Author Archive

BrowZine adds Android phones

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

BrowZine, the app that lets you download and read many of our scholarly journals on your mobile device, has added Android phones to its list of supported devices. Use BrowZine to customize a newsstand of key journals for current awareness browsing on iPads, Android tablets, iPhones, and Android phones. BrowZine adds publishers ...

Graduate Student Open Houses today, 8/13

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

What: Library Open Houses for Graduate Students When: Wednesday, August 13 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Where:  Main Library (North Campus at the end of the quad) and Science Library (South Campus inside Boyd Graduate Studies) Get your academic year off to a great start! Have an afternoon snack and meet your librarians.  Learn about key ...

Graduate Student Open Houses August 13

Monday, August 4th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

Are you a new or returning graduate student? The UGA Libraries are holding open houses especially for graduate students on Wednesday, August 13 between 2:00-4:00 p.m. Meet your librarians, learn about key resources, and tour the buildings. Representatives from various Libraries' departments and collections will be available to answer questions and demonstrate ...

BrowZine: browse journals on your tablet or phone

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries introduce BrowZine, an app that lets you download and read many of our scholarly journals on your mobile device. Use BrowZine to customize a newsstand of key journals for current awareness browsing on iPads, Android tablets, and iPhones (Android phones coming soon). With BrowZine you can: Browse journals by ...

New! Use your MyID to access Libraries’ resources remotely

Monday, May 12th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

You can now log into GALILEO and our other electronic resources using your MyID and password. If you don't have a MyID, the GALILEO password also works. Need help? Ask a librarian.

AMA Manual of Style Online

Saturday, March 29th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries now have a subscription to the AMA Manual of Style Online from the American Medical Association. Find it at http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express?link=chis-uga1&inst=uga1 or in the GALILEO menu. The AMA Manual is the major guide for authors and editors publishing in the fields of veterinary and human health and medicine. The online version includes all ...

Panel on Science Literacy 3/26

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

Perspectives on Science and Information Literacy (FYO/Blue Card) Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 5:30 - 6:30 PM - MLC 148 Panel discussion with Dr. Peggy Brickman (Biology) and Dr. Shawn Glynn (Education). Moderated by Science Librarians. Promoting science literacy is a challenge in the complex web of politics, industry, and academia. How do we ...

GALILEO password change

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

The GALILEO password has been changed. Find the new password in your library account. If you need help accessing your account, call 706-542-3256. We needed to change the password because someone posted it on a public website. Please remember that our GALILEO password should be known only to UGA students, faculty, ...

Citation indexes now with books, data & conference papers

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

Web of Science has expanded its suite of citation indexes beyond journal articles. Researchers may now mine bibliographies published in books, conference proceedings, and data sets and studies. Despite the name, Web of Science covers all disciplines. The new databases include: Book Citation Index (2005 - present) Conference Proceedings Citation Index (1990-present) Data Citation ...

New Web of Knowledge databases

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

We've added several new databases to our Web of Knowledge collection: Current Contents Connect: Provides tables of contents for about 8,000 journals; register for a free individual account to set up email notifications or RSS feeds for new journal issues or articles matching saved searches. Derwent Innovations Index: Combines the Derwent World ...