Monday, February 04, 2008

TRIAL: CSA Illumina research support databases

Research and Business Services have set up a trial of 3 CSA Illumina research support databases until 29th February.

To access these resources just click the appropriate link(s) below. Links are routed via EZproxy for off-campus access:

COS Funding Opportunities
COS Funding Opportunities is a database of opportunities for grants, fellowships, prizes and other type of funding, from the public and private sector, including local, state and national governments, foundations and societies, and corporations. Each COS Funding Opportunities record is researched, verified, edited, and indexed to ensure accuracy, timeliness and quality of data, uniformity of format, and efficiency of searching. Each record includes information on deadlines, amount of award, any eligibility criteria, and contact information for more information from the sponsoring organization.

COS Scholar Universe
COS Scholar Universe provides authoritative information about more than 1 million scholars and organizations around the world, together with verified affiliation and publication information.

PapersInvited consists of detailed information and deadlines about calls for papers for forthcoming conferences and special issues of scholarly journals. These calls for papers are issued by professional bodies, journal editors and other conference organizers in all disciplines and from all over the world. Important dates such as Last Day for Submission of Abstracts or Manuscripts are clearly labeled and are provided well in advance of the event or proposed publication date.

After trying any/all of these resources please leave a comment, remebering to specify which product(s) you are referring to.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

This is just to register my interest in the COS Funding Opportunities. This is an amazing database for all academic staff. When I was at Nottingham we had access to a similar data source and it proved to be invaluable.