Molecular & Cell Biology 2014
Database resources for MCB
PRESENTED BY JEN EIDELMAN
UCT LIBRARIES
2014
E-mail: jen.eidelman...
Molecular & Cell Biology 2014 - Database resources
 Where do I find the Databases?
 Access from the library page: http:/...
http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
MCB Database Resources
Database resources
WHERE TO START? - Subject Guide
On the Library Web Page:
http://www.lib.uct.ac.za

This is where you will find a link to y...
LINK TO SUBJECT GUIDES

This is your subject guide:
http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/molecular_cell_biology
Databases
for MCB
http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/
mcb-databases
Database searching

Remember to think carefully about your search
terms and use the following search operators
(Boolean op...
Web of Science
Change drop down
menu to topic

Change timespan to limit your search
to specific years
Choose how to sort the
results of your search
Refine results of search here
Web of Science - SFX

Click on FULL TEXT
and then SFX
SFX will tell you if the article is available in full text or not.

The full text is available from
Wiley Online
Click on ...
Save the article to
your computer
Web of Science – Export to RefWorks

Tick the box.
Export the information (bibliographic details) to RefWorks
Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
Web of Science
Sign in to create a personal account
Click on the ‘Search History’ tab
And then click on ‘Save History’
Give your search a name
Click ‘Save’
Web of Science
Saved Searches and Alerts
Click on ‘My Tools’ and then
‘Saved Searches and Alerts’ to
see all your saved se...
Databases: SCOPUS
You do not have to sign in to use these databases, but if you register you can
create your own profile, ...
Databases: SCOPUS

• Search for articles using search terms in the search boxes
• Add more search boxes if you like
• Chan...
Databases: SCOPUS

• 30 documents found
• Refine results on left of page
• Read the full text or click on SFX to see avail...
Databases: SCOPUS – SFX explained

The SFX screen will tell you
if the article is available in
full text or not.
It also t...
Databases: SCOPUS

• Set a search Alert to your mailbox
Databases: SCOPUS

• Find saved searches in ‘Settings’
• Manage Alerts etc.
Databases: SCOPUS

• Export selected article(s) to a
Bibliographic Manager e.g. RefWorks
Databases: SCOPUS

• Click on the
Refworks
direct export
link
• Click Export
• Exports
bibliographic
details to
RefWorks
Direct Import to RefWorks

The RefWorks login screen
will open if you have not
logged in previously
Direct Import to RefWorks
Databases: SCOPUS

• Find an author
Databases: SCOPUS

• Click on the hyperlink to view documents
Databases: SCOPUS

• Find more help using the
tutorials/videos offered in
the Scopus Database
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks

 Over 1500 audiovisual seminar style presentations by leading world experts
 Contains th...
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks

Search tip:
molecular
chaperones

This search will
find the words
molecular OR
chaperones,...
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks

Search tip:
”molecular chaperones”
(inverted commas will
find those words as a
phrase)
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Printable
slide
handouts
PDF
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks

Embed a talk in a word document
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks

Possible HARVARD UCT example:
Sondak, V. K. 2013. Update on therapies for metastatic melan...
Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/sci-tech-uptodate
INTERLIBRARY LOANS

http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/services/interlibrary-loans/

You can
request items
that are not
available at...
http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/services/interlibrary-loans/
Thank you!
Jen.Eidelman@uct.ac.za
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Database resources for Molecular & Cell Biology 2014

