Archive for the ‘GALILEO’ Category

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, ...

New GALILEO password for Fall Semester

Monday, August 19th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Starting today, we have a new GALILEO password. . . And it is . . . As if. We can't tell you here. Go to your library account to find out. This password will be valid until January 3, 2014, barring unforeseen circumstances. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions ...

Georgia Collections Sought for Nationwide Digital Library

Monday, November 26th, 2012 - Jean Cleveland

The Digital Library of Georgia is accepting applications for original, unpublished historic materials significant to Georgia to be digitized and included in a nationwide digital library. Georgia libraries, museums, historical societies, archives and other cultural heritage repositories are invited to submit applications for up to five collections each to be considered ...

New GALILEO password

Friday, April 6th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The GALILEO password has been changed. Get the new password in your library account. GALILEO passwords are usually changed at the beginning of each semester, and we apologize for this mid-semester change.  We were alerted yesterday that someone had posted the password on a public website. Posting the password on any ...

Multi-Search and Ebsco databases available again

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Access to Multi-Search and the EbscoHost databases has been restored. This outage was system-wide for all Ebsco customers, and they are investigating the cause. We apologize for the lengthy interruption of service. Please contact us if you are still encountering any problems accessing a database.

Fall workshops at UGA Libraries

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 - Amy Watts

The UGA Libraries will be hosting several workshops this fall - all interested persons are welcome to attend.  These events are also eligible for "Blue cards" from the Franklin College Cultural & Academic Events Program.  Workshops last no longer than an hour. Maximizing Google Tuesday October 18, 7 p.m. Science ...

Demo of two new historical databases, Sept 1

Friday, August 26th, 2011 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries now have access to two historical periodical databases from EbscoHost: American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection: digitized images from more than 6,500 American periodicals from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction. Arte Público Hispanic Historical Periodicals Collection: digital collection of historical periodicals pertaining to U.S. ...

Welcome back to a new GALILEO password

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 - Amy Watts

It's a new semester, so there's a new GALILEO password.  Get it here.

Time Change: Web of Knowledge workshop 8/25

Monday, August 15th, 2011 - Kristin Nielsen

Please note that the time for the workshop has changed to 3:30 p.m. Don Sechler, a trainer from Web of Knowledge (a.k.a. Web of Science), will be at UGA on August 25 to offer a workshop especially for faculty and students. The workshop will cover efficient search techniques, ways to ...