Aliso Canyon Natural Gas (Methane) Leak

by on February 9, 2016 4:48 pm
Several California, local, and federal agencies are responding to the natural gas leak at the Southern California Gas Company Aliso Canyon Facility that is affecting the Porter Ranch neighborhood in Los Angeles. The National Library of Medicine Disaster Information Management Research Center (NLM Disaster Health) provides information on public health aspects of chemical incidents for… Read more Aliso Canyon Natural Gas (Methane) Leak

Lead in the Flint, Michigan Water System - Info Resources

by on February 8, 2016 4:06 pm
Several Michigan, local, and federal agencies are responding to the presence of lead in the drinking water in Flint, Michigan. The National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services Division (NLM SIS) provides information on the medical and public health aspects of chemical incidents for health professionals, policy makers, and volunteers who may be responding to… Read more Lead in the Flint, Michigan Water System - Info Resources

Zika Virus Health Information Resources

by on February 5, 2016 4:27 pm
Discovered in the Zika Forest of Uganda in 1947 by a Scottish Researcher Alexander Haddow, the virus received almost no attention until a mutated strain appeared on Yap Island in Micronesia in 2007. The 2015 outbreak in South America gained attention because of the possible connection to the birth defect microcephaly. (1) The USHHS Disaster… Read more Zika Virus Health Information Resources

Tech Tip Tuesday: The Gene Symbol Dilemma in Excel

by on January 5, 2016 8:15 am
Do you ever open high-throughput data in Excel only to find that some of your gene symbols get converted into date format? Learn how to¬†avoid this dilemma by following the simple steps outlined in Yale’s Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library blog post “Do not let Excel deplete your gene list.” Have any great tech… Read more Tech Tip Tuesday: The Gene Symbol Dilemma in Excel

New Books - Microbiology

by on December 10, 2015 5:03 pm
We have purchased new e-books on Microbiology, including Cancer Gene Therapy, RNA nanotech, Stem cells, and more: MAR MARKER Gene Therapy of Solid Cancers : Methods and Protocols Editors: Wolfgang Walther and Ulrike Stein This new edition is making the attempt to provide broad and representative insights into recent developments of experimental and clinical strategies… Read more New Books - Microbiology

A Charitable Offer from Lane Medical Library

by on November 16, 2015 2:37 pm
Lane Medical Library wants to offer you an opportunity to be charitable and to forgive your fines and late fees at the same time. From now until December 31 you can pay off fines and fees while providing food for people in need in our community. Lane will reduce your fines in return for your… Read more A Charitable Offer from Lane Medical Library

New e-books - Pediatrics

by on November 9, 2015 7:00 am
We have purchased new e-books on pediatrics: MAR MARKER Pediatric Sonography 4th ed. Marilyn J. Siegel MD (Editor) … extensively revised with new illustrations and images added. …there is a new chapter on breast sonography. … This book is intended primarily for practicing radiologists, radiology residents and fellows, and sonographers. Other physicians, such as pediatricians… Read more New e-books - Pediatrics

DocXpress: new and improved

by on October 30, 2015 3:49 pm
On Monday November 2nd we will launch new and improved web pages for our DocXpress document delivery and Inter-library Loan service. Your existing accounts will still work, you will have the same great service, only better. We have re-designed the pages to improve your experience and save you more time. In order to launch the… Read more DocXpress: new and improved

New e-books at Lane

by on October 26, 2015 7:00 am
  MAR MARKER Comprehensive Surgical Management of Congenital Heart Disease Richard A. Jonas.Includes links out to videos. This 2nd edition adds new chapters: The challenges of becoming a congenital heart surgeon (including foreign medical students). Nursing care ventricular assist devices ECMO Heart transplantation Managing patients with heterotaxy MARKER MAR MARKER Atlas of Head and Neck… Read more New e-books at Lane

6 Reasons You Need to Try the Beta Version of Lane's Newest Search Engine

by on October 21, 2015 10:46 am
Here at Lane Medical Library, we’re constantly¬†innovating and improving our search technology to better meet your needs, and we need your feedback to make our best search engine yet even better. Here are 6 reasons you need to try the beta version of our newest search engine: Our most comprehensive search engine yet Lane’s newest… Read more 6 Reasons You Need to Try the Beta Version of Lane's Newest Search Engine