13th Conference on Professional Information Resources

Paper details

Trends and Updates in Using Information II.

Session coordinator: Jiří Kadleček, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Where: 29. 5. 2008, 8.30 - 11.55, New Auditorium

OvidSP, The next Generation Precision Search & Discovery Platform

Autor: representative OVID, OVID - Wolters Kluwer Health, Germany


Ovid’s new precision search and discovery platform, OvidSP, is designed to make searching high-quality scholarly and professional content faster, simpler, and more efficient for all users, from novice searchers to expert power users. OvidSP enhances the best of both Ovid and SilverPlatter with new powerful functionality that simplifies the entire search and discovery process, generating the precise, relevant results users have always received from Ovid.

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Author: Roddy MacLeod, Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom

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Author: Krassimira Anguelova, CABI, Bulgaria

Search Discovery Technologies for Online Information Resources

Author: Pavel Kocourek, INCAD, Czech Republic

Oxford Online Resources

Author: Annika Lindemann, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom


Matthew Howells

Inspec Direct - New Gateway to Knowledge

Author: Sylwia Kolankowska, The IET, United Kingdom

E–journals and Ebooks for Academic Institutions

Author: Paul Fertl, Gale - Cengage Learning, Germany

How SCOPUS Can Support Scientists and Librarians Even Better

Author: Piotr Golkiewicz, Elsevier B.V., Netherlands