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About Access Restrictions to Electronic Resources

Access and use of electronic resources made available by the Becker Medical Library are governed by license agreements between the School of Medicine and publishers or third parties. Several of the electronic resources carry some restriction on their use. Access may be restricted by user location, number of concurrent users, and/or password.

In short, most people experience access limitations based on the network to which their computer is connected. Below is a quick breakdown of what can be accessed from various networks.

BJH (Limited to) SLCH (Limited to) Proxy (Remote Access) WUSM Off Campus
UpToDate Online
American Academy of Pediatrics Journals
Applied Clinical Informatics
Harriet Lane Handbook
Red Book Online
UpToDate Online
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Summer Research Support

In thirty minutes you can learn the basics of searching Medline (PubMed or Ovid); how to organize your references using EndNote and how to efficiently download articles.  Choose a small group session or set up an individual training session.  Bring your research topic.

Small Group Sessions, Becker Medical Library, Room 102
Wednesday, April 1st, 9:00am
Friday, April 17th, 1:00pm
Monday, April 20th, 11:00am
Wednesday, April 22nd, 11:00am
Friday, May 1st, 2:00pm
Monday, May 11th, 10:00am
Friday, May 22nd, 3:00pm

To set up an individual session, contact Kim Lipsey  (314-362-4733)

For those who cannot attend a face-to-face session, try the following links to PubMed and EndNote help. 


PubMed Tutorials 
Simple Subject Search (1 min.)
Simple Subject Search: How it Works (1 min.)

EndNote (citation management system)
How to Use EndNote in 7 Minutes 

You can create a My EndNote Online Web account for free via the Web of Science database.  Click on the link below and then click the EndNote menu tab to set up an account.

Other Resources 
Designing science presentations: a visual guide to figures, papers, slides, and posters and more.  (2013

Chapter 25, The structure of a scientific poster

Chapter 26, The design and layout of a poster  

Chapter 27, Presenting at a poster session
Designing science presentations


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