The Library would like to congratulate the graduating students of 2007. We wish you great success!
"Eigenfactor.org is a non-commercial academic research project sponsored by the Bergstrom lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington, which aims to develop novel methods for evaluating the influence of scholarly periodicals and for mapping the structure of academic research. The Eigenfactor web site now covers all 7000+ journals in the 2004 Science and Social Science JCR, and
As of May 1, access to the UN Common Database (UNCDB) is free of charge. In addition, "a new system, UN data, will be launched in Summer 2007 and will provide improved access and searchability for United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) databases."
Starting Thursday, May 3, work will begin on the street level of the Redpath Library Building, and will continue throughout the Summer term. Access to Redpath Basement level is unaffected. Our goal is to open the newly renovated eZone at the start of the Fall semester. Computers as well as study spaces are available on the upper floors of the Redpath Library Building as well as in the Humanities a
GeoScienceWorld, a full-text database of the journals published by leading earth science societies, has been purchased for the Library and is now accessible through the Library Catalogue and Article indexes and databases. The subscription includes online access to many society journals to which the library was not actively subscribing previously.
A selection of material from the Blackader Lauterman Library collection is on exhibit in the library (third floor, Redpath Library Building). The exhibition complements the Ebony Roots: Bi-Centenary Symposium being held on April 4, 2007, from 6 pm to 9 pm at the Stewart Biology Building, 1205 Docteur Penfield Avenue, Room S1-4.
PRISMA is a new reference resource providing full-text scholarly journals as well as indexing in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America, and the Caribbean Basin. PRISMA features Spanish, Portuguese and English language content. You can access PRISMA from the McGill Catalogue, the Article Indexes & Databases list, and the Subject gu
"Cold Spring Harbor Protocols is a definitive, interactive source of new and classic research techniques. Its coverage includes cell and molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, protein science, and imaging. Protocols are presented step-by-step and edited in the style that has made Molecular Cloning, Antibodies, Cells and many other CSH manuals essential to the work of scientists worldwide."
McGill Library now has online access to Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies (MECAS) via EBSCOhost. This bibliographic index covers research, policy and scholarly resources regarding countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa from 1900 to the present. MECAS can be accessed in the “Article Indexes and Databases” by title and via “International Development – Mi
Scitopia.org was created through the collaboration of 15 leading science and technology societies. Scitopia is a free, federated vertical search engine that allows you to search three million articles, patents and conference proceedings spanning 150 years of science and technology. It searches the entire electronic libraries of these society publishers and provides relevant results, without the no