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November 2005

  • Non-indexed materials in IEEE Xplore now free to all - Beginning in November, all users of IEEE Xplore have free access to non-indexed content from IEEE publications. This content, also called ephemera, includes editorials and book reviews....
  • Scheduled maintenance for IEEE Xplore - IEEE Xplore will be down for maintenance on Monday, November 28th from approximately 2 to 3 PM EST. During maintenance, users will be able to access the site, search, and view abstracts, but they will be unable to view full-text...
  • SLA-Engineering board: call for nominations - The SLA Engineering Division Nominating Committee is looking for division members interested in serving in the positions of Chair Elect, Director, and Secretary. The Secretary and Director positions serve for two years; the Chair Elect position is a three-year commitment....
  • ACRL-STS poster session: call for abstracts - Abstracts are now accepted for the Science and Technology Section's poster session at the next ALA conference in New Orleans. The theme is "Kaleidoscope of scientific literacy: Fusing new connections." Presenters are asked to describe "examples of partnerships with faculty,...
  • Open access with ACRL - Not solely related to scitech librarianship but a little something to be thankful for: the ACRL has announced that its journal College & Research Libraries will now be available free of charge in PDF format on the ACRL website six...
  • Changes for ACS online publications - ACS is announcing several enhancements to their online publications interface, coming mid-December: librarians will have more control over the administration of their account (institutional profile, institutional branding and OpenURL specs) direct export to RefWorks will be possible RSS feeds will...
  • Chmoogle - A new free search engine for Chemistry has been made available today. Chmoogle is the baby of eMolecules, Inc. Its mission is "to discover, curate and index all of the public chemical information in the world, and make it available...
  • New RSS feeds for Dialog Bluesheets - RSS feeds are now available too for the Dialog Bluesheets. Unfortunately, there is only one feed for all 500+ Bluesheets....
  • New RSS feeds in IEEE Xplore - Part of the last maintenance upgrape of Xplore, RSS feeds for new issues of IEEE journals are now available. Individual feeds are available from each journal's webpage in Xplore. They also can be found through the Table of Contents Alerts...
  • SLA science poster session - call for papers - The Chemistry Division, Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics (PAM) Division, and the Science-Technology Division are making a call for papers for their joint Poster Session at the next SLA annual conference in Baltimore in June. The theme is “Working outside of the box: Science...
  • ISTL - Fall 2005 - The Fall 2005 issue of Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship is now available. The theme is "Facilities". Table of contents is available in the extended entry....
  • ASEE-ELD Awards: call for nominations - The Engineering Libraries Division of ASEE is now accepting nominations for its three annual awards: Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award Best Publication Award Best Reference Work Award Deadline for nominations to all three awards is February 8th, 2006. Self-nominations...
  • STS/ASEE ELD/SLA Sci-Tech Continuing Education Survey 2005 - November 18 is the last date to participate in the ACRL-STS / ASEE-ELD / SLA Sci-Tech Continuing Education 2005 Survey. This survey helps the association units serving scitech librarians propose ce classes that responds to their members needs. For more...
  • Distance Education Librarian - Ferris State Universitiy, Big Rapids, MI - Ferris State Universitiy, in Big Rapids, MI is seeking a Distance Education Librarian. They are looking for somebody who could potentially be a liaison to the College of Technology, among other colleges....
  • SciFinder Scholar for Mac OS X is available - Good news, CAS has announced the release of SciFinder Scholar for Mac OS X. The look, interface and navigation has been improved with: Direct integration with native OS X web browsers, including Safari(r) (default), Mozilla Firefox(tm), Netscape Navigator and Microsoft...
  • JSTOR news - The JSTORNEWS October issue has an article on how JSTOR will convert all the back issues of Science to meet their updated specifications for content presentation. Separately, JSTOR announced that the General Science Collection will have a new name, Health...
  • SLA-ST and SLA-ENG call for papers - extended! - The call for papers for the SLA-ST and SLA-ENG joint contributed papers sessions for the SLA annual conference in Baltimore in 2006 has been extended until Tuesday, November 15th....
  • Metro Science Librarians SIG meeting - If you are in the New York City area there will be a new METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting very soon on Friday November 18th, from 1:30 to 4:30 PM at the METRO headquarters (57 East 11th Street – 4th...
  • LISA V - more info - More information has come forth about the LISA V - Library and Information Services in Astronomy: Common Challenges, Uncommon Solutions conference. The meeting will be held at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, which...
  • IFLA - Agricultural Libraries Group - Call for papers - IFLA's Agricultural Libraries Discussion Group will be hosting a 2 hour session at World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) to be held in Seoul. Submissions to present are now accepted. The theme is "Forging partnerships between libraries and extension services...
  • New PerX documents - From the desk of Roddy MacLeod, friend of EngLib and of all things engineering library-related: Two PerX (Pilot Engineering Repository Xsearch) Project http://www.icbl.hw.ac.uk/perx/ deliverables are available, and may be of interest: Listing of Engineering Repository Sources http://www.icbl.hw.ac.uk/perx/sourceslisting.htm Engineering Digital Repositories...
  • Reference and Instruction Librarian - Texas A&M-University Kingsville, Kingsville, TX - Texas A&M-University Kingsville, in Kingsville, TX is looking for a Reference and Instruction Librarian with a subject expertise in sciences. This is a visiting assistant professor appointment....
  • Comments function - I apologize, dear readers, for the glitch in the commenting function. I will post when it is working for good....
  • Reference Librarian/Information Analyst - Rodale, Emmaus, PA - Rodale is looking for a Reference Librarian/Information Analyst for its Emmaus, PA location....
  • Reference and Instruction Librarian (Science & Engineering) - University of Vermont, Burlington, VT - The University of Vermont, in Burlington, VT, is looking for a Reference and Instruction Librarian (Science & Engineering)....
  • IEEE scheduled downtime - IEEE is scheduling some downtime for maintenance on Xplore on November 15, between between 10AM and 12Noon EST approximately. This update includes the following features : RSS feeds for newly published journal tables of contents Non-indexed materials, such as editorials...
  • Welcome to the new EngLib - EngLib has adopted a new look and new features. Design-wise, you will notice the three columns and the different nameplates. Content-wise, readers of the blog will see that the job openings now appear in the right side column. Also, there...
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