Ever wonder how to manage your research articles or what medical apps are available for your mobile device? Come to a walk-up help session on Thursday, November 10th and librarians will answer these questions and many more. Drop by to hear about new resources and tools to manage research articles and format your references. Bring your iPad or smart phone for hands-on learning.
For more information, contact Lynn Sette (737-2963) or Denise Hersey (785-6251) at the Medical Library.
Date: Thursday, November 10
“100 Years of Child Study at Yale", is on display in the rotunda at the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library. The history of child development as a scientific field of study is primarily a story of the 20th century. The Yale Child Study Center stands as one of the few institutions – and the only one in a major University and School of Medicine – which has been a major source of leadership in the field from virtually the start of the field to the present.
This new resource is a collection of e-books; it consists of 50-100 page electronic books. Colloquium titles are dynamic presentations which synthesize an important research or development topic, written by scientists in the field for graduate students to researchers. Colloquium covers cell and molecular biology and biomedicine and offers added synthesis, analysis and depth than journal articles making it a useful resource for students and researchers examining advances in ano
Harvey Cushing’s prized book collection contains several Arabic and Persian manuscripts. Faraḥ nāmah by al-Muṭahhar ibn Muḥammad Yazdī, copied in the 17th century from an 11th century manuscript, is a study of natural history, beautifully illuminated with detailed multicolored illustrations of animals, birds, plants, stones and humans.
In 1836, the library of the U.S. Army Surgeon General consisted of a small collection of medical books on one shelf. Today, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) is the world’s largest biomedical library. With some 14 million items in more than 150 languages, it is the worldwide leader in trusted medical and health information and innovation.
If you missed the premiere showing in the Harkness Auditorium in an early April, we invite you to come to the library to view the film about the School of Medicine, created in celebration of the school’s Bicentennial.
TOXNET is a cluster of 16 databases covering toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health and related areas. It is a rich resource, freely available from the National Library of Medicine (NLM).