Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Library organises 'Author's Skill Development Training Programme on 'Grammarly'

 In order to improve writing skills of IISER TVM community, Central Library  organized an 'Author's Skill Development Training Programme on 'Grammarly'- grammar and plagiarism checking tool, on 18.1.2017. 

Training was provided by Mr. Rakshith Ramesh, and Karthik, Manager, Bridge People Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore.

Faculty members, staff, research scholars, students attended this skill development training Programme. Dr. Sainul Abideen, Asst Librarian & Officer i/c Library welcomed the guests.

About Grammarly
Grammarly has facility for grammar checking specific to different types of documents such as research papers (default), dissertations, academic essays, reports, book reviews, presentations, business document, creative writing, etc.  'Grammarly@edu' can also be used to verify the authenticity of the documents, i.e., whether contents are copied from other sources like websites (Plagiarism Checking).

How to Use Grammarly?
Institute library has subscription to the 'Grammarly@edu'. Those who have not created a login ID may create login ID at https://www.grammarly.com/edu/signup using their IISER email ID. 

Once the login is created, you may use Grammarly at https://www.grammarly.com/edu/signin. You may also install Grammarly as a plugin for Microsoft Word, from  http://www.grammarly.com/office-addin/windows so that advanced features of Grammarly can be used while using MS Word.
For any clarification, contact library [AT] iisertvm [DOT] ac [DOT] in

Photos of the Training Programme




Mr. Rakshith Ramesh, Manager, Bridge People Technology leading the session


Training Participants
Training Participants

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

User Training Programme on "J-Gate@e-ShodhSindhu"

In order to increase awareness and usage of online resources subscribed by the Institute, Central library is conducting series of user awareness programmes. As part of this, User Training Programme on "J-Gate@e-ShodhSindhu" was organised by the Library on 11.1.2017 at the  seminar hall of the Institute. Faculty, students, and staff etc. actively participated in this programme.

Training sessions were conducted by Mr. Ravishankar, Training Consultant, Informatics Publishing Ltd, Bangalore. Training covered various advanced features of this e-Journals platform, provided by the e-ShodhSindhu Consortium of the MHRD. Users may access J-Gate at https://jgateplus.com/search/

Mr. Ravishankar conducting the training


Participants


Interactive session

Tuesday, 10 January 2017



User Training Programme on

‘J-Gate@e-ShodhSindhu’

e-Journal Portal

Organised by

Central Library
IISER Thiruvananthapuram

at

                 Seminar Hall (Computer Sc.Building)

11.01.2017 @ 10.45 AM to 12 Noon



All are invited

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Central Library, IISER Thiruvananthapuram
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Thursday, 5 January 2017

Publisher-wise list of Archival Journals

Institute library provides access to hundreds of journal's back volumes from various publishers.

For the benefit of the users, we have compiled a publisher wise list of archival journals along with each journal's archival access period, which can be access from http://www.iisertvm.ac.in/pages/archives.phpx

It may be noted that all journals of major publishers like,Institute of Physics (IOP), American Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry,  Oxford University Press Science Journals, etc are having permanent archival access from volume 1.

Some of the archives goes back even to 1800's for e.g. Science online(1880 onwards),Nature (1869 onwards), Scientific American (1845 onwards), Journal of the American Chemical Society (1879 Onwards), The Journal of Physical Chemistry A (1896 onwards),Physical Review (1893 onwards),Optics & Laser Technology (1971 Onwards), Proceedings of the Physical Society of London (1874 onwards),Transactions of the Optical Society (1899 onwards),Jubilee of the Chemical Society (1891 onwards), Memoirs and Proceedings of the Chemical Society (1843 onwards) etc.

All library users are requested to make use of these resources.

Monday, 2 January 2017

नए आगमन बुलेटिन New Arrival Bulletin वॉल्यूम सं / Vol.No 7 (1)

निम्नलिखित पुस्तकों को पुस्तकालय के संग्रह में हाल में जोडा गया हैं | इन किताबों को नए आगमन अनुभाग  में रखा गया है | आप इन पुस्तकों को उधार ले  सकते हैं | Following books are recently added to the Library Collection. These books are kept in the New Arrivals Section. You may borrow these books.


