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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: http://go.library.illinois.edu/workshoprequest

(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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- Research Services for People with Disabilities: http://guides.library.illinois.edu/usersdisabilities/gethelp

- CITL Instructor Workshops and Teaching Sessions: http://citl.illinois.edu/Calendar

- Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH): http://illinois.edu/calendar/list/4639 

- Lynda.com Online Training Library: http://web.uillinois.edu/lynda/lynda_uiuc/

- Graduate College Events: http://illinois.edu/calendar/list/3695

- Statistics worskhops offered by CITL: http://go.illinois.edu/statsworkshops

>> 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:  http://go.illinois.edu/SurveyStatsResouces

- Survey Research Lab Webinar Series: http://www.srl.uic.edu/seminars/Fall16Seminars.htm

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  1. Week of January 24, 2017

    1. Tuesday, January 24, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Choosing a Citation Manager
        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 - 3:00 pmHarriett Green, Janet Swatscheno, Helenmary Sheridan, Sara Benson, Chris Maden
        Introduction to Scholarly Communications and Publishing in the Library
        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. Thursday, January 26, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Improve Your Research 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.
    3. Friday, January 27, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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. Week of January 29, 2017

    1. Monday, January 30, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEleanor Dickson, Harriett Green
        Introduction to Text Mining with the HathiTrust Research Center Portal
        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 - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero for Beginners
        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, January 31, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Introduction to Data 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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Copyright for Educators
        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
  3. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Savvy Job Hunter: How to Stay Organized During the Job Search
        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. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmDena Strong, Technology Services
        Usability for Researchers - Office Hours
        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. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        GIS for Research I: Introduction to GIS Concepts, Software, and 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. Friday, February 3, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        GIS for Research II: GIS Research, Data Management, and Visualization
        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 February 5, 2017

    1. Monday, February 6, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Understanding Impact Factor & 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. Tuesday, February 7, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Data 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.
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Google for Scholars
        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmBeth Sheehan, Claire Berman and Karen Hogenboom
        Finding Social Science 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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Frame Your Research Visually: An Introduction to Prezi
        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. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator
        Finding and Selecting 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.
    3. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amJJ Pionke, Applied Health Sciences Librarian
        A Library for Everyone: Getting the Most Out of Your Library
        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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Current Awareness: Tools to Stay Up-to-Date 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.
    4. Thursday, February 9, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Data Workflows
        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 - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Choosing a Citation Manager
        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, February 10, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSowmya Anand
        Using qualtrics.com to create and conduct surveys: An Introduction
        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 - 3:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        GIS for Research III: Geoprocessing, Analysis, and Web GIS
        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 February 12, 2017

    1. Monday, February 13, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmResearch and Information Services
        Research in Conversation: Demystifying the Literature Review
        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, February 14, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Ways of the Web: Filter Bubbles, Search Engines, and YOU
        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 - 3:00 pmJanet Swatscheno, Harriett Green
        Digital Publishing with Scalar
        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 - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
    3. Wednesday, February 15, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Papers and data deposit drop in hours
        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 - 2:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero for Beginners
        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 - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero for Advanced Users
        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, February 16, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amPatricia Lampron, Metadata Services Specialist
        Messy Data? Clean it up with OpenRefine!
        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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmStephanie Pitts-Noggle
        Analyzing and 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.
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmKaren Hogenboom, Scholarly Commons Head
        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.
    5. Friday, February 17, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amResearch Data Service
        Smart and Simple Data Management
        ACES 509
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        Sharing Research with Story Maps
        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.
  6. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Choosing a Citation Manager
        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 - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Revamp Your Research Plan: Citation Chasing, Keyword Searching, and More!
        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, February 21, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Data 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.
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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, February 22, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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 - 2:00 pmAlan Bilansky, Technology Services
        Secrets to Getting the Most out of Collaborative Technologies: Wikis and Box and Docs oh my
        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 - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
    4. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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 - 3:00 pmHannah Stitzlein
        Finding and Organizing Primary Source Materials in DPLA
        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, February 24, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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.
  7. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMara Thacker, Ron Banks
        International Fieldwork 101: IRB and Beyond
        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, February 28, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmAlan Bilansky, Technology Services
        Share Your Video Online with Kaltura
        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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