Webinar invitation: Elsevier and ScienceDirect

Invitation for ScienceDirect (Elsevier) webinars for researchers, PhD students & librarians

We are excited to share with you the news of an upcoming series of Elsevier webinars aimed at introducing CEE researchers to the key features of ScienceDirect and Scopus, and how the databases could facilitate and support research. Information about the key seminars is highlighted in the table below.

A full list of events and the opportunities can be seen on the Elsevier page here.

If you think it would be useful to hold a seminar specifically for a Bulgarian audience and/or for scientists from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, please do not write to contact Elsevier.

ScienceDirect – overview and key featuresThe webinar will focus on key features of ScienceDirect that will help scientific and academic audience to become more efficient and productive in their research.
 Date: November 9, 2022Time: 2 p.m. CET Register: https://elsevier.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mxv0_2uVRtqhyay3v-yGdgAccess code: 820706 
Academic Integrity – Plagiarism and how to avoid itIn this webinar we look at some definitions for plagiarism and offer practical advice on how you can steer clear of this unethical behavior. You’ll come away with a clear understanding of what constitutes plagiarism and the forms of original work it applies to. You’ll learn the principles and importance of correct citation.
 Date: November 10, 2022Time: 1 p.m. CET Register: https://elsevier.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tYX5TqGoTNa9xHS3Ap-BYgAccess code: 310497 
ScienceDirect and Scopus – how to find relevant literature effectively?Join this training to learn principles of a smart journal search. Find out how you can best use Scopus to support you in your research projects. We will go through how to best build your search and narrow it down. The training includes several on-line workflow examples, and the participants are welcome to take active part.
 Date: December 7, 2022Time: 2 p.m. CET Register: https://elsevier.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_80TOSvuwRPizih-hizzbXAAccess code: 465348 
Understanding Scopus author profiles This training provides insight into how profiles are created and curated, with tips for ensuring that your profile is correct and up-to-date. Author Profiles are increasingly important for assessing collaborators, providing you a competitive advantage when preparing job applications.
 Date: December 8, 2022Time: 1 p.m. CET Register: https://elsevier.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3r0hcWA4RP2j_qOIYoLQNAAccess code: 961928