Archive for the ‘Google Scholar’ Category

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 ...

“Get Smart with Google” workshop, Wed. 3/17

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 - Amy Watts

"Get Smart with Google" Wednesday, March 17 Science Library, 4:30 p.m. Host:  Ian Thomas Google Books and Google Scholar can change the way you do research. Learn how to wield these mighty tools. This workshop is open to all UGA students, faculty and staff and is a “blue card” event ...

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 ...

Google Tools Workshop, Wed. 3/25

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 - Amy Watts

Get Smart with Google Tools Wednesday, March 25 Science Library, wall-less classroom behind Reference Desk 1:00 p.m. Google Books and Google Scholar can change the way you do research.  Learn how to wield these mighty tools. This workshop is open to all UGA students, faculty and staff and is a “blue card” event for ...

Question of the Week: Scholarly E-Books

Thursday, March 19th, 2009 - phoebe

An old friend who is a faculty member at another school mused to me (on Facebook!): "Actually, it has occurred to me that there really ought to be a good central place to go for scanned scholarly books that are out from under copyright...the Zygouries and Palace of Minos volumes ...

Research tools workshop schedule for Spring

Thursday, February 12th, 2009 - Amy Watts

The UGA Libraries is sponsoring a series of workshops about library research tools and other resources. Learn how to use GALILEO and other research tools, such as RefWorks, in our Library 1101, Internship/Job Search Research, and RefWorks workshops.  Harness the mighty power of Google in any of our Google-oriented workshops, ...

Blue card events this week

Monday, March 24th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

It's Google's World, We Just Research In It Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of “power searching” techniques in the regular Google, using Google Scholar and Google Books to find articles and books both online ...

Spring Seminars & Blue Card Events

Thursday, March 6th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

When Wikipedia Just Won't Do- Finding Articles. A brief session to help students navigate finding articles at the UGA Libraries, from identifying the article needed to finding it online or in the library. This workshop is open to all UGA students, faculty and staff and is a “blue card” event for ...

Google Workshop, Oct. 15

Friday, October 12th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Monday, October 15, 4:30 p.m. Main Library, Lab A Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also discuss ...

Google Workshop, Oct. 2

Monday, October 1st, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Tuesday, October 2, 6:30 p.m. Student Learning Center, Room 370 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also ...