News

 
Within the progressive lifting of the containment measures motivated by the COVID-19 pandemic at the Universidade do Algarve, we inform our users that the Library is open as follows:
Gambelas Campus: Monday to Friday, from 9h-18h
Penha Campus: Monday to Friday, from 9h-18h​​​​​​​
Portimão Campus: Monday to Friday, from 9h30-12h30 and 14h-17h30
 
The use of face mask, hand hygienization and keeping a safe distance are mandatory.
 
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We maintain our remote access training sessions  - see program at the bottom of the page
For any information contact bibrenova@ualg.pt or biblioteca@ualg.pt
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  Conferences and Exhibitions
     
 
Exhibition "Universidade do Algarve: 40 Years Creating the Future"
From May 6th to August 31st
Exhibition integrated in the celebrations of the 40th anniversary of the Universidade do Algarve.
High Sponsorship of the Assembly of the Republic
Location: Gambelas Library
Org.: UAlg
 
 

The access to the most used scientific journals is still possible using the VPN connection or on the publishers' website using institutional/federated login (FCT-FCCN-RCTSaai) via Shibboleth authentication (using UAlg's login)
Specífic information on each available database on our webpage at Electronic Resources /Databases 
Publishers that accept institutional/federated login: ACS Publications /Annual Reviews / EBSCO / Elsevier (journals and Science Direct) IEEEXplore / Nature / RCS Publishing / IOP / Springerlink / Clarivate Analytics – Web of Science
  Free Trials  
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In the face of the present pandemic situation many publishers (b-On and non-b-On) provide open access to their contents or collections, both on COVID-19 and general collections.
 
Remote Access Training Sessions Via Zoom-Colibri
The training sessions organized by the UAlg's Library provide a presence certificate​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
 
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Urkund: the UAlg's Plagerism Detection System
Adressed to the academic community in general
Schedule a personalized session
 
 

Search Electronic Bibliographic Resources - Advanced Course 
Addressed to teachers, investigators, 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycle final students
Schedule a personalized session
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e-Books and Bibliographic Databases - What's available at UAlg?
Addressed to the academic community in general
Schedule a personalized session
Contact nsequeira@ualg.pt​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
 
 

B-On: How to explore the Bibliographic Research Portal
Addressed to the academic community in general
Schedule a personalized session
 
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Explore IEEE Portal
Addressed to the academic community in the areas of Electronic Engineering, Computing, Robotics, Telecommunications...
Schedule a personalized session
 
 
UAlg's Production Ecosystem: CIENCIAVITAE, SAPIENTIA and ORCID 
Addressed to the teachers, investigators / depositors and/or mediators
Schedule a personalized session
​​​​​​​Contact epacheco@ualg..p
     
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Mendeley, reference and PDF manager
June 24th, 2020 (Wednesday) - 15h (pre-scheduled session but we are open to schedule a personalized session)
Addressed to the academic community in general​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​Contact epacheco@ualg.pt
   
 
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How to assess the reliability of a scientific publication
Addressed to teachers, investigators, authors of scientific articles 
Schedule a personalized session
 
 
Lecture-Debate "Sustainability a postponed challenge? The Sustowns Project in Lagos
June 22nd, 2020 (Monday) 15h00
ByAdão Flores and Joaquim Contreiras
Addressed to the academic community in general​​​​​​​
Free previous registration to ialves@ualg.pt
 
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Webinar "Hotel Employee Satisfaction"
June 22nd, 2020 (Monday) 17h30
BySérgio Borralha
Addressed to the academic community in general​​​​​​​
Free previous registration to ialves@ualg.pt
 
 
Cochrane Library Webinars
June 16th (Tuesday) 16h00 (held in English)
This resource is not signed by Universidade do Algarve, but a free trial is taken place (with access on this page: Free-trials  » See HERE about COVID-19).
Training contents:  benefits of the Cochrane Library ; showing the main resources ; Importance of independent sicientific evidence in health decision making,
Registration here 
 
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EBSCO Webinars in June
OpenAthens, MEDLINE, CINAHL and other products, resources and services.
 
 
Permanent Activities
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The Library and its available resources
Target audience: Academic Community. Classes of undergraduate and postgraduate students (1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles), In private classroom and with previous enrolment to biblioteca@ualg.pt 
Org.: UAlg's Library
 
 
Guided Tours
Target audience: Groups with previous enrolment to biblioteca@ualg.pt
Org.: UAlg's Library
 
 
The UAlg's Library goes to schools: open access to scientifc information, open access explained to students
Integrates Team UAlg
Target audience: High school students. To book please send an e-mail to biblioteca@ualg.pt
Org.: UAlg's Library
 
 
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Discovering the European Union
Integrates Team UAlg
Target audience: High school students. To book please send an e-mail to cde@ualg.pt
Org.: UAlg's Library – European Documentation Center
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  Highlights from the European Documentation Center
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Reading Europe
The UAlg's European Documentation Center within the scope of the initiative Reading Europe weekly suggests open access readings available at the UAlg's Library.
This week we suggest:
 
 
 

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