As of last Monday (Dec. 3), Moffitt Library and Gardner Stacks (in Doe Library) began extended hours for RRR Week and Finals Week. Those libraries will remain open continuously until Friday, December 14 at 7pm.
The Moffitt Microcomputer Lab and the Free Speech Movement Cafe will also be open round the clock for that period. Coffee and studying go together!
Community of Science (COS) Funding Opportunities (Note: Access limited to UCB faculty, staff, and students.): "A directory of available funds, grants, fellowships, awards and other types of funding throughout the world. Includes sponsors from the public and private sector; local, state and national governments; and societies and corporations." Searches may be limited to the desired country of activity, funding type, and deadline date.
Foundation Center: An independent nonprofit information clearinghouse that provides resources helpful in the grantseeking process, such as the Proposal Writing Short Course, a guide to the process of gathering background information and creating the various components of the proposal (statement of need, budget, etc.)
Grant and Research Information: UCB Public Health Library's guide to organizations, agencies, publications, and databases with information and resources on grants and research support.
Grants Databases and Information Sources: UCB Bioscience Library's list of grants databases and ways to acquire funding for research.
Find Grant Information: UCB Library's guide to print resources useful to help locate financial support for scholarly research.
My NCBI: PubMed Your Way! Customize PubMed to Save, Share, Stay Current, and More
A Sheldon Margen Public Health Library Drop In Class
November 6, 2012, 1:30 pm - 3 pm
Biosciences Library Computer Training Room, Bioscience and Natural
Resources Library, VLSB
Have you ever wanted to:
If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then please come to
the Sheldon Margen Public Health Library's My NCBI: PubMed Your Way class!
Topics covered will include:
This class will be useful for those working on longer papers such as a thesis or dissertation; for those who will be doing extended long-term research for a project, report, or grant; for those who want a little tune-up; and for those who are struggling a bit with organizing PubMed citations.
No sign-up is needed
Contact the Public Health Library at email@example.com or call 642-2511 with any questions about this training.
The Library will be sponsoring a number of events during Open Access Week and all are invited to attend! There are two events of particular interest for faculty and researchers in the sciences:
More information about these events and other scholarly communication issues can be found on The Library's Scholarly Communication News at Berkeley blog.
Post originally appeared in the Science & Engineering Libraries News blog.
Date: Thursday, October 18
Location: Bioscience and Natural Resources Library's Training Room, 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building
Mendeley is a free online service that allows you to index and organize your PDF documents, collaborate with fellow researchers and share information via shared and public collections, and discover new research through the Mendeley research network. In addition, you can create reference lists and bibliographies in Word or OpenOffice.