Andrea C. Kepsel, MLIS, AHIP
Health Sciences Educational Technology Librarian
Michigan State University Libraries

As more and more research is being published in the fields of science and medicine, it can be difficult not only to stay on top of what is being published, but also to discover research from smaller publications or specialized research areas. F1000, from the Science Navigation Group, provides a suite of three tools designed to help users find, share, and use research: F1000Prim … read more

Alysha Sapp, MLIS
Nursing and Nurse Anesthesia Librarian
Mary Couts Burnett Library
Texas Christian University

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 Embase (Excerpta Medica dataBASE), often referred to as the European MEDLINE, is purely an indexing database. As described on the EMBASE website, it is a biomedical and pharmacological database with over 32 million abstracts and indices from published, peer-reviewed biomedical literature, in-press publications, and c … read more


Editor’s Note: In response to reader request, we have added two new features to the DCDM Newsletter, which will appear in alternating months. In odd-numbered months, we will publish the profile of a member of Doody’s Library Board of Advisors (LBA), and in even-numbered months, we’ll feature an account of a library’s successful marketing launch of a new product or service.

The LBA has guided the development of our company’s library services since our inception. With gratitude, this month we present the profile of Jim Bulger of Allina Health.

LBA Profile: James R. Bulger, MLIS

I am the Manager of Library Services for Allina Health, a not- … read more


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We have received 13 titles in Epidemiology from seven publishers over the past year and, so far, we have published reviews of six of them. Prices of these books range from $29.99 to $250.00, for an average price of $126.45. The just published Doody’s Core Titles 2018 features 14 titles in Epidemiology from seven publishers, with two designated as Essential Purchase titles. … read more


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