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June 6, 2017
by Wayde Oshiro
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JoVE Science Education Database is Live

The Library now offers the following JoVE Science Education video series: Basic Biology, Advanced Biology, and Environmental Science.

JoVE Science Education is a database of video demonstrations teaching science fundamentals such as laboratory techniques, experiment design, introduction to concepts and theories, and more. Learn more about JoVE and how you can create quizzes at the JoVE User’s Guide.

JoVE Basic Biology series includes

  1. General Laboratory Techniques
  2. Basic Methods in Cellular and Molecular Biology
  3. Essentials of Biology 1
  4. Essentials of Biology 2

JoVE Advanced Biology series includes

  1. Essentials of Neuroscience
  2. Essentials of Developmental Biology, Essentials of Genetics
  3. Essentials of Cell Biology

JoVE Environmental Science series includes

  1. Essentials of Environmental Science
  2. Essentials of Environmental Microbiology
  3. Essentials of Earth Science

Find JoVE at www2.leeward.hawaii.edu/library

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March 7, 2017
by Wayde Oshiro
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Database Trial: JoVE Science Education Videos

The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is the first peer-reviewed science video journal.  The Library has started a limited access trial to JoVE’s Science Education Database which provides nearly 1,000 videos covering scientific fundamentals.  Easy to understand video demonstrations on laboratory techniques, experiment design, introduction to concepts and theories, and more. View a short video describing how JoVE is used in the classroom.

The collections available during this trial

  • Basic Biology – General Laboratory Techniques, Basic Methods in Cellular and Molecular Biology, Essentials of Biology 1: yeast, Drosophila and C. elegans, and Essentials of Biology 2: Mouse, Zebrafish, and Chick
  • Advanced Biology – Essentials of Neuroscience, Essentials of Developmental Biology, Essentials of Genetics, and Essentials of Cell Biology
  • Psychology – Essentials of Behavioral Science, Essentials of Experimental Psychology, Essentials of Cognitive Psychology, and Essentials of Developmental Psychology
  • Environmental Sciences – Essentials of Environmental Science, Essentials of Environmental Microbiology, and Essentials of Earth Science
  • Chemistry – Essentials of General Chemistry, Essentials of Organic Chemistry, and Essentials of Analytical Chemistry

How do I access the trial?

Will the Library actually acquire these collections?

Depends on the feedback we receive from you. If you like what you see please tell us using our Trial Databases Feedback Form, or contact a librarian.

Contact a subject specialist librarian if you have any questions about this trial or any other resources.

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