The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at PSU's
Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science presents as part of
the ECE507 Seminar fall 2006 Series: Online Information Resources Available from the PSU Library.
Title: "Online Information Resources Available from the PSU Library"
Speaker: Michael Bowman, Engineering Librarian, Portland State University
Date: Friday, November 3, 2006
Time: 2:00 - 3:50 p.m.
Location: Cramer Hall, Room 53
This series is free and open to the public. For further information, contact the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, (503) 725-3806 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on upcoming seminars, please visit the Department Web site: http://www.ece.pdx.edu/ece.507.graduate.seminar.schedule/current.htm
The talk will cover the features of IEEE Xplore, Compendex, and other electronic journals. It will also cover the use of new technologies (in particular RSS feeds) to keep current in the literature and avoid information overload.
Michael Bowman is the Engineering Librarian at Portland State University. He received his B.S. in physics in 1984 and his M.S. in librarianship in 1986 from the University of Washington. From 1987 to 1992 he was the Physical Sciences Librarian at Rutgers University - Newark. He has been the Engineering Librarian at Portland State since 1992. In 2001, he also became the Coordinator of Reference and Information Services, and in fall 2005, the Interim Assistant University Librarian for Public Services.