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
1/20/2015 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
1/28/2015 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Library, Room 170 (Jan. 20th)
Library, Room 160 (Jan. 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 workshop covers software such as RSS readers, read later programs, note taking and storing applications and citation management software.

Date Offered
2/10/2015 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

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

Instructor
Michael Bowman

Faculty Workshop: Embedding Articles, Books and Multimedia in Online Classes

Description
Portland State University Library provides access to a wealth of online materials that can be used as online course content. Learn how to seamlessly integrate online articles, books, and multimedia within D2L while respecting copyright and licensing agreements.

Date Offered
1/12/2015 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Location
Library, Room 170
1st floor, across from the elevators

Instructor
Joan Petit

Tour the Library

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