In honour of the 60th anniversary of the appointment of Dag Hammarskjöld as Secretary-General, the UN Library has prepared several new research guides, including: a research guide about Dag Hammarskjöld a guide to online UN information resources In addition, a new UN Documentation Research Guide has been launched with expanded and updated information. The EUI […]
The ICPSR Summer Program is held on the campus of the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor. Lectures and workshops on a wide variety of topics in research design, quantitative reasoning, statistical methods, and data processing are presented in two four week sessions. The first session runs from June 24, 2013 until July 19, 2013. […]
Thank you to all the members of the EUI community who participated in our survey about e-book use in December 2012. We were interested in obtaining feedback directly from you on your awareness about the e-books provided by the EUI Library, your experiences in using them, whether you prefer print of electronic version of titles […]
The German social science infrastructure service GESIS has announced details of this year’s summer school for PhD researchers and academics who would like to learn more about survey methodology in economics, sociology and other fields. The closing date for registration is 1 June. Full details are on this GESIS page.
In the past few weeks, there has been lots of news at the EUI regarding Zotero. In order: (1) Firstly, the troubles between our catalogues and Zotero have now been worked out. Now, EUI users can use Zotero with both the library catalogue (http://biblio.eui.eu) and the discovery tool (http://encore.eui.eu) without encountering any problem of the […]
The Web of Science database was upgraded to version 5.9 this week. The database provides tools for bibliography-building, citation analysis and rankings. New features include; larger clickable targets in the refine panel and in full records; more descriptive error messages when no results are returned; improved searching by organisation / university, and easier navigation for touch pad. A presentation of the Web of Science takes place in the Library training room at 13:30 on Wednesday the 13th of February.