How the Scientific Library Helps All Types of Researchers and NCI at Frederick Staff

A selection of new books available at the library










The Scientific Library serves all types of researchers and support staff at NCI at Frederick, including principal investigators, staff scientists, postdoctoral fellows, postbaccalaureate fellows, lab support staff, and students and interns. NCI at Frederick staff and researchers with different information needs can take advantage of a wide variety of services and resources from the Scientific Library.  Here are just a few ways the Scientific Library can assist different types of researchers and NCI at Frederick staff:

Principal Investigators and Staff Scientists

  • Customized reports on research impact for an individual author or for a lab/ department.
  • Current awareness alerts to get updates on scientific topics, journals, authors, and citation alerts for a document or author.
  • Literature searches to save you time and provide comprehensive results from a wide range of databases.
  • Access to OneSearch, a single search box to speed up the research process by quickly searching across millions of articles, books, and media available through the Scientific Library resources and collections.

Postdoctoral and Postbaccalaureate Fellows

Lab Support Staff

Students and Interns

  • Introductory trainings on EndNote and PubMed.
  • Annual events, such as the Summer Video Series and the Student Jeopardy Tournament.
  •  A list of education and career development resources on the Scientific Library website.

Visit the Scientific Library website to learn more about Library resources and services, or contact Library staff by phone, email, or in person for more information.

A quiet study room in the scientific library