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On the side … Library Book Sale April 1st – April 6th Mark Bowden talk Author of “Black Hawk Down” April 11th, 6-7:30PM, West Village Commons 404 “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” Book Club April 19th, 12:30-1:30, Cook 507
To start us off TED video – Steven Johnson – Where good ideas come from
Agenda Subject specific databases – Science! Database examination– small groups RefWorks/Interlibrary loan Finding the specific journals
Subject Specific Databases Which databases are you currently familiar with? There are more Your access will vary
Small groups of 3-4 Eachgroup choose a different database to analyze: Web of Science Science Direct PubMed Central Medline (PubMed) Health Reference Center Academic SpringerLink
Topic: Hendra virus Which words seemed to find the best results? Synonyms? Is there an advanced search? Can you access full text? What features of the database were useful? (time limit, peer reviewed option, citations etc.) Problems?
Present your database Web of Science Science Direct PubMed Central Health Reference Center Academic SpringerLink
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
Your Journals Virology Journal of Virology Virology Research and Treatment AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses Archives of Virology Journal of General Virology Intervirology* Virus Genes
Search through the journals Browse through the journals Enter your preliminary search data here: http://bit.ly/virologysp2012