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Elsevier Day: Wednesday, October 22

By Michael Yunkin on October 14, 2014 9:47 AM | Permalink

All participants will be entered to win an Amazon Kindle Fire!

Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/elsevier2014elsevier logo

Schedule

9:00 – 10:00 Reaxys & Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry
Media Conference Room, 1st Floor, Lied Library

  • Reaxys is a chemical substance database that indexes CrossFire Beilstein, CrossFire Gmelin, and Patent Chemistry Database as well as the chemical literature. Substances may be searched for using keywords, structures, substructures, chemical formula, physical properties, and reactions. Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry adds searches for connections between compounds, targets, and bioactivity.

 10:00 – 11:00 Pathway Studio 
Eureka Room, 1st Floor, Lied Library

  • Pathway Studio from Elsevier Life Science Solutions is a biological decision support tool that helps you understand disease mechanisms and predict putative functionality and target-drug interactions by analyzing and visualizing your experimental data in the context of published results.

 10:00 – 11:00 ScienceDirect & Scopus
Eureka Room, 1st Floor, Lied Library

  • Science Direct - Nearly 2,000 full text Elsevier journals covering the areas of social science, medicine, science, and technology with deep backfiles for more than 1600 journals.
  • Scopus - Scopus is an index to peer-reviewed scientific, medical, technical, and social science literature. Scopus also features a citation index, allowing you to find the papers that cite a specific piece of research.

2:00 – 3:00 Knovel

Science and Engineering Building (SEB) 2251 -www.unlv.edu/maps/seb

  • Knovel contains up to date, authoritative Engineering and Material Science reference materials from over 100 content providers. Search using keywords and numerical material properties to locate reference materials including text, data, and interactive formulas, available for download in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet format.

 3:00 – 4:00 Science Direct & Scopus
Eureka Room, 1st Floor, Lied Library

  • Repeat of morning session