Index of NLM Serial Titles

Author: National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

Publisher: N.A


Category: Medicine

Page: N.A

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A keyword listing of serial titles currently received by the National Library of Medicine.

Introduction to Reference Sources in the Health Sciences, Sixth Edition

Author: Jeffrey T. Huber,Susan Swogger

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838911846

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 488

View: 9009


Prepared in collaboration with the Medical Library Association, this completely updated, revised, and expanded edition lists classic and up-to-the-minute print and electronic resources in the health sciences, helping librarians find the answers that library users seek. Included are electronic versions of traditionally print reference sources, trustworthy electronic-only resources, and resources that library users can access from home or on the go through freely available websites or via library licenses. In this benchmark guide, the authors Include new chapters on health information seeking, point-of-care sources, and global health sources Focus on works that can be considered foundational or essential, in both print and electronic formats Address questions librarians need to consider in developing and maintaining their reference collections When it comes to questions involving the health sciences, this valuable resource will point both library staff and the users they serve in the right direction.

Graduate Research

A Guide for Students in the Sciences

Author: Robert V. Smith

Publisher: University of Washington Press

ISBN: 0295802715

Category: Education

Page: 208

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Concise, encouraging, and filled with practical information, this book is a step-by-step guide for students in the life, natural, physical, and social-behavioral sciences. This third edition has been updated with information about new federal regulations governing research and acknowledges the importance of the internet and World Wide Web to today�s scientific community. It will be an invaluable resource not only for graduate students but also for undergraduates and high school students planning for the future.

Serials Librarianship in Transition

Issues and Developments

Author: Peter Gellatly

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780866564977

Category: Medical

Page: 305

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Here under one cover are the invaluable and enlightening perspectives of an international roster of experts on the state-of-the-art of serials librarianship and the indications for the future of the profession.

Prevailing and Best Practices in Electronic & Print Serials Management

Author: Primary Research Group

Publisher: Primary Research Group Inc

ISBN: 1574400762

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 58

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This report looks closely at the electronic and print serials procurement and management practices of eleven libraries including: The University of Ohio, Villanova University; the Colorado School of Mines, Carleton College, Northwestern University; Baylor University, Princeton University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of San Francisco, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center.The report looks at both electronic and print serials and includes discussions of the following issues: selection and management of serials agents, including the negotiation of payment; allocating the serials budget by department; resolving access issues with publishers; use of consortiums in journal licensing; invoice reconciliation and payment; periodicals binding, claims, check in and management; serials department staff size and range of responsibilities; serials management software; use of open access archives and university depositories; policies on gift subscriptions, free trials and academic exchanges of publications; use of electronic serials/catalog linking technology; acquisition of usage statistics; cooperative arrangements with other local libraries and other issues in serials management.