Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Online Scopus Workshop - Tuesday 8/5, 12 pm-12:50

 Want to learn more about Scopus before the semester begins?

Elsevier will provide an online introduction to Scopus on Tuesday 8/6 from 12 pm - 12:50 pm.

How can you participate?

  • Visit Jackson Library to watch and ask questions with a group.  We'll be in conference Room 216 (Library Administration area, in the main/shorter side of the library). If you haven't been there before, come to the Reference Desk 5 minutes early and ask where it is.
  • Follow the directions below to join the online workshop from your own computer.
What if you're interested but can't attend? No worries!  Contact your subject liaison librarian to get an introduction to this database.

About the online workshop:

Topic: UNCG Scopus Training
Date: Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Meeting Number: 748 819 723
Meeting Password: (This meeting does not require a password.)

To start or join the online meeting
Go to

Teleconference information
Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call:
Call-in toll-free number: 1-855-733-3266  (US)
Call-in number: 1-937-610-2663  (US)
Show global numbers:
Attendee access code: 629 960 2738

For assistance
1. Go to
2. On the left navigation bar, click "Support".
To add this meeting to your calendar program (for example Microsoft Outlook), click this link:

To check whether you have the appropriate players installed for UCF (Universal Communications Format) rich media files, go to


Friday, July 18, 2014


We're welcoming Scopus to our list of library resources!
  • Guide to science, social science, and some arts & humanities literature
  • Peer reviewed, scholarly articles, trade articles, book chapters, conference proceedings, and more!
  • Citation analysis
Check out the library guide to Scopus for more info.

And mark your calender!  Elsevier trainers will be giving an online orientation to this resource on Tues August 5th from 12-12:50 pm. Visit Jackson Library administrative conference room 216.

Want an intro directly from your subject librarian?  Just ask!

I'll be adding Scopus to library workshops for health science students and faculty; if you don't catch one, give me a shout.

Monday, July 7, 2014

Sat 7/12/2014 downtime for UNCG library resources

Due to scheduled upgrades most of the Libraries' online resources will not be available Saturday, July 12 from 5:30 AM - 12:30 PM.

Click here for details.