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Medical Scholarship: Library Help

A handy guide for your medical scholarship adventures

Library Staff can Help Begin the Process:

  • Consulting on database selection for your research topic
    • What's been done?
    • Who's doing research in your area of interest?
    • Assist in getting the best information on your topic
  • Conducting targeted literature searches
  • Identifying authoritative Web sites to support your research
  • Creating Table of Contents feeds and subject-specific alerts from relevant journals in your research areas
  • Easily create and import citations form databases into EndNote
  • Identifying journals relevant to your areas of research for possible submission;
  • Finding instructions for authors
  • Checking journal Impact Factors
  • Identifying potential venues for poster presentations

Library Services for Authors and Presenters:

  • Locating statistics, images, or graphics to supplement your publication or presentation
  • Provide Help with copyright questions
  • Assistance with preparation of your manuscript using bibliographic software such as EndNote
  • Exploring alternate publishing models including Open Access journals
  • Verifying citations
  • Recommending keywords (metadata) for your article
  • Navigating the online submission process
  • Addressing the issue of retaining full or partial ownership of your work
  • Assistance in complying with the NIH Public Access Policy
  • Linking your articles to the RowanSOM database of publications
  • Helping to set up RSS feeds from important sources
  • Determining who is citing your work or the work of key experts in your field

We are here to help you!
For More information, please contact the Library at (856) 566-6800, or use the "Ask-A-Librarian" email form.

Library Help

Looking for help?   Try one of us:

Kevin Block - EndNote Specialist

Lisa Price - Proofreading and Editing Specialist

Micki McIntyre - Searching Tips and Tricks​

We are here to help you! 
For More information, please contact the Library at (856) 566-6800, or use the "Ask-A-Librarian" email form.

Medical Librarian, M.S.

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Kevin Block
RowanSOM Health Sciences Library
1 Medical Center Dr.
Stratford, NJ 08084
(856) 566-6804