Clinical Trial Resources
Three of the Best
Perkins reviews the clinical trial process and provides a succinct look
at three online resources for searchers: ClinicalTrials.gov,
CenterWatch, and Adis Clinical Trials Insight.
DialogClassic Web Redesign
Kassel tells you what’s so great about the new and improved
DialogClassic.com, including the interface, and offers a comparison to
Networking and Video Web Sites
YouTube Meet the Copyright Cops
movie and music industries are heading for a copyright showdown with
social networking and video Web sites. Stephanie Ardito looks at the
brewing battle from all sides as well as possible outcomes.
Ewing examines the current state of personal health information and how
making this information available electronically could literally be a
the Tail Wag the Dog
all the buzz about what’s generally been considered the dull
log files? And what does SERP have to do with it? Erik Arnold fills
Ugly: Graphic Design Aids for Untrained Librarians
you an accidental graphic artist? Irene McDermott will show you
where to go for help when it comes to color, fonts, layout, and more.
to the Future: Librarians Become Archivists
perhaps you are suddenly in the role of archivist. David Grossman, in
his new position of History Room librarian, shares what he’s
about electronic preservation and the current plethora of tools to help
with the task.
Illustrata: Is a Picture Really Worth a Thousand Words?
Vawter reviews CSA Illustrata, a service designed to help searchers
with “deep indexing” needs involving tables,
figures, and graphs that
are not contained in text.
Tools of the
Big Picture: Time for a New Set?
burned-out bulb gives Dave Rensberger reason to go hunting for a new HD
television set, once, of course, he gets permission from “the
must be obeyed.”
bq challenges, can information professionals use their skills to create
a durable infrastructure for archiving that will stand the test of time
and digital advancements?
the postal and electronic addresses, phone and fax numbers for all the
companies, products, and people mentioned in this issue.