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Published on June 26, 2008

Author: dansich

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University of Western Ontario Librarian Dan Sich\'s presentation for Planetary Geology field research students

Library Help for Planetary Geology Dan Sich Librarian for Earth Sciences, Planetary Science, Physics & Astronomy, Electrical & Computer Engineering June 26, 2008

Contents Finding articles Citation indexes – Web of Science Getting articles – Full Text, print Interlibrary Loan – RACER Another article database – GeoRef Another citation index – Scopus Your bibliography – RefWorks Off-Campus Access

Finding articles

Citation indexes – Web of Science

Getting articles – Full Text, print

Interlibrary Loan – RACER

Another article database – GeoRef

Another citation index – Scopus

Your bibliography – RefWorks

Off-Campus Access

Finding articles What have you got to start with? An article with a bibliography? A list of citations/references? A rough topic? Some key words?

What have you got to start with?

An article with a bibliography?

A list of citations/references?

A rough topic?

Some key words?

Citation Indexes Find articles, articles’ bibliographies, and articles that cite your chosen article(s) E.g., Web of Science – includes Science Citation Index, 1965-present Databases by Title > W > Web of Science Search by key words or by article Title, Author, Publication (journal) Name, Year Published, etc.

Find articles, articles’ bibliographies, and articles that cite your chosen article(s)

E.g., Web of Science – includes Science Citation Index, 1965-present

Databases by Title > W > Web of Science

Search by key words or by article Title, Author, Publication (journal) Name, Year Published, etc.

Cit ed References (Cit ed ) References = Bibliography Find articles cited by your article Look ‘backwards in time’

(Cit ed ) References = Bibliography

Find articles cited by your article

Look ‘backwards in time’

Cit ing References Times Cited = Cit ing References Find articles that cite your article Look ‘forward in time’

Times Cited = Cit ing References

Find articles that cite your article

Look ‘forward in time’

Getting articles Identify interesting articles Click purple Get it @ Western buttons Can you link to Full Text? Holdings Information (check Library Catalogue)? Interlibrary Loans (request via RACER)

Identify interesting articles

Click purple Get it @ Western buttons

Can you link to Full Text?

Holdings Information (check Library Catalogue)?

Interlibrary Loans (request via RACER)

Library Catalogue Inventory of all print & online journals owned by UWO Library Do we have the volume & issue you need? Do we have it online or in print? Which library is it in? What is the location (section) & call number?

Inventory of all print & online journals owned by UWO Library

Do we have the volume & issue you need?

Do we have it online or in print?

Which library is it in?

What is the location (section) & call number?

Interlibrary Loan (RACER) Order a photocopy from another library How much time do you have? Need to create an account $5 per article

Order a photocopy from another library

How much time do you have?

Need to create an account

$5 per article

Getting theses For UWO theses, search the Library Catalogue by author name For non-UWO theses, try: Searching ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (Full Text available online) – under Databases by Title Searching the library at the university at which the thesis was written Contacting the author Borrowing through Interlibrary Loan Ordering through UMI Dissertation Express ($41)

For UWO theses, search the Library Catalogue by author name

For non-UWO theses, try:

Searching ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (Full Text available online) – under Databases by Title

Searching the library at the university at which the thesis was written

Contacting the author

Borrowing through Interlibrary Loan

Ordering through UMI Dissertation Express ($41)

Finding more Identify interesting articles (using Web of Science and/or your article’s bibliography) Skim their abstracts, identifying key words & vocabulary used by authors of articles Search by these key words (in Topic), using “quotes for phrases” and truncat* (truncation, truncating), AND, OR, NOT Use more than one database (because coverage varies)

Identify interesting articles (using Web of Science and/or your article’s bibliography)

Skim their abstracts, identifying key words & vocabulary used by authors of articles

Search by these key words (in Topic), using “quotes for phrases” and truncat* (truncation, truncating), AND, OR, NOT

Use more than one database (because coverage varies)

Another article database GeoRef - American Geological Society (1785-present) Databases by Title > G > GeoRef Can also search GeoRef In Process at the same time Search results tabs - sorted by type Doesn’t have Cited Reference Searching Does have Descriptors - use them to increase the relevance of your results

GeoRef - American Geological Society (1785-present)

Databases by Title > G > GeoRef

Can also search GeoRef In Process at the same time

Search results tabs - sorted by type

Doesn’t have Cited Reference Searching

Does have Descriptors - use them to increase the relevance of your results

Database focus & journal coverage GeoRef has a focus on geology, and covers the geological literature more in-depth than does either Web of Science or Scopus You may find articles from journals that are not geology-specific (e.g., Chemistry Letters ) Not all journals will be indexed cover-to-cover (e.g., chemistry journals)

GeoRef has a focus on geology, and covers the geological literature more in-depth than does either Web of Science or Scopus

You may find articles from journals that are not geology-specific (e.g., Chemistry Letters )

Not all journals will be indexed cover-to-cover (e.g., chemistry journals)

Another citation index Scopus (1960/1966-present) Has Physical Sciences component which contains Earth and Planetary Sciences Databases by Title > S > SCOPUS Off-Campus Access is temporarily unavailable View references (aka Cit ed References) Cited by (aka Cit ing References) Refine Results – Subject Area, Document Type, Year, Author Name, Source Title, etc.

Scopus (1960/1966-present)

Has Physical Sciences component which contains Earth and Planetary Sciences

Databases by Title > S > SCOPUS

Off-Campus Access is temporarily unavailable

View references (aka Cit ed References)

Cited by (aka Cit ing References)

Refine Results – Subject Area, Document Type, Year, Author Name, Source Title, etc.

RefWorks Useful web application for building & formatting your bibliography Create an account – use your @uwo.ca email address Group code = RWUWestOnt Add references: Export directly from GeoRef or Scopus (easy) Import from Web of Science (tricky) Save as Plain Text (in Web of Science, then in RefWorks…) Import Filter = ISI Database = Web of Science Encoding = ANSI – Latin I Export/Import help for more databases is here Check the quality of what you’ve imported Create your Bibliography Access Style > Output Style Manager > Earth and Planetary Science Letters > Add to Favorites Create endnotes/footnotes using Write-N-Cite MS Word plug-in

Useful web application for building & formatting your bibliography

Create an account – use your @uwo.ca email address

Group code = RWUWestOnt

Add references:

Export directly from GeoRef or Scopus (easy)

Import from Web of Science (tricky)

Save as Plain Text (in Web of Science, then in RefWorks…)

Import Filter = ISI

Database = Web of Science

Encoding = ANSI – Latin I

Export/Import help for more databases is here

Check the quality of what you’ve imported

Create your Bibliography

Access Style > Output Style Manager > Earth and Planetary Science Letters > Add to Favorites

Create endnotes/footnotes using Write-N-Cite MS Word plug-in

Off-Campus Access You can access Web of Science, GeoRef, eJournals, etc. from off-campus You _should normally_ be able to access Scopus from off-campus as well Click Off-Campus Access and login before you try to use databases or eJournals

You can access Web of Science, GeoRef, eJournals, etc. from off-campus

You _should normally_ be able to access Scopus from off-campus as well

Click Off-Campus Access and login before you try to use databases or eJournals

Questions? Dan Sich eMail & MSN chat: dsich2@uwo.ca Skype: dansich Phone: 519.661.2111 x80962

Dan Sich

eMail & MSN chat: dsich2@uwo.ca

Skype: dansich

Phone: 519.661.2111 x80962

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