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About Douglas Many

Douglas Many is the Manager of Library Systems and Electronic Resources of the Rita & Frits Markus Library at The Rockefeller University. email: many@rockefeller.edu

April 2019 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2019-05-28T14:05:54+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Database, Digital Commons, Library, Library News|

Visit Your Digital Commons Dashboard Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 969 full-text downloads and 0 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 2159. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 190 institutions across 63 countries.   The most popular papers were: ECOWeB 1.1: Ecologists' Cooperative Web [...]

Electronic Lab Notebooks: From Paper to Screen, Keeping Track of Your Research

By |2019-05-06T18:13:22+00:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Events|

Title: Electronic Lab Notebooks: From Paper to Screen, Keeping Track of Your Research Series: R3:Enhancing Scientific Rigor, Reproducibility, and Reporting Speaker(s): Ilaria Ceglia, Ph.D. Dept./Lab: Hospital Biostatistics Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019 Time: 2:00 pm Location: Weiss 305 Notes:   As we move into a more digital world it is important that the methods by [...]

March 2019 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2019-05-23T13:06:47+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Database, Digital Commons, Library, Library News|

Visit Your Digital Commons Dashboard Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 1098 full-text downloads and 8 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 2159. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 213 institutions across 72 countries.   The most popular papers were: Population Dynamics In A Model [...]

February 2019 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2019-05-23T13:19:49+00:00March 23rd, 2019|Categories: Database, Digital Commons, Library, Library News, Uncategorized|

Visit Your Digital Commons Dashboard Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 1104 full-text downloads and 93 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 2159. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 187 institutions across 71 countries.   The most popular papers were: DESCRIPTIVE PAMPHLET, 1919 (91 downloads) [...]

Delays in Interlibrary Loan

By |2019-03-18T16:26:44+00:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Document Delivery, Interlibrary Loan, Library|

What is DOCLINE? DOCLINE is the National Library of Medicine's automated interlibrary loan (ILL) request routing and referral system. The purpose of the system is to provide efficient document delivery service among libraries in the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM). A new version of the software we use for processing Interlibrary Loan requests [...]

Discovering That Genes Are Made of DNA

By |2019-03-25T17:30:53+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, Library|

January 31, 2019 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM Welch Hall, 2nd Floor Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Avery-MacLeod-McCarty Transformation Paper with Excerpts from a Never-before-seen Video Interview with Maclyn McCarty On February 1, 1944, The Journal of Experimental Medicine published an account by Oswald Avery, Colin MacLeod, and Maclyn McCarty of what Nobelist Peter [...]

BioCyc database collection

By |2019-04-22T18:24:28+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Database, Genomics|

The BioCyc collection of Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs) provides a reference on the genomes and metabolic pathways of thousands of sequenced organisms. BioCyc PGDBs are generated by software that predict the metabolic pathways of completely sequenced organisms, predict which genes code for missing enzymes in metabolic pathways, and predict operons. BioCyc also integrates information from other [...]

Introducing Matthew Covey, new University Librarian

By |2019-06-05T15:00:28+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Library|

This August, Matthew Covey joined Rockefeller as the new University Librarian. The first scientist to hold the position since Professor Alfred Mirsky’s tenure as librarian from 1965 until 1972, Matt’s appointment emphasizes Rockefeller’s commitment to revitalizing the Rita and Frits Markus Library with new services, resources, and expertise that more directly support biomedical research in [...]

BioCyc – New Database coming soon to the Library

By |2019-04-22T18:25:02+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Database, Genomics|

The Markus Library is pleased to announce that starting in January Rockefeller University will have access to the BioCyc database collection from Phoenix Bioinformatics. Access will be freely available when on campus or via the RU VPN service when off campus. This suite of Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs) provides a reference on the genomes and metabolic [...]

New Database available from the Library

By |2019-04-22T18:26:21+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Database, Ornithology|

The Markus Library is pleased to announce that Rockefeller University now has access to the Birds of North America database from the Cornell Lab for Ornithology. Access is freely available when on campus or via the RU VPN service when off campus. This comprehensive database of bird species found in the US and Canada is [...]