Duke Medical Center Library & Archives
June 2022 Archive
Posted On: Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 18:16 by Beverly Murphy
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.MORE
Tags: for researchers
Demystifying Peer Review in 30
Posted On: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 11:15 by Beverly Murphy
Searching CINAHL Effectively
Posted On: Monday, June 27, 2022 - 17:41 by Beverly Murphy
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.MORE
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...MORE
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.MORE
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...MORE
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...MORE
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...
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...