Archive for the ‘GALILEO’ Category

GALILEO@UGA Gets a New Look!

Monday, August 11th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We have updated GALILEO@UGA to incorporate more guidance for users. You will still find the familiar lists of databases for different subject areas, along with the A-Z list of databases and the database name search. But we have added some things to make GALILEO@UGA more useful: - Class-Specific Research Guides: Librarians ...

Historic Savannah Newspapers now online

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

The Savannah Historic Newspapers Archive provides online access to three newspaper titles published in Savannah from 1809 to 1880. Consisting of over 83,000 newspaper pages, the archive provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date. The website includes the following Savannah newspaper titles: Savannah ...

New! Use your MyID to access Libraries’ resources remotely

Monday, May 12th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

You can now log into GALILEO and our other electronic resources using your MyID and password. If you don't have a MyID, the GALILEO password also works. Need help? Ask a librarian.

AMA Manual of Style Online

Saturday, March 29th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries now have a subscription to the AMA Manual of Style Online from the American Medical Association. Find it at or in the GALILEO menu. The AMA Manual is the major guide for authors and editors publishing in the fields of veterinary and human health and medicine. The online version includes all ...

Citation indexes now with books, data & conference papers

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

Web of Science has expanded its suite of citation indexes beyond journal articles. Researchers may now mine bibliographies published in books, conference proceedings, and data sets and studies. Despite the name, Web of Science covers all disciplines. The new databases include: Book Citation Index (2005 - present) Conference Proceedings Citation Index (1990-present) Data Citation ...

New Web of Knowledge databases

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

We've added several new databases to our Web of Knowledge collection: Current Contents Connect: Provides tables of contents for about 8,000 journals; register for a free individual account to set up email notifications or RSS feeds for new journal issues or articles matching saved searches. Derwent Innovations Index: Combines the Derwent World ...

Chicago Manual of Style Online

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries have a new subscription to The Chicago Manual of Style Online. Find it in the GALILEO menus or bookmark The database includes the searchable full text of the 15th and 16th editions of the Chicago Manual. It also has a "Tools" section with guidelines for manuscript preparation, ...

New GALILEO password for Fall Semester

Monday, August 19th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Starting today, we have a new GALILEO password. . . And it is . . . As if. We can't tell you here. Go to your library account to find out. This password will be valid until January 3, 2014, barring unforeseen circumstances. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions ...

Georgia Collections Sought for Nationwide Digital Library

Monday, November 26th, 2012 - Jean Cleveland

The Digital Library of Georgia is accepting applications for original, unpublished historic materials significant to Georgia to be digitized and included in a nationwide digital library. Georgia libraries, museums, historical societies, archives and other cultural heritage repositories are invited to submit applications for up to five collections each to be considered ...

New GALILEO password

Friday, April 6th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The GALILEO password has been changed. Get the new password in your library account. GALILEO passwords are usually changed at the beginning of each semester, and we apologize for this mid-semester change.  We were alerted yesterday that someone had posted the password on a public website. Posting the password on any ...