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New Arrivals April-June, 2020

Check out the New Arrivals for print books!

Online versions of newspapres "The Japan Times / The New York Times"

The Japan Times stop to deliver print versions of newspapers "The Japan Times / The New York Times" from today(7/1/2020) in Okinawa. Instead, the online version of "The Japan Times" is available now.

New Arrivals January-April, 2020

Check out the New Arrivals for print books and ebooks!

ILL Service is not available for a while

We would like to inform you that ILL service (Inter-Library Loan) will stop effective immediately for COVID-19 infection prevention.

eBooks access at Cambridge Core is Available until the end of September in 2020.

We are pleased to announce that more than 9000 eBooks published by Cambridge University Press (CUP) is available now until the end of September.

Cold Spring Harbor Monographs Archive Online is available.

We purchased “Cold Spring Harbor Monographs Archive Online”.

Ebook access of Oxford University Press is available now until Feb. 28, 2021.

We are pleased to let you know that Ebook Access of Oxford University Press is available now in“Oxford Scholarship Online,”until Feb.28, 2021.

Elsevier temporarily provides Free website for Novel Coronavirus Information & 256 online books

Elsevier has created a Novel Coronavirus Information Center with free information in English and Mandarin on the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV, for the benefit of healthcare professionals, medical researchers and the public.

The New York Review of Books is are Available Now

You can access to The New York Review of Books.

Please visit them from HERE.

New Arrivals July-January, 2019-2020

Check out the New Arrivals for print books and ebooks!

New & Cancelled Journals 2020

The following is a list of new and cancelled journals for Year 2020. You can access the full list from here https://groups.oist.jp/library/new-and-cancelled-journals-list

Springer eBook Collection (2012-2013) are Available Now

We purchased the following collections, so you can access them at anytime without any restrictions.

Coming Soon: The 2020 CAS Future Leaders Program!

Join a group of elite Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars from around the world to blaze a trail toward scientific leadership. Learn how to apply and submit your application for the 2020 CAS Future Leaders program starting December 2, 2019.

Wiley Online Books Trial Has Started! until the end of April, 2020

A paid trial of Wiley Online Books has started for 6 months, which will be available to you until the end of April, 2020.

Web form for submitted accepted manuscripts

The Library has created a new Web form for submitted accepted manuscripts.

https://groups.oist.jp/library/accepted-manuscript-submission 

New Arrivals

Check the New Arrivals at the Library.

New Arrivals

Check the New Arrivals at the Library counter.

SciFinder-n trial & Q&A session on Feb 14th. from 1pm - 3pm

We are offering Q&A session on this Thursday Feb. 14th from 1pm – 3pm to answer your questions. Please take this opportunity to ask any questions.

Springer eBook Collection (2010-2011) are Available Now

We purchased Springer eBook collections, so you can access them at anytime without any restrictions.

Elsevier Postdoc Free Access Program

For qualifying postdocs, Elsevier is offering free access to Scopus and all journals and books on ScienceDirect for up to 12 months.

New & Cancelled Journals 2019

We updated a list of new and cancelled journals for Year 2019.

1 month Trial for JoVE(Behavior, Developmental Biology, Advanced Biology) 

 1 month trial of some JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments) collections is available to you until November 14, 2018.

Wiley Online Books Trial Has Started! until March 26, 2019

A paid trial of Wiley Online Books has started for 6 months, which will be available to you until March 26, 2019.

SpringerProtocols.com Platform Deactivation

 

As of July 25th 2018, the SpringerProtocols.com platform will be deactivated. Content from SpringerProtocols will continue to be hosted on SpringerLink and searchable on our new research platform Springer Nature Experiments, specially designed and optimized for protocols search.

New Document Delivery Service: Reprints Desk

[NEW!] Document Delivery Service (Reprints Desk)

Reprints Desk is a document delivery service which makes it easier than ever before to order documents from anywhere in the system with a click of a button. You can directly search and order the articles you need, instantly acquire PDF documents and pay by direct payment (即支出) each month.

More information can be found from here.

New Books Arrival (2018/03/15)

Check the New Books Arrival at the Libary counter.

Oxford Scholarship Online is available until Feb. 28, 2019.

We have arranged another paid trial, “Oxford Scholarship Online,” provided by Oxford University Press for 1 year, until February 28, 2019.  

New! Springer eBook List

Here is the list of newly purchased eBooks from Springer.

Web of Science Seminar on Jan. 16

The library is hosting Web of Science Seminar for all OIST staff and students on January 16, 2018.

Web of Science

Now you can print in the library

How to print in the library?

Please visit here.

SciFinder HelpDesk 1-3 pm on Nov.15 (Wed)

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.

Trial: EBSCO eBooks Academic Collection

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.

New Arrivals (09/28/2017)

Some printed versions of the popular Safari Books are available now!

Subscription Cancellation: Safari Online Books

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).

Paid Trial for Wiley Online Books until Feb. 28, 2018.

  • 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.

Wiley OnlineBooks

Summer Reading List: New Books Arrival

Here are the new books arrived at the library. Please add them on your summer reading list.

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Rainy Season = Reading Season: New Books Available

It's rainy season in Okinawa. That means it's time for extra reading! Please enjoy these new books at the library.

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National Geographic Magazine Available (5/19/2017)

National Geographic magazine is now available at the library. It mainly contains articles about science, geography, history and world culture. Tips: Just look for yellow rectangular border magazine!

Online Journals / E-Books

What types of e-resources can we access?
Please visit here.

OIST Library subscribes to CiNii Articles

Paid content of institutional contract for "CiNii Articles" is available from April, 2014.



ebrary

"ebrary" is an ebook platform which contains over 110, 000 academic titles in 16 fields from authoritative publishers.
 

More information about "ebrary" : English / Japanese

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.

Wiley Article Tokens

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.

New service- SFX (Link resolver)

What is the SFX?
SFX is a link resolver that helps researchers connect from search results of online databases to full text PDF reprints, the latter reside in diverse locations online. From the search output of various databases, SFX displays the full text availability and links users directly to the reprints.