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Online journals' impact on the citation patterns of medical faculty
Purpose: The purpose was to determine the impact of online journals on the citation patterns of medical faculty. This study looked at whether researchers were more likely to limit the resources they consulted and cited to ...
Digital Repositories: Not Quite at Your Fingertips
(K G Saur, 2005-12)
The digital repository is a key technology used by today’s libraries to collect, organize, archive and make accessible electronic files of different types. This paper argues that while the vision of the role of the ...
Measuring use patterns of online journals and databases.
(Medical Library Association, 2003-04)
Purpose: This research sought to determine use of online biomedical journals and databases and to assess current user characteristics associated with the use of online resources in an academic health sciences center. Setting ...
qUICsearch: IUAG Public Services Forum
Provides a historical background of the implementation of Webfeat federated searching tool at UIC, and reviews unique features availble at UIC as well as common uses by reference librarians.
UIC Indigo Training
This video training session introduces UIC Indigo and includes directions for uploading items and providing description of them.
Implications of Multi-Institution Collaboration for Retrieval of Digitized Images from a Database
Collaborative digital projects effectively take advantage of contributions of complementary institutions. The poster uses images from the AMICO Library to illustrate some variations in the extent of indexing, suggesting ...
The Ethics of the Click: Users and Digital Information in the Internet Age
(K.G. Saur Verlag, 2000-06)
More and more information seekers are turning to the World Wide Web as a source of ready and authoritative information. Many of these Internet users do not fully understand the new information environment in which they ...
Digital Journals in 2003: Dramatic Growth, New Tools, and Economic Drama
(New York : R.R. Bowker, 2004)
About things Open - a quick primer on openness. The Open Archives Initiative - an overview (with specific reference to the UIC Library)
A presentation for the UIC Library Faculty about open access and how the Open Archives Initiative supports it.
scavenger hunt - 7th and 8th grade
Hands on demonstration of library resources for middle school students.