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New Issue Online: Journal of the Medical Library Association v.99(2); Apr 2011; Full Text, Free

Vol. 99.(2) of the Journal of the Medical Library Association was made available today via PubMed Central.

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Make sure to take a look at the reviews. Several interesting books and e-resources discussed.

Research: the opportunity wheel keeps turning
I. Diane Cooper

Case Study
Exploring e-readers to support clinical medical education: two case studies
Suzanne Shurtz and Megan von Isenburg
Abstract | Full Text | PDF–299K | Supplementary Material

Only for “purely scientific” institutions: the Medical Library Association’s Exchange, 1898–1950s
Jennifer J Connor
Putting the pieces together: endometriosis blogs, cognitive authority, and collaborative information behavior
Diane M Neal and Pamela J McKenzie
| Full Text | PDF–182K
Consumer language, patient language, and thesauri: a review of the literature
Catherine A Smith
| Full Text | PDF–197K
Drilling deeper into the core: an analysis of journal evaluation methodologies used to create the “Basic List of Veterinary Medical Serials,” third edition
Brief Communications
Assessment of health sciences and science and technology librarian e-science educational needs to develop an e-science web portal for librarians
Andrew Creamer, Myrna Morales, Javier Crespo, Donna Kafel, and Elaine Russo Martin
Searches for evidence mapping: effective, shorter, cheaper
Anne F Parkhill, Ornella Clavisi, Loyal Pattuwage, Marisa Chau, Tari Turner, Peter Bragge, and Russell Gruen
A retrospective cohort study of structured abstracts in MEDLINE, 1992–2006
Anna M Ripple, James G Mork, Lou S Knecht, and Betsy L Humphreys

Full Text | PDF–175K | Supplementary Material

Reporting of article retractions in bibliographic databases and online journals
Kath Wright and Catriona McDaid
Full Text
| PDF–172K | Supplementary Material

Analysis of journals that did not meet selection criteria for inclusion in the National Library of Medicine collection but have manuscripts in PubMed Central
Ada Cornell, Barbara Bushman, and Kristina Womack

Full Text | PDF–152K

Book Reviews
The Accidental Health Sciences Librarian
Diana Bang

Full Text | PDF–81K

Mobile Technology and Libraries
Candace Moorer
Productivity for Librarians: How to Get More Done in Less Time
Michae Heyd
A Social Networking Primer for Librarians
Laura Townsend Kane
Stockley’s Drug Interactions. 9th ed and Stockley’s Drug Interactions 2010 Pocket Companion
Doris Wisher

Full Text | PDF–73K

Electronic Resource Reviews
Quertle: The Conceptual Relationships Alternative Search Engine for PubMed
Penny Coppernoll-Blach
Kevin O’Brien
MD Consult (beta) and First Consult (version 1.0.1) [mobile access]
Helen Lee Robertson
About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.