July 2002

Friday 26 July

  • New interfaces, free stuff from IEEE, a demo and a gateway (14:23) - New Axiom IoP launched today a new, more accessible interface for the Axiom service. Notably, the two existing interfaces, the "regular" and the one with enhanced accessibility have been merged. It is now possible to add complements to the interface... | 0 Comments

Saturday 20 July

  • SciFinder training (15:09) - CAS is holding STN, SciFinder and SciFinder Scholar training at the ACS National Meeting in Boston this August. The SciFinder and the SciFinder Scholar sessions are free and don't require registration. More details here. Surfing around the ACS's Chemistry.org portal,... | 1 Comments

Friday 19 July

  • $$$ and smart women (13:37) - More salary info: the American Institute of Chemical Engineers have published their 2002 Salary and Employment Survey. There is a 40% library discount off the non-member price. Call 1-800-242-4363, press 2 and ask for special offer 717. [thanks Mark] Of... | 0 Comments

Thursday 11 July

  • Housewarming (11:26) - Welcome to our new abode. Please let me know what you think. Chemical Abstracts is holding a free e-seminar on current awareness in patent litterature on July 17. See here to register. New access mode for the Kirk-Othmer from Dialog:... | 0 Comments

Saturday 6 July

  • One last thing about ASEE 02 (14:10) - I forgot to mention that the Best Reference Work Award, presented by the ELD-ASEE, was won this year by one of own faculty, Dr Waldemar Karkowski. Dr Karkowsi is the director of the Center of Industrial Ergonomics here at the... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 3 July

  • Pheewww, here goes: (14:21) - MDL has released Commander 6 for Beilstein CrossFire. See your vendor or consortia because I can't seem to find updated info on http://www.beilstein.com/. IEEE just published their IEEE-USA Salary Survey. Order at http://www.ieeeusa.org/catalog/01salary.html. The SLA-ENG division has started a Diversity... | 0 Comments