Open Access and Institutional Repository Librarian | UMass Amherst Libraries

“The UMass Amherst Libraries seek a dynamic and innovative librarian to focus on the management, promotion, and support of the University of Massachusetts digital repository,  ScholarWorks@Umass Amherst, working closely with library staff to leverage the full range of expertise and resources in the digital repository service.  This position will provide support for the administration of the UMass Amherst open access initiatives and manage communications and publicity regarding open access and scholarly communication in partnership with the W.E.B. Du Bois Library’s Development and Communication Department….”

Latest Article Alert from Acta Neuropathologica Communications

The following new article has just been published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications

Research
Low autophagy capacity implicated in motor system vulnerability to mutant superoxide dismutase
Tokuda E, Brännström T, Andersen P, Marklund S
Acta Neuropathologica Communications 2016, 4:6 (25 January 2016)
Abstract http://www.actaneurocomms.org/content/4

Latest Article Alert from BMC Health Services Research

The following new articles have just been published in BMC Health Services Research

Research article
Current perspectives on China’s national essential medicine system: primary care provider and patient views
Song Y, Bian Y, Li L
BMC Health Services Research 2016, 16:30 (26 January 2016)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6963/16/30/abstract
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Assemblée nationale ~ RÉPUBLIQUE NUMÉRIQUE(no 3399) – Amendement no 180

Two proposed amendments to a French statute. From Google’s English: “[1] Copies or digital reproductions made ??from a lawful source, for text mining and data for the needs of public research, excluding any commercial purpose. A decree sets the conditions under which the exploration of texts and data is implemented and how to store files and communication products at the end of the research activities for which they were produced; These files are research data….[2] The copies or digital copies of the database made by a person who has lawfully access to text searches and data in a research setting, to the exclusion of any commercial purpose. Conservation and communication of technical copies treatment outcomes at the end of the research activities for which they were produced, are carried out by bodies designated by decree. Other copies or reproductions are destroyed….”

Latest Article Alert from Malaria Journal

The following new articles have just been published in Malaria Journal

Research
Malaria community health workers in Myanmar: a cost analysis
Kyaw S, Drake T, Thi A, Kyaw M, Hlaing T, Smithuis F, White L, Lubell Y
Malaria Journal 2016, 15:41 (25 January 2016)
Abstract http://www.malariajournal.com/content/15/1/41/abstract
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Latest Article Alert from BMC Women’s Health

The following new article has just been published in BMC Women’s Health

Research article
Patient and disease characteristics associated with late tumour stage at presentation of cervical cancer in northwestern Tanzania
Mlange R, Matovelo D, Rambau P, Kidenya B
BMC Women’s Health 2016, 16:5 (25 January 2016)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6874/16/5/

Latest Article Alert from Respiratory Research

The following new article has just been published in Respiratory Research

Research
Additive anti-inflammatory effects of corticosteroids and phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitors in COPD CD8 cells
Grundy S, Plumb J, Kaur M, Ray D, Singh D
Respiratory Research 2016, 17:9 (25 January 2016)
Abstract http://respiratory-research.com/content/17/1/9/abstract
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Latest Article Alert from International Breastfeeding Journal

The following new article has just been published in International Breastfeeding Journal

Methodology
Analysis of breast milk fatty acid composition using dried milk samples
Jackson K, Polreis J, Sanborn L, Chaima D, Harris W
International Breastfeeding Journal 2016, 11:1 (25 January 2016)
Abstract http://www.internationalbreastfeedingjournal.com/content/11/1/1/