Archive for the ‘Scholarly News’ Category

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 ...

GIL Express service suspended May 13-19

Friday, May 11th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Due to a planned software upgrade to the University System of Georgia's library servers, the ability to place GIL Express requests will be temporarily suspended next week. The service will be unavailable from midnight on May 13, 2012 until 7:00 a.m. on May 19, 2012.

UGA Faculty: Please share your views on open access publishing in your field with us!

Thursday, April 5th, 2012 - mariann

The GALILEO Knowledge Repository (GKR) project is developing a cooperative institutional repository (IR) model for USG institutions for managing and accessing their digital scholarship, research information, and related works. The GKR also will include a metadata repository for federated searching and browsing across these institutions' repositories for the citizens of ...

New website for UGA faculty and students on publishing & scholarly communications

Thursday, March 29th, 2012 - mariann

The UGA Libraries have added a new website about new services to help faculty and students with their scholarly publishing questions. Visit the site to help you find the answers to these,  and other questions: what are the best journals in my field, do I own copyright in my work, ...

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 ...

“Research Made Easy” workshops 9/12, 9/13

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 - cbuss

Research Made Easy: Join librarians Nadine Cohen & Carla Wilson Buss for a session on finding what you need, when you need it when you’re doing your research. This session is primarily for graduate students in the College of Education, but all are welcome. Two sessions will be offered: Monday, September ...

New Guide to Online Academic Tools

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 - phoebe

The UGA Libraries have now assembled a guide to several different kinds of Online Academic Productivity Tools. Dip into it to learn about: LibX - allows you to search the UGA catalog from your web browser toolbar. Search Plug-ins - search useful web sites and online research databases from your web browser. Online ...

Library Workshop 11/2: RefWorks

Monday, November 1st, 2010 - phoebe

Learn the citation program that takes the pain out of formatting your bibliography.  A must for term paper writers. Tuesday November 2nd, 7-8pm, Miller Learning Center 370. This is a blue card event.

Research Rx: Workshops for Social Science Grad Students

Friday, September 3rd, 2010 - amber

Learn more - panic less: Research Rx is a series of problem-based, interdisciplinary research workshops for graduate students in social and behavioral sciences. There are three workshops offered this semester: Resources @ UGA (orientation to the library and research at UGA) Wed., Sep. 8 @ 6 p.m. & Thurs. Sep. 9 @ 3:30 ...