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Open Access Week Oct. 23-29, 2017

Open Access Week events

Join us in the Sorrells Library, 4th Floor Wean Hall on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 10:00am – 12:00pm or from 2:00pm to 4:00pm for open walk-in assistance in making your research data and other scholarly outputs publicly available on the new CMU KiltHub Repository.

Engineering Academic Challenge

Join the Engineering Academic Challenge and compete with thousands of engineering students from hundreds of institutions around the world.  Solve 5 real-world questions about a trending engineering topic for 5 weeks. Get to the highest ranks on the leader board and win great prizes!

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Bioengineering Today

Synthesis Digital Library e-lectures

The Synthesis database contains Biomedical Engineering & Tissue Engineering series lectures.

"Browse by Series" or "Quick Search" by keyword to find lectures of interest.

Synthesis link is on our list of Research Databases.

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Research Showcase @ CMU Activity Snapshot

April 2017, Department of Biomedical Engineering had 456 full-text downloads.

The most popular papers were:
Prolonging the Useful Lifetime of Artificial Lungs (258 downloads)

Enzymatic Biosensor and Biofuel Cell Development Using Carbon Nanomaterials and Polymer-Based Protein Engineering (38 downloads)

Development of polydimethylsiloxane substrates with tunable elastic modulus to study cell mechanobiology in muscle and nerve. (35 downloads)

COS $1,000 awards

Center for Open Science will give 1,000 awards of $1,000 each to promote education and experience with preregistration. Award winners will have completed a preregistration using the Open Science Framework, a free scholarly commons, and published the results in an eligible journal.
Many eligible journals fall into our Article Processing Charge (APC) fund requirements or would be eligible for one of our publisher credits/vouchers.  For more information, please see our APC funding page.

Engineering Librarian

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Donna Beck
4408 Wean Hall
Sorrells Engineering & Science Library