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Agenda Subject specific databases – Science! Database examination– small groups RefWorks/Interlibrary loan
Subject Specific Databases Which databasesare you currentlyfamiliar with? There are more Your access willvary
Small groups of 3-4 Each group choose a different databaseto analyze: Scopus ACS Journals PubMed (Medline) ScienceDirect All available from the Chemistry SubjectGateway
Use your database! Which words seemed to find the bestresults? Synonyms? Is there an advanced search? Can you access full text? What features of the database wereuseful? (time limit, peer reviewed option,citations etc.) Problems?
Present your database Scopus ACS PubMed (Medline) ScienceDirect
Features to remember Use the database to find synonyms Check the abstract Limitation tools – Time frame, Information type References Cited/Times Cited Citation creation Compose lists Import to RefWorks Interlibrary Loan - Illiad