As a librarian, you want to introduce your early career researchers to processes and tools that will save them time, improve their workflows, and set them up as good contributors to the scholarly ecosystem. But it can be difficult to keep up-to-date yourself with features across multiple products that address different needs. That’s why we thought we’d try something a little different in our first Library Connect webinar of the year.
We’ve asked a PhD candidate and some of our product whizzes to give you a quick review of features in Mendeley, Scopus, ScienceDirect and Hivebench that can help your researchers work smart, work together and stay up-to-date.
Motion alert: This webinar will accelerate suddenly and continue at a brisk pace.
12 time-saving tips for research support
For librarians providing research instruction and services
Thursday, March 16, 2016
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. North American EDT (15:00-1600 GMT, 16:00-17:00 CET)
1. Create a document library
2. Download a citation to a library
3. Download a document to a library
4. Mark up documents
5. Record lab/experiment results
6. Save a dataset
7. Find collaborators
8. Create a group
9. Share documents
10. Set up alerts
11. Follow a researcher
12. View curated content feeds and updates
Christian DeFeo, PhD Candidate, Product Marketing Manager, Mendeley
Christian is presently studying for a PhD in mechanical and manufacturing engineering at Loughborough University, researching how online communities can stimulate product innovation and the attendant subjects surrounding this dynamic topic. Before joining Mendeley in 2016, he created innovative online community program for the electronics distributor Premier Farnell. More ...
Eleonora Presani, Product Manager, Scopus
Before Eleonora (@elepre17) joined Elsevier in 2012, she was a particle physicist at CERN. She worked for four years as publisher, where she was responsible journals in Nuclear and High Energy Physics. In 2016 she joined the Scopus team as product manager, where her main interest is in research data and improving the user experience.
Registration is required for this live one-hour webinar. It will be broadcast internationally and includes time to ask the presenters questions during the session. The webinar is a complimentary event and part of Elsevier's Library Connect program for academic, medical, corporate and government librarians.
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