  1. 1. Molecular & Cell Biology 2014 Database resources for MCB PRESENTED BY JEN EIDELMAN UCT LIBRARIES 2014 E-mail: jen.eidelman@uct.ac.za Telephone: 021 650 2773 Please contact me for individual and/or group research consultations or for any library queries. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons AttributionNonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
  2. 2. Molecular & Cell Biology 2014 - Database resources  Where do I find the Databases?  Access from the library page: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za  Search & Find Databases A-Z  OR  Research Help SUBJECT GUIDE Molecular Cell Biology Click on the tab: Databases – finding articles in journals http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/mcb-databases  Web of Science/Scopus/Henry Stewart Talks  Export references to RefWorks http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/refworks  Keeping up to date : Current Awareness; Alerting services http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/sci-tech-uptodate
  3. 3. http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
  4. 4. MCB Database Resources Database resources
  5. 5. WHERE TO START? - Subject Guide On the Library Web Page: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za This is where you will find a link to your Subject Guide:
  6. 6. LINK TO SUBJECT GUIDES This is your subject guide: http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/molecular_cell_biology
  7. 7. Databases for MCB http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/ mcb-databases
  8. 8. Database searching Remember to think carefully about your search terms and use the following search operators (Boolean operators) to limit and refine your search: • • • AND to find records containing all terms OR to find records containing any of the terms NOT to exclude records containing certain words from your search
  9. 9. Web of Science Change drop down menu to topic Change timespan to limit your search to specific years
  10. 10. Choose how to sort the results of your search Refine results of search here
  11. 11. Web of Science - SFX Click on FULL TEXT and then SFX
  12. 12. SFX will tell you if the article is available in full text or not. The full text is available from Wiley Online Click on the GO button. There is also a link here to the library catalogue (ALEPH) if you want to see if the print version of Journal of Food Science is available.
  13. 13. Save the article to your computer
  14. 14. Web of Science – Export to RefWorks Tick the box. Export the information (bibliographic details) to RefWorks
  15. 15. Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
  16. 16. Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
  17. 17. Web of Science – Export to RefWorks
  18. 18. Web of Science Sign in to create a personal account
  19. 19. Click on the ‘Search History’ tab And then click on ‘Save History’ Give your search a name Click ‘Save’
  20. 20. Web of Science Saved Searches and Alerts Click on ‘My Tools’ and then ‘Saved Searches and Alerts’ to see all your saved searches
  21. 21. Databases: SCOPUS You do not have to sign in to use these databases, but if you register you can create your own profile, save searches and create alerts.
  22. 22. Databases: SCOPUS • Search for articles using search terms in the search boxes • Add more search boxes if you like • Change the date range if you want to limit your search
  23. 23. Databases: SCOPUS • 30 documents found • Refine results on left of page • Read the full text or click on SFX to see availability at UCT • Save your search (search can be re-run in ‘Settings’) • Set Alert
  24. 24. Databases: SCOPUS – SFX explained The SFX screen will tell you if the article is available in full text or not. It also tells you in which database the article is indexed. In this case it is available from DOAJ and from PubMed Central. Click on the GO button to get the full text.
  25. 25. Databases: SCOPUS • Set a search Alert to your mailbox
  26. 26. Databases: SCOPUS • Find saved searches in ‘Settings’ • Manage Alerts etc.
  27. 27. Databases: SCOPUS • Export selected article(s) to a Bibliographic Manager e.g. RefWorks
  28. 28. Databases: SCOPUS • Click on the Refworks direct export link • Click Export • Exports bibliographic details to RefWorks
  29. 29. Direct Import to RefWorks The RefWorks login screen will open if you have not logged in previously
  30. 30. Direct Import to RefWorks
  31. 31. Databases: SCOPUS • Find an author
  32. 32. Databases: SCOPUS • Click on the hyperlink to view documents
  33. 33. Databases: SCOPUS • Find more help using the tutorials/videos offered in the Scopus Database
  34. 34. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks  Over 1500 audiovisual seminar style presentations by leading world experts  Contains the latest research as well as the fundamentals  Presented by many of the world’s leading experts, including Nobel Laureates  User friendly format of animated slides with synchronized narration  Specially commissioned and organized by subject area into comprehensive series  New and updated talks and series issued every month.
  35. 35. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  36. 36. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  37. 37. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  38. 38. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  39. 39. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  40. 40. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  41. 41. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  42. 42. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  43. 43. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  44. 44. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  45. 45. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks Search tip: molecular chaperones This search will find the words molecular OR chaperones, not necessarily as a phrase.
  46. 46. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks Search tip: ”molecular chaperones” (inverted commas will find those words as a phrase)
  47. 47. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  48. 48. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  49. 49. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  50. 50. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  51. 51. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks Printable slide handouts PDF
  52. 52. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks Embed a talk in a word document
  53. 53. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  54. 54. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  55. 55. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks Possible HARVARD UCT example: Sondak, V. K. 2013. Update on therapies for metastatic melanoma [Video file]. Available: http://hstalks.com/?t=BL1003571 [2013, August 14]. Text citation: (Sondak, 2013)
  56. 56. Databases: Henry Stewart Talks
  57. 57. http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za/sci-tech-uptodate
  58. 58. INTERLIBRARY LOANS http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/services/interlibrary-loans/ You can request items that are not available at UCT via UCT Libraries Interlibrary Loans Department.
  59. 59. http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/services/interlibrary-loans/
  60. 60. Thank you! Jen.Eidelman@uct.ac.za

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