ICSTI workshop

Jan 13, 2006 by

The International Council for Scientific and Technical Information (ICSTI) will hold its winter meeting workshop in Paris, France on February 3rd. The theme is Information and Data in e-Science – Making Seamless Access a Reality. Don’t let the expression “workshop” fool you, it’s a full day of programming that is...

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Training on EPA website for NYC librarians...

Nov 28, 2005 by

The METRO Science Librarians SIG is sponsoring a free training session titled “Helping Librarians to Better Utilize the Environmental Protection Agency’s Web Site”. This session will be given by Chuck Herrick. It will take place on December 15th, 2PM – 4PM, at the METRO Headquarters, 57 East 11th Street – 4th Floor, New York, NY. To register or for more information, contact Bruce Slutsky,...

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STS/ASEE ELD/SLA Sci-Tech Continuing Education Survey 2005...

Nov 14, 2005 by

November 18 is the last date to participate in the ACRL-STS / ASEE-ELD / SLA Sci-Tech Continuing Education 2005 Survey. This survey helps the association units serving scitech librarians propose ce classes that responds to their members needs. For more information on the survey, contact Terri Freedman; for technical help, Betsy...

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Free STN workshops in England

Oct 14, 2005 by

Two free workshops on STN Express and STN AnaVist will be held in November in Manchester (November 3rd, University of Manchester Conference Centre)and Cambridge (November 15, Royal Society of Chemistry Cambridge). To register or for more information, contact stnhlpuk@rsc.org. Other free classes are also...

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Derwent on STN free workshops

Oct 13, 2005 by

STN/FIZ Karlsruhe and Thomson Scientific will offer an other series of free intermediate/advanced workshops on patent search skills using Derwent databases on STN. Workshops will take place in Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC. Derwent World Patents Index (DWPI); Derwent World Patents Index First View; Patents Citation Index (DPCI); Chemistry Resource (DCR)and GENESEQ on STN (DGENE)are the databases featured in the workshop. A full schedule and registration information are available...

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International Calendar of Information Science Conferences (ICISC)...

Jul 29, 2005 by

This is of interest for all librarians and information professionals, not just sci-tech librarians. The Special Interest Group on International Information Issues (SIG/III), the European (ASIST/EC) and the New England (NEASIST) chapters of ASIS&T (American Society for Information Science & Technology) have all collaborated to create the International Calendar of Information Science Conferences (ICISC). This is a calendar that wants to display relevant LIS conferences being held around the world. It serves three purposes: to help information science researchers and practitioners (and their colleagues in related disciplines) to discover which conferences are planned that might fulfill their need to communicate their knowledge and experience and learn from others; and, to help conference organizers avoid time or topic conflicts, or coordinate with other groups, leading to more interaction and coherence among professional groups; and, to...

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