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Chemical Literature Searching and Library ResearchSession 1: Free and Licensed Chemical Literature Tools<br />Elizabeth Br...
Some questions<br />
Student Survey Questions<br />1. The main literature database to search for Chemistry research articles is INSPEC.<br />TR...
Student Survey Questions<br />4. Google Scholar searches the same journals, patents, conference proceedings and monographs...
Chemistry Database Features<br />
Chemistry Database Features<br />
Outline<br />Some Questions<br />Licensed Chemistry ResourcesScifinder, Web of Science, Scopus, Reaxys<br />Free Online Ch...
Licensed Chemistry Databases<br />
Licensed Chemistry Resources<br />BU Chemistry Library Databases http://libraryguides.binghamton.edu/chemistry<br />Scifin...
Free Online Chemistry Resources<br />Chemspiderhttp://www.chemspider.com/<br />Google Scholarhttp://scholar.google.com/<br />
Chemistry Library Databases<br />
Scifinder Scholar<br />
Explore References<br />34million references <br />10,000 major scientific journals, books, proceedings<br />References fr...
Web of Science (Web of Knowledge)<br />
Reaxys<br />
Chemspider<br />
Google Scholar<br />
Part 2: Citation Management Tools<br />
Why use Citation Management Tools?<br />Keep track of your articles and links<br />Create bibliographies and reference lis...
Citation Managers<br />Refworks – licensed to BU students and faculty<br />Zotero – free online (Firefox extension)<br />M...
Create an Account<br />Libraries’ Research Help page:<br />http://library.lib.binghamton.edu/research/index.html/<br />Sel...
Add a New Reference<br />
Add References<br />ScifinderandWeb of Science – import link<br />Google Scholar – Refworks plug-in link<br />
Import Records<br />
Folder References<br />
Create a Bibliography<br />
Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh]<br />a free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research source...
What it looks like<br />
Getting started with Zotero<br />Quick Start Guide: http://www.zotero.org/support/quick_start_guide<br />Adding References...
Adding and Viewing References<br />
Creating and Organizing Folders<br />
Creating a Bibliography<br />
Creating a Bibliography<br />
What is Mendeley?<br />Social network<br />Reference Management tool<br />Cloud-based file storage for documents<br />Sear...
Mendeley Profile<br />
My Library <br />
Papers in Mendeley<br />
Mendeley Web Importer<br />Bookmarklet<br />
Mendeley Desktop<br />
Inserting Citations into MS Word<br />
Groups in Mendeley<br />
Mendeley Groups <br />
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  1. 1. Chemical Literature Searching and Library ResearchSession 1: Free and Licensed Chemical Literature Tools<br />Elizabeth Brown<br />ebrown@binghamton.edu<br />(607)777-4882<br />LS-2304C<br />CHEM 496September 14, 2011http://www.slideshare.net/ebrown/<br />
  2. 2. Some questions<br />
  3. 3. Student Survey Questions<br />1. The main literature database to search for Chemistry research articles is INSPEC.<br />TRUE<br />FALSE<br /> <br />2. The citation manager tool Mendeleyis only available to licensed Binghamton University students, faculty and staff.<br />TRUE<br />FALSE<br /> <br />3. Citation searching is when you complete the missing pieces of the bibliographic information such as the author, title, journal volume, and page numbers when citing a reference.<br />TRUE<br />FALSE<br /> <br />
  4. 4. Student Survey Questions<br />4. Google Scholar searches the same journals, patents, conference proceedings and monographs as Scifinder Scholar.<br />TRUE<br />FALSE<br /> <br />5. The Libraries spends over $1,000,000 annually to license and purchase research tools like article databases, journals, books, and websites for Chemistry.<br />TRUE<br />FALSE<br /> <br />6. The Registry database in Scifinder Scholar is a current alphabetical and institutional listing of all working chemists, with an author number attached to their name for easy searching.<br />A. TRUE<br />B. FALSE<br />
