Markus Library News

Welcome (back) everyone! We have new resources for you!

By |2019-09-09T13:46:36+00:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Database, Library, Library News, New Resources|

We are excited to tell you all about our new resources: Endnote X9 is available via Institutional License The end of summer is a perfect time to organize your references and make manuscript preparation easier.The Library recommends you make use of a dedicated Reference Manager and to make it easier and cheaper to get access [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gina G. Turrigiano, Ph.D. Friday September 20, 2019

By |2019-09-06T20:46:59+00:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Electrophysiology, Friday Lectures, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 20, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Gina G. Turrigiano Ph.D. Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science Department of Biology                                                                 Brandeis University                                         Firing Rate Homeostasis in Neocortical Networks   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Miska, Nathaniel J.; Richter, Leonidas M. A.; Cary, Brian A.; et al. (2018). Sensory experience inversely regulates [...]

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Pharmaprojects: The Drug Development Database at the Markus Library

By |2019-08-06T22:12:06+00:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: Database, Drug Discovery, Library News, Research Service|Tags: , , , , |

As of July 1st, 2019 The Rita & Frits Markus Library continues to offer access to Pharmaprojects, a drug development database that tracks the pre-clinical and clinical research and development pipeline from bench to bedside. How it benefits Assess to drug landscape from preclinical to market Identify new therapeutic strategies Identify drugs with similar chemical [...]

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MacOS Catalina and EndNote: PLEASE READ!!!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Library, New Resources, Uncategorized|

Important update for EndNote users with macOS systems As you may be aware, Apple will be releasing macOS 10.15 Catalina this fall. Apple has made the decision to drop all 32-bit application support with this release, which will impact EndNote. EndNote X9 for macOS will be extensively updated for compatibility prior to the launch of [...]

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Markus Library Resource Updates: Coming soon, EndNote X9!!!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Thank you for participating in our Reference Manager Survey! We reviewed all the responses and comments, analyzed data, and made a couple of decisions. We are happy to tell you that the library will be offering EndNote X9 via institution license, and we are considering offering other reference managers via institutional licenses Along with EndNote X9, [...]

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APA PsycNET and other APA platforms will be unavailable Jul 26-27

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Database, Library News|

Due to scheduled maintenance, APA PsycNET and other APA platforms will be unavailable from Friday, July 26th at 7:00 pm, EDT until Saturday, July 27th at 1:00 am, EDT (UTC -4). Please instruct your users to complete and save any work before this time, as all services will be unavailable during this period. We apologize [...]

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June 2019 Readership Snapshot Digital Commons @ RU

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Database, Digital Commons, Library, Library News|

Visit Your Digital Commons Dashboard Monthly Readership Totals: Last month, Digital Commons @ RU had 1066 full-text downloads and 32 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 2210. Rockefeller University scholarship was read by 123 institutions across 60 countries.   The most popular papers were: A Metal Dumbo Rocket Reactor [...]

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Markus Library Resources Updates: Introducing Reaxys

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

As of July 1st, 2019 our Chemistry database will be switched From SciFinder to Reaxys. What is Reaxys? Reaxys is an online research solution designed to retrieve property, reaction and synthesis data from a rich collection of peer-reviewed literature, patents and substance databases. The tool can be used as a literature search solution for chemistry [...]

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medRxiv: the preprint server for medicine and health sciences is coming soon!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Health Sciences, Library News, Medicine, Preprints|

In another step forward for open science and open access, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Yale University, and The BMJ announced last week that medRxiv will debut on June 25th 2019. medRxiv, (pronounced "med archive"), is a preprint server for clinical medicine and public health that allows scientists to freely share their manuscripts and get feedback [...]

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Reference Manager Survey

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: Library, Library News, Library survey|

Please tell us which Reference Manager you use, or you would like to start using!! The Markus Library is conducting a survey to assess which reference management software is most used at the Rockefeller University and to determine the tool that would help researchers manage their references easily and facilitate collaborative scientific writing. Please fill [...]

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