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Folger Fellowships Forum

Thursday, September 16 at 4:30 in Archives & Special Collections.  We are very pleased to announce an expansion of the Folger Fellowships program for the 2010-2011 academic year. This year, six Folger Fellowships will be awarded to Amherst juniors and seniors whose projects will benefit from intensive research at the Folger. Come to Archives & Special Collections this Thursday at 4:30 to learn more about the resources at the Folger and how to apply. More information...

ScienceDirect becomes SciVerse

Elsevier's online journal platform, ScienceDirect, will be down for approximately 9 hours beginning at 7:30am Saturday, August 28th for scheduled maintenance. When service is restored the new interface, SciVerse will be unveiled.

New science online book series

Several new science book series are now available online through ScienceDirect. Check out Methods in Cell Biology, Methods in Enzymology, Solid State Physics and more. Online access to most titles goes back to 2000. [August 2010]

Wiley Interscience to become Wiley Online Library

Beginning at 4:00am on Saturday, August 7th, Wiley Interscience will be unavailable during the switchover to the new interface. Wiley Online Library is scheduled to be available beginning at 12:00pm on Sunday, August 8th. The new interface will completely replace Wiley Interscience.

Zotero session on Monday

Come learn how Zotero can help you organize your research. Find out how you can:

  • keep track of all those PDFs
  • cite sources in your paper
  • create bibliographies in a flash

The next session will be held Monday, July 19th at 2:00pm in the Lane Room, Frost Library. Contact Susan Kimball to sign up. Come check it out!

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