SI No
शीर्षक /Title
लेखक/ Author
1.
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature
Pinker, Steven.
2.
Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf
Sacks, Oliver.
3.
Science and the City: The Mechanics Behind the Metropolis
Winkless, Laurie.
4.
Mapping the Heavens: The Radical Scientific Ideas that Reveal the Cosmos
Natarajan, Priyamvada.
5.
Computational Physics
Walker, Darren.
6.
The Physics of Fluids and Plasmas: An Introduction for Astrophysicists
Choudhuri, Arnab Rai
7.
Experimental Techniques for Low-Temperature Measurements: Cryostat Design, Material Properties, and Superconductor Critical-Current Testing
Ekin, Jack W.
8.
Matter and Methods at Low Temperatures
Powell, Frank.
9.
Chemical Principles: The Quest for Insight
Atkins, Peter.
10.
Electronic Absorption Spectroscopy and Related Techniques
Sathyanarayana, D. N.
11.
Lab Girl: A Story of Trees, Science and Love
Jahren, Hope.
12.
The Gene: Intimate History
Mukherjee, Siddhartha.
13.
Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth
Lovelock, James.
14.
The Genius of Birds
Ackerman, Jennifer.
15.
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
Gawande, Atul.
16.
Modern Semiconductor Devices for Integrated Circuits
Calvin Hu, Chenming.
17.
The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable
Ghosh, Amitav.
18.
The God of Small Things
Roy, Arundhati.
19.
Candide, or Optimism
Voltaire.
20.
The Autumn of the Patriarch
García Márquez, Gabriel.
21.
Love in the Time of Cholera
García Márquez, Gabriel.
22.
Of love and Other Demons
García Márquez, Gabriel.
23.
One Hundred Years of Solitude
García Márquez, Gabriel.
24.
The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor
García Márquez, Gabriel.
25.
A Clutch of Indian Masterpieces: Extraordinary Short Stories from the 19th Century to the Present
David, David.
26.
Chasing the Monsoon: A Modern Pilgrimage Through India
Frater, Alexander.

Monday, 5 December 2016

नए आगमन बुलेटिन New Arrival Bulletin वॉल्यूम सं / Vol.No 6 (12) December 2016

निम्नलिखित पुस्तकों को पुस्तकालय के संग्रह में हाल में जोडा गया हैं | Following books are recently added to the Library Collection. These books are kept in the New Arrivals Section. 


SI No
शीर्षक /Title
लेखक/ Author
1.
McEvoy, J. P
Introducing Quantum Theory
2.
Cohen-Tannoudji, Claude
Quantum Mechanics Vol 1
3.
Cohen-Tannoudji, Claude
Quantum Mechanics Vol 2
4.
Betts, David. S.
An introduction to Millikelvin Technology
5.
Holzner, Steven.
Quantum Physics for Dummies
6.
Scarani, Valerio.
Six Quantum Pieces : A First Course in Quantum Physics
7.
Atkins, Peter.
Chemical Principles: The Quest for Insight
8.
Sindhu, P. S.
Practicals in Physical Chemistry: A Modern Approach
9.
House, James E.
Fundamentals of Quantum Chemistry
10.
Errington, R . J.
Advanced Practical Inorganic and Metalorganic Chemistry
11.
Jean, Yves.
Molecular Orbitals of Transition Metal Complexes

Friday, 4 November 2016

नए आगमन बुलेटिन New Arrival Bulletin वॉल्यूम सं / Vol.No 6 (11), November 2016

निम्नलिखित पुस्तकों को पुस्तकालय के संग्रह में हाल में जोडा गया हैं | आप इन पुस्तकों को उधार ले  सकते हैं | Following books are recently added to the Library Collection. You may borrow these books.


