• ( 21.10.2014 )
    New acquisitions: MOT Finnish Synonyms, MOT Ruslania Comprehensive Dictionary (Russian-Finnish-Russian), MOT Ruslania Dictionary of Commerce and Trade (Russian-Finnish-Russian) and MOT Ruslania Technical Dictionary (Russian-Finnish-Russian).
    ( 21.10.2014 )
    If you encounter any problems in using e-books , remember the Library's E-books guide which is now available also in English!
    ( 21.10.2014 )
    Extensive renovating works will be done in Kumpula Campus Library, so the library must be closed on Thursday the 30th and Friday the 31th October. The library will try to provide compensatory working places for the time of the closure. …
    ( 17.10.2014 )
    The collection has been enriched by the texts by Austin, Berkeley, Hobbes, James and Locke!
    ( 17.10.2014 )
    The online collection of the Swiss reformed theologian Karl Barth's works.
    ( 17.10.2014 )
    Statista is extremely large statistics portal. Providing you with access to relevant data from over 18,000 sources, the focus is firmly based on professional, clear, quick and consistent results. Customers have access to quantitative data from more than 6…
    ( 10.10.2014 )
    The databases included in PHC provide access to the latest health care information that is always essential in hospitals, whether it's for medical professionals, hospital administrators, or even for patients and their families.
    ( 6.10.2014 )
    On trial IMF database until 2.11.2014.
    ( 6.10.2014 )
    The Finnish Association of Architects (SAFA) will award the first ever Finlandia Prize for Architecture in autumn 2014.
    ( 26.9.2014 )
    Changes are coming to the library services in the Minerva building on Siltavuorenpenger. The collections and customer service will be centralised in the Kaisa House in spring 2015. The Minerva library will be open for the last time in the current premises…
  • ( 23.10.2014 )
    Thu 23.10.2014 10:15-11:45Helsingin yliopiston kirjastoKaisa-talo, Fabianinkatu 30, 5 krs. huone 5057The aim of the training session (90 min) is to provide students with some intermediate information skills. In this course students should have basic l…

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    Westlaw and HeinOnline training session

    Thu 23.10.2014 10:15-11:45
    Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto
    Kaisa-talo, Fabianinkatu 30, 5 krs. huone 5057



    The aim of the training session (90 min) is to provide students with some intermediate information skills. In this course students should have basic level skills in information seeking.

    Students will learn how to find journal articles for writing a master thesis and how to seek information from legal databases Westlaw International and HeinOnline.

    Registration begins 1st of September in Weboodi (99913).

    More information: miia.willman@helsinki.fi
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    ( 27.10.2014 )
    Mon 27.10.2014 9:15-10:45Helsinki University LibraryKaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)With the help of the RefWorks reference management program you can create a library of your own of the references you want…

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    RefWorks in English

    Mon 27.10.2014 9:15-10:45
    Helsinki University Library
    Kaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)


    With the help of the RefWorks reference management program you can create a library of your own of the references you want, keep your references in order and automatically attach them as references in your publication.

    The training deals with the basic functions of the RefWorks reference management program: importing references to RefWorks from key services, organising and handling references, and automatically creating the bibliography of a manuscript.


    Registration in Weboodi or send an e-mail to the teacher whose address is in Weboodi.

    Furtehr information: Päivi Helminen, paivi.helminen@helsinki.fi, tel. 050 4154420×
    ( 4.11.2014 )
    Tue 4.11.2014 13:00-15:00Terkko, PC-classHaartmaninkatu 4Contents: The workshop contains a short introduction to PubMed's more advanced functions: Logic of the artificial intelligence of the PubMed search The most used search filters Saving sea…

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    PubMed workshop for advanced users in English

    Tue 4.11.2014 13:00-15:00
    Terkko, PC-class
    Haartmaninkatu 4


    Contents:
    The workshop contains a short introduction to PubMed's more advanced functions:

    Logic of the artificial intelligence of the PubMed search
    The most used search filters
    Saving search results in the PubMed folder and division of the folder.
    Automatic alerts (to e-mail or as the RRS input)
    Building of the PubMed search with the MeSH browser.

    After the introduction it is possible to make an own search or given exercises. (The exercises present more properties in PubMed.) In the course, two the information specialists are present. Some of the contents are independently studied by using the instruction videos (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/bsd/disted/pubmed.html).

    Enrollment

    More information: tiina.m.heino [ät]helsinki.fi

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    ( 11.11.2014 )
    Tue 11.11.2014 14:15-15:45Helsinki University Library / Helsingin yliopiston kirjastoKaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)The workshop is targeted the undergraduate and postgraduate students on the fields of hum…

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    Workshop on information seeking for thesis and dissertation writers

    Tue 11.11.2014 14:15-15:45
    Helsinki University Library / Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto
    Kaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)


    The workshop is targeted the undergraduate and postgraduate students on the fields of humanities, social sciences, theology, and behavioral sciences. Finding relevant journal articles and building comprehensive search strategies is practiced together. Participants are encouraged to bring up questions.


    Registration in Weboodi or send an e-mail to the teacher whose address is in Weboodi.

    Courses of the Helsinki University Library are free of charge to
    students and staff of the University of Helsinki.

    Further information Päivi Helminen, paivi.helminen@helsinki.fi, tel. 050 4154420.

