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Citation / Bibliographic Management Software
If you aren’t yet using a citation manager, now is the time! Popular choices include Zotero (open-source), EndNote (EndNote Software and EndNote Online), Mendeley, and RefWorks. Talk to faculty advisors and researchers in your area to find their preferred option.
Digital Scholarship Services - UCI Libraries
DSS fosters the use of digital content and transformative technology in scholarship and academic activities. We work with the campus community to publish, promote, and preserve the digital products of research in several areas.
An open-access data repository where you can upload your research data to make it both discoverable and easily citable. Contact Digital Scholarship Services for more information.
A unique, persistent, digital identifier for authors. Use this ID every time you publish to track your publications automatically.
ORCID @ UCI
ORCID is an independent nonprofit organization that maintains a registry of unique identifiers, called ORCiD iDs, for researchers and scholars and those involved with research, scholarship and innovation.
eScholarship - University of California
eScholarship® provides scholarly publishing and repository services that enable departments, research units, publishing programs, and individual scholars associated with the University of California to have direct control over the creation and dissemination of the full range of their scholarship.
UC Publishing Discounts for Open Access
Numerous publishers offer discounts on open access Article Processing Charges (APCs) to UC researchers.
Access the Latest Chronicle of Higher Education, New York Times, & Wall Street Journal Content
Research Guides & Tutorials
Brian's Research Guides
An index to all of my published UCI Libraries Research Guides (including this Social Science 2020
page) with a focus on California and United States Government information, Social Ecology and Social Science research topics and research data.
Research Guides - UCI Libraries Index
Guides to help you find academic resources and publications for research, assignments, and projects
Social Science Research Guides - UCI Libraries
A collection of Research Guides targeting social science discovery.
Research Data Management - UCI Libraries
This guide details ways to organize, manage, and share your data to increase impact and ensure research reproducibility, and help meet journal and funder data sharing requirements.
Online Library Tutorials
Our Online Library Tutorials may be the perfect resource for remote learners, instructors, researchers, from Research Skills Tutorials to Database Tutorials to Videos on how to use the library (with Peter the Anteater).
eBooks Collections Research Guide
eBooks research guide dedicated to making eBooks accessible to all UCI students, faculty, and staff.
eBooks, Political Science Research Guide
Select this link or the eBooks tab at the top of the Global Studies or Political Science Research Guide.
HathiTrust - Emergency Temporary Access Service
The HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) permits special access for HathiTrust member libraries that suffer an unexpected or involuntary, temporary disruption to normal operations. Public health emergencies leading to closing libraries or otherwise restricting access to their print collections, are considered unexpected or involuntary, temporary disruptions.
UCI Libraries, Connect from Off-Campus
"Remote access to the UCI Libraries' licensed online resources is available to current UC Irvine students, faculty & staff. In order to use these resources you must be "authenticated" (recognized as a valid user) by the UCI campus network.
OIT Help Center
Help topics are arranged in groups, which are then sorted by popularity.
Research Software - UCI Office of Information Technology (OIT)
Download software* for free on your personal devices, including: Microsoft Office 365, SAS, SPSS, Matlab, Mathematica, Wolfram, Alpha|Pro. JMP, Stata, and other research software is available at a reduced price through OIT.
OIT Virtual Computer Lab
Virtual Labs are available for additional software.
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