STEM Databases with the STEM Team Online Workshop- Erin Burns, Jenni Jacobs, Innocent Awasom Online
Virtual- entirely web based live interaction, no face to face
1. Use Advanced Search to retrieve more relevant results in each of the databases 2. Learn how to perform cited reference searches 3. Use basic analytics tools to find publication trends
Texas Tech University Libraries provides access to Web of Science, ScienceDirect and Scopus databases, excellent multidisciplinary citation databases. In the STEM fields, continuing research is dependent on previous work therefore it is important to learn techniques that will help you perform better research. Take advantage of these comprehensive science indexes to learn how to search and use search results to broaden your understanding about your research topics. Learn how to use indexed item metadata to retrieve results relevant to your research. Evaluate fields of study, researchers, or research topics using database analytics tools. Get access to the full-text article by searching library databases or requesting items through inter-library loan.