Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Scholarly Management: Staying Current with your Research

1,369

Published on

Presented 9/28/11 at UNCG. for more info see: …

Presented 9/28/11 at UNCG. for more info see:
http://uncg.libguides.com/currentawareness

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,369
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
3
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Scholarly Management:Staying Current with your Research <br />Beth Filar Williams, Coordinator of Library Services for Online &amp;Distance Education<br />Liane Elias, Graduate Student in Library &amp; Information Studies at UNCG<br />Cheryl Cross, Library Technology Support Analyst<br />Presented by UNCG Libraries, 9/28/11<br />
  • 2.
  • 3. Objectives<br />to demonstrate various methods for staying current with your research <br />to showcase the Current Awareness Libguidesresources which will assist participants after this session<br />
  • 4. Types of Alerts/Staying Current <br />Table of Contents Alerts<br />Search Alert<br />Citation Alert<br />Blogs<br />Twitter<br />Google News Alerts<br />Google Scholar Alerts<br />Mobile Options<br />
  • 5. POLL: RSS<br />I follow RSS feeds, via my email<br />I follow RSS feeds, via a reader (ex: google reader)<br />I have heard of RSS but don’t think I follow it?<br />RSSwhat?!<br />
  • 6. RSS<br />Stands for Really Simple Syndication<br />Very simple and streamlined way to bring your news to you<br />Google Reader is most popular; runs from internet browser<br />
  • 7. Table of Content Alerts:<br />Automatically receive a journals latest TOC <br />Skim article titles, link to full text <br />Offered by most databases &amp; journals<br />Delivered via email or RSS feeds<br />
  • 8.
  • 9. Search Alerts<br />Set up alert on specific word/phrase in a database<br />Automatically receive alert when a new article is added <br />Offered by most databases &amp; journals<br />Delivered via email or RSS feeds<br />
  • 10. Citation Alerts:<br />Create an alert of a particular work<br />When this article is cited by another article, receive an alert <br /> Offered by only a few database like Web of Science <br />Delivered via email or RSS feeds<br />
  • 11. POLL: Blogs<br />I follow blogs - though mainly for fun!<br />I follow academic, scholarly blogs (maybe some fun ones too) <br />I am a scholarly blogger<br />(A or B) and C<br />None of the above<br />
  • 12. POLL: Twitter<br />I tweet on twitter regularly but mainly for fun<br />I lurk on twitter but rarely tweet<br />I use twitter for scholarly purposes only<br />I use twitter for fun, scholarly purposes and more!<br />Tweeting is for the birds<br />
  • 13. Google News Alerts<br />http://www.google.com/alerts<br />
  • 14. Google Scholar Alerts<br />http://scholar.google.com/<br />
  • 15. Mobile Possibilities<br /><ul><li> Keep up on the go with a smartphone or tablet
  • 16. Most RSS readers sync with Google Reader
  • 17. Find one that works for you!</li></li></ul><li>Q &amp;A?<br />http://uncg.libguides.com/currentawareness<br />Beth Filar Williams, DE Librarian, efwilli3@uncg.edu<br />Liane Elias, LIS Grad Student, leelias@uncg.edu<br />

×