August 17, 2010

Wiley Online Library launched

Alloway Library is very happy to announce Wiley Online Library is now live; this resource replaces Wiley InterScience and provides access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, 9000 books, and hundreds of multi-volume reference works, laboratory protocols and databases from John Wiley & Sons, including content from the key imprints of Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley-VCH, Jossey-Bass, and from hundreds of scholarly and professional societies.

Alloway Library users should note that not all of the resources in Wiley Online are subscribed to by TWU; however, access icons indicate whether you have access to the full text.

Subject areas in this database include business, chemistry, computer science, earth and environmental science, education, engineering, law, life sciences, mathematics, healthcare, physics and astronomy, polymers and materials science, psychology, and social sciences.

The database features a clean and easy-to-use new user interface, intuitive navigation, enhanced discoverability, expanded functionalities, and a range of personalization and alerting options. Some of the new features to note:

  • Access Icons indicate free, licensed and Online Open content
  • Enhanced journal home pages with news and other added value features
  • New subject pages combining all product types and news by subject
  • Improved full text HTML article display - pop up references, enlarge images, in-article navigation - plus easy access to article PDFs
Wiley provides online tutorials training and guides for this product in several languages. For further assistance using this database contact a TWU reference librarian at the Information desk, or, Telephone: 604-513-2121 extension 3903, or, Ask A Librarian Online

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