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601-Session12-Jacso: biog & ready ref-s13

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Spring 2013
LIS 601 Introduction to Reference and Information Services
LIS Program
University of Hawaii

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601-Session12-Jacso: biog & ready ref-s13

  1. 1. Dr. Peter Jacso:Biography & Ready Reference Spring 2013LIS 601 Introduction to Reference and Information Services LIS Program University of Hawaii
  2. 2. Open Access Sourceswith Biographical Information Nahl 2013 Jacso
  3. 3. Dr. Jacso’s Poly Search Engines• Access to biographical information, sketches, and full biographies of famous and infamous historical figures, politicians, scientists, authors, artists and athletes from 15 reputable Web databases. – http://www2.hawaii.edu/~jacso/extra/egyeb/poly-bio.htm• These are the best English dictionaries on the Web - even if some of them did not make it to the various Web directories. The American Heritage Dictionary (AHD) has several implementations, I chose Bartlebys. – http://www2.hawaii.edu/~jacso/extra/egyeb/poly-eng-dic.htm• Find citations, abstracts and/or full text documents related to energy science and technology in 20 reputable Web databases. Many of these databases provide additional features, such as citation tracing, and finding related items. – http://www2.hawaii.edu/~jacso/extra/egyeb/poly-energy.htm Nahl 2013

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