Archive for the ‘Science Library’ Category

Getting the most out of Google Scholar and “Find it @ UGA”

Monday, November 18th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

So, you L-O-V-E Google Scholar? It can be a great resource when you're just starting your research. One unfortunate drawback of Google Scholar is there are a lot of incorrect citations! Just remember that when you use "Find it @ UGA" in Google Scholar and it doesn't work, it is ...

Libraries closed on Saturday, November 9

Friday, November 8th, 2013 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will be closed on Saturday, November 9. The libraries will resume regular semester hours on Sunday, November 10.

Kindles at Main and Science Libraries

Friday, October 25th, 2013 - maryp

The libraries have a small number of Kindles to lend to eligible UGA students, faculty, and staff. The loan period is 14 days with no renewals. Drop by the Circulation desk if you'd like to try one out.

Blue Card Events at the UGA Libraries 10/24-10/28

Friday, October 18th, 2013 - amber

Make Endnote Work For You Thursday, October 24, 2013 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Science Library Instruction Lab Host: Diana Hartle Collect, store, and cite the references you need with EndNote, and create and format bibliographies with the EndNote toolbar for Microsoft Word. The Amazing Library Race Thursday, October 24, 2013 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Main ...

Open Access Week and webcast by the ASERL

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - Liz

Open Access Week begins on October 21st, so please take the time to explore these issues in academic publishing. The ASERL is hosting a live webcast/chat session with Peter Suber, author of the refutation to the “sting” of open access published in Science. The webcast is at 2PM EST on October ...

Libraries closed on Saturday 12th

Friday, October 11th, 2013 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will be closed on Saturday, October 12. The Libraries will resume regular operating hours on Sunday, October 13.

Borrowing periods extended for faculty and graduate students

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 - maryp

Are you a graduate student or a faculty member? Have you checked out books today?  You may have noticed a change in the due dates.  Beginning Monday, 9/23/2013, the borrowing  period for graduate students changed to 125 days (1 semester) and the faculty borrowing period changed to 1 year. For more information about the Libraries' borrowing policies, check out this web page.

Libraries Closed on Saturday

Friday, September 20th, 2013 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will be closed on the following home football game days in September: September 21 September 28      

Libraries closed Saturday

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 - maryp

The Main, Science and Special Collections Libraries will be closed on the following home football game days in September: Saturday, September 7 Saturday, September 21 Saturday, September 28                                                    

Journal Locator working normally

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Journal Locator, which was down yesterday, is now functioning normally. If you encounter any problems, please contact Reference.