GEOGRAPHY AND REGIONAL SCIENCES

Information specialist: Laura Parikka

 

SEARCH FOR INFORMATION

UEF Finna (library’s printed and electronic resources. You can also renew your loans, place holds and requests and save your favourites)

These links to UEF-Finna provide information, links and guides/tutorials of the most important databases on these subjects:

REFERENCE DATABASES:

Scopus
Web of Science
Academic Search Premier Ebscohost (contains also fulltexts)

ENCYCLOPEDIA:

SAGE Reference Online

METHODOLOGY GUIDE:

SAGE Research Methods Online


All databases of this discipline

 

STUDY INFORMATION SKILLS

8020300 Information skills and sources in Social Sciences for International Students (course description and registration)
 - this course is primarily meant for students in Master's Degree Programmes and is organised once a year
(course description and registration)
 

8022020 Research Information Retrieval and Management
- the course if for post-graduate students
- teacher responsible for this course: Kaisa Hartikainen

 

ASK FOR ADVICE

Please get in touch with information specialist if you need guidance in searching or help in problem situation. See contact information in the beginning of this page.

Information retrieval request form

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Information specialists and information skills teachers:

  

 

 

 

 

Information specialist
Laura Parikka
tel. +358 294 56  8299
laura.parikka[at]uef.fi

 

Ask For advice

Ask an Information Specialist: information.services[at]uef.fi

Book an appointment with an Information Specialist (max. 1 h free of charge)

Information retrieval request form (chargeable)

 

SEE also

How to find a journal impact factor (IF)
How to use RefWorks reference management sofware
How to use electronic resources remotely (outside UEF networks)
Why full text does not always open and what to do then
What are open access publishing and open science
Research support

 

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