New Lane Webpage on Publishing Options to Celebrate Open Access Week

by on October 20, 2017 9:30 pm
To celebrate #OAweek, the library has an updated page on “Making Informed Publishing Decisions” for authors to reference when deciding on the best scholarly communication options for disseminating their research outputs. Being informed about the complex and ever evolving publishing process is necessary for scholars to retain control over their work. Traditional publishing models may… Read more New Lane Webpage on Publishing Options to Celebrate Open Access Week

International Open Access Week October 23-29, 2017

by on October 20, 2017 9:24 pm
October 23-29, 2017 is the 10th anniversary of International Open Access Week.  Open Access is the free, immediate, online availability of research articles couple with the rights to use these articles fully in the digital environment.  Open Access ensures that anyone can access and use these results — to turn ideas into industries and breakthroughs into… Read more International Open Access Week October 23-29, 2017

AHRQ Releases First Public Database on Nation’s Health Systems

by on October 18, 2017 9:17 pm
In 2015, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) created the Comparative Health System Performance (CHSP) Initiative to study how health care systems promote evidence-based practices in delivering care. AHRQ’s goal is to understand the factors that affect health systems’ use of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) and to identify best practices in disseminating and… Read more AHRQ Releases First Public Database on Nation’s Health Systems

Board Review in Preventive Medicine and Public Health

by on October 13, 2017 3:08 pm
… prepares physicians for their initial and recertification board exams in the related specialties of preventive, occupational and aerospace medicine. Over 640 questions/answers that imitate material on specialty exams, each question is linked to a detailed answer. general public health, health management, health law community health, infectious disease occupational, aerospace, environmental, correctional (prison), clinical preventive… Read more Board Review in Preventive Medicine and Public Health

Gear Up for Social Science Data Event: Friday, October 27, 2017

by on October 4, 2017 10:12 pm
Need data for a research project?Come to the Gear Up for Social Science Data Event, hosted by Stanford Libraries, Lane Medical Library, and the Graduate School of Business Library on Friday, October 27th. Morning sessions will be held at the the Graduate School of Business Library.  The Center for Population Health Sciences Data Core team… Read more Gear Up for Social Science Data Event: Friday, October 27, 2017

Got ORCID? Oct 4 NCBI Webinar: why you should

by on September 28, 2017 4:35 pm
Wed, October 4, 2017 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM EDT NCBI staff will present a webinar on author disambiguation and the advantages of using an ORCID ID. Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field, but if your published research is cited in PubMed, we can help you find your citations, create a bibliography,… Read more Got ORCID? Oct 4 NCBI Webinar: why you should

The Comprehensive Neurosurgery Board Preparation Book

by on September 27, 2017 10:35 pm
Thieme produces wonderful medical e-books with very high quality graphics, such as The Comprehensive Neurosurgery Board Preparation Book. Copiously illustrated, this set of exam review questions will also interest people in Critical Care, Pathology and Ophthalmology. This e-book provides a full-length practice exam that you can take with the same time constraints as the actual… Read more The Comprehensive Neurosurgery Board Preparation Book

Architectural History Walking Tour

by on September 25, 2017 5:40 pm
Join Drew Bourn, PhD, the Historical Curator of the Stanford Medical History Center in Lane Library, for a monthly walking tour of the architectural history of the Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Bourn discusses the School’s built environment within the context of its history, which stretches back to 1850s San Francisco. Tours are free… Read more Architectural History Walking Tour

NVivo 11 Free to Stanford Researchers

by on September 11, 2017 2:51 pm
Through June 2018, Stanford Libraries, in partnership with Software Licensing, is pleased to announce that the qualitative data analysis software NVivo is available for free to all Stanford students, faculty, and staff.  You can request your copy of NVivo through the Software Licensing web store (SUNetID required). Select your preferred platform (Windows or Mac) Add… Read more NVivo 11 Free to Stanford Researchers

Stay Up to Date With the Latest Research Using Browzine

by on September 8, 2017 7:43 pm
Browzine, an online and/or table application for reading journal articles, makes the newest articles easily accessible with Articles in Press.  The new article alert feature of My Bookshelf includes Articles in Press, ensuring you are notified of all the new research as soon as it is made available. Once you mark an Article in Press article… Read more Stay Up to Date With the Latest Research Using Browzine