The UAlg's Library team wishes the academic community a successful school year.
Within the COVID-19 pandemic the Library provides its services in compliance with a set of rules:
The use of face mask is mandatory, respect of keeping a safe distance, hand hygienization before and after using the services and  individual use of tables.
We appreciate the cooperation of all.
We maintain our remote access training sessions  - see program at
Remote Access Training Sessions Via Zoom-Colibri
Conferences, Exhibitions, Presentations
Exhibition "Universidade do Algarve: 40 Years Creating the Future"
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
Exhibition "Historical Gardens of Faro: Cultural Route Proposal"
From October 16th to November 7th, 2020
Exhibition of posters of the special awarded work in Landscape Architecture under the Archiprix Portugal 2020, by Maria Filipa Rabaça under supervision of Professor Sónia Talhé Azambuja.
Opening: October 16th, 2020 (Friday) - 13h00
Location: Gambelas Library
Org.: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade do Algarve/ UAlg's Library

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
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.
Duke University Press
​​​​​​​Trial active until November 26th, 2020 – title list HERE 
Music and Sound Studies (159 titles) -
Art and Art History (197 titles) -
Primal Picture Anatomy TV
Trial active  until October 31st, 2020 -  see flyer HERE   Link to access - 
Innovative and integrated multimedia learning resource, with 20 interactive modules with effective techniques to help students master anatomy an physiology.
Features interactive 3D models, narratives, animations and a comprehnsive atlas of micro anatomy, histology and dissection images; it also contains auxilizry content covering aging, case studies, common clinlical conditions and questionnaires.
Remote Access Training Sessions Via Zoom-Colibri
The training sessions organized by the UAlg's Library provide a presence certificate​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
B-On: How to Explore the Bibliographic Research Portal
Addressed to the academic community in general
Schedule a personalized session
How to Assess the Reliability of a Scientific Publication
October 13th, 2020 (Tuesday) - 10h30 - Remote Access
or chedule a personalized session
Addressed to teachers, investigators, scientific articles' authors
Mendeley, reference and PDF manager
October 21st, 2020 (Wednesday) - 10h30 - Remote Access
or schedule a personalized session
Addressed to the academic community in general​​​​​​​
e-Books and Bibliographic Databases - What's available at UAlg?
October 21st, 2020 (Wednesday) - 16h00 - Remote Access
or schedule a personalized session
Addressed to the academic community in general
UAlg's Production Ecosystem: CIENCIAVITAE, SAPIENTIA and ORCID 
October 27th, 2020 (Tuesday) - 10h30 - Remote Access
or schedule a personalized session
Addressed to the teachers, investigators / depositors and/or mediators
Search Electronic Bibliographic Resources - Advanced Course
October 22nd, 2020 (Thursday) - 16h00 - Remote Access
Addressed to teachers, investigators, 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycle final students
URKUND: The UAlg's Plagerism Detection System
October28th (Tuesday) - 10h30 - Remote access
Addressed to the academic community in general
IEEE Xplorer: How to Explore the IEEE Portal
Addressed to the academic community in the areas of Electronic Engineering, Computing, Robotics, Telecommunications...
Schedule a personalized session
Discover all tools that will help you save your research and results and export data outside the Web of Science platform in various formats.
For security reasons we only accept applications with professional emails.
Webinar "Dá Vida às tuas ideias" / 2Give life to your ideias"
October 28th, 2020 (Wednesday) - 18h30
Público-alvo: Jovens do ensino secundário ou universitário. 
Remote Access via Zoom-Colibri, free enrolment with previous registration at:
Presence certificate provided
Org.: UAlg's Portimão Library    
EBSCO Webinars
OpenAthens, MEDLINE, CINAHL and other products, resources and services.
Online Web of Science Courses (From 19 to 23 October)
10 independent sessions
Registration only with institutional emails from October 6th
Presence certificate provided
Permanent Activities​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​Activities temporarily suspended due to the restrictions related to the actual Covid-19 pandemic
The Library and its Available Resources
Addressed to the Academic Community, cllasses of undergraduate and postgraduate students (1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles), In private classroom and with previous enrolment to 
Org.: UAlg's Library
Guided Tours
Target audience: Groups with previous enrolment to
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
Org.: UAlg's Library
Discovering the European Union
Integrates Team UAlg
Target audience: High school students. To book please send an e-mail to
Org.: UAlg's Library – European Documentation Center
  Highlights from the European Documentation Center
Reading Europe
The UAlg's European Documentation Center within the initiative Reading Europe weekly suggests open access readings available at the UAlg's Library.
This week we suggest:

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