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Monday, May 02, 2005

Google Scholar Seminar

update: this talk is screencast and podcast here

Drexel CoAS E-Learning Seminar Series - May 4, 2005 Living Arts Lounge 11:00

Google Scholar and other Information Resource Tools: Constructive Analysis

This constructive discussion will examine variety of information needs from a wide spectrum of audience ranging from university faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students. During the course of this session, several issues will be discussed: type of information needs which can be best met by Google Scholar,

information needs where other resources such as online handbooks, encyclopedias and other reference tools are most useful, and situations where simply other types of resources and tools that provides comprehensive citation analysis, business and entrepreneurship information and online bibliographies are best alternatives.

JAY BHATT is the Information Services librarian for Engineering at Drexel University. He is responsible for building library collections in engineering subject areas, outreach to faculty and students, and assisting faculty and students in their information retrieval process. He is actively involved with the Engineering Libraries Division of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) and the International Association of Technology University Libraries (IATUL). He is also the 2003 recipient of Drexel University's Harold Myers Distinguished Service Award. He received his M.S. in Library and Information Science from Drexel in 1997 and M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering also from Drexel in 1986. He joined the Hagerty Library as an Information Services librarian for Engineering in December 1997

RSVP to Jean-Claude.Bradley@drexel.edu if you wish to attend.

Next Events:

RSS Club Meeting: 12:00-13:00 Friday April 29, 2005 in 4020 Macalister.

Using Waypoint, Andrew McCann 11:00-12:00 Wednesday May 11, 2005 in 4020.

Missed a seminar? Most events are screencast and podcast here


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