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Webinar: Searching Beyond Google and Tools for More Efficient Research

When: Tuesday, 28 January, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. ET
Cost: Free to SLA members. Not an SLA member?
Speaker: Mary Ellen Bates, Bates Information Services
Sponsored by: ProQuest Dialog
Online search is a critical component of R&D. But with so many options, where should scientists, engineers and analysts go to find the right information?
Speaker Mary Ellen Bates will provide a comparison of free vs. premium information sources, the pros and cons of each, and how to get the most value out of your search during this 28 January SLA PartnerTalk at 2:00 p.m. EST.
This Webinar is free to SLA members and will help you understand:
  • What resources you can find for free on the web

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Turn Information Into Insight & Show Them What They’re Missing – Webinar

Are your end-users still searching for business-critical information on the open web? If so, this SLA PartnerTalks webinar can help you encourage changes in their search behavior – and increase the value of your information services across your organization.

Speaker Mary Ellen Bates will teach you how to build “information dissatisfaction” with what’s available on free, public search engines, and offer a “dare to compare” challenge to end users who rush to Google to do important research.

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