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  • 1. Online Resources at the Wellcome Library Theories and Methods: Literature, Science and Medicine 25 March 2010 Jennifer Phillips-Bacher Assistant Librarian
  • 2. Tools for research
    • What’s available?
      • Wellcome Library catalogue
      • Wellcome Images
      • Archives + Manuscripts
      • Electronic Resources
      • Digitised Collections
    • How do I find and access them?
    • Tips and tricks
  • 3. Wellcome Library catalogue
    • Use controlled vocabulary, subject search , and asterisks to fine-tune your search
    • Genre index includes much more than unicorns (asylum reports, comic books, web sites)
    • Save records for email or export
    • Save searches to your account
    • New acquisitions via RSS
  • 4. Wellcome Images
    • Use the Lightbox to save and email your selected images
    • All images are Creative Commons licensed for private study, theses, personal use
  • 5. Archives + Manuscripts
    • Archives + Manuscripts catalogue contains all descriptive and contextual information
    • Ongoing archives digitisation programme
    • A+M workshop highly recommended
  • 6. Electronic Resources
    • Access through
      • Library catalogue
      • Databases and Electronic Journals
      • Remote Access
    • Have a citation? Use Article Finder
    • Browser add-ons and gadgets
  • 7. Digitisation Projects
    • Recipe books
    • Aids posters
    • Mary Toft collection
    • Wellcome Film
  • 8. Questions? Tel: +44 (0)20 7611 8722 Email: [email_address] Workshops