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Introduction course for foreign students

Introduction course for foreign students

Introduction course for foreign students in how to search and find literature in libraries and databases.

Introduction course for foreign students

Course program:
Opening hours
Day and night services at: http://www.nmbu.no/library/
Loan periode for books (4 weeks) and journals (1 week)
How to locate books and journals in the Main Library
How to locate and borrow materials in other campus libraries
Borrowing, ordering and downloading literature
PC's in the Library for searching, ordering and downloading study literature.
Information on courses given by the University Library
ORIA
Web of Science
Exercises from search in ORIA and Web of Science.

What is ORIA?
ORIA is a library search tool. Allows you to search the library's resources, including articles.

What is Web of Science?
Web of Science gives students access to articles in scientific core journals in different subjects.

Search tips by use of Boolean search technique:

A search for horses AND cattle:
will locate all records containing both the word
"horses" and the word "cattle".

A search for horses OR cattle:
will locate all records containing either the word "horses" or the word "cattle" or both.

A search for horses NOT cattle:
will locate record containing the word "horses" but not the word "cattle".

Published 3. May 2007 - 16:12 - Updated 7. September 2016 - 14:23