Library Blog

June 22, 2017
Do you have a public research product (aka Interim Research Project or IRB) or a preprint (a complete and public draft of a scientific paper)?  Do you want to learn more about IRBs and preprints including where to deposit them and how to cite them in a grant application ? Check out our new guide: http://libguides.cchmc.org/IRBsandpreprints
June 21, 2017
ClinicalTrials.gov recently began implementing usability updates focused on improving searching, the display, and review information about clinical research studies registered with the site.  The updates are being released in stages and the process has already begun and additional updates are being tested on the beta site which is available at: https://clinicaltrials.gov/beta/  
May 30, 2017
Research Assistant Jillian Ellis and Principal Investigator, Dr. Chunyue Yin, from Cincinnati Children's Hospital's Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition department were just published in JoVE Developmental Biology! Click the link below to check out the video from campus:
May 12, 2017
NLM Announces First Complete Major Release of SimpleITK. NLM Tech Bull. 2017 May-Jun;(416):b3.
SimpleITK
April 19, 2017
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Steven Crone and Research Assistant Sarah Turner, from the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, for their recent video publication in JoVE Medicine. You can view the video by clicking the link below from CCHMC's campus:
April 12, 2017
National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and it’s a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation's libraries and librarians and to promote library use and support. Celebrate with the Edward L. Pratt Research Library staff at S9-125 Refreshments Available
March 23, 2017
Symplectic Elements has a new look! On Monday March 27, 2017 a vendor recommended upgrade to the Symplectic Elements application is now ready to use. You will notice significant changes to the application. Improvements include:
March 23, 2017
Symplectic Elements is getting a new look! On Monday March 27, 2017 a vendor recommended upgrade to the Symplectic Elements application will be ready to use. You will notice significant changes to the application. Improvements include:
March 15, 2017
The NLM has updated their NLM catalog sidebar filters (not to be confused with the PubMed catalog) so that the user can combine filters. They have also added two more filters: PubMed/PMC journals and All MEDLINE journal.
NLM, NLM catalog
January 25, 2017
Have you heard of an h-index but are unclear on what it is or how it is calculated? Do you know where to find your h-index using Pratt Library resources? Watch this simple, 4 minute video to learn more:https://youtu.be/e3rjhaxO4QM For more infomration on tracking your research impact check out this guide: