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Promoting Public Access Policies – A New Role for Librarians
The Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) with its public access policy has joined a host of other granting agencies requiring researchers to provide open access to their research outputs. To help researchers ...
Searching for Corporate Names in Amicus
An online tutorial on how to search for corporate name authorities using Amicus.
FAST: Faceted Application of Subject Terminology
The complex syntax and rules of LCSH restrict its application in the online environment. FAST, developed by OCLC and based on LCSH, is a faceted vocabulary for online resources with interoperability with many metadata ...
York University Libraries Research in YorkSpace
This is a presentation demonstrating how to enter items into YorkSpace
Electronic content : Benefits and Challenges
(Ontario Library Association, 2009-05)
Recently, libraries have been increasing their acquisition of electronic resources, such as electronic books, electronic audio collections, and electronic videos. Consortia have provided libraries the opportunity to create ...
Open Access Publishing
The presentation will begin with a definition of open access and an outline of its benefits. We will then go on to explain the two roads to open access and the ten flavours of open access as discussed by John Willinsky in ...
Entering Records in YorkSpace
This short video demonstrates how to enter records into York University Libraries institutional repository, YorkSpace.
Searching for Name Authorities Using the Library of Congress Authorities Website
An online tutorial on how to search for personal name authorities using Library of Congress Authorities website.
CIHR Policy & Public Access to CIHR funded research: Jan 2010
Science librarians, Leila Fernandez, Rajiv Nariani & Marcia Salmon covered the following topics: - Finding journals which comply with CIHR Public Access Policy for Research Outputs - York Libraries support for Article ...
Preparing for RDA at York University Libraries
The main focus of this presentation is how at York University Libraries we added the new MARC fields created for RDA into the SirsiDynix Symphony Integrated Library System. This presentation also included background ...