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Introducing 2020 Nobel Prize Collection from Rockefeller University Press

By |2020-10-07T19:54:34+00:00October 7th, 2020|Categories: Journals, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: , |

In celebration of winning the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Rockefeller University Press created  a collection of articles from their journals, Journal of Experimental Medicine (JEM) and Journal of Cell Biology ( JCB), authored by Rice and Houghton on the topics of Hepatitis C virus, yellow fever, and SARS-CoV-2. These articles are free [...]

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020 announced!

By |2020-10-07T18:41:28+00:00October 7th, 2020|Categories: Infectious Disease, Library News, Library Resources, Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020 goes to.... Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice, jointly for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus. Illustration: Niklas Elmehed. © Nobel Media Their contribution, the discovery of Hepatitis C virus, revealed the cause of the cases of chronic hepatitis and made possible blood tests [...]

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August 2020 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2020-09-23T17:41:28+00:00September 23rd, 2020|Categories: Digital Commons, Library News|

Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 5603 full-text downloads and 197 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 3712. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 404 institutions across 100 countries. The most popular papers were: JAMES WATSON AND FRANCIS CRICK (908 downloads) https://digitalcommons.rockefeller.edu/transforming-principle-dna/23 ERWIN CHARGAFF (203 [...]

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Introducing our new book collection for Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equality

By |2020-09-18T13:16:44+00:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Library, Library News, Library Resources, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Dear Rockefeller Community, In conjunction with the RISI Group, the Rockefeller University has taken action to advance the causes of diversity, inclusivity, and equality. We are proud to announce that The Rita & Fritz Markus Library has created a new collection of books called “Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equality” which are now available in the new [...]

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Markus Library Collection Updates

By |2020-07-14T19:57:11+00:00July 14th, 2020|Categories: Library, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: |

As a part of our collection management process the Library reviews usage statistics and evaluates value of each resources annually.  In addition to our internal process of collection evaluation, we consider the University’s research focus, financial requirements from the University, and other factors that are important to advance the University’s mission when making adjustments to [...]

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Markus Library Virtual Office Will Open on June 1st (Monday) at 11am!

By |2020-05-29T18:27:46+00:00May 29th, 2020|Categories: Library, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: , |

We are excited to offer our virtual office hours, 3 days a week, from 11am to 1pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. If you have any questions regarding library resources, need assistance finding resources, need help trouble shooting access to our resources, or have questions for librarian/ informationists, please come to our virtual office hours. [...]

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Introducing LibGuides!

By |2020-04-08T15:15:35+00:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: Database, Library, Library How-To, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: |

Welcome to Markus Library's LibGuides! https://markus-library.libguides.com Introducing LibGuides, your one stop library resource portal. These guides are curated by library staff and organized by subjects or topics. Each guide contains information, resources, and links relevant to the topic or subject. We have 8 guides available as of today, and we will continue to add contents [...]

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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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