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How Should you Measure your Research Impact?

Publishers, funders, promotion committees and researchers use metrics–like impact factor or h-index–to assess how pivotal research was in a given community. Learn about new metrics to assess impact.

New Permissions Allow Nature Article Sharing

Nature announced this month a new content-sharing policy. The policy allows all research papers within the publication to be shared by subscribers to anyone via a screen-view format. Read more.

LexiComp Mobile

It will look familiar to you because UpToDate uses a limited version of Lexi-Comp for drug content. See how to get mobile access.

Instruction and Guides

Customized Instruction

Customized group or individual instruction is available to meet your scheduling needs. Free classes and consultations are held in the library or in your office. Call x1343 or email Peggy Cruse.

Course Descriptions

Classes are held in the library small conference room K104d, unless otherwise noted.

  • EndNote for beginners EndNote is a bibliographic management program that lets you keep a database of references. Learn to import, store and manage references and images, format references in different styles, and create bibliographies. Download handout.

  • Advanced EndNote This workshop that addresses common issues of editing output styles, working with collaborators and fixing tricky formatting. Download handout.

  • Finding Full Text Full-text journal articles may be retrieved online in the library, from the NJH campus, or at home. Learn to find full text using the E-Journal Finder, the IMPULSE Catalog, and other resources including PubMed, Ovid, and MD Consult. Download handout.

  • Searching Ovid Medline Learn how to access, basic commands, and searching techniques for searching Ovid databases.

  • Searching PubMed Learn to search MEDLINE through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed/Entrez search engine. This class focuses on author, journal, and subject searches; limiting sets; refining and combining search strategies; and finding full text links to articles.


Online Guides

Faculty Publications

Differential susceptibility of human lung primary cells to H1N1 influenza viruses. PubMed

Right ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity in COPD. PubMed