Oct 302014
 

George Mason University Libraries puts the best research at your fingertips and now a new application called BrowZine allows you to…

  • Browse much of the online journal collection;
  • Read and monitor many of Mason’s scholarly journals;
  • Receive content in a format optimized for your iPhone, iPad, Android and other tablets.

Browzine brings journal content together from multiple publishers and platforms, both open-access and subscribed, into a single place where you can save your favorite journals, view the tables of contents, and read or save articles as new issues are released.

Items found in BrowZine can easily be synced up with Zotero, Mendeley, RefWorks, Dropbox or several other services to help keep all of your information together in one place. The list of currently supported publishers is growing.

How do I get BrowZine?

BrowZine is available from Apple App StoreGoogle Play Store, and Amazon Kindle App Store. It’s a free download, but make sure to choose “George Mason University” from the list of libraries so you have access to the journals we subscribe to.

BrowZine for iPhone

BrowZine for Android

Oct 012014
 

The University Libraries offers financial support to eligible members of the Mason community to offset the costs of publishing in scholarly open access (OA) journals that charge author fees. Complete and submit the Open Access Publishing Fund (OAP Fund) application on the University Libraries’ website to apply for funds.  Contact Claudia Holland (chollan3@gmu.edu) with any questions.

 

Scholarly Communication

Learn more about Open ScholarshipCopyright, and Author Rights.

Sep 042014
 

Most read articles from Journal of Organizational Behavior Management:

Aug 272014
 

Welcome to the University Libraries!

Mason graduate students are cordially invited to meet subject librarians and other research specialists at our Food for Thought at Fenwick Graduate Students Open House. You can get an overview of key research resources, services and tools, tour Fenwick Library, and enjoy a free boxed lunch supper. (Limited supply. Don’t miss out!) Discover what the University Libraries have for you – and your success at Mason.

  • Fenwick Library, 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • September 3
  • 4 to 7 p.m.
  • Food For Thought
Aug 012014
 

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JournalTOCs is a Current Awareness Service (CAS) where you can discover the newest papers coming directly from the publishers as soon as they have been published online.  JournalTOCs is a free service for individual users.

  • Search for the journal(s) you want to follow
  • Choose to follow TOC on the website
  • or click on the RSS feed to follow in a feed reader (if you choose Microsoft Office as the reader, TOCs will be sent to your email)
  • or set up an email notification for new issues
Jul 152014
 

BrowZine for iPhone is here!

BrowZine for iPhone is now available, dramatically expanding the ways you can engage with BrowZine to find, read and follow your favorite journals!
With this new release, you have the option to create a BrowZine Account.  If you have BrowZine installed on your iPhone and iPad, you may now “sync” your My Bookshelf contents.  If you add a journal to My Bookshelf or clear a new article notification from your iPad, it will automatically appear on your iPhone.

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NEW Books!

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Jul 012014
 

coverJudgment and decision making at work   Scott Highhouse; Reeshad S Dalal; Eduardo Salas; 2014 Fenwick Stacks (HD30.23 .J83 2014 )

 

 

Cover image for Purpose and meaning in the workplace.
Purpose and meaning in the workplace  Bryan J Dik; Zinta S Byrne; Michael F Steger; American Psychological Association. 2013
Creating healthy workplaces : stress reduction, improved well-being, and organizational effectiveness Caroline Biron 2014  Fenwick Stacks (HD7261 .B57 2014 )
Organizational climate and culture : an introduction to theory, research, and practice Mark G. Ehrhart , Benjamin Schneider , William H. Macey ; 2014 Online access
The nature of work: Advances in psychological theory, methods, and practice. Ford, J. Kevin (Ed); Hollenbeck, John R. (Ed); Ryan, Ann Marie (Ed) 2014 Online access
Decision making groups and teams an information exchange perspective Steven D. Silver 2014 Online access

Jun 152014
 

Human Resources Abstracts  include bibliographic records covering essential areas related to human resources, including human resources management, employee assistance, and organizational behavior. The index contains more than 470,000 records, with coverage back to 1975.

Journals indexed include

  • Journal of Human Resources
  • Personnel Psychology
  • Work & Occupations
Jun 012014
 

The American Psychological Association (APA) seeks undergraduates, graduate students and psychology and education faculty to participate in a focus group to be held on Tuesday, June 17thfrom 12:00-1:30 pm at the Fairfax Campus of George Mason. We are looking for representatives from a variety of subspecialties of psychology, as well as clinicians who are involved in research.

We are interested in exploring how you conduct your research, where you start, and what problems you encounter, and what tools or resources you use to stay current in your specialty. For those of you who do clinical work, we would like to hear about the tools or resources you use in your work with patients.  A $25 honorarium will be offered to each participant, and lunch will be provided.

Register here.