Author Archive

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 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 ...

New microfilm scanners in Main Library

Friday, December 7th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The Main Library has three new microformat scanners available for public use in the basement. These scanners create pdfs from microfilm, microfiche, and microcards; the pdfs can be saved to a USB drive or emailed. Printing is also available with Bulldog Bucks or a VTS card.

GIL Express available through GIL-Find Universal (Updated)

Friday, May 25th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

As of 11:30 a.m.:  GIL Express requests can now be viewed in your My Library Account. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Online requests for GIL Express books may be placed using the GIL-Find Universal Catalog. The request option in the Classic GIL Universal Catalog is not yet working. Please be aware that GIL Express requests are not ...

Update on GIL catalog problems

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

We continue having problems with some searches in GIL Classic, so please use GIL-Find to search the Libraries' catalog. GIL Express online requests are not working. The online form for Repository requests is not working; to retrieve items from the Repository contact Access Services at 706-542-3256. In more positive news, the EndNote download ...

GIL catalog experiencing problems (Updated)

Monday, May 21st, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

UPDATED: As of this afternoon (May 22): The My Account is working in GIL Classic but not GIL-Find. (GIL-Find will let you log in and shows you the password screen, but it won't let you see or renew your books online). GIL Classic works using the Exact Search. Indexing problems are causing the ...