Wiley will be making upgrades to the Wiley Online Library and The Cochrane Library this Saturday, September 28, 2013, so these resources will be unavailable for approx. 4 hours between 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. There will also be some delays to online publishing between September 25-28.
ProQuest databases will be unavailable from 7 p.m.-11:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 28 while they install new enhancements.
This outage will affect a number of our databases including the following:
The Knovel University Challenge 2013 has begun!
Use Knovel to correctly answer a series of science and engineering questions for a chance to win a Samsung Chromebook, Roku 3 Streaming Media Player, and other prizes. The contest runs September 9 through December 1, and it is open to registered students at universities (such as UC Berkeley) with a current subscription to Knovel. There are weekly chances to win as well as the grand prize drawing at the end.
The deadline to enter for the grand prize drawing is
Graduate students, come attend the SciFinder Seminar and Demonstration with Dr. Kaushik Patel from the Chemical Abstracts Service of the American Chemical Society.
October 16, 2013 (Wednesday)
11 am - 12 pm
Kresge Engineering Library
Training Room 110 MD
110 Bechtel Engineering Center (map)
Lunch provided after; please RSVP.
The Fong Optometry and Health Sciences Library and the Koshland Bioscience & Natural Resources Library are now sponsoring basic lifetime memberships for Berkeley researchers to PeerJ, a peer-reviewed open access biological, medical and health sciences journal. When an article has been accepted for publication in PeerJ, the basic lifetime membership fees for all Berkeley authors will be paid automatically by the Libraries.
For more information, please see: