An exponential publication of research studies resulted in accumulation of academic information challenging the discovery of research information from literature search databases, journals, and search engines. Traditional literature search engines are based on keywords and controlled vocabulary rather than on concepts and words meaning.
New generation literature search engines use Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), machine vision, semantic and textual analysis. These search engines use AI and semantic technologies to discover meaningful information for efficient access to knowledge in the heterogeneous informational environments. Semantic search engines use full-text indexing, smart filters, citation generation, exploration of the relevant concepts, creating search alerts, harvest articles in databases and the web, and ranking algorithms to understand the knowledge and information from abundant pools of literature. The Semantic Scholar is the search engines used for literature search in radiology, science, and medicine.
Keep updated by developing your customized list of radiology articles using the BrowZine. Follow the BrowZine installation instruction to download the BrowZine and use after authentication as Walter Reed National Military Medical Center affiliate.
Note: Training content is at the Self-Guide Learning. Also, schedule Consultation on finding associated resources.
Online access to library subscriptions is usually restricted to library affiliates. When searching Google search engine an option Locate@Darnall notifies that this resource is offered to only affiliates of the Darnall Medical Library, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Science.gov - science searches over 60 databases and 2200 scientific websites
PubDefence - peer-reviewed scholarly publications funded by DoD and ODNI/IARPA
Note: The library guide is supplementary to journal club meetings at the Radiology and Radiological Sciences department.
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