Category: News

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

Learn How to Do a Systematic Review: TRIAL ENDS May 17th

by on May 1, 2018 11:33 am
Lane Medical Library is trialing the Cochrane Interactive Learning Systematic Review modules . Please follow the log-in instructions and learn how to do a systematic review!We need your feedback. We have a small Starbucks incentive for the first 40 respondents who provide substantive feedback about the modules. Please complete the four question survey and provide… Read more Learn How to Do a Systematic Review: TRIAL ENDS May 17th

AHRQ taking down the National Guideline Clearinghouse

by on April 30, 2018 9:09 am
An announcement appeared recently on the AHRQ’s National Guideline Clearinghouse web site stating the the web site will not be available after July 16, 2018. The AHRQ will no longer have federal funding for this service. The NGC will continue to post summaries of new and updated evidence-based clinical practice guidelines until July 2, 2018.… Read more AHRQ taking down the National Guideline Clearinghouse

Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide

by on February 22, 2018 2:32 pm
A workshop hosted by Stanford Libraries and Schrödinger February 28, 2018 9AM-1PM Training Room in the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library, Sapp Center for Teaching and Learning, Room 402 (376 Lomita Drive) Highlights Hands-on how to perform a virtual screen for potential inhibitors using the ligand docking application, Glide The workflow for virtual screening,… Read more Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide