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March 2014 - News Archive

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Celebrate Boulder Labs Research during National Library Week

Panel Discussion, Tuesday, April 15, 10am-12pm, DSRC GC-402

Lives change @ your libraryDon’t miss this unique opportunity to hear some of our eminent Boulder Labs scientists discussing their research and how libraries have supported them in their careers. The panel discussion will be followed by a question and answer session, as well as time to meet and talk one-on-one with panelists. Refreshments will be served!


Research Vendor Fair, April 17, 10am-2:00pm, DSRC GC-402

Join us at the Research Vendor Fair. Bring your questions. Learn how your life and research can be changed @ the library and gather useful and fun vendors’ freebies. Vendor booths will include:

Sponsored by the Boulder Labs Library, in celebration of National Library Week (April 13 - 19, 2014). This year’s theme is “Lives Change @ the Library.” For more information, contact Aric Villarreal,, x3003.

Added 3/6


IEEE Statement on Use of Citation Metrics

IEEE logoIEEE recently published a statement on improving the use of citation metrics to evaluate journal articles. The primary issue addressed by IEEE is that impact scores may not accurately reflect the quality of research in published papers. Recommendations put forth by IEEE include:

For the statement PDF, click here.

Added 3/12


New iPad App for WIRES Climate Change

Wiley recently introduced an iPad app for it’s journal WIREs Climate Change. App features include:

To download the app, visit the Wiley Online Library on-site and create a log-in. WIREs Climate Change logoOnce logged into your account, you will be able to activate roaming access and complete the download. For more information, visit the Wiley Journal iPad App FAQ. WIREs Climate Change is currently available from the Library’s E-Journals page.

Added 3/19


AAAS to Launch New OA Journal

AAAS/Science logoAAAS/Science is planning the release of a new journal, Science Advances, for 2015. Science Advances will focus on the most up-to-date scholarly communications in diverse fields of research. Features include:

For more information, read the press release here.

Added 3/26


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