Archive for the ‘WWW’ Category

Google Workshop, Oct. 15

Friday, October 12th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Monday, October 15, 4:30 p.m. Main Library, Lab A Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also discuss ...

Google Workshop, Oct. 2

Monday, October 1st, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Tuesday, October 2, 6:30 p.m. Student Learning Center, Room 370 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also ...

Google Workshop, Sept. 13

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Thursday, September 13, 3:00 p.m. Science Library, Room 382 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also ...

Google Workshop, Sept. 5

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Wednesday, September 5, 3:30 p.m. Student Learning Center, Room 370 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. ...

Access to New York Times “Select” content

Monday, March 19th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

New York Times opens Select content to faculty and students. As long as you have an email address ending in .edu you can sign up for an account. Subscription to TimesSelect includes: OP-ED COLUMNISTS - Enjoy exclusive online access. NEWS COLUMNISTS - Explore the perspectives of select columnists from Business, New ...

Alternative to Simmons Choices 3

Tuesday, February 27th, 2007 - Amy Watts

We are currently experiencing difficulties with our subscription to Simmons Study of Media and Markets (aka Choices 3 or Simmons). An alternative is the MRI University Internet Reporter database at www.mriplus.com. The database is NOT on GALILEO and must be accessed directly. Users must register before they can ...

Explore e-books with the Libraries’ help

Friday, October 13th, 2006 - UGA Libraries

We are pleased to announce that the Libraries has a new site that pulls together collections of electronic books, many of which are paid for by the Libraries or GALILEO. It can be reached from the home page by clicking on the Books/E-Books link, then selecting E-Books on the next ...

Interactive body maps now in MedlinePlus

Friday, October 6th, 2006 - Amy Watts

The National Library of Medicine has released several enhancements to its Web-based consumer health resource, MedlinePlus. The Health Topics homepage now showcases new graphical elements and an expanded color palette. Links to frequently requested topics and special resources are also featured prominently. Fourteen clickable, illustrated body maps were added to ...

Research colleges with COOL

Wednesday, July 5th, 2006 - Amy Watts

Check outCOOL: College Opportunities Online Locator. It's a free database from the US gov't that lets you search colleges by location or major. It's college profile provides more and different details than you'll find in College Source. It even gives the federal crime statistics for the town!

Televised Opera and Musical Comedy Database

Tuesday, March 28th, 2006 - Amy Watts

The Televised Opera and Musical Comedy Database "documents more than a half-century of opera, operetta, and musical comedy telecasts produced in the United States. The database traces performance programming from early live presentations on experimental TV stations, to contemporary productions released on broadcast elevision, various cable forms, and ...