Monday, 27 April 2015

Exam Plus

With exam time approaching, we thought it would be a helpful to outline the support available from the Library and our colleagues across the University.

Our Exam Plus guide has everything you need to prepare for success in your exams, whether you want to find somewhere to revise, advice on how to plan your revision, or just to talk to someone.

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Exam Plus

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Science Classic Archive

University of Sheffield members now have access to all issues of Science, from 1880 to the present day, thanks to the addition of the Science Classic archive.

Science Classic delivers more than a century’s worth of full-text content from the annals of the world’s largest general scientific journal. The archives are fully integrated with the current content of Science which makes it easier to search the entire collection.

Search for Science in StarPlus and click 'View it' to see your access options.

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

BrowZine now integrates with EndNote

BrowZine, the free app that lets you browse academic journals on your phone or tablet, now connects to Endnote.  These means you can now import references and PDF data from BrowZine into your Endnote library.  BrowZine also supports Mendeley, Zotero and RefWorks.

This service is currently available for all BrowZine iOS users, with Android support to follow soon.

From the PDF view in BrowZine, EndNote now appears as a Bibliographic Management export option.

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Introduction to Library services for new Science researchers

The Library is running an introductory workshop for new researchers in the Faculty of Science.

This workshop will introduce library facilities and will cover:

  • Using StarPlus
  • Searching for online research papers
  • Using science databases
  • Library support for researchers (including copyright, Open Access publishing and research data management)

The workshop will take place on Friday 24th April, 10:00-11:00 in Information Commons classroom 3.

Click here to book a place