Archive for the ‘E-journals’ Category

BrowZine: browse journals on your tablet or phone

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 - Kristin Nielsen

The UGA Libraries introduce BrowZine, an app that lets you download and read many of our scholarly journals on your mobile device. Use BrowZine to customize a newsstand of key journals for current awareness browsing on iPads, Android tablets, and iPhones (Android phones coming soon). With BrowZine you can: Browse journals by ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Journal Locator currently down

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Journal Locator is currently experiencing difficulties. If you run a search, you will get "Item not available online" for every journal. This applies whether you are searching on the Journal Locator page, or via the Journals tab on our home page. The company that runs the software will be rebooting ...

Expansion of Online Southern Israelite Archive

Monday, May 31st, 2010 - phoebe

The Digital Library of Georgia and the Cuba Archives of the Breman Museum are pleased to announce the expansion of the Southern Israelite Archive. The Southern Israelite Archive now includes issues from 1959-1983, and spans the years 1929-1986, including over 48,000 images. Rabbi H. Cerf Straus established ...

New GALILEO password in effect May 17

Monday, May 17th, 2010 - Amy Watts

Beginning today, May 17, there is a new password for accessing GALILEO resources (databases, journals, etc.).  This password will be valid until 06/15/2010.  To access the new password, sign in to your account.  Remember, passwords must be entered in all lowercase characters.

Question of the Week: Ebony and Jet, 1972-1974

Monday, March 15th, 2010 - phoebe

A patron contacted us this week wondering if we had issues of the magazines Ebony and Jet, for the period 1972-1974, for browsing. We have digital access to Ebony and Jet from 1992 to the present through GALILEO databases.  (To find out where, enter the magazine title in the Electric Journal ...

Question of the Week: From Citation to Full-Text Article

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009 - phoebe

Wait, what's a citation? A citation is the information about a scholarly resource: author's name, title, source (journal or book or whatever), page numbers, year.  It's the information you include in the bibliography when you write a paper, and it's the information a GALILEO database will give you when you do ...

Library Lingo: Bindery

Friday, April 3rd, 2009 - phoebe

What is the Bindery? Sometimes you will see "bindery" listed as a location in the online GIL catalog.  This most often occurs with print journals, and most often appears in the spring.  Why?  A print journal may arrive at the library quarterly, monthly, or even more often than that.  The individual ...