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  1. Content type: Resource review

    The term "Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)" covers a variety of approaches to medical theory and practice, which are not commonly accepted by representatives of conventional medicine. In the past t...

    Authors: Thomas Ostermann, Hartmut Zillmann, Christa K Raak, Arndt Buessing and Peter F Matthiessen

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2007 4:2

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  2. Content type: Debate

    The Arizona Health Sciences Library has collaborated with clinical faculty to develop a federated search engine that is useful for meeting real-time clinical information needs. This article proposes a technolo...

    Authors: David K Howse, Paul J Bracke and Samuel M Keim

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2006 3:10

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  3. Content type: Methodology

    Medical practice today requires evaluating large amounts of information which should be available at all times. This information is found most easily in a digital form. Some information has already been evalua...

    Authors: Thomas P Carter, Anne O Carter and Gwendolyn Broomes

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2006 3:8

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  4. Content type: Commentary

    The changing landscape of scholarly publication and increasing journal costs have resulted in a need for proactive behavior in libraries. At Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, a group of libraria...

    Authors: Barbara M Koehler and Nancy K Roderer

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2006 3:6

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  5. Content type: Resource review

    The Scopus database provides access to STM journal articles and the references included in those articles, allowing the searcher to search both forward and backward in time. The database can be used for collec...

    Authors: Judy F Burnham

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2006 3:1

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  6. Content type: Review

    The number of scientific journals has become so large that individuals, institutions and institutional libraries cannot completely store their physical content. In order to prioritize the choice of quality inf...

    Authors: Peng Dong, Marie Loh and Adrian Mondry

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2005 2:7

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  7. Content type: Research

    Web-based searching is the accepted contemporary mode of retrieving relevant literature, and retrieving as many full text articles as possible is a typical prerequisite for research success. In most cases only...

    Authors: Andreas Bohne-Lang, Elke Lang and Anke Taube

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2005 2:4

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  8. Content type: Editorial

    Alternative models of subsidizing scholarly publishing and dissemination have germinated and gathered momentum in the fertile soil of dissatisfaction. Like the stubborn spring dandelion that needs but a small ...

    Authors: Charles J Greenberg

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2005 2:3

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  9. Content type: Commentary

    In late 2004 Google announced two major projects, the unveiling of Google Scholar and a major expansion of the Google Print digitization program. Both projects have generated discussion within the library and res...

    Authors: Marcus A Banks

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2005 2:2

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  10. Content type: Research

    With the rapid expansion of scientific research, the ability to effectively find or integrate new domain knowledge in the sciences is proving increasingly difficult. Efforts to improve and speed up scientific ...

    Authors: Sherrilynne S Fuller, Debra Revere, Paul F Bugni and George M Martin

    Citation: Biomedical Digital Libraries 2004 1:2

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