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Potential Predatory vs. Legitimate Journals: Can You Tell the Difference?

Scholarly publishing has undergone a significant transformation with the rise of the Internet. Scholarly journals are now predominantly available in electronic format rather than in traditional print formats. This shift prompted the introduction of open access publishing – a movement … Continue reading

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Construction updates

Himmelfarb Library’s elevator will be replaced from September 11 through November 29, 2017. This project means that the elevator will be out of service during this period.  The project will also cause some noise disruptions in the library although the … Continue reading

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Lexicomp: new Drug Reports search option

Lexicomp‘s new Drug Reports search option is designed to improve your drug search by providing information on if medications should be ruled in or out based on a specific condition or contraindication. Drug Reports can also search for drugs that … Continue reading

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New @ Himmelfarb: Healthy Living Collection

A Healthy Living Collection is now available at Himmelfarb Library. Himmelfarb’s newest collection of books is located on the first floor near the main sitting area and includes books on: Cooking and nutrition: The 5-Ingredient College Cookbook, Savor: Mindful Eating, Mindful … Continue reading

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Stressed? Visit the Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone

Stressed out?  Exams coming up? Stop by the Buff & Blue Relaxation Zone at Himmelfarb Library next week to de-stress via  (de-)stress balls, coloring handouts/crayons, silly putty, and nutritious snacks.  This event is sponsored by the GW Colonial Health Center.   Event: … Continue reading

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Free Snacks @ Himmelfarb Library

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Is your research making a difference?

Is your research making a difference? What’s the impact of your work? How can you get the word out about your research? Promoting Your Research: Tips and Strategies will help you learn more about creating a professional web presence and … Continue reading

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