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  • x must precede y by a specified number of terms . terms must be within a specified number of words
  • ((si w/5 "solar cell") or (silicon w/5 "solar cell")) and amorphous and "high efficien*"
  • ((si w/5 "solar cell") or (silicon w/5 "solar cell")) and amorphous and "high efficien*"
  • Scopus nami 2010

    1. 1. Scopus Eunice Wong ( [email_address] , 2358 6751)
    2. 2. Learning Outcomes <ul><li>Perform general searches </li></ul><ul><li>Refine results </li></ul><ul><li>Find full-text </li></ul><ul><li>Citation analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Personalization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Save searches, create search alerts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Create citation alerts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Save my list </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. Coverage <ul><li>16,500 peer reviewed journals </li></ul><ul><li>350 book series </li></ul><ul><li>3.6 million conference papers </li></ul><ul><li>40 million records </li></ul><ul><ul><li>20 million records from 1996 onwards (78% include references) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>20 million pre-1996 records without references </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. Search Basics <ul><li>Use &quot; &quot; to enclose a phrase </li></ul><ul><li>Connectors </li></ul><ul><ul><li>AND: &quot;light emit* diode*&quot; and &quot;flip chip&quot; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OR: led or &quot;light emit* diode*&quot; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AND NOT: led and substrate AND NOT silicon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Proximity: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>x pre/5 y: &quot; precedes by&quot; (x must appear before y) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>x w/5 y: &quot;within&quot; </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Truncation: * (represent any number of characters, anywhere in a word) </li></ul>
    5. 5. Basic Search <ul><li>si solar cell </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;si solar cell&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>si w/5 (&quot;solar cell&quot;) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>poly- Si thin-film solar cells </li></ul></ul><ul><li>&quot; &quot; ?? If a distinct term consists of common words </li></ul><ul><li>Don't search for a single term, connect other related concepts to narrow down (focus your search) </li></ul><ul><li>Include synonyms and acronyms: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>si or silicon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>led or &quot;light emit* diode*&quot; </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. Refine Search Results <ul><li>Sort by times cited – most influential articles </li></ul><ul><li>Limit by publication year, affiliation, document type, source type, etc. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Find Full-text <ul><li>Look for this article: Simulation of a-Si/a-SiGe thin film tandem junction solar cells  </li></ul><ul><li>Click – – full-text?? </li></ul><ul><li>Look for : 2D modeling of silicon based thin film dual and triple junction solar cells    </li></ul><ul><li>Click – full-text?? </li></ul>
    8. 8. WebBridge <ul><li>Find e-version </li></ul><ul><li>Search Library Catalog for source publication </li></ul><ul><li>Submit interlibrary loan </li></ul>
    9. 9. Highly Cited Articles <ul><li>Sort by times cited:   </li></ul><ul><li>Find the most highly cited article : P roperties and structure of a-SiC:H for high-efficiency a-Si solar cell     </li></ul><ul><li>Click to view the full record, then look under &quot; Cited By since 1996 &quot; (right hand column) </li></ul><ul><li>Inform me when this document is cited in Scopus (citation alert): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email alert </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Must register with Scopus to set up a personal account </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>RSS feed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Top 20 results will be delivered everyday to your RSS reader </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>You must have an RSS reader (such as Google reader) account </li></ul></ul></ul>
    10. 10. Personalization <ul><li>My alerts </li></ul><ul><ul><li>citation (article) alert </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>search alert </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>author search/citation alert </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Save searches </li></ul><ul><li>Save lists (of articles) </li></ul>
    11. 11. Save Searches & Create Search Alerts <ul><li>At the bottom of the search screen, look for the &quot;Search History&quot; Box </li></ul>
    12. 12. Author Search/Citation Alerts <ul><li>Author Search -> Click author details icon/link </li></ul>
    13. 13. Affiliation Search Alert <ul><li>Affiliation Search -> Affiliation details icon/link </li></ul>
    14. 14. Save Document to a List <ul><li>From the Search Results, select documents, click </li></ul><ul><li>Click , then &quot;Save this list&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>Login to Scopus, name & save this list </li></ul>
    15. 15. Manage Your Personal Account <ul><li>Click </li></ul>
    16. 16. Further Assistance <ul><li>Scopus search guide </li></ul><ul><li>Guide on Current Awareness Services (set up search/rss alerts in different databases) </li></ul><ul><li>Guide on using RefWorks (manage your bibliography) </li></ul><ul><li>Library Reference Desk </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ground floor opposite the stairs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2358 6751 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul>