EBSCOhost tools that make Your research more effective
Date: 6th July (60 minutes)
Time: 2:00 pm
EBSCOhost platform is not only a place where researchers can discover scientific literature, but also work with full text and bibliography. During this practical session, we will review the functions, i.e. saving articles in an individual folder and sharing search results with others, using search history, saving data to bibliography managers including Zotero or Mendeley, saving articles to a Google Drive account.
EBSCO databases available through the national license in Latvia and Lithuania
Date: 7th July (60 minutes)
Time: 1:30 am
During the session, we will review the EBSCO databases available for institutions through the national license in Latvia and Lithuania. The end users have access to EBSCO Open Dissertations ™ – an international database of diploma theses and dissertations, and many extensive scientific databases. The Academic Search ™ Complete and Business Source® Complete databases, included partly in the package, are among the most frequently used scientific resources in the world.
Advanced search on EBSCOhost platform
Date: 8th July (45 minutes)
Time: 3:30 pm
During the session we will show how to conduct more advanced search using available features on EBSCOhost platform together with special signs as *, “…”, (…), #, ?.
Tools and Methods for Preparing World-Class Research Papers
Data: 14th July (50 minutes)
Time: 2:00 pm
During the training, we will show you the options and functions available on the EBSCOhost platform, which can be especially useful when working on a research paper. We will also cover how scientific publications are built, what types of publications we have, why it is worth publishing in peer-reviewed sources, and how to prepare for research.
How do I buy eBooks from EBSCO’s online bookstore?
Date: 15th July (30 minutes)
Time: 2:30 pm
During the training, participants will get familiar with the EBSCOhost Collection Manager online bookstore. We will review the most important functions and show you step by step how to order selected titles.