The Merck Manual Then and Now: Stories from 20 Editions

Rittenhouse recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Melissa Adams, Director of Publishing at Merck, to discuss the history and evolution of the Merck Manual throughout its 20 editions. Here are some highlights from our discussion: “We try never to forget that medicine is for the people, it is not for the profits. The profits follow and, if we have remembered that, they have … Continue reading The Merck Manual Then and Now: Stories from 20 Editions

An R2 Digital Library PDA Case Study

Rittenhouse strives to provide its hospital and library partners tools to support their digital collection development. The Patron Driven Acquisition (PDA) tool is an example of the value-added features available on the market-leading eBook database, the R2 Digital Library. Doody’s Collection Development Monthly recently published a case study on the R2 Digital Library’s PDA tool. The subject of the case study was the implementation and … Continue reading An R2 Digital Library PDA Case Study

2018 Doody’s Core Titles Information Available from Rittenhouse

Did you know that Rittenhouse provides the latest edition of Doody’s Core Titles (DCT), and Doody reviews for FREE on Rittenhouse.com and R2Library.com? We do! The just-published 2018 Edition of Doody’s Core Titles is currently available to our Library and Hospital Partners. We understand that health sciences librarians rely on DCT as a key collection development tool and are committed to providing tools to support … Continue reading 2018 Doody’s Core Titles Information Available from Rittenhouse