• Library News,  Web Resources

    Ohrstrom Library on Twitter

    Ohrstrom Library is now on Twitter! Find us there @OhrstromLibrary and follow along to see the latest in library events, news, resources and fun. We are very excited to launch this new online presence and we hope you will be too!  

  • General Works,  Library Tech,  Research,  Technology,  Web Resources

    Google Scholar? Holler!

    Google Scholar What?¬†¬†A subset of Google that searches for scholarly literature on the web. A mix of full-text, citations and abstracts.   New:¬†Three of the library’s digital collections are now indexed in Google Scholar: JSTOR, Ebsco, and Proquest.   Meaning? When searching Google Scholar, freely available citations, abstracts and full-text are retrieved, AND now, content from the three library providers named above.   “Adolescents and Sleep.” Search results page. ¬†Google Scholar. Web. 02 Feb. 2016. Quick note:¬†While an exciting and valuable tool, Google Scholar is a non-discerning aggregator, in that it includes questionable and even possibly predatory open-access titles. ¬†When using Google Scholar, consider consulting Beall’s list of “Potential, possible,…

  • Natural Sciences,  Periodicals,  Research,  Web Resources

    Hello Anatomy and Physiology,

    Working on the annual heart conditions and treatments project?   Need some scientific journals? ¬†Research trials?   Your¬†research guide contains links to several library-purchased scientific journal collections as well as the freely available¬†ClinicalTrials.gov¬†from the U.S. National Institutes of Health.   Research-y questions? ¬†Can I help? Do let me know.