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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.

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AccessMedicine
STAT!Ref
UpToDate Online
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American Academy of Pediatrics Journals
Applied Clinical Informatics
Harriet Lane Handbook
Red Book Online
ScienceDirect
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Becker Model: Revised

The Becker Model has been extensively revised along with a new

Is Plagiarism Better Than the h index?

Is plagiarism better than the h index? Yes, according to Dr. Marya Zilberberg.

What is the h index?

What is the h index? Can the h index be used as a single metric for evaluating the impact of an author?

Rare Disease Day

Today is Rare Disease Day - an opportunity to improve awareness of rare diseases and improve support of research and support efforts for patients and their families.

The Elsevier Boycott and its relationship to WUSM

On January 21, 2012 Timothy Gowers, a mathematician at Cambridge University, pronounced in his blog that he would no longer act as an editor, reviewer, or author for Elsevier published journals and urged others to follow his lead.  His...

NCBI and IPv6

From NCBI: NCBI now supports IPv6 (beta) for data downloads at http://bit.ly/xiQAsj. More information at  http://1.usa.gov/x655AL. Please note that NCBI will be taking part in the World IPv6 Launch (http://www.worldipv6launch.org/). On that...

The Impact of Media on Research Findings

A research team at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine published their findings in the February 15, 2012 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.