Friday, 7 November 2014

New Library Chairs!

We are pleased to announce that we have replaced all of the old computer chairs in the library.

We hope you find the new chairs comfortable!


Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Child Health Booster - an Endnote case study

Endnote has published a case study on our successful implementation of a site licence for colleagues at GOSH. Called "Child Health Booster", it describes the new site-wide licence giving medical staff at GOSH the same access to class-leading bibliography software as their academic colleagues. The full case study can be read here.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

DynaMed App

DynaMed can now be accessed using an iOS or Android device.

The app is available to NHS staff who have a valid NHS Athens Account and provides all of the functionality of the desktop based software in a handy mobile form.

Instructions on how to download and install DynaMed to your smartphone can be found here:
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/access/mobile

You will need a serial number in order to complete your registration. Please visit us at the library to obtain one.


Thursday, 14 August 2014

DynaMed now available


We are pleased to announce that NHS users now have access to DynaMed, the most current evidence-based clinical information solution, via the NHS Athens account.

DynaMed provides clinicians with current, unbiased and relevant clinical information allowing physicians to make the best possible decisions for their patients.

For more information or to access the resource follow the below link and login using your NHS Athens password:



DynaMed is also available as an app for iOS and Android mobile devices. Click below to find out more information:

https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/access/mobile

Thursday, 10 July 2014

NHS trial access to medical research

A pilot trial  lasting for a year will allow staff working across the NHS in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland free trial access to some of the most respected medical and scientific journals.

Information about  the launch of the pilot has been released by JISC and by NICE.

The publishers who have agreed to take part include: AAAS, Annual Reviews, Elsevier, IOP Publishing, Nature Publishing Group, Oxford University Press, Royal Society of Chemistry and Springer.
For more information please contact g.manzotti@ucl.ac.uk

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

New UCL website gives Open Access advice for REF

The next REF will include an open access policy that affects everyone and applies to journal articles and conference proceedings accepted after 1 April 2016. If your publication doesn’t comply from the date of publication, it will not be eligible for REF.
UCL provides lots of support, including a new set of REF open access webpages with simple steps for complying with the REF policy, FAQs and a list of exceptions.
Contact the Open Access Team if you’d like more information.

Friday, 20 June 2014

Library App

We are pleased to announce the launch this week of the ICH Medical App Library; a free app for smartphones and tablets that delivers an up to date and growing list of trusted and relevant medical apps and mobile resources right at your fingertips.















Browse, discover and download the best apps in the following categories:


Currently only available on Android devices. Click below to download from Google Play or speak to a member of staff.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.phonegap.ichlibrary