Monthly Archives: March 2014

Activate your students’ learning

Are you revising your curriculum?  Redesigning sessions to include more active learning?  Flipping the classroom? Himmelfarb Library has created an Active Learning Resources Research Guide to support faculty.  This guide will help faculty identify tools and resources to support their efforts and … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes at a Medical Journal

Ever wonder what editors from journals consider when deciding whether to send it out for peer review? We invite you to hear guest speaker José Merino, MD, editor of BMJ publications, discuss the steps on how a paper is reviewed … Continue reading

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Discontinuing Databases – Decision Time

Himmelfarb Library is considering discontinuing access to several online resources and is seeking input from the GW community regarding these decisions.  The resources which are being reconsidered are Natural Medicines and Essential Evidence Plus.  Please keep reading for more information … Continue reading

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Boiler repairs

From 4 am until 2 pm on Saturday, March 8, 2014, there will be no heat in Himmelfarb Library due to boiler repairs. We apologize for any inconvenience. Image:  Low Temperature Ice Icy Cold Freeze Warning. (2013).   [Image]. Retrieved from

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