Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
June 2022 Archive

EndNote Class
Posted On: Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 18:16 by Beverly Murphy

Learn how to set up a new library, import citations from MEDLINE, work with the citation style manager, and more. Thu. July 28; 12-1p; ONLINE ONLY. These classes are FREE but registration is required.

Categories: Classes

Tags: endnote, citation management

Measuring and Maximizing Research Impact
Posted On: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 17:45 by Beverly Murphy

How do you compare to researchers in your field? In this session, learn to define and find specific author, journal, and publication metrics. The pros and cons of relying on metrics, such as the H-index and Journal Impact Factor, will also be discussed. Wed. July 27, 12-1p; ONLINE ONLY.  This class is FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes

Tags: for researchers

Demystifying Peer Review in 30
Posted On: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 11:15 by Beverly Murphy

Let us help you boost your academic career! Learn the basics of the peer review process, how to complete a peer review, and how to become a peer reviewer. Thu. July 21; 10-10:30a; ONLINE ONLY. This class is FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes

Tags: peer review

Searching CINAHL Effectively
Posted On: Monday, June 27, 2022 - 17:41 by Beverly Murphy

Learn how to use CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature) effectively including using headings, subheadings, keywords, and filters to refine search results. Wed. July 20; 2-3p; ONLINE ONLY. This class is FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes

Tags: cinahl

Advanced PubMed Classes
Posted On: Monday, June 27, 2022 - 11:13 by Beverly Murphy

ant to search for relevant citations in the shortest amount of time?  Taught in the new version of PubMed, this class will show you how to effectively use MeSH, subheadings, Boolean operators, filters, MyNCBI, & more! Thu. July 14, 2-3p and Tue. July 19, 11a-12p; ONLINE ONLY.  These classes are FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes

Tags: pubmed

Research Wednesdays
Posted On: Sunday, June 26, 2022 - 18:16 by Beverly Murphy

The Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) sponsors "Research Wednesdays," a series featuring important topics impacting the research community presented by subject matter experts.

Until further notice, the Research Wednesdays series will be held via WebEx ONLY: 1:00 pm – 2:00p. No registrations is required.  WebEx meeting details will be sent to the DOCR listserve the Monday prior to the session. To be added to the DOCR listserve, email...


Categories: Classes, Events

Tags: for researchers, research

Searching Scopus
Posted On: Sunday, June 26, 2022 - 18:15 by Beverly Murphy

Scopus, a tool for identifying research trends, key scholars in an area of study, and potential collaborators, can help you understand the impact of your own research. Your author page makes it easy to see where and how often your work is being cited. This class will show you how to discover trends in a research area, gain insight into your scholarly output, and get alerts when someone cites your work in a publication.  Wed. July 13; 12-1p; ONLINE ONLY. This class is FREE but registration is required.


Categories: Classes, Databases

Tags: scopus

NIH Data Sharing and Reuse Webinar on July 8 @ 12p ET
Posted On: Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 21:33 by Lesley Skalla

The new NIH policy on data management and sharing takes effect in January 2023. To help researchers across disciplines prepare, the NIH is hosting monthly webinars with examples of how others have integrated data sharing and other open science principles into their work. The next NIH Data Sharing and Reuse Seminar will be held on Friday, July 8 at 12p ET and will feature Drs. Alan Hutson and Qian Liu presenting "NCI Funded Coordinating Center Strategies and Tools for Promoting Data, Software and Model Sharing to the Scientific Community." Click...


Categories: Events

Tags: data sharing, data reuse

Zotero Class
Posted On: Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 21:32 by Beverly Murphy

Zotero helps you insert references into your text as well as create a reference list at the end of your paper in a variety of styles. Working together with Microsoft Word, this open program is free up to 300 MB of storage.

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 Word to cite your sources as you write. Thu. July 7; 10-11a; ONLINE ONLY. This class is FREE but registration is required.

Please Note: It is recommended that you...


Categories: Classes

Tags: zotero, citation management

F1000 & Sciwheel Subscriptions Ending in June
Posted On: Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:58 by Beverly Murphy

The Duke University Libraries will no longer support the following resources. Access will end on June 30, 2022.

F1000 (Faculty Opinions)
Peer review service highlighting, evaluating, and rating top articles published in the biomedical sciences, based on the recommendations of faculty.

If you are a user of this reference management tool, you can choose to export your files easily from Sciwheel as a .RIS file into other citation management tools, such as Zotero and EndNote. Sciwheel has created easy step-by-step...


Categories: Alerts, Resource Outages, Resource Updates

Clinical Tools: A Quick Connection to the Evidence
Posted On: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 12:18 by Sarah Cantrell

Seeking quick and reliable answers to your clinical questions? Look no further than the Library’s Clinical Tools page! Here you will find a handy list of links to point-of-care resources, decision-support tools, core eBooks, guidelines, and patient education information.

Some of these include:

  • DynaMed, which provides evidence-based clinical information concerning diseases, drugs, and other therapies that is highly useful when making decisions about patient care.
  • The ability to craft a single search for your patient’s problem/intervention...

Categories: Databases, Explore Tools, Resource Updates

Tags: DynaMed, UpToDate