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Library Updates: Spring, 2023

Transformative Agreement with Major Publishers to Promote Open Access Resources

Ikeda Library is an institution member of the SCELC consortium. We also subscribe to journal packages offered by publishers American Chemical Society (ACS), Cambridge University Press, Springer, and Wiley. Under the transformative agreement that SCELC negotiated, SUA students, faculty, and staff members have the option to publish in their hybrid/OA journals without paying Article Processing Charges (APC) when open-access (OA) option is selected. The APCs costing thousands of dollars are waived for the journal package subscribers like us.

New eBooks (A-M)

Over 2,600 titles were added to the EBSCO's ebook collection in April. Here are some samples published in the recent years.

Highlighting New Powerful Database: Scopus

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To make it easy for you to get started with database Scopus, Elsevier put together the following links, guides and tutorials:

Also, visit the Scopus LibGuide for additional information. 

"Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature – scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research. Worldwide, Scopus is used by more than 3,000 academic, government and corporate institutions and is the main data source that supports the Research Intelligence portfolio." (About Scopus

New eBooks (N-Z)