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News Archives for 2008

  • Now you can search old magazine articles using Google

    After digitizing the contents of thousands of old books and finding a way to make money from the project, Google has now set its sights on old magazines.  Thousands of magazines have been digitized and indexed and can currently be searched using Google's "find a book" search function.  Eventually, magazine search results will be made available via the standard Google search. This is a worthwhile...

  • Library hours extended during exam period

    It's that time of year again - starting Monday, December 8, the Dibner Library will begin extended hours for the final exam period.  The library will be open 24 hours on weekdays, and closing at midnight on Friday and Saturday.  Complete details are below: FINAL EXAM PERIOD Mon, Dec 8 - Thurs, Dec 11 9 am - 24 hours Fri, Dec 12...

  • Web of Science coverage broadened and enhanced

    If you have used the Web of Science citation database before, you know how useful it is to track prior research and see who is citing your work.  Thanks to recent enhancements, Web of Science has become an even more powerful research tool.  It now covers over 10,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide, including Open Access journals and over 110,000 conference proceedings. ...

  • American Chemical Society now available online

    Dibner Library now offers easy online access to the research journals published by the American Chemical Society.  With this new database, you can access some of the most cited peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences. In addition to 34 research journals, the society also publishes the premier weekly news magazine of the chemical enterprise, Chemical & Engineering News. ...

  • New bioinformatics journal: DATABASE - The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation

    A new open access journal of interest to the bioinformatics community, DATABASE - The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, will be released in January, 2009 . The online-only journal is now accepting submissions for publication. The journal seeks to provide a platform for novel ideas in database research surrounding biological information and will reportedly cover only open-access...