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From the Office of the Associate Vice President for Research
Use Pivot for your summer research funding searches

If research will be a part of your summer activities, don't forget Georgia State University offers you access to the world's largest online funding database known as COS Pivot. It's where funding connected with research expertise turns into success.

Creating a Pivot account takes just minutes, then you can enjoy the benefit of having funding opportunities emailed to you on a weekly basis. To set up a new account or log in to an existing account, visit URSA's COS-Pivot page<http://ursa.research.gsu.edu/ursa/funding/funding-opportunities/funding-databases/> and start taking advantage of all that Pivot offers.

Pivot focuses on what matters most to you: the ability to identify and connect with funding opportunities and with other researchers-locally and globally. It combines the most comprehensive, editorially maintained database of funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion with a unique database of 3 million scholar profiles-and growing.


Built from the ground up, Pivot<http://www.refworks-cos.com/cospivot/> offers the best of what our customers love in the world-renowned COS Funding Opportunities and COS Scholar Universe, along with intelligent mapping features that expedite relevant, reliable results.

Nothing else compares with Pivot. Take a second<http://pivot.cos.com/funding_main> now to see how searches, receiving funding alerts, and connecting with collaborators can turn into success with Pivot. Be sure to also take advantage of the free live and recorded training webinars<https://refworks.webex.com/mw0306ld/mywebex/default.do?nomenu=true&siteurl=refworks&service=6&rnd=0.9939600717880479&main_url=https%3A%2F%2Frefworks.webex.com%2Fec0605ld%2Feventcenter%2Fprogram%2FprogramDetail.do%3FtheAction%3Ddetail%26internalProgramTicket%3D000000010511133d370751510fc6f17d524ca7bfbd843ad341d221e8287bb1b759d5dae6%26cProgViewID%3D4%26siteurl%3Drefworks>, support resources<https://pivot.desk.com/>, and more.

Please contact Senior Training Specialist, Princeanna Walker ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) at 404-413-3506 with any questions. You can also set up an appointment for a tutorial on how to take advantage of this wonderful resource.

Happy Summer Searching!

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