- Thieme Publishing Group is pleased to announce the relaunch of the Thieme ElectronicBook Library
. The public unveiling will take place May 18 - 23, during the MLA 07 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Donna Goldman, Account Manager, Thieme Institutional Sales, will host a session at the Medical Library Association Technology Showcase on Monday May 21. The sessions provide an opportunity for attendees to receive a first-hand look at technology on view at the event.
"We've redesigned the Thieme ElectronicBook Library (www.thieme.com/ebooklibrary) in accordance with requests received from students and professors. We feel that the new layout and all of the additional features provided make our E-Books more accessible and user-friendly for our customers," says Anne Vinnicombe, Vice President, Thieme Publishers New York.
Changes to the system consist of new graphics, homepage personalization, access to sample chapters for non-registered users, and the inclusion of four new books (Pocket Atlas of Sectional Anatomy - Vol. 1: Head and Neck; Pocket Atlas of Sectional Anatomy - Vol. 2: Thorax, Abdomen, and Pelvis; Pocket Atlas of Sectional Anatomy - Vol. 3: Spine, Extremities, Joints; Fundamentals of Neurology: An Illustrated Guide). An enhancement to the user-friendly experience includes the introduction of a toggle search feature, allowing users to more conveniently search between multiple books.
The web-based resource contains the acclaimed Flexibook Atlases & Textbooks series. For over 40 years the series, which covers the entire medical school curriculum, has been assisting students with theoretical study as well as practical experience. The books play a significant role in aiding scientists and those who work in the health sciences and related fields. Over 25 million copies of the series have been purchased worldwide. Both the quality of the beautiful illustrations and the outstanding educational value of the book series have been retained for the electronic version.
The Thieme ElectronicBook Library is an electronic information resource for learning, research and review for students, researchers and medical professionals. The ever-expanding content covers anatomy, basic science, clinical science, and radiology. With a user-friendly interface and easy-to-use search function, users are able to locate information swiftly. Thieme ElectronicBook Library is an indispensable guide for students, researchers, and clinicians. While the system awaits certification by COUNTER, customers can retrieve online usage statistics that are in accordance with COUNTER standards.
Thieme Publishing Group, based in Stuttgart, Germany, is a privately held, medical and scientific publishing company. Thieme employs 850 people and maintains offices in 7 cities including New York, Beijing, Delhi and Stuttgart. For 120 years, Thieme's high-quality books and journals have been a vital resource for scientists, physicians, researchers and academics. Thieme publishes 130 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. All scientific and an increasing number of medical publications are also available online. Please visit www.thieme.com for additional information.