Events and Workshops

Events and workshops

 

May

  

Introduction to Mendeley Desktop (WebEx virtual workshop)

Thursday, May 21, 2020
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Workshop (WebEx platform)

This will be a virtual workshop from 2-3:30 p.m. on WebEx..   Learn to use the free reference management software Mendeley to save your references, annotate and take notes on your articles, and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Mendeley allows you to organize your article, book and report references using folders, tag them for easy search and retrieval, and access them on any device using the desktop software, iPhone/iPad/Android apps, and through a web browser through Mendeley.com. References created on any device sync seamlessly with your account on the web, and are accessible on any of your other devices.

Participants are encouraged to create a Mendeley Web account ahead of time at https://www.mendeley.com/ and download and install the Mendeley software on their computers so that they are ready to begin working in the workshop.

Register for the May 21 Introduction to Mendeley Desktop workshop

 

June

 

Getting the Most out of Google Scholar

Tuesday June 2, 2020
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Workshop (WebEx platform)

Google Scholar is a beneficial tool for identifying a variety of literature in virtually any subject area. Setting up a Google Scholar profile allows researchers to increase the status and impact of their scholarly output. Alerts and metrics are additional ways that Google Scholar can make your searching more efficient, and ensure you are finding high quality research.

Learning objectives

  • Students will set up their own Google Scholar profile to showcase their scholarly work.
  • Students will learn how to refine their searching in Google Scholar, and use additional tools to improve search results and efficiency.
  • Students will understand the benefits and limitations of Google Scholar

Register for the June 2 Getting the Most out of Google Scholar workshop

 

Introduction to Zotero (WebEx Virtual Workshop)

Thursday June 4, 2020
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Workshop (WebEx platform)

This will be a virtual workshop from 2-3:30 p.m. on WebEx. Learn to use the free reference management software Zotero to save your references, and create bibliographies for your papers and articles.Participants should create a Zotero account ahead of time at https://www.zotero.org/ so that they are ready to begin working in the workshop. Please also download and install the Zotero software - https://www.zotero.org/download/

 

Register and learn more about the June 4 Introduction to Zotero workshop

 

Introduction to Mendeley Desktop (WebEx virtual workshop)

Thursday June 18, 2020
2 to 3:30
Virtual Workshop (WebEx platform)

This will be a virtual workshop from 2-3:30 p.m. on WebEx.   Learn to use the free reference management software Mendeley to save your references, annotate and take notes on your articles, and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Mendeley allows you to organize your article, book and report references using folders, tag them for easy search and retrieval, and access them on any device using the desktop software, iPhone/iPad/Android apps, and through a web browser through Mendeley.com. References created on any device sync seamlessly with your account on the web, and are accessible on any of your other devices.

Participants are encouraged to create a Mendeley Web account ahead of time at https://www.mendeley.com/ and download and install the Mendeley software on their computers so that they are ready to begin working in the workshop.

Register for the June 18 Introduction to Mendeley Desktop workshop

 

 

Introduction to Zotero (WebEx Virtual Workshop)

Thursday June 25, 2020
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Workshop (WebEx platform)

This will be a virtual workshop from 2-3:30 p.m. on WebEx. Learn to use the free reference management software Zotero to save your references, and create bibliographies for your papers and articles.Participants should create a Zotero account ahead of time at https://www.zotero.org/ so that they are ready to begin working in the workshop. Please also download and install the Zotero software - https://www.zotero.org/download/

Register and learn more about the June 25 Introduction to Zotero workshop