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Einträge vom March 2018

Restricted access via EZproxy

29. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

The following platforms/databases are not accessible via EZproxy: Cochrane Hogrefe eContent IEEE New England Journal of Medicine Reaxys Reinhardt-Verlag (Journal Psychology in Education) Wiley (Journals, Reference, Protocols, E-Books) Access on Campus or via VPN continues to work in all cases. .


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Opening hours during the Easter holidays

27. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

The Main Library – Medicine Careum and the Main Library – Science will be closed from 4 pm on Thursday, 29 March until Monday, 2 April. The MediZone in the Careum 1 building, reserved for UZH medical students, and the Study Center of the Main Library on Irchel Campus will remain open, access with a […]


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New in stock: Care Home Stories

16. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

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 […]


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Do you know SciFinder?

14. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

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 | No Comments

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 […]


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More journals available online

6. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

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


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Survey at the UZH: Open Access meets with approval

5. March 2018 | HBZ | No Comments

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 […]


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