The library is hosting Web of Science Seminar for all OIST staff and students on January 16, 2018.
We will invite an expert of Web of Science from Clarivate Analytics (formaer Thomson Reuters). The seminar will highlight the content as well as the features and tools of Web of Science to reveal citation connections and support research discoveries and publication.
There are two courses for Beginner and Intermediate, and you may choose to attend one or both courses.
SciFinder Help Desk will be open at the Library Office from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, on Nov. 15 (Wed).
SciFinder is the only research tool with access to the world’s most reliable and largest collection of substances, reactions and references (from both journals and patents). A global network of scientists update content daily to ensure you have access to the most timely and accurate information available.
This collection contains a large selection of multidisciplinary e-books representing a broad range of academic subjects. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that students and scholars will have access to information relevant to their research needs.
On and after Sep 1st, OIST Library is no longer subscribed to Safari Online Books.
However, we decided to purchase highly used books as print books. so please do not worry if you have been using Safari books (Cancelled titles are listed in the File Attachement in the below).
- We have arranged for a paid trial of Wiley Online Books for 6 months, which will be available to you until February 28, 2018.
- You have online access to more than 18,000 monographs, handbooks, dictionaries, companion and landmark book series except Online Reference Works.
- Please visit the link below to see available titles by subject.
On-Campus: E-resoruces are accessible from any computers connected to the campus network.
Off-Campus: E-resources are available outside of campus through VPN service. To use VPN service, please go to IT section's site.
F1000: Faculty of 1000
F1000 is an in-depth directory of the top articles in biology and medicine, as recommended by the Faculty. Like PubMed, you can search by keywords, and you can also browse the entire archive, or just the disciplines and specialties that interest you. New article recommendations are added to the site daily.
OIST Library has implemented "Article Select Tokens" which can be used to pay for full-text downloads from WILEY since we canceled 13 low usage titles from the publisher.
Please go to the link below to learn how to use the tokens - we have Option 1: IP-address-only control.