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New Chemistry LibGuide

LibGuides are now available for many subjects taught in the University of Cambridge, including chemistry.

LibGuides are online web pages created by librarians to help you perform various tasks, such as using library resources or doing research. 50 more words


Empowerment Through Knowledge: GlobalStat database available soon on the EPRS website

Written by Laura Bartolini and Gaby Umbach (both GlobalStat)

Statistical data are vital in many domains of our political and societal life. They play a key role in the measuring our societies, they inform policy-making, and empower people by providing knowledge. 505 more words


Try-It! Illinois Database Season is Now Live! - Thrifty Thursday

Kick off your fall research season with the Try-It! Illinois Database Trial!

If you’re an Illinois resident with internet access of any kind, you are eligible to access the immense amount of information available during the this year’s trial. 525 more words


Effective Search Strategies: High School Information Literacy Seminar

I created a 30 minute information literacy seminar, aimed at grade 11 or 12 university level classes. It could easily be altered to fit any subject by changing the subject searches and database. 525 more words



Story and Credit Cameron Shorter, Geospatial Solutions Manager, LISAsoft Australia

My employer provides commercial support for the open source PostgreSQL database, and as such, I regularly rub shoulders with a lot of organisations stung by an Oracle database license audit, and impassioned to do something about it. 63 more words