Library Liaisons?

In order to better serve Duke University and the Health System, librarians at the Medical Center Library & Archives have been assigned to work with specific departments or groups. If you do not see your program listed but you would like to work with a librarian, please contact Sarah Cantrell, Associate Director for Research and Education, at 919.660.1131.

What can Library Liaisons do?
 • Meet with you by phone, email, WebEx or Zoom
 • Guest lecture in your class or journal club
 • Integrate evidence-based practice and information literacy into your course or curriculum
 • Collaborate on systematic reviews of...


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Website Usability Survey (We Need Your Help!)
Posted On: Friday, September 25, 2020 - 01:50 by Beverly Murphy

Duke University Medical Center Library & Archives would like to know your thoughts about our Website to help inform our continued redesign efforts. Please help us by taking a few minutes to share your feedback! All responses are anonymous and will be kept confidential. Thank You!

Categories: Alerts

Tags: website, survey

Wiley Researcher Academy
Posted On: Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 23:34 by Leila Ledbetter

Writing and publishing articles can be challenging. Obstacles to getting published include lack of time to write, not knowing the right journal to send your manuscript to, and lack of familiarity with the entire research to writing process. Few researchers are formally taught about the publication process. To address this, the Medical Center Library & Archives, in partnership with Wiley Researcher Academy, offers online instruction on over a dozen topics in publishing.

Wiley Researcher Academy is a modular, self-paced online learning program for early career researchers who wish to develop their expertise and understanding of the scientific...


Categories: Explore Tools, Resource Updates

Tags: for researchers, publishing, wiley researcher academy

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...


Categories: Alerts

Tags: bias, documentary, gender, women, minorities

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...


Categories: Alerts, Explore Tools, Resource Updates

Tags: reference management, sciwheel