30 September 2015

Personal Genomics, Personalized Medicine, & You

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Advances in DNA sequencing technologies have greatly reduced the cost of whole genome sequencing and created fascinating new areas of study—personal genomics and personalized medicine. Empowered by recent technological advancements, scientists now have the ability to rapidly compare genetic alphabets of groups of people who show a particular trait with those that don’t. Direct-to-consumer (DTC) […]

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18 September 2015

Fall 2015 Offer Available to MAR, SE/A Medical Librarians

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750+ Resources Available to Librarians Via Fall 2015 HSLANJ Group Licensing Offer More than 750 electronic resources from 15 vendors are available to all medical librarians in the Middle Atlantic Region (MAR) and Southeastern/Atlantic Region (SE/A) through the Fall 2015 Offer curated by the Health Sciences Library Association of New Jersey (HSLANJ) Group Licensing Initiative […]

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16 April 2015

uCentral: An Evolving Mobile Solution

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  By Stephanie Cousounis Last year when HSLANJ gave Unbound Medicine the opportunity to showcase one of their latest products, uCentral™ was the obvious choice.  Libraries can use the powerful mobile solution to build a custom, integrated collection of trusted medical resources and distribute them to their patrons via smartphones, tablets, and the web. This […]

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14 April 2015

Introducing Thieme – eSpine, eRadiology and much more

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The Group Licensing Initiative’s Spring 2015 Offer remains open to participation for several more weeks (deadline: April 24, 2015), and be sure to check out a vendor who is brand new to the GLI, Thieme: By Alexandra Williams, Thieme Publishers (alex.williams@thieme.com / 212-584-4711) We are very excited to offer Thieme’s award-winning international medical and science […]

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20 March 2015

Must-Have Medical Offerings from SAGE: Significant Content Contribution from HSLANJ GLI Participants!

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The HSLANJ Group Licensing Initiative’s Spring Offer is now open to participation, featuring the highest-quality resources available to medical librarians. We continue our series of articles, previewing vendors’ new, updated or featured resources available through the Offer: By Jarrod Ruth, Sales Manager, SAGE Did you know that medical librarians from HSLANJ GLI institutions account for […]

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16 March 2015

AccessMedicine – Clinical Essentials from the Best Minds in Medicine

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The HSLANJ GLI is pleased to coordinate with more than a dozen vendors, in order to offer the highest-quality medical resources to health sciences librarians. Today, we continue our series of articles to inform librarians of new or updated products available through the upcoming Spring 2015 Offer. By Matt Rovery, McGraw Hill, Account Manager (NY/NJ), 646-673-4361, […]

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6 March 2015

BrowZine expands in 2015 with planned enhancements

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The HSLANJ GLI’s Spring 2015 Offer will soon be available, offering a wide variety of high-quality resources to medical librarians throughout the MAR and SE/A Regions. The article below is the second in our series, showcasing new and updated products being made available from vendors to GLI participants.  By Ted Tyson, Senior Account Executive, Third Iron, LLC […]

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4 March 2015

Hospital Pediatrics

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As the HSLANJ GLI gears up for the Spring 2015 Offer, we are pleased to highlight new and/or unique products being offered by vendors. The article below is the first in a series appearing this spring—look for additional articles to follow—all focused on helping medical librarians learn more about the innovative, quality resources available through […]

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3 February 2015

HSLANJ & Philadelphia Regional Chapter – MLA to Host Joint Annual Meeting

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     The Health Sciences Library Association of New Jersey (HSLANJ) and the Philadelphia Regional Chapter – MLA invite you to… JOIN US For a joint annual meeting! Announcing the Keynote Speaker:   Barron H. Lerner, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine & Population Health New York University Langone Medical Center “Two Doctors, Two Generations: Medical Ethics Then and […]

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13 November 2014

Patient Safety Resources Seminar: Librarians on the Front Lines

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Please join us for a two-part webinar on Patient Safety Resources.  This webinar is being presented by Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region.  Please click here for more information about this seminar, and for registration information.

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