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Research Services

Research Consultations

  • Available for faculty and students. Available by phone, email, appointment

Tools for keeping-up

  • Alerts services for citations, authors, topics, journals.

NIH Public Access policy

  • Help with non-compliant articles.

Library Instruction

These sessions can be scheduled in the library classrooms, your regular classroom, or your lab. 

Library Instruction 

  • General introduction to library resources and research process.
  • Information literacy for engineering design.
  • Collaboration in developing assignments that integrate information literacy elements or follow ABET requirements.

Special topics 

  • Sessions on a variety of topics as needed , ie. plagiarism, how to read a scientific paper, good laboratory practices, author unique identifiers (ORCID), DOI, open access, open data, etc.

Reference management tools 

  • Instruction sessions on how to use EndNote and Mendeley. Sessions for Zotero and RefWorks can be also scheduled by coordinating with my colleagues.

Measuring Scholarship Impact

  • Journals impact factor, h-index, altmetrics and ways to improve your research impact.

NIH Public Access Policy

  • Training in NIH-PA policy compliance for your graduate students.

Other Services


  • Access, subscriptions, etc.

Purchasing requests/suggestions

  • Send me any suggestions for titles you want to be available in the library.

New Faculty Library Orientation

  • Library tours and demonstrations for new faculty.

KSL Services

Research Services Librarian

Daniela Solomon's picture
Daniela Solomon
Kelvin Smith Library Room 201-L
Phone 216-368-8790

Research Services Librarian for Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering