Archive for April, 2010

Enhanced March 2010 New Books and Journals lists

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of March 2010 are now available.   This month’s book list continues our newest features, including book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically.  Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.

Web of Science now includes records from the Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI)

Beginning this month, Web of Science searches will also retrieve references from the Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI).

The CPCI provides article records from proceedings of significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide since 1990.

Some of the major society conferences currently covered by the CPCI include: ACM, AIAA, ASCE, ASME, IEEE, MRS, SPIE

There are over 13,000 CPCI records just from Caltech and JPL researchers.