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NCBI Virtual Workshop Series! Thursday, December 16, 2021

This workshop is an effort to expand outreach to the PubMed user. It will allow you to search PubMed and PubMed central effectively and find relevant citations to support your research goals for success on your next research projects. This workshop will also include an introduction to the benefits of using an NCBI account to use PubMed more efficiently.

Below is a brief descriptions via NCBI Virtual Workshop: Introduction to PubMed, PubMed Central, and My NCBI for Researchers

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/nd21/brief/nd21_pubmed_pmc_myncbi_workshop.html?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

Check out the new Dept of Development 'Philanthropic Funding Opportunities' blog!

Visit the Philanthropic Funding Opportunities blog to find a list of funding opportunities from private and corporate foundations. The blog is maintained by the Department of Development. Updated weekly.

To gain access:

NCBI login change-Starting June 1

Starting June 1, NCBI is requiring users to login with a “federated account". This will affect anyone who uses MyNCBI, SciENcv or MyBibliography or is a delegate for a user and updates their account.

  • If you already use a federated account to login (e.g. eRACommons, Google account) you do not have to do anything.
  • If you login using an NCBI account (or are not sure) follow the instructions by June 1: https://libguides.cchmc.org/NCBI_Login

See the NCBI Insights for more information about the change: https://ncbiinsights.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/2021/01/05/important-changes-ncbi-accounts-2021/

Feel free to email prattlibrary@cchmc.org with any questions.

 

EndNote 20 (Windows only) is here!

EndNote - ClarivateEndnote 20 for Windows (Mac is coming soon) is available to download from the Software Center. Highlights include:

  • A new, modern look 
  • Duplicate detection enhancements
  • Improved PDF view
  • And much more...

Watch this video the see some of the changes: https://youtu.be/2Rxe2TlGh8g

For downlaod instructions please see our Endnote page: https://prattlibrary.cchmc.org/endnote  

Remember:

  • NEVER SAVE YOUR LIBRARY TO CLOUD BASED STORAGE e.g. One Drive, Google Drive or Dropbox
  • Try not to upgrade in the middle of a project!
  • ​Make sure to back-up your libraries and know where they are located before you upgrade to 20!

Kopernio is changing to Endnote™ Click!

Are you using Kopernio in Chrome Google Chrome logo. Chrome is a fast, secure, free web browser., Edge  or Firefox File:Mozilla Firefox logo 2013.svg - Wikimedia Commons to access full text articles the easy way?

If so, please be aware that this product will become known as Endnote™ Click. There is no need to do anything on your end, just be aware of the new name and that there will be a few more changes over the next  months.

Want to learn more?  Watch this video: https://youtu.be/Hp-d3kPeLu8  

Download: Use Chrome, Edge or Firefox to open the link: https://click.endnote.com
Please note: Endnote™ Click does not work in Explorer .