ProQuest Workshops

Three new online workshops are now available highlighting several of the highly specific databases on the new ProQuest platform that are particularly relevant to scientists within the three Sections of the Max Planck Society:

Monday, February 27, 2012
Databases for the Life Sciences

Including resources such as “Bacteriology”, “Biotechnology”, “Plant Sciences”, “Zoological Records”, “Deep Indexing – Biological Sciences”, etc.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Databases for Chemistry & Physics

Including resources such as “Aerospace”, “Information Systems”, “Materials”, “Meteorology”, “Superconductivity”, “Illustrata – Technology”, etc.

Thursday, March 1, 2012
Databases for the Humanities & Social Sciences

Including resources for “Art History”, “Education Research”, “Linguistics”, “Political Science”, “Theses”, etc.

For details and online registration forms please see http://www.biochem.mpg.de/en/facilities/ivs/SupportTraining/Workshop/Schedule/index.html

We hope you wll take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about the advanced search capabilities offered by the new ProQuest interface (successor to CSA Illumina). These courses are free of charge, but restricted to staff and guests of the Max Planck Society. For any questions about ProQuest@Max Planck please contact us at the IVS-BM.

Kind regards,
Ben Bowman

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Dr. Benjamin F. Bowman bowman@biochem.mpg.de
Informationsvermittlung (IVS-BM) Tel: +49 (0)89 8578 3832
Max-Planck-Institut fuer Biochemie Fax: +49 (0)89 8578 3833
D-82152 Martinsried, GERMANY

Scientific Information Retrieval Services
for the Biology & Medicine Section of the Max Planck Society
http://www.biochem.mpg.de/facilities/ivs/index.html

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