Fire Exits Assembly point in Free School Lane Don’t use lift Toilets RSI/eyestrain breaks Large screen available Induction Loop available Mobiles on silent Tea/coffee vending machines No food / drink near computers
Web Skills: Web of Knowledge and ScopusDateRosemary Roddserviceemail@example.com
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General Information Objectives: Learn how to get started using online reference sources Pre-requisites: None, but familiarity with web browsing will help Duration & Break: 1 hour Course Material: handout for practical exercises Delivery Style: Demonstration followed by a practical
Follow-on courses: EndNote WebCourses run by University Library Referencing Without Tears, How To Do A Literature Search, How To Find Things on Your Reading List Newspaper Research
Scopus and Science Direct Some humanities/social sciences journals included, but strongest in the sciences. Includes some recent academic books. Direct export of PDFs (provided you have access rights) Science Direct allows you to export PDFs by drag and drop. SCOPUS allows you to select multiple PDFs and download to a folder Personalise using your Raven ID and password; no need to set up another account. Records go back to 1960.
Web of Knowledge/Web of Science Not just for scientists: search over Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences or Science databases for relevant items. Selected: journals go into the indexes after a degree of quality control so only genuine academic work will be included. Direct link to EndNote Web and methods to export to other reference management software. Requires registration to use all the features: cant simply use your Raven authentication to personalise. Records go back to 1899.
AlertsSet up saved search routines to send an email tonotify you when a relevant article becomesavailable.Available on all three services
Login with your Raven account to personalise Scopus settings This doesnt currently give access to the Sciverse hub, which still requires you to register with your personal details.