August 2004

Saturday 28 August

  • Librarian - Scientific & Technological Information Center, Alexandria, VA (16:48) - The Scientific & Technological Information Center (STIC), in Alexandria, VA is looking for a Librarian.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Library Integrated Products Team Leader - Los Alamos National Laboratory Research Library, Los Alamos, NM (16:38) - The Los Alamos National Laboratory Research Library, in Los Alamos, NM, is looking for a Library Integrated Products Team Leader.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ChemistrySoftware Yahoo group (16:33) - Michael Engel has started a Yahoo Group called ChemistrySoftware. A RSS feed is also available. This group should serve: to inform about new and old software for chemistry purposes (and related information: journal articles, books, etc), to get and to... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • New section for Acta Crystallographica (15:59) - A new section for Acta Crystallographica, Section F Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications, will start publication in January 2005 and will include three categories of publication: Structural genomics communications Protein structure communications Crystallization communications Articles will be available online when... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 25 August

  • Extended access to early 20th Century research by CAS (16:10) - CAS has expanded its "Scientific Century" project by making thousands of additional early 20th century articles from American Chemical Society (ACS) journals and others available online. Planned for release in September, the enhanced content will enable researchers to access more... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • IEEE news (15:56) - IEEE Xplore will have browser requirements starting in January 2005 to support an upgrade to the online delivery system: The new requirements are based on IEEE Xplore usage statistics, which indicate the most highly used browsers, and compatibility with required... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-PAM volunteering opportunity (15:42) - The PAM division of the SLA is looking for a liaison to Turpion. For more info, contact division chair Cynthia Holt. You can also contact Frances Knudson, the Publisher Relations Committee Chair for PAM for more information about PAM liaisons... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Librarian - The Institute for Genomic Research, Rockville, MD (15:31) - The Institute for Genomic Research, in Rockville, MD, is looking for a Librarian. Potential candidates are asked to include a resume and a cover letter with the application along with any salary requirements.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 24 August

Friday 20 August

  • 3 new subject area collections for Knovel (17:00) - Knovel has announced three new subject area collections that bundle content in new ways. Unfortunately, their "Premium Content titles" are not included. The Engineering Collection offers all titles in the following Subject areas: Aerospace & Radar Technology; Construction Materials &... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 17 August

  • ISTL Summer issue out (14:49) - The Summer 2004 issue of Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship is now available.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 16 August

  • RSS Feeds for LIS journals and E-LIS (14:20) - Surely this has been referenced elsewhere before but hey... I just found it: The DoIS has a list of feeds for four LIS e-journals maintained by them: Ariadne XML: http://dois.mimas.ac.uk/rss/ariadne.xml JavaScript: http://dois.mimas.ac.uk/rss/ariadne.js D-Lib XML: http://dois.mimas.ac.uk/rss/dlib.xml JavaScript: http://dois.mimas.ac.uk/rss/dlib.js Information Research XML:... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Director Academic (Corporate Librarian) - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH (14:06) - The University of Cincinnati is looking for a Corporate Librarian with a background in Chemistry.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 12 August

  • Guide to U.S. Patent Classes (09:45) - The good people at Paterra have prepared a practical guide to the U.S. Patent Classification system. Each subclass also has a link that provides simultaneous searching of both U.S. Patent and Pregrant Documents.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • IAALD new abstracts deadline (09:28) - The deadline for abstracts submission to the International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists (IAALD) XI World Congress & The United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN) Biennial Conference (mentioned previously here) has been extended to September 30. Print Submissions must be... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Information Literacy Librarian - New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ (09:23) - The New Jersey Institute of Technology, in Newark, NJ, is seeking an Information Literacy Librarian.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Weekend Reference Librarian (part-time) - New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ (09:18) - The New Jersey Institute of Technology, in Newark, NJ, is also looking for a Weekend Reference Librarian (part-time).... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 11 August

  • ASCE survey (11:27) - The American Society of Civil Engineers is conducting a short survey (5 questions) to obtain a better understanding of the researchers' needs in order to improve their service.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • New Reference Works from Science Direct (11:21) - Science Direct launched new Reference Works in July, including the following titles: Comprehensive Coordination Chemistry II Encyclopedia of Energy Encyclopedia of Forensic Science Encyclopedia of Forest Science Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry Encyclopedia of Vibration... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Reference Librarian, Librarian I - Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (10:49) - Michigan State University, in East Lansing, MI, is looking for a Reference Librarian, Librarian I with a degree or background in the biological sciences or life sciences.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Physical Sciences Librarian - Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (10:40) - Dartmouth College, in Hanover, NH, has extended the deadline for its search for a Physical Sciences Librarian.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 10 August

Tuesday 3 August

Monday 2 August

  • Job opening (16:34) - The University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, MI, is looking for a Biological Sciences Librarian/Coordinator for Digital Initiatives.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments