Library tips for new researchers in computer science

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A presentation for ECS 293 at UC Davis; tips for using the library and managing your publication reputation as a new researcher or graduate student in computer science.

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Library tips for new researchers in computer science

  1. 1. ECS 293: Library research Phoebe Ayers psayers@ucdavis.edu UC Davis Libraries
  2. 2. Doing research: • • • • Find literature on your topic / background Do research Publish results Develop a reputation in the field Let’s start from the end…
  3. 3. Making your reputation: Identify yourself! • • • • • Make a Google scholar profile Make an ACM author-izer profile Get unique ids: ORCID / ResearcherID Know your h-Index Make sure your website and other online profiles are current
  4. 4. Reputation
  5. 5. ResearcherID: from Web of Science
  6. 6. Publishing • Journal reputation: Finding a journal: – ACM related conferences/journals – “impact factor” – from Journal Citation Reports – Is it a scam? Publishing: – What can you do with your own work? – OA or not? OA funds – Data publishing – often required!
  7. 7. JCR – Journal Citation Reports
  8. 8. ACM Publishing Policy
  9. 9. guides.lib.ucdavis.edu/openaccess
  10. 10. guides.lib.ucdavis.edu/data
  11. 11. Finding literature • Search a database: – Compendex, Web of Science, Citeseer, INSPEC – Finding authors & times cited in Web of Science – Review articles – Google tricks • Organize everything – Export to Endnote, etc – Export in BibTeX
  12. 12. guides.lib.ucdavis.edu/cs
  13. 13. Google tricks • http://scholar.google.com • Via the VPN • Change your settings: – Add in UC eLinks (search for university california davis) – Add BibTeX export option • Commands: AROUND(2), site=, etc.
  14. 14. Harvest.lib.ucdavis.edu for books
  15. 15. guides.lib.ucdavis.edu/cs Phoebe Ayers Email me! psayers@ucdavis.edu

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