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    Compendex, Inspec & GEOBASE - Your projects, dissertations & research.
    Provider   Library Services

    Learn how these databases can help you in your research. A live demo session with Q&A.

The next session will begin on 21/10/2021 at 12:00 PM
  
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Duration 1 hour

Course Type Webinar

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Target Audience: Open to staff and students. The session will most benefit Science & Engineering students from UG 3rd year (doing project work) onwards

Compendex is the most comprehensive interdisciplinary engineering database in the world. Inspec is a leading bibliographic information database covering the fields of physics, electronics, computing, control engineering and information technology. All three databases are available  via the Engineering Village database platform. GEOBASE is a multidisciplinary database for the earth sciences, ecology, geomechanics, human geography, physical geography, and oceanography. This session will cover:

  • An overview of Compendex, Inspec and GEOBASE.
  • Database features such as the thesaurus and autostemming
  • More specialists aspects such as Engineering Research Profile and Inspec Analytics with the opportunity to join a separate session.

This session will last one hour – 45 mins demo with 15 minutes for Q&A.



Delivered By: Susan Watson, Customer Consultant -Engineering & Geosciences, Elsevier

Prerequisites

The session will most benefit Science & Engineering students from UG 3rd year (doing project work) onwards.

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