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Mathematics, Paper Folding, and Viruses

An intriguing, easy to read, and recent addition to the library is the book entitled “A Mathematical Tapestry: Demonstrating the Beautiful Unity of Mathematics” by Peter Hilton and Jean Pedersen.  This book examines polyhedral geometry, number theory, combinatorial geometry, and … Continue reading

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Darwin’s Impact – A Georgia State University Library Exhibit

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When was the last time you got a good look at a Neandertal’s skull? Well check out the Georgia State University Library’s Exhibit on “Darwin’s Impact.” This display is part of the university’s commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Charles … Continue reading

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Science magazine and JoVE announce scientific-video partnership

Science magazine and JoVE start partnership for joint video-publication. The first joint video-article: http://www.jove.com/index/Details.stp?ID=1561 and press release: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2009-08/aaft-sma081309.php

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Springer Images – Scientific photos, graphs, histograms, figures, and tables.

Springer launched SpringerImages, a collection of 1.6 million scientific, technological, and medical images including photos, tables and figures, charts, graphs, histograms, and other illustrations. It includes images from Springer publications and a small but growing collection of open access images. … Continue reading

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Hot Release! 2008 Journal Citation Reports!

The 2008 edition of Journal Citation Reports has just been released today, June 19, 2009.  The 2008 edition includes: 350+ titles with their first ever Journal Impact Factor Five Year Impact Factors and Eigenfactor™ Metrics You can browse by subject … Continue reading

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See-Through Frogs, Alien Salamanders, and Spiny Bugs…Oh My

See-Through Frogs, Alien Salamanders, and Spiny Bugs

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Journal of neurophysiology – Online back to 1938

We’ve just purchased the online backfiles of Journal of neurophysiology (1938-).

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NCBI BioSystems – A biological pathways database is now integrated into NCBI's Entrez system

The NCBI BioSystems, a new biological pathways database is now public. The BioSystems Database currently contains biological pathways from two source databases, KEGG and the EcoCyc subset of BioCyc. BioSystems can be searched directly or accessed via links from other … Continue reading

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Swine flu dashboard

The CABI Swine flu dashboard puts together swine flu information from CABI, Global Health database, Center for Disease Control, World Health Organisation, Wikipedia, and Google. It also has maps showing information about swine flu.

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NIH Challenge Grants in health and science research

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/ep/challenge.html The application due date is April 27, 2009.

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