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New in stock: Care Home Stories

16. March 2018 | HBZ | Keine Kommentare

The authors deal with the stereotypes that prevail over long-term facilities for older people. What stories do employees, residents and visitors tell about it? Why are they often so discouraging? A detailed review by Prof. Dr. Herman Brandenburg can be found here (german only). You can reserve the book online and borrow it from Main […]


Abgelegt unter: Main Library - Medicine CareumNew in stockTips for Physicians & Health Professions

Do you know SciFinder?

14. March 2018 | HBZ | Keine Kommentare

SciFinder is an essential tool for those interested in scientific information in the chemical and related disciplines. Not only is it possible to search by topic, but also by chemical structure, structural fragments, CAS number and many other search criteria, such as e.g. physical properties. You can find scientific publications, but also substances and reactions, […]


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The journal “Studies in Communication Sciences” migrates from the publisher Elsevier to the Main Library of the University of Zurich and becomes Open Access

7. March 2018 | HBZ | Keine Kommentare

Studies in Communication Sciences (SComS) is an international journal published jointly by the Swiss Association of Communication and Media Research (SACMR) and the Faculty of Communication Sciences at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI Lugano). Since 2012, it has been published by the publishing house Elsevier as a subscription journal. As of issue 17/1 SComS […]


Abgelegt unter: Open Access

More journals available online

6. March 2018 | HBZ | Keine Kommentare

The following journals in the fields of medicine and natural sciences are now available online: Allergy and Asthma Proceedings British Journal of General Practice (BJGP) Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry Fachzeitschrift für geriatrische und gerontologische Pflege : GGP Journal of Wrist Surgery


Abgelegt unter: E-ResourcesNew in stockTips for Physicians & Health ProfessionsTips for Researchers

Survey at the UZH: Open Access meets with approval

5. March 2018 | HBZ | Keine Kommentare

UZH researchers welcome the move to Open Access, which makes scientific work publicly accessible and free of charge. Around half of them have already published in this way. This is shown by a detailed survey of the UZH’s Main Library, which not only identifies the positive results but also the need for information. –> More […]


Abgelegt unter: Open Access