Interesting databases on trial

The Library currently has a number of databases and e-resources on trial of interest to political and social scientists.  Below are brief descriptions.  More information and links taking you to the database can be found on the Library’s Database Trial Page 1.  Oxford Handbooks Online:  is a collection of subject-based research guides containing in-depth, high-level articles […]

Upgrade of the Web of Science bibliographical and citation database

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.

EUI Library Bibliography of the writings of Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa

The Library maintains a Bibliography of the works of Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa (1940-2010) an influential figure in the history of European monetary integration. The Library also provides a Euro Information Resources Directory and a Eurozone Statistics Index. There will be an introduction to European, EU and Eurozone data on Wednesday, 26 September, at 13:30 in room 4 at the Badia Fiesolana. All are welcome.