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It has come to our attention that some people are unable to access their NCBI accounts from off-campus.  Occasionally, access from on-campus is also not working. With this problem, attempts...

    Problems with Logging into NCBI and Proxy

    It has come to our attention that some people are unable to access their NCBI accounts from off-campus.  Occasionally, access from on-campus is also not working. With this problem, attempts...

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If you are a RefWorks user, you may notice that when you log into your RefWorks account and select tools,  you will see that a new version of WNC 4 was released Jan...

    Changes to Write-N-Cite and Refworks Webpage

    If you are a RefWorks user, you may notice that when you log into your RefWorks account and select tools,  you will see that a new version of WNC 4 was released Jan...

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U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) recently added a new page on its website dedicated to compounding information including USP standards.  USP General Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Sterile Preparations can be...

    New Compounding Resources from USP

    U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) recently added a new page on its website dedicated to compounding information including USP standards.  USP General Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Sterile Preparations can be...

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If you have not noticed it yet, type a drug name into Google search box and you will see a quick information box on the right side of your results...

    New Google search feature: drug information directly shown on results page

    If you have not noticed it yet, type a drug name into Google search box and you will see a quick information box on the right side of your results...

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Research has become increasingly data-intensive. Many funding agencies, such as National Institute of Health (NIH) and National Science Foundation (NSF) have started to implement policies and guidelines regarding data management...

    What is Metadata?

    Research has become increasingly data-intensive. Many funding agencies, such as National Institute of Health (NIH) and National Science Foundation (NSF) have started to implement policies and guidelines regarding data management...

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    The National Institute of Biotechnology Information (NCBI) will no longer support Internet Explorer version 7 and Firebox version 3 browsers as of January 1, 2013.  NCBI will also no longer..." title="January 1, 2013 changes to NCBI Web Pages Browser Support" />

January 1, 2013 changes to NCBI Web Pages Browser Support

The National Institute of Biotechnology Information (NCBI) will no longer support Internet Explorer version 7 and Firebox version 3 browsers as of January 1, 2013.  NCBI will also no longer...

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    Do you use Web of Knowledge or Web of Science? Some new enhancements were added to the abstract and citation database this week, including improvements to the Author Search (previously..." title="Web of Knowledge enhancements" />
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    Do you use Web of Knowledge or Web of Science? Some new enhancements were added to the abstract and citation database this week, including improvements to the Author Search (previously...

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    Coinciding (approximately) with their 100 millionth search, Trip has announced that the latest version of their website has been released. It’s a complete overhaul with a new design (including logo),..." title="Trip Database Redesign" />
  • Trip Database Redesign

    Coinciding (approximately) with their 100 millionth search, Trip has announced that the latest version of their website has been released. It’s a complete overhaul with a new design (including logo),...

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figshare is a multidisciplinary repository where researchers can share their research data online under the Creative Commons license. It gives users unlimited public space and 1GB of private storage space for free. All...

    figshare: a Free Multidisciplinary Data Repository

    figshare is a multidisciplinary repository where researchers can share their research data online under the Creative Commons license. It gives users unlimited public space and 1GB of private storage space for free. All...

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    If you’ve had any experiences with systematic review or writing dissertations/theses, you may have heard of grey literature. Grey  literature is unpublished and can be hard to find.   Some examples..." title="New Grey/Gray Literature Guide" />
  • New Grey/Gray Literature Guide

    If you’ve had any experiences with systematic review or writing dissertations/theses, you may have heard of grey literature. Grey  literature is unpublished and can be hard to find.   Some examples...

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