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Conducting STEM Research Utilizing Open Access Tools: Home

This guide is a supplement to the North Carolina Community College Library Association's 2022 Conference presentation "Conducting STEM Research Utilizing Open Access Tools."


The agenda from the conference presentation is included below.  This research guide will build upon the database/tools covered in the conference presentation as well as cool tools, databases, and websites that I've found over time.  The video from the conference is available on YouTube at

Presentation Agenda:

  • What is my why?
  • Alternatives to Web of Science
  • Alternatives to SciFinder-n
  • Other cool tools
  • Demo
  • Q & A


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Denice Lewis
ZSR Library, Room 457B