The University Record, May 7, 1996


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The Electronic Reference Shelf (ERS), made available by the U-M Library, allows you to access over the Web such references as the Oxford English Dictionary, Roget's Expanded Thesaurus and the American Heritage Dictionary. Six new resources have recently been added: Grolier's Encyclopedia and the databases Contemporary Authors, Encyclope dia of Associations, the Gale Directory of Databases and the Research Centers and Services Directories . And for all genealogy buffs, the ERS will add Gale's Biography and Genealogy Master Index in June. URL:


The Medical School Institutional Review Board has created a Web site that provides procedures, federal regulations, ap plication forms, guidelines and general information pertinent to human subject research.