Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

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(Note: Not all workshops are available for instruction and sessions are limited to five participants or more.)

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  1. Week of October 24, 2014

    1. Friday, October 24, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amMark Wardecker, Reference Librarian, wardeckm@illinois.edu
        Visualizing Your Data

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

  2. Week of October 26, 2014

    1. Monday, October 27, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmMerinda Hensley, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        How to Prepare for a Poster Session

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    2. Tuesday, October 28, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amHeidi Johnson, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Current Awareness: Tools to Stay Current in Your Field

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    3. Wednesday, October 29, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amHeidi Imker, Research Data Services, imker@illinois.edu and Lisa Hinchliffe, Information Literacy Services and Instruction, ljanicke@illinois.edu
        Improving Your Data Organization and Security Strategies

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 1:00 pm - 1:55 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Scholarly Publishing with Omeka, Part 1

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator, schrstn@illinois.edu‬ and Cara Finnegan, Associate Professor, Communications‬, caraf@illinois.edu
        Interpreting Images

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    4. Thursday, October 30, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 11:20 amKelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian, ktrei2@illinois.edu and Erin Kirby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian, ekerb@illinois.edu
        Drowning in Citations and PDFs? EndNote Can Help!

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    5. Friday, October 31, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amLisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction, ljanicke@illinois.edu ‬
        A Methods Map and More: SAGE Research Methods Online ‬

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

  3. Week of November 2, 2014

    1. Monday, November 3, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amKayla Hays, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Getting Organized with Mendeley

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    2. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amIra King, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Drowning in Citations? RefWorks Can Help!

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmAyla Stein, astein@illinois.edu and Bill Pooler, Research Data Services
        Metadata for Research Data: How to Understand Your Data and Find It Later

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu
        Geographic Information Systems 101: Understanding What GIS Can Do

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    3. Wednesday, November 5, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu and Sarah Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu
        Intro to Data Management and Publication

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Scholarly Publishing with WordPress, Part 1

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator‬, schrstn@illinois.edu‬ and Eric Kurt, Media Commons Coordinator‬, ekurt@illinois.edu
        Creating and Incorporating Visual Media into your Research

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    4. Thursday, November 6, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amJoAnn Jacoby, Reference Librarian, jacoby@illinois.edu
        Demystify the Literature Review and Start Your Research

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu and Laura Atkins (ATLAS)
        Overview of Tools for Data Analytics and the Importance of Process Documentation

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu
        Beyond Shapefiles: Managing GIS Data

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    5. Friday, November 7, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amKaren Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Finding and Using Census Data

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

  4. Week of November 9, 2014

    1. Monday, November 10, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmChristie Wiley, Engineering Research Data Services Librarian, cawiley@illinois.edu and Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, hogenboo@illinois.edu
        How to Find and Learn about Appropriate Statistical Methodologies in Your Field

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    2. Tuesday, November 11, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amHeidi Johnson, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Organize Your Life!: Productivity Tools and Personal Information Management

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmAyla Stein, astein@illinois.edu and Bill Pooler, Research Data Services
        Metadata for Research Data: How to Understand Your Data and Find It Later

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmLisa Hinchliffe, Information Literacy and Instruction Coordinator, ljanicke@illinois.edu
        A Methods Map and More: SAGE Research Methods Online ‬‬

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    3. Wednesday, November 12, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmBrain Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Scholarly Publishing with Omeka, Part 2

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator, schrstn@illinois.edu
        Applying Copyright to Visual Material

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmDustin Yocum, Institutional Review Board, and Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, hogenboo@illinois.edu
        Using Data Ethically

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmHeidi Imker, Research Data Services, imker@illinois.edu and Lisa Hinchliffe, Information Literacy Services and Instruction, ljanicke@illinois.edu
        Improving Your Data Organization and Security Strategies

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    4. Thursday, November 13, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amSarah Crissinger, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Understanding Impact: Impact Factor and Other Bibliometrics

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmBeth Sheehan, Social Work, Anthropology and Sociology Librarian, edivince@illinois.edu and Sarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Basics of Research Data Publication and Sharing

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Finding Grants to Support Your Research

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmChristie Wiley, Engineering Research Data Services Librarian, cawiley@illinois.edu and Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, hogenboo@illinois.edu
        How to Find and Learn about Appropriate Statistical Methodologies in Your Field

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

  5. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Monday, November 17, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian, green19@illinois.edu, and Sayan Bhattacharyya, sayan@illinois.edu
        Introduction to the Hathi Trust Research Center Portal for Text Mining Research

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmDustin Yocum, Institutional Review Board, and Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, hogenboo@illinois.edu
        Using Data Ethically

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    2. Tuesday, November 18, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amAnne Robbins, aerobbin@illinois.edu and Michelle Dewey, madewey2@illinois.edu, Law Library
        Online Legal Resources You Didn’t Know the Library Had and How to Use Them

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    3. Wednesday, November 19, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Scholarly Publishing with WordPress, Part 2

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:20 pmKelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian, ktrei2@illinois.edu and Erin Kirby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian, ekerb@illinois.edu
        Drowning in Citations and PDFs? EndNote Can Help!

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmBeth Sheehan, Social Work, Anthropology and Sociology Librarian, edivince@illinois.edu and Sarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Basics of Research Data Publication and Sharing

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    4. Thursday, November 20, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amSarah Crissinger, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Introduction to Infographics Using Piktochart

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.


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