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Greetings, FEDLIB-ers! Elsevier is pleased to present a new "Third Thursday" series of Webinars that are developed especially and exclusively for Government Info Pros! Convening the third Thursday of the month, these 45-minute Webinars are developed to help keep Government IPs updated on the new and novel at Elsevier, and provide tips and tricks for getting the most out of your Elsevier subscriptions.

Here are the first two in our series-we hope to "see" you there!!!!

Thursday, December 18 at 2:30 (EST)
Thinking Outside the (Database) Box: Scopus APIs
Presented by Jessica Kowalski, Scopus Marketing Manager, and Victoria Rao, Scopus Product Manager
Scopus provides a variety of APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) to power integration of Scopus outside the box, or Scopus interface.  The APIs are excellent tools to help you showcase your publications, build search widgets for library pages, and/or mash up Scopus citation data with data from other APIs. With over 150 data fields available, the sky's the limit as to how you can use the data, including:


*         Cited-by Retrieval<http://www.developers.elsevier.com/devcms/scopus-citedby-retrieval>: Retrieve the cited-by count for documents to incorporate into your website

*         Federated Search<http://www.developers.elsevier.com/devcms/restful-api-federated-search>: Integrate search results from Scopus and ScienceDirect into your Federated Search application

*         Scopus Query API: Set up a search, and let it run as an alert that feeds updates to your library website

*         Affiliation Retrieval API: Automatically catch new publications by researchers at your organization

*         Author Search API: This search widget provides for an easy way for your researchers to search for their own or for other authors' publications

Join us to learn:


*         How the Scopus APIs work

*         How other organizations use APIs, and how you might use them

*         How to register for and connect to the Elsevier's Developers portal to access API keys

To register for the Webex, please see https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/FedCan_webinar141218. Upon receipt of your registration, we will provide you with an Outlook invite that includes the Webex access information. For questions regarding the Webinar, please e-mail Jill Konieczko, [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.





January 15 - Scopus Essentials

Presented by Kelly Eaton, Customer Consultant

Scopus contains over 55 million records in all disciplines, with more than half the content originating from outside North America, and includes smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.



Join us to find out:



*         What's in Scopus

*         How to maximize a basic search

*         How to evaluate an author's publications in Scopus by subject areas, journal sources, document types, and more

*         How to compare journals covered by Scopus by several metrics

*         And more!



To register for the Webex, please see https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/FedCan_webinar150115. Upon receipt of your registration, we will provide you with an Outlook invite that includes the Webex access information. For questions regarding the Webinar, please e-mail Jill Konieczko, [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.





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US Government and Canada

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