SI No
शीर्षक /Title
लेखक/ Author
1.
Getting Started With MATLAB : A Quick Introduction for Scientists and Engineers
Pratap, Rudra.
2.
Teaching and Learning STEM : A Practical Guide
Felder, Richard M.
3.
Hands-on Start to Wolfram Mathematica : and Programming With the Wolfram Language
Hastings, Cliff.
4.
Introduction to Commutative Algebra
Atiyah, M. F.
5.
Applied Numerical Linear Algebra
Demmel, James W.
6.
Linear Algebra and Matrices : Topics for A Second Course
Shapiro, Helene
7.
An Introduction to The Theory of Numbers
Hardy, G. H.
8.
Fundamentals of Matrix Computations
Watkins, David S.
9.
Lecture Notes on Elementary Topology and Geometry
Singer, I. M.
10.
Mathematical Analysis I
Zorich, Vladimir A.
11.
Mathematical Analysis II
Zorich, Vladimir A.
12.
Ordinary Differential Equations
Hartman, Philip
13.
Green's Functions and Boundary Value Problems
Stakgold, Ivar.
14.
Functional Analysis : An Introduction
Eidelman, Yuli.
15.
Introductory Functional Analysis With Applications
Kreyszig, Erwin.
16.
Functional Analysis
Lax, Peter D.
17.
Real Analysis : Modern Techniques and Their Applications
Folland, Gerald B.
18.
Numerical Linear Algebra
Trefethen, Lloyd N.
19.
Probability
Breiman, Leo.
20.
Introduction to Probability
Grinstead, Charles M.
21.
Physics of the Impossible : A Scientific Exploration of the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation and Time Travel
Kaku, Michio
22.
A Briefer History of Time
Hawking, Stephen.
23.
Billions and Billions : Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium
Sagan, Carl.
24.
Pale Blue Dot : A Vision of the Human Future in Space
Sagan, Carl
25.
The Physics Companion
Fischer-Cripps, Anthony C.
26.
Quantum Mechanics : The Theoretical Minimum
Susskind, Leonard.
27.
Exploring Quantum Mechanics : A Collection of 700+ Solved Problems for Students, Lecturers, and Researchers
Galitski, Victor
28.
An Introduction to Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics
Swendsen, Robert H.
29.
Advanced Statistical Mechanics
McCoy, Barry M.
30.
Concepts in Thermal Physics
Blundell, Stephen J.
31.
Surely You're Joking Mr.Feynman : Adventures of a Curious Character as Told to Ralph Leighton
Feynman, Richard P.
32.
Physics and Philosophy
Jeans, James Hopwood
33.
Feynman's Rainbow : A Search for Beauty in Physics and Life
Mlodinow, Leonard.
34.
Archimedes to Hawking : Laws of Science and the Great Minds Behind them
Pickover, Clifford A.
35.
Why are Things the Way they are?
Venkataraman, G.
36.
E=mc² : A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation
Bodanis, David.
37.
How to Teach Physics to Your Dog
Orzel, Chad.
38.
Quantum Revolution Part 1 : The Breakthrough
Venkataraman G.
39.
QED : The Strange Theory of Light and Matter
Feynman, Richard P.
40.
The Trouble with Physics : The Rise of String Theory, the Fall of a Science and What Comes Next
Smolin, Lee
41.
Beyond Einstein : The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe
Kaku, Michio.
42.
A Life Scientist's Guide to Physical Chemistry
Roussel, Marc R.
43.
Laboratory Safety for Chemistry Students
Hill, Robert H.
44.
Vogel's Textbook of Quantitative Chemical Analysis
Mendham, J.
45.
Vogel's Qualitative Inorganic Analysis
Svehla, G.
46.
Vogel's Textbook of Practical Organic Chemistry
Furniss, Brian S.
47.
Advanced Practical Organic Chemistry
Leonard, John
48.
Biology : A Global Approach
Campbell, Neil A.
49.
Biology
Raven, Peter H.
50.
Statistics Explained : An Introductory Guide for Life Scientists
McKillup, Steve.
51.
Computing for Biologists : Python Programming and Principles
Libeskind-Hadas, Ran.
52.
Membrane Structural Biology : with Biochemical and Biophysical Foundations
Luckey, Mary.
53.
Kuby Immunology
Owen, Judith A.
54.
Fred Sanger, Double Nobel Laureate : A Biography
Brownlee, George G.
55.
Protein Condensation : Kinetic Pathways to Crystallization and Disease
Gunton, J. D.
56.
The Origin of Species
Darwin, Charles.
57.
Ecology
Cain, Michael L.
58.
Organic Spintronics
Vardeny,Zeev Valy.
59.
Quantum Processes in Semiconductors
Ridley, B. K.
60.
An Introduction to Practical Laboratory Optics
James, J. F.
61.
Scientists Must Write : A Guide to Better Writing for Scientists, Engineers and Students
Barrass, Robert.
62.
Successful Scientific Writing : A Step-by-Step Guide For The Biological and Medical Sciences
Matthews, Janice R.