Showing posts from June, 2015

Changes to the Inter Library Loan procedure

Due to changes in copyright law it is no longer necessary to complete a Copyright Declaration form when collecting your Inter Library Loan.

Users are now able to acknowledged copyright compliance by clicking the appropriate button on the online Inter Library Loan request form.

We will only be able to process a request if the copyright declaration has been accepted . If you reject the declaration, a member of staff will contact you to discuss the request further.

Latest journal impact factors released

Thomson Reuters have released the latest edition of Journal Citation Reports® (JCR), listing over 11,000 peer reviewed journals from 237 disciplines and 82 countries, with 272 journals receiving an impact factor for the first time. JCR uses citation counts to evaluate the impact of journals, aiming to present a systematic, objective review.

The unofficial guide to medical research, audit and teaching

We are pleased to report that Heather Chesters is a joint author of two book chapters on getting involved in research and on literature searching. The book is the sixth in the Unofficial Guides to Medicine series. It aims to prepare and equip junior doctors for their inevitable roles in research, audit and teaching.
Qureshi, Z; Tang, C-M and Fischbacher, C. 2015. The unofficial guide to medical research, audit and teaching (Unofficial guides to medicine). London, Zeshan Qureshi.

DynaMed Plus

We are pleased to announce that members of staff at GOSH with a valid NHS Athens account can now access DynaMed Plus.

DynaMed Plus is a leading clinical decision support tool that includes frequently updated evidence-based content, supplemented with full colour images. The resourcehelps medical professionals quickly find evidence-based answers to make the best treatment decisions. Clinicians will benefit from: Concise, accurate overviews and recommendationsComprehensive image libraryRigorous editorial processAccess to speciality contentAnywhere, any-time accessHow to access: Access DynaMed Plus on any desktop machine by following the below link. You will be asked to log in with your NHS Athens password:

DynaMed Plus App: DynaMed Plus can be used on iOS and Android mobile devices, making access fast and easy, and providing clinicians with an intuitive and elegant mobile experience. The app provides offline access as well …