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New Classes: Advanced Searches Mini Series

By |2021-06-08T15:53:18+00:00May 24th, 2021|Categories: Library, Library How-To, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: , , |

Please join us for an Advanced Searches Mini-Series! This series intends to introduce you to a variety of ways to search bibliographic databases. Classes are open to everyone in the Rockefeller University community. It will help to have a little bit of experience with biomedical databases but not a requirement. Anyone who wants to sharpen [...]

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Library New Read and Publish Agreement with the Company of Biologists

By |2021-04-12T18:15:28+00:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: Library Blog, Library News, Library Resources, Science|Tags: , , , |

Announcing our New Read and Publish Agreement with the Company of Biologists To advance the Open Access and Open Science movements at the Rockefeller University, the Rita and Frits Markus Library has entered into a “Read and Publish” Agreement with the Company of Biologists, the publisher of the journals Development, Journal of Cell Science, and [...]

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Announcing our New Membership to Datacite

By |2021-04-12T14:43:26+00:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: Library Blog, Library News, Library Resources, Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dear Rockefeller University Community, To better promote the Open Science movement at the Rockefeller University, the Rita and Frits Markus Library is excited to announce that we now have a membership with Datacite. This membership enables the Library to create DOI’s (Digital Object Identifiers) for your research objects. With access to Datacite, the Rockefeller University members can [...]

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Updates on our book collection for Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equality

By |2021-01-13T15:07:58+00:00January 13th, 2021|Categories: Libguide, Library, Library News, Library Resources|Tags: |

In conjunction with the RISI group, The Rita & Fritz Markus Library is looking to expand its collection of books on diversity, inclusivity, and equality. If you have a suggestion on a book or books that might be relevant to this collection, we would love to hear from you. More information about our Diversity, Inclusivity, [...]

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Happy holidays from Markus Library!

By |2020-12-22T15:20:35+00:00December 22nd, 2020|Categories: Library, Library Blog, Library News|Tags: |

Season’s Greetings from the Markus Library   The library will be closed during the university's winter recess from 12/24/2020 to 1/3/2021. We will resume all our online services on Monday 1/4/2021 while our physical library will remain closed under the university's guidelines. For immediate assistance during our winter recess, please e-mail us at markuslibrary@rockefeller.edu We [...]

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We are open virtually!!

By |2020-12-09T20:19:57+00:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Library, Library Blog, Library News, Library Resources, Uncategorized|

 Library Virtual Office Hours From 11am to 1pm Every Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays on Zoom!   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.   Please contact us at Markuslibrary@rockefeller.edu for [...]

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October 2020 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2020-11-20T13:09:23+00:00November 20th, 2020|Categories: Digital Commons, Library News|

Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 10742 full-text downloads and 53 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 3825. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 612 institutions across 118 countries. The most popular papers were: JAMES WATSON AND FRANCIS CRICK (1677 downloads) https://digitalcommons.rockefeller.edu/transforming-principle-dna/23 ERWIN CHARGAFF (414 [...]

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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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