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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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. During this session, everyone will create and add publications to an ORCID account.

Room: 116

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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.

Room: 111 

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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.

Room: 111 

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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 

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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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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 

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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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