New library content: IEEE Xplore Digital Library

Stirling University Library now has access to the IEEE Xplore Digital Library until 29th November 2015, thanks to an excellent SHEDL deal (Scottish Higher Education Digital Library).   IEEE Xplore Digital Library provides access to the IEEE/IET Electronic Library which features content from IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) as well as IET (Institution […]

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New 2013 Journal Metrics from Scopus announced

Elsevier have announced the release of the 2013 Journal Metrics based on Scopus data.   The metrics provide methods for assessing the citation impact a journal makes and are all available for free download at http://www.journalmetrics.com.   The impact metrics are based on methodologies developed by external bibliometricians and use Scopus as the data source. […]

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Accessing ejournals and library databases – now working

Earlier today I posted that there were problems accessing many of the library’s electronic journals and databases.  This was due to our authentication system, EZProxy, failing.   Fortunately EZProxy is now up and working again.  We apologise for the inconvenience caused.   If you encounter any continued access problems, please contact the Information Centre: infocentre@stir.ac.uk […]

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New look ZETOC coming in November

ZETOC, the British Library’s electronic table of contents alerting service, will be upgraded on 15th November 2011. ZETOC provides information about over 28,000 journals and 45 million article citations and conference papers. It covers all academic disciplines and is available from the A-Z list of online resources.   The upgrade to ZETOC will improve data accuracy, […]

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