Wednesday, 28 July 2010

Wiley-Blackwell backfiles

UCL now has access to the complete collection of Wiley-Blackwell backfiles, comprising more than 800 titles. The titles and coverage have been added to the ejournals list. A wide range of subjects is covered; titles include:

Annals of Applied Biology
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology
Epilepsia
Language Learning
Special Care in Dentistry

Encyclopedia of Neuroscience - now available online

The Encyclopedia of the Neuroscience is now available online.

This 10 volume work explores all areas of the discipline in its focused entries on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience. Each article is written by an expert in that specific domain and peer reviewed by the advisory board before acceptance into the encyclopedia.

Each article contains a glossary, introduction, a reference section, and cross-references to other related encyclopedia articles.

NHS ejournal packages

From 30th April 2010, two new ejournal collections: Proquest's Hospital Collection and Ovid's LWW High Impact Collection, will be available online to all NHS staff with an NHS Athens account.

Links to these ejournals will appear in your search results within the NHS Healthcare Databases Advanced Search (HDAS). You will also be able to access these collections via MyAthens.

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

UpToDate is Available at ICH & GOSH,on a trial basis

UpToDate is Available at ICH & GOSH on a trial basis. To access it from any ICH computer, just type http://www.uptodate.com/online/
you won't require a password.

UpToDate is an up-to-date, and cross-referenced on-line evidence-based, point of care clinical resource. A community of around 4500 physician experts around the world including UK peer review and synthesize the current medical literature, incorporating the latest evidence-based medicine, providing specific, reliable and succinct “graded” clinical recommendations for all aspects of patient care and medical education in 16 clinical specialties (listed below).

1 Paediatrics
2 Endocrinology
3 Family Medicine
4 Gastroenterology & Hepatology
5 Haematology
6 Infectious Diseases
7 Internal Medicine (General Medicine)
8 Nephrology
9 Neurology
10 Obstetrics & Gynaecology
11 Oncology
12 Cardiology
13 Pulmonary (Respiratory) Medicine
14 Rheumatology
15 A & Emergency
16 Allergy & Immunology

To access it from a GOSH computer::
From GosWeb, click on Internet Button, then on the next page (Internet Links), you see UpToDate under Frequently used sites (at the bottom on the list).

In the library we have plenty of leaflets and guides on how to use it. If you require more information please do contact me