The following products are all in a test stage by the AU Libraries. This does not mean that the library currently owns the product or that the library intends to buy the product; however, we do appreciate your comments and questions regarding our test products and each listing includes a comment contact so that you can tell us your opinion.
Please note that most test products are not available off-campus.
AU Libraries is running a trial of Readcube (a product intended to increase access to unsubscribed journals) in February. Patrons will be able to obtain instant access to articles in selected journals (primarily those published by Nature) and the libraries will underwrite the cost.
Instructions for using Readcube are available at http://libguides.auburn.edu/readcube.
The ReadCube trial runs through February 28th, 2014.
SpringerProtocols is the largest subscription-based online database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the biomedical and life sciences. Compiling protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology and other sources, SpringerProtocols offers researchers access to nearly thirty years of tested, trusted, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. With an emphasis on comprehensiveness and clarity, each protocol is organized in an easily reproducible recipe style. Protocols are written by experts in the field and are reviewed by editors distinguished in their specific subject areas, as well as by our prestigious editorial board. SpringerProtocols is an invaluable resource for the modern research laboratory.
The SpringerProtocols trial runs through March 13th, 2014.
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