New books

February 7, 2011

The following new books are headed for the new book shelf this afternoon.  Stop by and take a look!

Q 223 D618c 2009.
Communication skills for the biosciences : a graduate guide.
Aysha Divan.
New York : Oxford University Press, c2009.

WB 400 D845n 2010.
Nutrition essentials for nursing practice.
Susan G. Dudek.
6th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WC 100 D536 2010.
Diagnostic pathology of infectious disease.
[edited by] Richard L. Kradin.
Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

WF 658 P9574 2010.
Principles and practice of lung cancer : the official reference text of the IASLC.
editors, Harvey I. Pass … [et al.].
4th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WF 980 S116 2010.
Sabiston & Spencer surgery of the chest.
8th ed. / [editor- in-chief], Frank W. Sellke ; [editors], Pedro J. del Nido, Scott J. Swanson.
Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

WJ 168 C737 2010.
Complications of urologic surgery : prevention and management.
[edited by] Samir S. Taneja.
4th ed.
Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

WJ 168 G559 2010.
Glenn’s urologic surgery.
editors, Sam D. Graham Jr., Thomas E. Keane ; consultant editor, James F. Glenn ; associate editors, Charles B. Brendler … [et al.].
7th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WK 140 E5585 2010.
Endocrinology : adult and pediatric.
senior editors, J. Larry Jameson, Leslie J. De Groot ; section editors, David de
Kretser … [et al.].
6th ed.
Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

WL 140 M572 2010.
Merritt’s neurology.
12th ed. / editors, Lewis P. Rowland, Timothy A. Pedley.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WL 704 B715 2010.
Bonica’s management of pain.
4th ed. / editors, Scott M. Fishman, Jane C. Ballantyne, James P. Rathmell.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WN 200 E36c 2010.
Clinical imaging : an atlas of differential diagnosis.
Ronald L. Eisenberg.
5th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WO 142 M294 2010.
Manual of surgical pathology.
[edited by] Susan C. Lester ; illustrators, Christopher A. French, Shogun G.
Curtis ; illustrators, Christopher A. French, Shogun G. Curtis.
3rd ed.
Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, 2010.

WO 200 C851 2010.
Cottrell and Young’s neuroanesthesia.
[edited by] James E. Cottrell, William L. Young.
5th ed.
Philadelphia : Mosby/Elsevier, c2010.

WP 145 B487 2010.
Berek & Hacker’s gynecologic oncology.
[edited by] Jonathan S. Berek, Neville F. Hacker ; illustrations and design by
Tim Hengst, George Barile, Deborah Berek.
5th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.

WR 105 D435 2010.
edited by Klaus J. Busam.
[Philadelphia, PA] : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

WR 140 T784 2010.
Treatment of skin disease : comprehensive therapeutic strategies.
[edited by] Mark G. Lebwohl … [et al.].
3rd ed.
[Edinburgh?] : Saunders, 2010.

WY 20.5 N97445 2010.
Nursing research : methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice.
[edited by] Geri LoBiondo-Wood, Judith Haber.
7th ed.
St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby Elsevier, c2010.

WY 100.4 N9745 2011.
Nursing diagnosis handbook : an evidence-based guide to planning care.
[edited by] Betty J. Ackley, Gail B. Ladwig.
9th ed.
St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby/Elsevier, c2011.

WY150 B8972 2010.
Brunner & Suddarth’s textbook of medical-surgical nursing.
12th ed. / Suzanne C. Smeltzer … [et al.].
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.


The library now subscribes to JoVE

February 3, 2011

The library has subscribed to JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, plus two component titles, JoVE Immunology & Infection and JoVE Neuroscience.  The JoVE journals–peer-reviewed and indexed in PubMed—publish videos of laboratory techniques.  According to the journal web site, JoVE is intended to “increase reproducibility and transparency in biological sciences.”  You can access JoVE from any computer on the City of Hope network or via VPN.

New recreational reading

February 2, 2011

A few new recreational reading books arrived today. Stop on by and check ’em out!

And the rest is history : the famous (and infamous) first meetings of the world’s most passionate couples.
Marlene Wagman-Geller.
New York : Perigee, c2011.

While mortals sleep : unpublished short fiction.
Kurt Vonnegut.
New York : Delacorte Press, c2011.

A cup of friendship : a novel.
Deborah Rodriguez.
New York : Ballantine Books, c2011.

Fatal error.
J.A. Jance.
New York : Simon & Schuster, c2011.

A discovery of witches.
Deborah Harkness.
New York : Viking, c2011.

Library catalog is back up!

February 1, 2011

The library catalog is back up! We’re running updated software on a new server. Thanks for your patience during our downtime.

Farewell Reception for Anne Dillibe

February 1, 2011

On Tuesday, February 1, the Graff Library staff will bid farewell to Anne Dillibe, who is retiring after 27 years at City of Hope.  Since joining the library staff in 1984, Anne has worked diligently to provide information to support patient care, research, and teaching.  We will miss her greatly.

If you would like to say goodbye to Anne in person, please join us for an informal farewell reception on Tuesday, February 1, from 2-4 PM in the Graff Library.  You may also send cards or emails ( to the Graff Library, and we will forward them to Anne.