Heidelberg, 8 October 2017 From Open Access to Open Science The Szilard Library is hosting Bernd Pulverer, Head of Scientific Publications at EMBO, who will talk about Open Access as the first step for achieving Open Science and about the opportunities and challenges on the way to a fully open scientific environment.
Heidelberg, 14 July 2017 New Scientist is accessible again The New Scientist subscription is accessible again. If you are still experiencing problems to access the site, please remove the cookies from your browser, before trying to access it again. Apologies for any inconveniences that this issue may have caused.
Heidelberg, 26 June 2017 FP7 post-grant Open Access funding deadline extension This is a reminder that the FP7 post-grant funding for Open Access charges deadline has been extended until February 28th, 2018. If you have been involved in an FP7 project or are involved in one approaching its end-date you could benefit from this programme. See more information on the library site or contact the library team for further details.
Heidelberg, 23 May 2017 Claim funding for open access publications of finished FP7 projects The post-grant pilot which enables those who participated in FP7 projects to claim funding for article processing charges has been extended until the end of February 2018. Contact the library to find out more.
Heidelberg, 12 May 2017 New online subscription to New Scientist New Scientist, the weekly magazine on science and technology, is now accessible at our Heidelberg, Hamburg, Monterotondo and Grenoble sites. Go to their website https://www.newscientist.com/ and browse through the current and past issues, as well as exclusive web content.
Heidelberg, 3 May 2017 J. Neurosci. access issues We are currently experiencing problems with access to "The journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience". We are working to solve this issue and will inform you when normal service has resumed. Apologies for any inconveniences caused.
Heidelberg, 14 March 2017 Oxford Academic Journals access issues We are currently experiencing problems with access to Oxford Academic Journals. We are in contact with the publisher to solve this issue and will inform you when normal service has resumed. A full list of the journals affected can be seen on the full text of this news item.
Heidelberg, 7 March 2017 Problems with J. Exp. Med. and J. Cell Biol. access We are aware that there are currently difficulties to access the following journals from Rockefeller University Press: Journal of cell biology and Journal of experimental medicine. We have contacted the publisher to solve this problem as soon as possible. We will keep you updated on this issue.
Heidelberg, 19 January 2017 The limit of Safari Books accounts has been reached Thank you to everyone who has showed interest in the Safari Books user accounts. We currently do not have any more accounts available, but if you did not get one and are interested, please express your interest as we are considering acquiring more if enough people shows interest.
Heidelberg, 18 January 2017 Safari Books access We still have some user accounts left to access the 35000 titles available in Safari Books. The collection is focused on technical and computer books and videos. It includes titles from publishers such as O'Reilly, AdobePress, Manning Publications and SAMS, among others.