Category: News

Stanford Faculty Senate Approves an Open Access Policy

by on November 24, 2020 4:39 pm
On November 19th, Stanford’s Faculty Senate approved an Open Access Policy for the university. The adoption of this policy demonstrates Stanford’s commitment to openness in research. The policy relates to self-archiving of scholarly work and does not dictate where authors can choose to publish their work. The policy includes three items, which we have summarized… Read more Stanford Faculty Senate Approves an Open Access Policy

Thanksgiving Hours and Winter Close Announcements

by on November 2, 2020 9:00 am
In observance of Thanksgiving, Lane Medical Library will be open with virtual hours from 8 am to 12 pm on Wednesday, November 25. The library will be closed from Thursday, November 26th through Sunday, November 29th. During this closure, all virtual and pickup services will be unavailable. Lane will also have an extended closure during… Read more Thanksgiving Hours and Winter Close Announcements

Happy Open Access Week!

by on October 15, 2020 1:49 pm
Open Access Week, held October 19-25, is an international event dedicated to making openness the default for research within the scholarly community. The theme for this year’s Open Access Week is “Open with Purpose: Taking Action to Build Structural Equity and Inclusion.” Lane Library is participating with programming to help you increase openness in your… Read more Happy Open Access Week!

Now Available: Request & Pickup Materials

by on September 29, 2020 9:05 am
Need access to print materials? Starting September 29th, Lane Library is launching a contactless materials pickup service. Any Stanford Medicine-affiliated users with full library privileges including all SHC and LPCH staff, can request print books from Lane Library’s on-site collection and select off-site locations, including course reserves materials with 14-day or 28-day loan periods. Requesting… Read more Now Available: Request & Pickup Materials

Trust in Peer Review

by on September 28, 2020 12:38 pm
To celebrate Peer Review Week, we interviewed Dr. Malathi Srinivasan, Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Primary Care and Population Health, about trust in the peer-review process. Dr. Srinivasan was Senior Associate Editor and Editorial Fellowship Director for the Journal of General Internal Medicine. In conversation with Web Services Librarian, Amanda Woodward, Dr.… Read more Trust in Peer Review

Celebrate Peer Review Week

by on September 21, 2020 9:17 am
Peer Review Week is an annual global event that puts a spotlight on peer review and its essential role in maintaining scientific quality. This year, Peer Review Week is dedicated to the theme of Trust in Peer Review. Peer review has been a formal part of scientific communication since the publication of scientific journals more… Read more Celebrate Peer Review Week

Join the Final Meeting of the Antiracism Book Club

by on September 11, 2020 9:00 am
The Lane Medical Library is pleased to announce the Antiracism Book Club’s final meeting to the Stanford community. Hosted by Suzette Shipp, Life Science Technologist in the Lorry Lokey Stem Cell Research Building, this media-based discussion group aims to examine the structural racialized bias in medicine, medical research, and health care delivery. This activity has… Read more Join the Final Meeting of the Antiracism Book Club

Introducing the Open Science Reading Group

by on September 1, 2020 9:00 am
The Lane Medical Library is pleased to introduce the Open Science Reading Group, a virtual discussion group intended to bring together members of the Stanford Medicine community to learn about open science. Open science is an umbrella term that covers efforts to make scientific research broadly accessible. This includes open access to scientific publications, research… Read more Introducing the Open Science Reading Group

Go Mobile: Apps for Your Favorite Clinical Tools

by on August 22, 2020 4:00 pm
Did you know Lane Library offers mobile app access to many of our most utilized clinical tools? Learn how to use UpToDate, MicroMedex, VisualDx, Complete Anatomy mobile apps and more through our collections. Each mobile app has a slightly different registration process. Most require you to create a personal account after accessing the resource through… Read more Go Mobile: Apps for Your Favorite Clinical Tools

Join the Second Meeting of the Antiracism Book Club

by on August 10, 2020 7:31 am
The Lane Medical Library is pleased to announce the second meeting of the Antiracism Book Club to the Stanford community. Hosted by Suzette Shipp, Life Science Technologist in the Lorry Lokey Stem Cell Research Building, this new, media-based discussion group aims to examine the structural racialized bias in medicine, medical research, and health care delivery.… Read more Join the Second Meeting of the Antiracism Book Club