Category Archives: Life Sciences

New E-books at the Life Sciences Library

Here is a selection of the new e-books offered at the Life Science Library: Basic and Applied Bone Biology. Elsevier, 2014 Biostatistics Decoded. Wiley, 2013 Chemistry of Plant Phosphorus Compounds. Elsevier, 2013 Encyclopedia of Aquatic Ecotoxicology. Springer, 2013 Genomic Biomarkers … Continue reading

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Meeting the NSF Data Management Mandate at IUB

Are you planning to apply for funding from the National Science Foundation? Consider attending the IUB Libraries workshop tomorrow – Tuesday, October 9 – about meeting the NSF’s data management mandate. Learn the basics about creating a data management plan … Continue reading

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Electronic Resources

The electronic resources at IUB Libraries are not as stagnant as you might think. There are always new resources being added and trials being run. Some new databases of note are Global Health and Global Health Archive and Product Launch … Continue reading

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Life Sciences Library on Twitter

The Life Sciences Library is now on Twitter (again)! Follow them for updates about happenings around the library, the Departments of Biology and Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry and the Nursing and Medical Sciences programs as well as for science-related news … Continue reading

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Human Microbiome Project

In 2008, the United States National Institutes of Health launched the Human Microbiome Project initiative to examine the microorganisms affecting human health. Last month, the HMP scientists published findings from their survey. You can find out more information on official … Continue reading

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Faculty of 1000 New SmartSearch Feature

The Faculty of 1000 (F1000) literature search tool has added a new option to help you with your research. After providing  the PubMed article ID number (labeled PMID in PubMed records) for a few articles that represent your interests, F1000 … Continue reading

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New print books at the Life Sciences Library – December 2011

Marine protected areas : a multidisciplinary approach / edited by Joachim Claudet QH91.75.A1 M265 2011, Blmgtn – Life Sciences Library (B-LIFESCI), Stacks Cognitive biology : dealing with information from bacteria to minds / Gennaro Auletta QH331 .A92 2011, Blmgtn – … Continue reading

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New print books October-November 2011 – Life Sciences Library

Ecology and the environment : the mechanisms, marring, and maintenance of nature / R. J. Berry QH541 .B46 2011 Introduction to experimental biophysics : biological methods for physical scientists / Jay Nadeau QH505 .N32 2012 The dynamic genome : a … Continue reading

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The Cell: An Image Library

The Cell: An Image Library is a public repository of images, videos, and animations of cells and their constituents. We learned about this fantastic resource reading IU’s Metadata Discussion Group blog (thanks!) and we thought it may be of interest to science … Continue reading

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New print books in IU Life Sciences Library

We are expanding! The Chemistry Library Blog will be including things of interest for the Life Sciences Library community. In this first Life Sciences post, you will find the list of new books in the Indiana University Life Sciences Library: (Please, … Continue reading

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