Library Events

Intro to GIS 02.28.2017

Learn the basics of GIS – What it is? Why is it important? And how to use it? – and then use QGIS to create a basic map using data.

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APA and MLA Basics Workshop 03.02.2017

In this session, participants will be shown the basics of citation in APA and MLA styles. This workshop is designed for writers from all disciplines who would like to have a better understanding of how to cite. Page format, in-text citations, and References/Works Cited sections will be covered.

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Manage & Cite Your References: EndNote 03.02.2017

Learn to organize and cite your references in multiple citation formats using the citation management software EndNote. Use the Cite While You Write feature to create citations directly within a paper.

Room: 116

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Publish Your Research 03.06.2017

Want to see your research published in quality publications? Learn about resources and strategies that will help you pinpoint journals that are a perfect match for your research ideas.

Room: 116 

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Promote Your Research 03.08.2017

Learn why and how to promote your research via research networks, such as ORCID and Google Scholar, and social media as well as an introduction to scholarly metrics.

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Intro to 3D Printing 03.10.2017

Get a quick overview of how 3D printing works and factors to keep in mind when selecting or designing models for 3D printing. You’ll also be introduced to some software tools to help prepare models for printing, and learn what to expect when you submit a file for printing at the Auraria MakeLab.

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Manage Your Data 03.14.2017

Managing your data well saves you time, increases the impact of your research, and can help you get grant funding. In this workshop, learn how to organize, store, and share your data as well as write a data management plan.

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Intro to 3D Printing 03.17.2017

Get a quick overview of how 3D printing works and factors to keep in mind when selecting or designing models for 3D printing. You’ll also be introduced to some software tools to help prepare models for printing, and learn what to expect when you submit a file for printing at the Auraria MakeLab.

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Visualize Your Data: Fundamentals 03.28.2017

Visualizations can help both you and your readers understand your research better. Learn about the different types of visualizations, the elements of a good visualization, and software that can help you create dynamic visualizations.

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All Access Pass: Of Two Minds

Join us for film, food, and conversation about what it means to look, think, love, or feel different, and the power of celebrating what makes you who you are. This week: a screening of the film Of Two Minds.

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Design a Research Poster 03.30.2017

Learn about the key elements and design techniques for creating a research poster which will make people stop, read, think, and talk to you.

Room: 111 

Collaborative Classrooms

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Intro to 3D Printing 03.31.2017

Get a quick overview of how 3D printing works and factors to keep in mind when selecting or designing models for 3D printing. You’ll also be introduced to some software tools to help prepare models for printing, and learn what to expect when you submit a file for printing at the Auraria MakeLab.

MakeLab

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Manage & Cite Your References: Mendeley 04.03.2017

Mendeley is a web-based citation manager and academic social network. Create your own fully-searchable library, cite as you write, and read and annotate your PDFs.

Room: 111 

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APA and MLA Basics Workshop 04.05.2017

In this session, participants will be shown the basics of citation in APA and MLA styles. This workshop is designed for writers from all disciplines who would like to have a better understanding of how to cite. Page format, in-text citations, and References/Works Cited sections will be covered.

Discovery Wall

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Design a Research Poster 04.05.2017

Learn about the key elements and design techniques for creating a research poster which will make people stop, read, think, and talk to you.

Room: 111 

Collaborative Classrooms

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Intro to 3D Printing 04.06.2017

Get a quick overview of how 3D printing works and factors to keep in mind when selecting or designing models for 3D printing. You’ll also be introduced to some software tools to help prepare models for printing, and learn what to expect when you submit a file for printing at the Auraria MakeLab.

MakeLab

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Manage & Cite Your References: EndNote 04.11.2017

Learn to organize and cite your references in multiple citation formats using the citation management software EndNote. Use the Cite While You Write feature to create citations directly within a paper.

Room: 111 

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Effective Resumes/Cover Letters Workshop

Effective Resumes/Cover Letters Workshop: Participants will learn how to write a professional resume and cover letter. The workshop will discuss how the two documents should complement one other, what information belongs in each section, and how to tailor these documents to specific positions using keywords.

Discovery Wall

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Intro to 3D Printing 04.13.2017

Get a quick overview of how 3D printing works and factors to keep in mind when selecting or designing models for 3D printing.

MakeLab

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Intro to GIS 04.13.2017

Learn the basics of GIS – what it is, why is it important, and how to use it – and then use QGIS to create a basic map using data.

Room: 111 

Collaborative Classrooms

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