Markus Library News

Rita and Frits Markus Library Launches New Website!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: Library, Library News|

We are pleased to present our new and much-improved library website! https://www.rockefeller.edu/markus-library/ Our magnificent 2nd-floor reading room will welcome you to our online resources. New website features: Improved organization for easy navigation Primo search, one search to find all relevant information from all available library resources Quick access to the library news for updated information [...]

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Have you recovered from coronavirus? You can help save lives!

By |2020-03-26T20:56:15+00:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 resources, Library News|Tags: , , , |

The Rockefeller University Hospital is conducting a study to identify ways to block COVID-19 infection. If you had a positive test, have been infected and are now clear of all symptoms, CALL 1-800-RUCARES (1-800-782-2737) or email us at RUCARES@rockefeller.edu For more information, visit: http://clinicalstudies.rucares.org/coronavirus    

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Rockefeller Virologists are educating the public on COVID-19!!

By |2020-03-24T17:32:21+00:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 resources, Immunology, Infectious Disease, Library News, Library Resources, Virology|Tags: , , , , , |

COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall Facebook Events State Senator Brad Hoylman and Assembly member Linda B. Rosenthal present a virtual town hall with experts in infectious disease from Rockefeller University and Columbia University. Dr. Paul Bieniasz Professor and Head at The Rockefeller University's Laboratory of Retrovirology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Dr. Theodora Hatziioannou Research [...]

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COVID-19 Resource: LitCOVID from NIH/NLM

By |2020-03-20T21:00:52+00:00March 20th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 resources, Library News|Tags: , |

Keep up with the latest COVID-19 research using LitCOVID. LitCOVID is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to 1328 (and growing) relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized [...]

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Webinar – The Race Is On: Strategies for COVID-19 Product Development

By |2020-03-20T17:19:33+00:00March 20th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 resources, Infectious Disease, Translational medicine, Virology, Webinar|

Space is limited, please sign up today! In this exclusive webinar, BioCentury and BioKatalyst bring together industry and health leaders to discuss how biotech leaders can accelerate COVID-19 product development. The global COVID-19 crisis has set off a race to develop medical countermeasures that is mobilizing researchers in China, the U.S. and Europe to develop [...]

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Operations of the Rita and Frits Markus Library During Covid19

By |2020-03-13T21:25:36+00:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Dear members of the Rockefeller University community, In accordance with the guidance offered by the Office of the President regarding increasing social distancing and helping prevent the further spread of Covid19 the Markus Library will be moving to virtual operation as of Monday the 16th of March until further notice. Access to the Main Reading Room, [...]

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CANCELLED: March 12th (Thursday) Author book Talk: Lee McIntyre, PhD: The Scientific Attitude

By |2020-03-09T17:50:26+00:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BELOW EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED. PLEASE WATCH OUT FOR OUR EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE NEW DATE AND TIME. Than you for your understanding. For any question or comments, please contact the library @ Markuslibrary@rockefeller.edu

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Recommended Readings: Harmit Malik, Ph.D., March 20, 2020

By |2020-03-09T15:32:06+00:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Human Disease|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures   Friday, March 20, 2020  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Harmit Malik, Ph.D. Member and Associate Director Division of Basic Sciences Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Genetic Conflicts Shape Meiosis, Centromeres, and Species   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Schroeder, Courtney M.; Malik, Harmit S. (2019). Meiosis: How Gambling Chromosomes Beat the Rules. CURRENT BIOLOGY. 29 [...]

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Recommended Readings: Shixin Liu Ph.D., Monday March 16, 2020

By |2020-03-03T15:09:51+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Biophysics, Chemical Biology, Computational Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Physics, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures     Monday, March 16, 2020 4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Shixin Liu   Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Head The Rockefeller University       Laboratory of Nanoscale Biophysics and Biochemistry                                  Machines on Genes: May the Force Be With You   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Li, Sai; Zheng, Eric Bo; Zhao, Li; et al. (2019). Nonreciprocal [...]

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SAVE THE DATE! March 12th (Thursday) Author book Talk: Lee McIntyre, PhD: The Scientific Attitude

By |2020-02-26T19:41:02+00:00February 26th, 2020|Categories: Books, Events, Library, Library News, Science and Society|Tags: , , |

Please join us at the Markus Library for our Author Book Talk with Lee McIntyre, Ph.D. discussing his latest book, The Scientific Attitude. Thursday, March 12, 3:30pm -5:00Pm, Welch Hall, 2nd floor Wine and Cheese reception begins at 3:30pm, followed by the book talk at 4:00pm.

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Recommended Readings: Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D. March 23, 2020

By |2020-02-24T23:05:13+00:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures     Monday, March 23, 2020 4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D Robin Chemers Neustein Professor and Head Laboratory of Neurogenics and Behavior The Rockefeller University The Taste of Blood   Recommended Readings:  Empirical Articles Liu, Molly Z.; Vosshall, Leslie B. (2019). General Visual and Contingent Thermal Cues Interact to Elicit [...]

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