Amanda Woodward

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Updates to Lane Search

by on October 12, 2022 11:44 am
We recently made some changes to Lane Search – the main search on our library website. Lane Search is the best way for you to access all of the information Lane Library has to offer including journals, books, databases, articles, and more. Based on usage data and user research, we updated some of the features… Read more Updates to Lane Search
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It’s National Medical Librarians Month

by on October 12, 2022 9:00 am
In October, we recognize the work of medical librarians and staff, who work year-round to ensure health professionals have access to high-quality information. The theme for 2022 National Medical Librarians Month is “Make Better Decisions Faster: Consult Your Health Information Professional.” At Lane Library, this theme resonates with our mission to accelerate scientific discovery, clinical… Read more It’s National Medical Librarians Month
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Explore AccessDermatologyDxRx

by on August 1, 2022 9:00 am
AccessDermatologyDxRx is an online medical resource with thousands of images and trusted, current information on the full scope of dermatologic conditions. AccessDermatologyDxRx Includes: Leading Textbooks Over 20 core titles including:Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology, 9eColor Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology, 3eGuidebook to Dermatological DiagnosisAll books are fully searchable Browse All Books Skin of Color Content Access resources… Read more Explore AccessDermatologyDxRx
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Tools for Postdocs

by on July 14, 2022 2:13 pm
Let Lane Library be your research partner! You can explore all our resources and services on our library website. Here are three library tools to help during your time at Stanford: 1. Specialty & Research Help Guides Explore online guides created by our library staff to curate resources, provide instruction on research topics, and share… Read more Tools for Postdocs
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Dean Minor’s Summer Reading List

by on July 14, 2022 12:19 pm
Lloyd B. Minor, MD, dean of Stanford School of Medicine, recently shared his new list of recommended reading for the summer on social media (Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook). Describing his recommendations, Dean Minor stated: “This summer, I’ve gravitated toward narratives about challenges — both personal and societal — and the courageous people who push limits to… Read more Dean Minor’s Summer Reading List

Lane Library is Currently Open & Operational

by on June 23, 2022 10:10 am
Lane Library is currently open and operational with power and air-conditioning. Fortunately, our library operations have not been impacted by the power outage currently affecting the Stanford Campus. For updates about the power outage, please visit Stanford’s Emergency Information website. Before coming to the library, we advise calling to confirm that we remain operational. You… Read more Lane Library is Currently Open & Operational

Celebrate Juneteenth

by on June 15, 2022 11:00 am
Juneteenth commemorates the date June 19th, 1865 when enslaved people in Texas finally learned they were free. Learn more about this monumental yet overlooked event and participate in the celebration. You can explore a complete list of the Stanford Juneteenth event, activities, and resources at Some highlights include: Explore the Stanford Libraries Juneteenth Guide… Read more Celebrate Juneteenth
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LGBTQ+ Health Resources

by on June 1, 2022 9:00 am
(LGBTQ) Pride Month is celebrated in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan, which was a milestone event for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. In honor of Pride Month, festivities and other activities occur globally to provide opportunities to reflect, celebrate, and increase awareness.  Lane Library recognizes that LGBTQ+ individuals… Read more LGBTQ+ Health Resources
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Women in Data Science @ Lane Medical Library Virtual Conference

by on May 11, 2022 5:41 pm
Women in Data Science (WiDS) @ Lane Medical Library is an independent event that is organized by Lane Medical Library as part of the annual WiDS Worldwide conference organized by Stanford University and an estimated 200+ locations worldwide, which features outstanding women doing outstanding work in the field of data science. Everyone is invited to… Read more Women in Data Science @ Lane Medical Library Virtual Conference
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New PDF Reader Available in Zotero 6

by on May 2, 2022 11:12 am
Zotero, the freely available software for managing references, just got better with the release of a new PDF reader and annotation tools. Now you can use Zotero to: Open and read PDFs in the main Zotero window The tabbed interface lets you toggle between the opened PDF and your Zotero library. You can open multiple… Read more New PDF Reader Available in Zotero 6