PHYS-602 Physics Graduate Seminar: Library Point of Contact

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 Access and Use of information Conversation


  1. Information Content of library resources
  2. Free Library Service and app-IDS, Library Apps
  3. What's Trending, Publishing Watch Dogs:
  • Predatory Journals Jeffrey Beall took down his list of predatory journals in January 2017 in order to avoid harassment and threats. A group of scholars and information professionals anonymously resurrected that list.
  • Retraction Watch
  • Cochrane Group(medical/health community).


While at RIT, there are 3 ways to search for information:

Library's webpage search engine Summon

GoogleScholar with More@RIT apps

Databases with MORE yellow box app






Library Point Of Contact

For further assistance by email/IM/Zoom

     Adwoa Boateng Ed.D

   COS/CHST Librarian

My Background:   My professional experience began in quality control and new product development laboratories as a laboratory technician for companies such as General Electric and Corning Inc.  My applied technical information research and instruction experiences were formed while working as an Information Specialist,/ Library Manager and Business Services Analyst for Corning, Bausch @ Lomb, USPTO, EDS and Xerox. 

My Education background: Ed. D Education, MLS Information Studies , M.S. Education, B.S. Medical Technology and Biochemistry, MIS/BSA/Website Development certificates from RIT’s SCOB.

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