Users can now access print collections held at specific UC Libraries locations using Click & Collect. You can put books on hold but you must go to the specific library to pick up your books. Health Sciences Library (Donaldson) and Walter C. Langsam Library are two of several libraries in the system that now offer this service.
The NIH is exploring approaches to increase discoverabliity of early NIH research results. These preprints will be availalbe in PubMed Central (PMC) starting June 8, 2020 and will last for at least the next 12 months.
For our busy new employees we now offer a quick 20 minute online Pratt Research Library Orientation through the ELM. This course provides an overview of services and resources available from Pratt Research Library. It is intended for new employees, those new to using library resources, and those interested in refreshing their knowledge of Pratt Library. Highlights include:
Around May 18, 2020 (possibly a little sooner) 'New' PubMed with be the default website. A yellow banner will be seen on 'Legacy' PubMed alerting users to the change. While all the the same great features from the legacy version are in 'New' PubMed the way to get to them has changed. Our understanding is that 'Legacy' PubMed will be around for several months until they shut down this website. Rest assured everything in your My NCBI account e.g.
Have you wanted to learn about Endnote and didn't have the time? Spaces are still available so sign up for our 4/15 class from 10-11am (see how below)
I will send a Skype session once you sign up.
Please note: You must have Endnote on your desktop or laptop. Endnote can't be downloaded at home due to licensing restrictions.
Many of us are working remotely for the first time or for more often than usual. Pratt Library is here to support you and we want to share some best practices for how to access library resources based on the method you use for remote access.
Access Pratt Resources
Access via the link (https://prattlibrary.cchmc.org/) or at the bottom of any Centerlink page under Just the Facts while onsite or using VPN access.
UC Health Sciences Library is closed until furhter notice. Librarians are working remotely. Please see their website for more information: https://libraries.uc.edu/libraries/hsl.html
OhioLink has susupended lending. Please see their tweet for more information: https://twitter.com/OhioLINK/status/1240048526224064512