Tag: open access

What Lane Negotiated for Stanford Authors on Open Access Platforms

by on November 6, 2018 12:56 pm
Did you know what Lane Medical Library has negotiated on behalf of Stanford authors on some open access platforms? Please refer to the “Library Open Access Author Processing Charge Agreements” section on the bottom of this page for Stanford author discounts. Here are the list of the Open Access programs Lane Library participated: BioMed Central (BMC)… Read more What Lane Negotiated for Stanford Authors on Open Access Platforms

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

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

Open Access Update

by on March 1, 2017 5:10 pm
GATES FOUNDATION AND AAAS Starting January 1, 2017 all Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funded research published will be accessible immediately upon publication. The Foundation has formed a partnership with The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) to ensure open access to research funded by the Gates Foundation and published in the Science… Read more Open Access Update

Featured Data Sets

by on February 22, 2017 2:38 pm
Project Tycho from the University of Pittsburgh provides free data sets on diseases. Science Magazine, editorial Feb 17 2017: “Analyses of these data revealed that vaccine development and systematic vaccination programs have led to dramatic reductions in the number of cases.” — Data in Public Health, by Jeremy Berg Contains information corresponding to nearly 88… Read more Featured Data Sets

Sonoworld and TheFetus.net

by on February 7, 2017 10:29 am
Looking for sonograms? Take a look at Sonoworld, a web site with free access to videos, cases, lectures and articles. A component part of this site is TheFetus.net. Both are easily searchable. For example, if you want to find videos of sonograms simply add the word “video” to your search – you will often find… Read more Sonoworld and TheFetus.net

Open Access Week!

by on October 8, 2015 11:09 am
International Open Access Week is coming soon, October 19 – 25th. The theme this year is “Open for Collaboration.” Here are some of the OA events and webinars happening before, during and after Open Access Week: Webinar: October 16: Open Science Framework: Increasing Reproducibility Across the Entire Research Lifecycle Conference: October 16: Open Access: Reclaiming… Read more Open Access Week!