Category: News

Stanford Women in Technology Event on May 2: Creating a Positive, Gender- Diverse Work Environment

by on April 24, 2019 12:17 pm
Register now for the Stanford Women in Technology (Stanford WIT) general meeting on Thursday, May 2 from 3 – 4:30 p.m. at Tresidder Oak Lounge and Stanford Redwood City Cardinal Hall room 104. The meeting will feature Lauren Schoenthaler, senior associate vice provost for Institutional Equity and Access. As a member of the provost’s leadership… Read more Stanford Women in Technology Event on May 2: Creating a Positive, Gender- Diverse Work Environment

Create your own virtual library of high-impact NUTRITION journals with BrowZine!

by on March 11, 2019 12:48 pm
To celebrate the National Nutrition Month, Lane developed the tips to build your own nutrition collections with BrowZine. Follow the instructions on the Lane Library Blog to register with BrowZine Once registered, click on My Bookshelf, then create and name a Bookshelf for the nutrition journals you want to follow, e.g., My Top Nutrition Journals.… Read more Create your own virtual library of high-impact NUTRITION journals with BrowZine!

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Regional Event at Lane

by on February 13, 2019 9:55 am
Lane is pleased to be an official ambassador of Women in Data Science (WiDS)* and to host an affiliated event WiDS Palo Alto @ Stanford Lane Medical Library.  On March 4, 2019, we will livestream the WiDS opening session followed by a panel discussion with information professionals who have built careers in data science. All the tickets… Read more Women in Data Science (WiDS) Regional Event at Lane

Lane's First Online CME Course Free to All

by on January 14, 2019 3:44 pm
Lane Medical Library has just launched Locating and Using Medical Information in the Digital Age,” a collection of short CME modules aimed at improving medical information management skills. Designed to meet the educational needs of a wide variety of medical specialties and professions (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc.), this course will describe and demonstrate various strategies and tools… Read more Lane's First Online CME Course Free to All

Take the 2019 Stanford Medicine Data Survey

by on January 14, 2019 8:59 am
Lane Medical Library is asking Stanford Medicine researchers and affiliates to participate in its 2019 Data Survey. Responses from this survey will inform the development of the library’s new data services program. It includes questions about the type of data you work with, what software tools you use, and if you desire training on specific… Read more Take the 2019 Stanford Medicine Data Survey

Changes to Kanopy Access

by on December 18, 2018 12:00 pm
Stanford Libraries announced the “Changes to Kanopy Streaming Service” effective December 15. Due to the cost model Kanopy uses, Stanford Libraries, as well as several other academic libraries, are adjusting their access plans. Please click here for the announcement from Stanford Libraries. Summary of Stanford’s changes to Kanopy Beginning Winter Quarter 2019, the Libraries will subscribe… Read more Changes to Kanopy Access

Critical Appraisal Tools and More from JAMA: 30 Day Trial of JAMAevidence

by on November 1, 2018 6:25 am
Trial dates: November 1-30, 2018. We are gathering feedback during trial period via our two-minute survey. Lane Medical Library has begun a trial of JAMAevidence, an instructional resource from the AMA that provides tools and guides for learning about and teaching the essentials of evidence-based medicine.JAMAevidence provides guides to the systematic consideration of validity, importance,… Read more Critical Appraisal Tools and More from JAMA: 30 Day Trial of JAMAevidence

It's Open Access Week

by on October 23, 2018 11:23 am
Lane Medical Library proudly participates in the 2018 International Open Access Week, a global event now in its 11th year promoting Open Access as the new default in scholarship and research. This year’s theme is “designing equitable foundations for open knowledge.” Open Access is the free, immediate, online availability of research articles coupled with the rights to use… Read more It's Open Access Week

October is National Medical Librarians Month

by on October 9, 2018 8:49 am
Lane Medical Library celebrates the National Medical Librarians Month featuring MLA’s theme — @sk Your Librarian Expert. You can get reliable, trustworthy health information from Lane Librarians, your partners in research and evidence-based clinical information across the continuum of learning. As your librarian experts, we provide just in time document delivery, tips and tricks for accessing the… Read more October is National Medical Librarians Month

Revised Screening for Prostate Cancer Recommendation

by on May 14, 2018 10:26 am
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force has revised its 2012 Prostate Cancer Screening Final Recommendation. The new 2018 Final recommendation appears in the May 8, 2018 online issue of JAMA. JAMA has published this as Open Access, so you may wish to copy and share this URL as well as bookmark it: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2680553. Lear more… Read more Revised Screening for Prostate Cancer Recommendation