MedLib’s Round 1.9 about social media and web services

MedLib Grand Round

Amazing extensive Medlib round this time on Knowledge | Beyond Words. I especially liked:

A review of the main reference management softwares on Knowledge beyond words by Valentin.

Interestingly, most of them are free and web-based. Therefore they are accessible from anywhere through private account and remain free. We will present the main reference management softwares you should know and then show the results of the poll launched on twitter.

Adding Methodological Filters to MyNCBI posted at Laika’s MedLibLog by Jacqueline.

Jacqueline has created a great tutorial to learn how to add methodological filters to MyNCBI.

What is Google Wave and why should I care? on Krafty Library.

This article will be perfect for you to discover, understand and start using Wave in a proper way. She describes how medecial librarians have already created dedicated waves but still doubts about usefulness of the tool.

The next Medlib Grand Round will be held on this blog beginning next year. You can submit your contributions here.