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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 ...

Chicago Manual of Style Online

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries have a new subscription to The Chicago Manual of Style Online. Find it in the GALILEO menus or bookmark http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express?link=mlal-uga1. The database includes the searchable full text of the 15th and 16th editions of the Chicago Manual. It also has a "Tools" section with guidelines for manuscript preparation, ...

Bulldog Bucks still down 5/13

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

The campus-wide Bulldog Bucks outage is still in effect Monday, May 13. This means the Libraries and the MLC cannot accept Bulldog Bucks or VTS (visitor) cards for printing or copying. Printing may only be done using a credit or debit card on the WEPA kiosks. No photocopying is available. As an ...

Limited printing and no copying on Saturday 5/11

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

An upgrade of the Bulldog Bucks system this weekend will affect both printing and photocopying in the Libraries.  We will not be able to accept payments via  Bulldog Bucks or VTS (visitor) cards on Saturday, May 11. Printing may only be done using a credit or debit card on the WEPA ...

GALILEO password changed

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

The GALILEO password has been changed. Find the new password in your library account. We were alerted yesterday that someone had posted the password on a public website. Please remember that our GALILEO password should be known only to UGA students, faculty, and staff.  When you post the password on an ...

Walk-up scanners and printers in Libraries

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

We have new and easier ways to scan and print at the Main and Science Libraries: ScannX:  Scan your job and save it to a flash drive, upload it to Google Docs, email it, fax it, send it to a smartphone, or print it in color or black & white on ...