Workshops & Tours

Upcoming Workshops

Managing Resources with Zotero and Mendeley

Description
Zotero and Mendeley are web-based and desktop citation and PDF management tools that make it easy to collect, organize and cite research materials. Both are terrific tools for anyone working on a research project, as they can help you manage your research materials from multiple sources and insert them into your publications with ease.

Dates Offered
10/7/2014 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
10/28/2014 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

 Location
Library, Room 170 (Oct. 7th)
Library, Room 160 (Oct. 28th)
1st floor, across from the elevators

Instructor
Michael Bowman

Organizing Your Information

Description
Learn how to efficiently review and manage information of all types. This covers software such as RSS readers, read later programs, note taking and storing applications and citation management software.

Date Offered
10/21/2014 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Location
Library, Room 220J
2nd floor, Northeast Corner

Instructor
Michael Bowman 

Literature Review Research for Theses and Dissertations

Description
A complete literature review conducted in an efficient and organized manner can set the stage for success in a large research project like a thesis or dissertation. This session will get students started on comprehensive searching and tracking of research for their literature review.

Dates Offered
10/23/2014 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
10/29/2014 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Location
Library, Room 160
1st floor, across from the elevators

Instructor
Kim Pendell

Tour the Library

Guided tours are given Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. & Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. during the first 4 weeks of the term. Meet at the 1st floor Circulation Desk.