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Majority of Course Textbooks Available in Print Only

Below is a recent article published on the University Library’s News Blog: Commercial Textbooks Present Challenges in a Virtual Environment As we start the fall 2020 semester, staff at Emory Libraries are working hard to provide alternative access to the print course reserves collection, which has historically housed a significant number of required textbooks. However,…

Virtual Seminar – Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series Making Reproducibility Practical: Using R and R Markdown

Emory Libraries and Information Technology Services are partnering with the WHSC-Data initiative to host a virtual seminar series this summer and fall dedicated to topics related to Rigor and Reproducibility.  The second seminar in this series is “Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series Making Reproducibility Practical: Using R and R Markdown.” Featured Speaker: Melinda Higgins, PhD….

WHSC Library Informationists & Librarians offer Zoom office hours

Do you have a specific question about EndNote or have a question about what steps are involved in a systematic review?  The WHSC Library Informationists and Librarians are offering Zoom “office hours” throughout the Fall Semester on a variety of topics.  See the full Zoom “office hours” on our workshops/training page.  Register for a topic…

Fall Hours Start on Wednesday, August 19, 2020

The WHSC Library’s Fall Hours will go into effect Wednesday, August 19, 2020.  Visiting the WHSC Library is still by appointment only to Emory faculty, staff, and students who have been cleared to be on campus.  Check your status to see if you are cleared to be on campus.  For more information about booking an…

Welcome, Emory School of Medicine, Class of 2024!

The SOM Class of 2024 began its orientation this morning, July 20th. This incoming class includes: 139 students 79 women; 60 men Age Range 21-36; mean 24 years 83% of students include “non-traditional” students who did not matriculate into medical school immediately after graduating from their undergraduate programs 47 students are from Georgia. Students from…

Virtual Seminar Friday, July 31, 2pm : Data Publication and Citation

Emory Libraries and Information Technology Services are partnering with the WHSC-Data initiative to host a virtual seminar series this summer and fall dedicated to topics related to Rigor and Reproducibility.  The first seminar in this series is “Data publication and citation: How do I get credit for promotion?”. Presenters: Lance Waller, Director of the WHSC-Data…

NEW – Wall Street Journal access for current University students, faculty and staff

Emory University now offers access to the digital version of the Wall Street Journal, including the WSJ app. To set up a WSJ online account: Step 1: Go to https://partner.wsj.com/partner/emoryuniversity Step 2: Sign in to the Emory’s Single Sign-On page with your Emory email and password Step 3: The first time you sign on you will…

AccessAnesthesiology Now Available!

Expanded eBooks, multimedia, and other information supporting teaching, learning, and clinical practice for anesthesiology are now available to Emory faculty, staff, and students, through AccessAnesthesiology.  AccessAnesthesiology houses core eBooks, a drug monograph, multimedia, cases, and study tools: The Books section contains title such as, Longnecker, Mackey, Newman, Sandberg, and Zapol’s Anesthesiology, Morgan and Mikhail’s Clinical…

New Journal Impact Factors Released

The 2020 release of Journal Impact Factors are now available.  Access to the new Impact Factors are made available through Journal Citation Reports via the Web of Science platform.  Sign in with your Emory University NetID and password to view or browse impact factors.  These are the most recent Impact Factors reflecting journal citation data…

Peer Review Call-to-Action and Resources for Getting Started in Peer-Review

Recent calls to action have highlighted the need for peer-review volunteers to answer the rapidly growing rise in publication submissions in response to COVID-19.  At the end of April, several open access publishers announced a collaborative effort under OASPA to create a shared list of qualified peer reviewers answering the call for rapid peer review…