Academic & Research Support Services at the University of Limerick Library. Aoife Geraghty Head of Information Services, Glucksman Library [email protected] The Library Building. Term-time Opening Hours Mon-Fri 08.30-23.00 Sat 10.00-19.00 Sun 11.00-18.00 Note (Summer 2012)
Academic & Research Support Services at the University of Limerick Library
Head of Information Services, Glucksman Library
Access journals, databases & ebooks from home
20 items at any one time, for a period of 77 days.
Chair: VP Academic & Registrar
Michael English (S&E)
David Atkinson (AHSS)
Ross Anderson (E&HS)
Orfhlaith Ni Bhriain (IWAMD)
Michele ODwyer (KBS)
The library also meets regularly with student representatives
Profile of the Department
incl. profile of the Faculty
Selection of Resources
Library Support for Resource Use
Finding Research Information & keeping up-to-date
Make effective use of the specific subject databases to locate journal articles, e-books and other sources on your topic
Locate data for your Research
Find specific types of information resources (e.g., theses, government information, patents, etc.)
Update your information needs and awareness of the information cycle.
Academic Reference Management
Choose and Use bibliographic reference management software e.g. EndNote and Mendeley.
Managing your research/using Endnote bibliographic software.
Create an Endnote library of your research and produce a bibliography from this.
Choose and edit different bibliographic styles.
Getting Published & Maximising your Impact
Strategies for getting published – where, how, when?
How to present your research – at conferences, in journals, networking opportunities.
How to Identify suitable journals for publication
Open access options.
Understand journal impact factors, citation counts and h-Index
Use ISI to identify journal impact factors, citation counts and h-Index
Ensure your research output is accurately captured.
Disseminate your Research
Use other non-ISI tools – ABS, Scimago, Google Scholar and Publish or Perish.
We offer online modules on
Available at: http://www3.ul.ie/~library/GLIS/html/GLISadvanced_rskills.htm
Integrating Information Literacy into the Curriculum: a guide
Head of Information Services
Tel: 061 202164
and/or your Faculty Librarian