Tuesday, August 18, 2015

POSNA Archives - New Exhibit, Finding Aid Update

The POSNA Archive has a new exhibit highlighting a number of interesting items in the collection. It includes leg braces, external fixators, pollicization models and scoliosis instrumentation. The Finding Aid has been updated.

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Friday, August 7, 2015

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Research Papers

Interested in papers prepared by candidates for the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)?

UT Health Science Center at San Antonio Library’s Digital Archives 
offers free access to DNP Inquiries created by their students. 

The Virginia Henderson Repository, a resource of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, collects and shares nursing research and evidence-based practice materials, including those related to the DNP. 

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CrossMark – a Useful Tool for Researchers

How can researchers and librarians find out about updates, corrections and retractions once a scholarly research paper is published? CrossMark is the tool that enables publishers to communicate these changes. Watch for this logo on a publication to check the status:

CrossMark is a service of CrossRefthe same folks who bring you the DOI (Digital Object Identifier) that is on many articles today.

For more information about CrossMark see their list of frequently asked questions. While they last, contact the Medical Library if you would like a free CrossMark pen!

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