     

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    ( 18.11.2014 )
    Tue 18.11.2014 9:15-11:00Terkko, PC-classHaartmaninkatu 4Contents: Web of Science is a multidisciplinary database, where you can find e.g. scientific articles and conference publications. After the course you know you know: • How many times h…

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    Web of Science in English

    Tue 18.11.2014 9:15-11:00
    Terkko, PC-class
    Haartmaninkatu 4


    Contents:

    Web of Science is a multidisciplinary database, where you can find e.g. scientific articles and conference publications.

    After the course you know you know:
    • How many times have my publications been referred to?
    • How may I know automatically if somebody refers to my article?
    • What is the Hirsch index?
    We will also get to know impact factors in Journal Citation Reports (JCR).
    The course includes presenting the user interface and there is time for participants to search in their own subject area.

    Enrollment

    More information: tiina.m.heino [ät]helsinki.fi


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    ( 20.11.2014 )
    Thu 20.11.2014 14:15-15:45Helsinki University LibraryKaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)The course is for students and teachers in the Faculty of Behavioural Sciences. The aim of the information seeking cour…

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    Information Seeking Course/ Behavioural Sciences

    Thu 20.11.2014 14:15-15:45
    Helsinki University Library
    Kaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)


    The course is for students and teachers in the Faculty of Behavioural Sciences.

    The aim of the information seeking course (90 min) is to provide students with some intermediate information skills.

    Students will learn how to find journal articles for writing a master thesis and how to seek information from international databases e.g. ProQuest databases.

    In this course students should have basic level skills in information seeking e.g. ICT Driving Licence web course/Information Seeking

    Registration in WebOodi (99933)

    Further information Kati Syvälahti, kati.syvalahti@helsinki.fi

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    ( 21.11.2014 )
    Fri 21.11.2014 13:15-14:45Viikki Campus Library, Computer lab 170Viikki Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11Information Resources in Life Sciences, 2x45min   Target group: The course suits well needs of students making their Bachelor's or Master's semina…

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    Information Resources in Life Sciences

    Fri 21.11.2014 13:15-14:45
    Viikki Campus Library, Computer lab 170
    Viikki Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11


    Information Resources in Life Sciences, 2x45min   Target group: The course suits well needs of students making their Bachelor's or Master's seminar. It suits also needs of everybody who wants to update information literacy skills.   Preceding studies: You know the basics of using the computer.   Aim: The main focus is in the web information resources of the following subject areas: pharmacy, veterinary medicine, forestry, agriculture, biosciences, and environmental sciences. You will learn to find books and articles about a specific subject, e.g. for writing an essay; you will be able to define suitable search terms, perform a search in a database and evaluate the retrieved data.
      Content a general picture of available information resources and information retrieval
    • library catalogues
    • electronic journals
    • reference databases e.g. Web of Science, ProQuest, Medline
    help how to identify and use relevant information resources
      Learning material
    • Exercises during the lesson

    Implementation and methods Training takes place in computer classroom.   Registration Students: WebOodi, code 98511 Others: E-lomake ×
    ( 25.11.2014 )
    Tue 25.11.2014 9:15-11:00Terkko, PC-classHaartmaninkatu 4Contents: Scopus is a wide (about 35 million references) multidisciplinary reference database. Medical databases Medline and EMBASE are integrated into it. In the course in Scopus, we get to kn…

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    Scopus Information Retrieval in English

    Tue 25.11.2014 9:15-11:00
    Terkko, PC-class
    Haartmaninkatu 4


    Contents:
    Scopus is a wide (about 35 million references) multidisciplinary reference database. Medical databases Medline and EMBASE are integrated into it. In the course in Scopus, we get to know information retrieval and citation analysis.

    The course includes presenting the user interface and there is time for participants to search in their own subject area.

    Enrollment

    More information: tiina.m.heino [ät]helsinki.fi


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    ( 26.11.2014 )
    Wed 26.11.2014 16:15-17:45Helsinki University LibraryKaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)With the help of the RefWorks reference management program you can create a library of your own of the references you wan…

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    RefWorks in English

    Wed 26.11.2014 16:15-17:45
    Helsinki University Library
    Kaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, computer lab 5057 (Helsingin yliopiston kirjasto)


    With the help of the RefWorks reference management program you can create a library of your own of the references you want, keep your references in order and automatically attach them as references in your publication.

    The training deals with the basic functions of the RefWorks reference management program: importing references to RefWorks from key services, organising and handling references, and automatically creating the bibliography of a manuscript.


    Registration in Weboodi or send an e-mail to the teacher whose address is in Weboodi.

    Furtehr information: Päivi Helminen, paivi.helminen@helsinki.fi, tel. 050 4154420×
    ( 28.11.2014 )
    Fri 28.11.2014 13:15-14:45Viikki Campus Library, Computer lab 170Viikki Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11RefWorks - Reference Management Software, 2x45 min   Target group: The course suits well needs of students starting their Bachelor's or Master's s…

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    RefWorks in English

    Fri 28.11.2014 13:15-14:45
    Viikki Campus Library, Computer lab 170
    Viikki Info Centre, Viikinkaari 11


    RefWorks - Reference Management Software, 2x45 min   Target group: The course suits well needs of students starting their Bachelor's or Master's seminar.
    Preceding studies You have experience of using databases. If you don't have basic information retrieval skills, you should attend the course Information Resources in Life Sciences.

    Content: RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography manager. You will learn the basic functions of Refworks:
    • import references from reference databases and electronic journals
    • create your own personal database
    • use your references in writing your papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography

    Learning material

    • Exercises during the lesson
      Registration Students: WebOodi, code 98510 Others: E-lomake×

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