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Introducing the New RefWorks Beta

A beta version of the new RefWorks will be available on January 18, 2016. Along with all the features you love about RefWorks, you now have the ability to drag and drop pdf files into your library, saving the citation information automatically. There are also enhanced sharing capabilities, a more intuitive interface, capability to annotate documents, and along with integration with MS Word, RefWorks now includes a plug-in for Google Docs. This new version is in...

Spring 2016 Online Library Workshops Available

Please register for these online workshops through the UIC Library Events calendar. Assessing Your Scholarly Impact Demystifying Scholarly Publishing: Selecting scholarly publishing venues to maximize your impact while avoiding “predatory publishers” Discover the New RefWorks Embase: what you can’t find in PubMed Expanding Public Access for Federally Funded Research Online Workshop Finding Health Statistics Online Workshop How to Find Full Text Articles: a 30 minute workshop Library Basics Refresher Workshop My Bibliography and SciENcv Organizing, Documenting, and...

Latest Edition of Library Newsletter E-ppendix Available

The Fall 2015 issue of E-ppendix: online newsletter of the UIC Library of the Health Sciences is now available. This issue contains a number of informative articles highlighting professional meetings, developments in federal open access standards, a new exhibit at the Library of the Health Sciences Chicago, and other topics of interest. Here is a list of the table of contents: Director's Message -------- User-Centric, Change-Literate Future-Thinking: Getting Down to Basics Kathryn Carpenter Articles...

Register for 3rd Annual Online Workshop Day for Nurses

The Nursing Library Liaisons will be doing the 3rd Annual Online Workshop Day for Nurses on Wednesday, July 29th, from 9-2. There will be workshops on library databases, EndNote, mobile apps, and more.  The workshops will be held in Blackboard Collaborate.  Please take a look at the flyer attached to this email and register for the sessions you are interested in: http://goo.gl/forms/ud1yB0tJnp Here is the schedule: 9:00am – 9:30am Library 101 9:30 – 10:00...

ILLiad service interruption scheduled for 6/23

The UIC Library’’s Interlibrary Loan and Article Delivery service (ILLiad) will be unavailable for approximately two hours on Tuesday June 23, 2015, in order to facilitate a server upgrade. Library users will be unable to log in to or create new ILLiad accounts beginning at 1 p.m. on this day. It is anticipated that normal service will resume at 3 p.m. For information about interlibrary loan services or the scheduled upgrade, please contact your...