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Winter 2020


Welcome to the first edition of the Academic Commons (AC) research support newsletter: East Falls, which highlights support available to the East Falls research community.

This report introduces you to tools to assist with your research, highlights support available at every stage of the process, and invites you to events related to research and publishing. The resources outlined in this newsletter are available to all East Falls faculty, students, and staff through a site-wide license paid for by the Jefferson Libraries. Visit the Gutman Library website and the Academic Commons website to access these resources.


New Resources

  • Prism8
  • iThenticate
  • Grammarly
  • Repbase

Grants & Funding

  • Jefferson Open Access Publishing Fund
  • National Institutes of Health and ORCID IDs
  • Pivot
  • LabArchives

Citation Tools

  • EndNote
  • F1000
  • RefWorks

Statistical Tools

  • Prism8
  • SPSS
  • NVivo


  • Library consultations
  • Office for Writing, Publishing, and Communication
  • Photographers, Graphic Designers, and Videographers
  • Jefferson Digital Commons


  • High Impact Publishing, March 3
  • Peer Editing for Content and Clarity, April 7
  • Turn Your Thesis into a Publishable Manuscript, May 5