e-News @ QU Library
Sunday 06/03/2011 Issue 4 - Past Issues

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Useful links

Reference Department

QU Library’s Reference Librarians answer questions, questions & more questions!
Reference questions are asked in person, by phone, by email and by Ask-A-Librarian.
Thanks to our Reference Librarians: Mrs. Maureen Watson (Head),  Mrs. Kunchubi Abdul Rasheed, Mrs. Muneera Al-Dosari, Mrs. Maitha Al-Naimi, Mrs. Saeeda Al-Sheerawi, Ms. Lowla Al-Thani, Mrs. Maryam Ali, Ms. Kawkab Aliakbar, Ms. Aisha Al-Thani, Mrs. Muna Al-Kuwari, Mrs. Selma Kennedy, and Mrs. Sue Keller.
October 2010:             887 questions
November 2010:         923 questions
December 2010:        1581 questions


New Databases

Chronicle of Higher Education

Project Muse

ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)

EastLaws (For the username and password access contact Maureen Watson maureen.watson@qu.edu.qa

New E-Journals

Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Journal of Natural Products

ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters

PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

The Medical Letter

Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

Pharmacological Reviews

Annals of Pharmacotherapy


New E-Books

Elsevier E-Books on ScienceDirect

Full access to Elsevier eBooks published from 2007 through 2010 in the below subject areas plus Major reference work titles listed below

Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science


Major Reference work individual titles available online

Comprehensive Microsystems

Comprehensive Structural Integrity

Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry

Encyclopedia of Electrochemical Power Sources

Encyclopedia of Genetics

Encyclopedia of Hormones

Encyclopedia of Information Systems

Encyclopedia of Vibration



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