ERIC Documents in FDSys

Posted on April 1, 2014 in Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

If you do not find the document you need using ERIC for 1995-2004, try FDsys. According to a couple of colleagues on GOVDOC-L: There is a limited ERIC collection on FDSys at http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=ERIC. Here’s the descripton: EDUCATION REPORTS FROM ERIC Find reports on federally funded education research topics from the U.S. Department of Education’s Educational […]

GALILEO Outage scheduled

Posted on March 27, 2014 in Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

Dear GALILEO Users, EBSCOhost will be performing network maintenance on Friday, March 28, 2014, from 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.  During the maintenance EBSCOhost databases and services may be intermittently unavailable. If you have any questions or need more information, please use GALILEO’s Contact Us feature or contact the ITS Helpdesk at helpdesk@usg.edu. GALILEO announcements […]

ERIC Documents Unavailable Due to Government Shutdown

Posted on October 2, 2013 in Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

The Problem: I have searched ERIC@EBSCOHost via GALILEO or the Discover Service but I  click the link to access a full text article only to receive an error message. Question1: In the citation, did  the link to the full text article display as http://eric.ed.gov and it has an ED######? If so, you are not able […]

new LibGuides available and more

Posted on September 23, 2013 in Getting Started,Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

We are now 5 weeks into the semester and lots of changes have taken place in the library. We’ve added new resources aside from the Discover Search Service like the Digital Commons with Select Works, Digital Special Collections, and LibGuides. We even have an updated library web page. You can even use the Discover Education@Georgiasouthern […]

IMPORTANT GALILEO Password Update

Posted on May 21, 2013 in Getting Started,Library Services & Resources,Need Assistance?,Technology by Sonya Shepherd

Going forward, you will no longer need a GALILEO password to access library databases from the GALILEO website.You now have two options that allows you to access all library databases with your email/MyGSU username and password. 1. Search databases using the Discover@GeorgiaSouthern tab on the library’s website 2. Search GALILEO once logged into MyGeorgiaSouthern portal […]

new site for Education guides

Posted on February 5, 2013 in Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

The library will soon be retiring the EagleSource web site used to find resources by subject. We will be launching LibGuides at the beginning of Summer 2013. As a result, I will begin to move the Education resources listed in Eagle Source over to LibGuides. The resources available on the “In the Know” blog will […]

Spring 2013 Underway

Posted on January 31, 2013 in Getting Started,Library Services & Resources,Need Assistance? by Sonya Shepherd

We’re well into the semester now. Projects, assignments, tests, and more. Remember if you need assistance, it is available. You have not because you ask not! Services such as the Writing Center and Academic Success Center are available to help with writing, study skills, or tutoring. If you need help with conducting research please contact […]

Finals and Graduation

Posted on December 5, 2012 in Library Services & Resources,Need Assistance? by Sonya Shepherd

Well, we have made it through another Fall semester. Next week is Final Exam Week. Graduation is Friday, December 14. If you are still writing papers, please remember help is available at the Information Desk on the 2nd floor of the library, through our AskZach email service or via the IM Chat Service. Searching for […]

Search all Education databases at once

Posted on October 2, 2012 in Getting Started,Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

Have you tried to figure out which databases you need to search while completing an assignment or conducting research for your paper, thesis, specialist project, or dissertation? Well look no further. You may use the Discover@GeorgiaSouthern site but you may also search just a subset of related Education databases using this custom search box. Discover Education Keyword […]

Discover GALILEO

Posted on October 2, 2012 in Library Services & Resources by Sonya Shepherd

Announcing Discover GALILEO, a new way to search and retrieve content from GALILEO’s hundred+ databases, digital collections, and beyond, including print materials found only in library collections.  Discover GALILEO provides a single search of all of these materials and more, combining the ease and speed of a popular Internet search engine with the quality and […]

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