The library has a trial to Cabells Scholarly Analytics through February 28, 2019. This product provides article submission information for over 11,000 research journals, including analytics such as impact factors and altmetrics scores (The Whitelist). It also notes journals identified as engaging in deceptive, fraudulent, and/or predatory practices (The Blacklist). You can provide feedback about this product at http://unmc.libwizard.com/trial-feedback.
A trial of the Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database is being conducted until January 1. The evidence-based database contains monographs on natural medicines. as well as a natural product/drug interactions checker, nutrient depletion checker, natural product effectiveness checker, and product rankings.
Please send all comments on the database to Cindy Schmidt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to the popularity of the initial trial, the library’s trial access to Grammarly has been extended until the end of the academic year. If you think that the library should invest in a permanent subscription to Grammarly, let us know using the form at the end of this post!
Our students, faculty and staff now have access to the services of www.Grammarly.com/EDU, an automated grammar tutor and revision tool for students.
To access the program, go to www.Grammarly.com/EDU and register using your institutional email address. Once you have registered you will receive an email confirming your registration. Click on the link in the confirmation email and you will have full access to Sentence Works for the period of the pilot at no charge.
Grammarly@EDU is an automated grammar tutor and revision tool for academic writing. A web-based application, Grammarly@EDU works one-on-one with a student to develop sentence-level writing skills, prevent plagiarism, and reinforce proper revision habits. Upload drafts of your writing assignments to Grammarly@EDU to receive immediate instructional feedback on over 100 points of grammar and double-check if all sources are properly cited!
What do you think of Grammarly? Let us know!
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