  5. 5. Chemistry Database Features<br />
  6. 6. Chemistry Database Features<br />
  7. 7. Outline<br />Some Questions<br />Licensed Chemistry ResourcesScifinder, Web of Science, Scopus, Reaxys<br />Free Online Chemistry ResourcesChemspider, Google Scholar<br />Reference Citation Management ToolsRefworks, Zotero, Mendeley<br />
  8. 8. Licensed Chemistry Databases<br />
  9. 9. Licensed Chemistry Resources<br />BU Chemistry Library Databases http://libraryguides.binghamton.edu/chemistry<br />Scifinder Scholar on the Webhttp://proxy.binghamton.edu/login?url=http://metalink.binghamton.edu:8332/V/?func=native-link&resource=BNG03359<br />Web of Science (Web of Knowledge) http://metalink.binghamton.edu:8332/V/TMTNDHTBPH72J1TEE59U5FT2AT5T6NVQ5IX1FCDBN3GHXBGA6Q-31293?func=native-link&resource=BNG03441<br />Reaxys(Crossfire Commander) http://libraryguides.binghamton.edu/content.php?pid=50019&sid=457185<br />
  10. 10. Free Online Chemistry Resources<br />Chemspiderhttp://www.chemspider.com/<br />Google Scholarhttp://scholar.google.com/<br />
  11. 11. Chemistry Library Databases<br />
  12. 12. Scifinder Scholar<br />
  13. 13. Explore References<br />34million references <br />10,000 major scientific journals, books, proceedings<br />References from 61patent authorities worldwide<br />Explore Substances<br />CAS Registry<br />61 million substances<br />Explore Reactions<br />49million reactionsorganometallics, natural products, biotransformations<br />Reaction conditions, yields, and catalysts<br />
  14. 14. Web of Science (Web of Knowledge)<br />
  15. 15. Reaxys<br />
  16. 16. Chemspider<br />
  17. 17. Google Scholar<br />
  18. 18. Part 2: Citation Management Tools<br />
  19. 19. Why use Citation Management Tools?<br />Keep track of your articles and links<br />Create bibliographies and reference lists FAST<br />Insert formatted footnotes, endnotes.<br />Change citation styles for different pubs.<br />Share references with colleagues.<br />
  20. 20. Citation Managers<br />Refworks – licensed to BU students and faculty<br />Zotero – free online (Firefox extension)<br />Mendeley – free online<br />Reference Management Tools Guide:<br />http://libraryguides.binghamton.edu/refmanager<br />
  21. 21.
  22. 22. Create an Account<br />Libraries’ Research Help page:<br />http://library.lib.binghamton.edu/research/index.html/<br />Select RefWorks<br />Create an account<br />GroupCode: RWSUNYBinghamton<br />Begin adding references…<br />
  23. 23. Add a New Reference<br />
  24. 24. Add References<br />ScifinderandWeb of Science – import link<br />Google Scholar – Refworks plug-in link<br />
  25. 25. Import Records<br />
  26. 26. Folder References<br />
  27. 27. Create a Bibliography<br />
  28. 28. Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh]<br />a free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources. It lives in your web browser.<br />Download: http://www.zotero.org/<br />
  29. 29. What it looks like<br />
  30. 30. Getting started with Zotero<br />Quick Start Guide: http://www.zotero.org/support/quick_start_guide<br />Adding References<br />Formatting<br />Creating Bibliographies<br />
  31. 31. Adding and Viewing References<br />
  32. 32. Creating and Organizing Folders<br />
  33. 33. Creating a Bibliography<br />
  34. 34. Creating a Bibliography<br />
  35. 35. What is Mendeley?<br />Social network<br />Reference Management tool<br />Cloud-based file storage for documents<br />Search interface to find articles<br />http://www.mendeley.com/<br />
  36. 36. Mendeley Profile<br />
  37. 37. My Library <br />
  38. 38. Papers in Mendeley<br />
  39. 39. Mendeley Web Importer<br />Bookmarklet<br />
  40. 40. Mendeley Desktop<br />
  41. 41. Inserting Citations into MS Word<br />
  42. 42. Groups in Mendeley<br />
  43. 43. Mendeley Groups <br />
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