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Mon 25 Nov 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Department of Engineering, James Dyson Building, Seminar Room

Provided by: Librarians in Training


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Librarians in Training: Getting to Know Scopus
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Mon 25 Nov 2019

Description

Scopus is a citation and abstract database of peer-reviewed literature that can be used by researchers to determine the impact of specific authors, articles/documents, and journals. It contains over 76 million records in the areas of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, and humanities. In Scopus, it is possible to perform quick searches by document, author, or affiliation. You will learn how to perform basic searches, analyse the results, check affiliation and researcher profiles and consult journal metrics for the over 23,000 titles currently in Scopus.

This session will be delivered by Dr Charles Martinez, Senior Customer Consultant, Elsevier.

Please bring your own device so you are able to follow along with the session examples.

There will be an opportunity to address user case studies in this session. Please send any case studies to Lynne Meehan (lm746@cam.ac.uk) by 18/11/2019.

Target audience
  • You must be a staff member of one of the Cambridge libraries (College, FDL, Affiliated, Institution or UL) to attend this session.
  • For further information please see our eligibility criteria
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Mon 25 Nov   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, James Dyson Building, Seminar Room map Lynne Meehan,  Charles Martinez
Objectives

You will learn how to perform basic searches, analyse the results, check affiliation and researcher profiles and consult journal metrics for the over 23,000 titles currently in Scopus.

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