Navigation Links
JISC Collections purchases SpringerProtocols
Date:5/3/2013

Today, Springer announced that JISC Collections has purchased the archive content of SpringerProtocols; the world's largest database of life sciences protocols. With immediate effect the SpringerProtocols archive content (up to and including 2012) is available free of charge to UK Higher and Further Education institutions and Research Councils. SpringerProtocols currently contains more than 31,000 protocols, most of which come from the classic book series "Methods in Molecular Biology".

SpringerProtocols combines the world's largest collection of life sciences and bio-medicine protocols with advanced search functionality. Used primarily in the life sciences, the protocols provide sets of instructions that allow scientists to recreate experiments in their own laboratories. These documents provide written procedural methods in the design and implementation of experiments that describe the safety, bias, procedures, equipment, statistical methods, reporting, and troubleshooting standards to be used in order to successfully conduct the experiment.

Lorraine Estelle, CEO of JISC Collections, said: "SpringerProtocols was ranked as a high priority by the UK community in our recent call for archives and collections. We are pleased to have purchased this key content in perpetuity on behalf of the community and be providing free access to this vital scientific resource."

Ron Robbetze, Vice President Library Sales Northern/Western Europe & Africa, Springer, said: "The inclusion of SpringerProtocols in the JISC Collections' resources will benefit both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The database allows researchers to more easily complete experiments in fields such as medicine, agriculture and life sciences. This Springer content will directly meet the needs of those wishing to work for biological and life science companies based in the UK, by providing practical hands-on skills for entering working life."

SpringerProtocols, which
'/>"/>

Contact: Renate Bayaz
renate.bayaz@springer.com
49-622-148-78531
Springer
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Bringing natural history collections out of the dark
2. BioOne announces 2013 Collections
3. Study of human specimen collections in the US offers first look at their huge diversity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/29/2014)... Genomics of the Kidney consortium ( CAGEKID ) ... exposure to aristolochic acid, an ingredient in some ... Communications , have important implications for public health. ... every year, and in Central Europe incidence rates ... International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC), has been studying ...
(Date:10/28/2014)... German . , ... food when times are lean? By studying wild chimpanzees ... of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in ... apes can acquire extra energy needed to maintain large, ... nests more en route to breakfast sites containing fruits ...
(Date:10/28/2014)... National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered a new ... laying direct developing eggs in live bamboo with narrow ... bush frog ( Raorchestes chalazodes ). This critically ... known to adopt this novel reproductive strategy. The findings ... Biological Journal of the Linnean Society , in October ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Kidney cancer in Central Europe 2The early chimp gets the fig 2The early chimp gets the fig 3NUS researchers discover for the first time that a rare bush frog breeds in bamboo 2NUS researchers discover for the first time that a rare bush frog breeds in bamboo 3
... rise and more than 120 countries now in favor ... create a new, specialized global environmental agency, says one ... address to government ministers meeting Tuesday in Kenya, Zakri ... Malaysia and former co-chair of the UN Millennium Ecosystem ...
... Forum 2012 (ESOF 2012) was officially launched today at the ... Dublin this year from 11th to 15th July. ESOF 2012, ... in the heart of the Irish capital, in the new ... meeting, held under the auspices of Euroscience, which aims to ...
... winner-take-all competition in nature is an essential pillar of ... have about how, or whether, to teach the subject. ... and religion are in deliberate opposition, like two lionesses ... practicing Catholic Kenneth Miller teaches evolution, he also teaches ...
Cached Biology News:Create effective new global environmental agency, ministers urged 2Create effective new global environmental agency, ministers urged 3Science Program announced for Euroscience Open Forum 2012 in Dublin 2Science Program announced for Euroscience Open Forum 2012 in Dublin 3Science Program announced for Euroscience Open Forum 2012 in Dublin 4Science Program announced for Euroscience Open Forum 2012 in Dublin 5Teaching science to the religious? Focus on how theories develop 2Teaching science to the religious? Focus on how theories develop 3
(Date:10/30/2014)... 29, 2014) – The severe flooding that devastated a ... less destructive if the bridges, roads and other infrastructure ... study from the University of Colorado Denver. , "People ... said Jimmy Kim, PhD, associate professor of structural engineering ... Science and lead author the study. "There is an ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... The Italian company Roadrunnerfoot ... sell its artificial "lower limb", after the German ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141027/713097 ) , ... definitive judgement has arrived: Roadrunnerfoot, the small Italian ... hi-tech prostheses with composite materials, has won against ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... The “Molecular Diagnostic Market by Application (Infectious ... Sequencing), End User (Hospital, Laboratories), & by Product ... 2018” provides a detailed overview of the major ... strategies impacting the global molecular diagnostics market along ... and share analysis. , The global molecular diagnostics ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... The report “Smart Highway Market by ... Monitoring), and by Display (Variable Message Signs, Digital ... global market into various sub-segments with in-depth analysis ... drivers and restraints for this market with insights ... market tables and 37 figures spread through 141 ...
Breaking Biology Technology:CU Denver study says upgrading infrastructure could reduce flood damage 2Italian Lower Limb Prosthesis Company Wins Lawsuit Against German Giant Ottobock 2Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 5Smart Highway Market by Technology, and Display Expected to Reach $27.992.0 Million by 2019- New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Smart Highway Market by Technology, and Display Expected to Reach $27.992.0 Million by 2019- New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Smart Highway Market by Technology, and Display Expected to Reach $27.992.0 Million by 2019- New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
... 21 ChemDiv Inc. and Avineuro,Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... and development,collaboration including formulation, safety and early ... psychiatric disorders. R&D services,will be provided by ... in Moscow. The new agreement provides for ...
... Queen,s University Belfast is to become the United Kingdom,s ... ,cyber-attacks, after a funding boost from the Engineering and ... the EPSRC will help fund a new Innovation and ... (CSIT) - which will be based at Queen,s Institute ...
... Nov. 20 Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. (NYSE: ... Court for the District of New Jersey last night ... (TRO) halting sales of Teva,s generic Pulmicort Respules(R) (budesonide ... against Teva, AstraZeneca agreed and that it too would ...
Cached Biology Technology:ChemDiv and Avineuro Extend Collaboration on Alzheimer's Disease and Schizophrenia 2Queen's 'secures' £25m for UK's cyber-safety 2Par Pharmaceutical Halts Shipment of Budesonide Inhalation Suspension 2