Workshop: Accelerate your Research with SciFinder

When

Oct. 11, 2017, 10:30am to 12pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Amargosa Room

Description

Presented by Feroze Ali, Applications Specialist with Chemical Abstracts Service, the workshop will offer a demonstration of the SciFinder database for intermediate to advanced level users.

Attendees will learn new skills to help gain confidence and to make better, more informed research queries. They will learn how to search SciFinder by topic, using keywords in journals, conferences, dissertations, and more; substance identifiers to search for preparation, regulatory, supplier, and property information; and structure, to find similar substances.

This workshop is for graduate students, faculty and administrative staff interested in learning more about how to search the chemical literature.

Light refreshments will be offered.

NOTE: A beginner’s level workshop on SciFinder, taught by Michael Luesebrink, Sciences Librarian, will be offered on Friday, Sept. 29, from 2-3:15 p.m. in the Rhyolite Room in Lied Library. Please RSVP to attend this event.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to UNLV graduate students, faculty and staff. Please RSVP to attend.

Contact Information

University Libraries
Michael Luesebrink

External Sponsor

UNLV University Libraries and Chemical Abstracts Service