Archive for the ‘GALILEO’ Category

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 ...

ARTstor is here!

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 - caroline

The ARTstor Digital Library offers more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. ARTstor collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo ...

Research Guide for 2010 Elections

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 - phoebe

Elizabeth White, our librarian for Political Science and Public Policy, has now published a research guide for the 2010 elections.  This guide is intended to support both students doing research on the elections and students who plan to vote in them! There are tabs for Political News, Georgia Elections (including voter ...

Films on Demand now available

Monday, September 13th, 2010 - Kristin Nielsen

Looking for ways to enliven a class presentation or add content to your eLC course site? Films on Demand, the Libraries' new database from GALILEO, offers streaming video for over 7,000 educational films. Films are broken into segments for easy linking and viewing. Producers include Films for the Humanities & ...

Spotlight On: ATLA Scripture Search

Monday, June 14th, 2010 - phoebe

The ATLA Religion Database is one of the best resources for searching for scholarly publications on religious topics.  Produced by the American Theological Library Association (ATLA), it indexes bibliographic citations to articles in 650 journals and other works, and covers topics including ethics, history of religions, church and ...

New GALILEO password in effect May 17

Monday, May 17th, 2010 - Amy Watts

Beginning today, May 17, there is a new password for accessing GALILEO resources (databases, journals, etc.).  This password will be valid until 06/15/2010.  To access the new password, sign in to your account.  Remember, passwords must be entered in all lowercase characters.