Archive for July, 2011

Library Workshop: EndNote For Beginners: Thursday, August 4

EndNote For Beginners

Are you writing a research paper or ready to start your thesis? Want an easy way to store, manage and search for bibliographic references? EndNote for Beginners may be just the quick start session you need. Learn what EndNote is and the basics of how it can work for you to organize the articles you’re reading and create bibliographies within a word processing document.  We’ll cover how to get your references into EndNote and what to do with them once they’re there.

Thursday, August 4

2:00-3:00pm

Sherman Fairchild Library, Multimedia Conference Room 328

Register: http://library.caltech.edu/forms/cls-classes.php

New Journal Subscriptions

The Library has recently subscribed to Journal of Terramechanics, Ocean Modelling and Nature Communications.

Accessing Institute of Physics (IOP) Journals Today

IOP is having trouble with some of their old (pre-IOPscience) URLs. Until they have resolved the issue, please use this URL to access journals like Astrophysical Journal and Astronomical Journal. IOP is working to resolve the issue.

 

NSF Data Management Plan support

Find all you need to know (or tell us what’s missing) in our Data Management Guide. Also, use our template to create your plan.

June 2011 New Books and Journals lists

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of June 2011 are now available.   This month’s book list includes 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.