April - May, 2013: Tell us what you think!
Have you tried Zotero to manage your citations for research? We'd love to hear from you.
Libraries and Educational Technology Services staff members are evaluating Zotero as an alternative to RefWorks for the Smith community.
This survey will take just a few moments of your time. Responses will be kept confidential.
New Search Tool - Discover!
Discover's single search box combines the Five College Library Catalog and many of Smith's research databases. Try it as a starting point - Discover may be the only search you need to find a few good resources.
Please let us know what you think of Discover by taking this brief survey.
Latest Tools: Naxos Android App
Latest Tools: ScienceDirect iPhone app
The free ScienceDirect iPhone app lets you search for and download peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters from your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad.
Tools you can use
Follow the links below for more Web 2.0 tools for students.
Send-to-Mobile in Music Online
Have you checked out the Libraries’ Kindles yet? If you like the flexibility of having a portable bookshelf, but don’t want another electronic device, you can download one of the many e-reader apps for your PC, Mac, smartphone, iPod, or iPad.
5 Fantastic Free iPhone E-book Reader Apps (Mashable)
WorldCat Local is a great place to start your research! Search libraries worldwide and a small collection of journal articles, including JSTOR and Science Direct (2006+). Please let us know what you think of this resource by taking this brief survey.
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Music Online Quick Search
You can now search Alexander Street's Music Online audio, video, scores, and full text music reference collections from your Web browser's toolbar using their Search Engine Add-On. After installing the add-on, you will be able to type search terms directly into the toolbar, as seen below:
Installing the add-ons is simple and takes very little time.
Social Bookmarking - It's Delicious!
With Delicious you can get to your favorite websites and documents from any computer - at home, in the libraries, from your room, or wherever you happen to be.
All your bookmarks are kept in one place, stored online, for you to tag, save, and organize. You'll be able to find good stuff on the web, keep track of it all, share links with people you add to your network, and create a tag cloud to post on a blog or website.