Submitted by mschaefe@stanfo... on Thu, 10/08/2009 - 13:52.
Come learn about comprehensive searching of multiple databases in related disciplines to uncover articles, books and reports critical to your research. The workshop will cover earch examples using ISI Web of Science and the new Stanford Libraries’ Cross Search tool. E-mail alerts for subject, titles, and authors will also be covered.
See the Engineering Libraries' site for more information about these October workshops.
Submitted by Chris Bourg on Fri, 09/25/2009 - 10:33.
A bit of Friday fun from speedbump.com::
Submitted by Chris Bourg on Wed, 09/23/2009 - 12:19.
"Librarians in our nation’s 123,000 libraries make a difference in the lives of millions of Americans every day. Now is your chance to tell us why we should shine the spotlight on a librarian at your public, school, college, community college or university library. Nominate your librarian for the Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award!"
Deadline for nominations is October 9, 2009.
Submitted by jrjacobs@stanfo... on Tue, 09/22/2009 - 15:00.
The paper below by a group of librarians at University of Queensland describes an interesting way in which students can use Refworks in their team-based research projects. Check it out.
Citation: RefWorks in Three Steps: Undergraduate Team Bibliographies. Phil Yorke-Barber, Cristina Ghiculescu, Gisela Possin, Dorothy Hill, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia. Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, Summer 2009.