Welcome to BiblioBlast, the newsletter of the D. Samuel Gottesman Library of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. BiblioBlast will inform you about new Library resources and keep you up to date with our classes, events and other activities. It will also highlight tips to make our online resources easier and faster to use.
In this issue:
Stop by the Library lobby to see the new exhibit honoring faculty authors and editors of – and contributors to – books and e-books. This year’s exhibit, which includes works published since March 2017, includes twenty-six books and ebooks. Subjects include clinical medicine, medical research, psychology and travel.
An online exhibit will follow.
Thank you to all the participants!
F1000Workspace provides an easy and intuitive way to discover, read, annotate, write and share scientific research. It features a web-based application, a browser extension and a plug-in for Microsoft Word.
With F1000Workspace, you can:
Those of you F1000Workspace users on the Mac, be sure to upgrade your Word plugin.
See the Library’s F1000 Workspace guide for more information.
The NIH has released Your Healthiest Self: Wellness Toolkits, featuring science-based health tips. Each area has checklists of tips to print for yourself or share with others. The wellness toolkits link to dozens of NIH resources, fact sheets, and articles for more information. Use the NIH’s new wellness toolkits to find ways to improve your wellbeing in any of the following areas:
Surroundings: take steps to make your environments safer and limit your exposure to potentially harmful substances can help keep you healthier.
Feelings: find techniques to handle life’s stresses and adapt to change and difficult times.
Body: learn which physical health habits can help decrease your stress, lower your risk of disease, and increase your energy.
Relationships: change your physical health habits to help decrease your stress, lower your risk of disease, and increase your energy.
Disease defense: discover the steps you can take to protect your health and prevent diseases.