Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

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Submit a request for a Savvy Researcher title to be taught at your upcoming course, research group, or faculty meeting:

(Note: Sessions are limited to five participants or more.)

Most sessions are held in Main Library, Room 314 but be sure to double-check your location



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- Statistics worskhops offered by CITL:

>> Statistics, Survey, and Data Drop-in Consulting: An open computer lab with knowledgeable staff ready to answer your questions about quantitative and qualitative research and programs. Location: G8 Foreign Language Building (FLB) - Monday-Thursday 10-4 and Fridays 10-3. For more information:

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Back to Basics: The Foundation of Database Research for GSLIS

SpeakerBarbara Ramsey
Date Apr 2, 2012
Time 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  
Location Main Library - Library 314
Cost Free
Sponsor University Library
Contact Merinda Hensley
Registration Registration
Event type Conference/Workshop
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GSLIS students, have you ever felt that your professors and peers assume that you already know how to be an effective researcher? Are you afraid and embarrassed that you might be exposed as a clumsy and awkward researcher, a library neophyte? Join us for a safe, hands-on, informative exploration of the main library databases of our discipline: LISA, LISTA, and Library Lit. Bring all of your questions. If you have research topics, bring them with you and get started with your research.



•Experiment with the different facets of the LISA, LISTA, and Library Lit databases.


•Learn how to maintain a research log.


•Get started on your research project.



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