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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 August 27, 2014

    1. Wednesday, August 27, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      3. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      4. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
    2. Thursday, August 28, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      3. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      4. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmUncover and Discover: New Student Tours
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
  2. Week of September 1, 2014

    1. Tuesday, September 2, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmHeidi Johnson and Lesley Lee, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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.
    2. Wednesday, September 3, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmLesley Lee, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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. Thursday, September 4, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amJamie Nelson, CITES Academic Technology Services, jamien@illinois.edu
        Using PowerPoint to its Potential and Other Presentation 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. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmHeidi Johnson and Lesley Lee, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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.
    4. Friday, September 5, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amHeidi Johnson, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Deep Searching the Web

        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 pmHeidi Johnson and Lesley Lee, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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. Week of September 7, 2014

    1. Monday, September 8, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmMJ Han, Metadata Services Librarian, mhan3@illinois.edu
        Introducing Metadata: How to organize your Research Data and Resources

        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, September 9, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu
        Research and Information resources for Biomedical Sciences, Medicine, and Health

        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 pmSveta Stoytcheva, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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.

    3. Wednesday, September 10, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator, schrstn@illinois.edu
        Introduction to ARTstor

        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, September 11, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amKathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@illinois.edu
        Getting the Most out of Google

        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, September 12, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amMerinda 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.

  4. Week of September 14, 2014

    1. Monday, September 15, 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. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmPatricia Lampron, Content Access Management, lampron2@illinois.edu
        CONTENTdm: Introducing UIUC Library's Digital Collections

        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, September 16, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Practical Copyright: Considerations for Teaching and 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 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, September 17, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmMJ Han, Metadata Services Librarian, mhan3@illinois.edu
        Introducing Metadata: How to organize your Research Data and Resources

        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, September 18, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 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.

    5. Friday, September 19, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amJamie Nelson, CITES Academic Technology Services, jamien@illinois.edu
        Using PowerPoint to its Potential and Other Presentation 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.

  5. Week of September 21, 2014

    1. Monday, September 22, 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, September 23, 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. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu
        ArcGIS Online: GIS for Everyone

        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, September 24, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah 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.

    4. Friday, September 26, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian, green19@illinois.edu
        Digital Humanities Workshop: Introduction to XML and the Principles of Text Encoding

        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 September 28, 2014

    1. Monday, September 29, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmHeidi 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. Tuesday, September 30, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu and Kathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@illinois.edu
        Create and Manage an Online Scholarly Presence

        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 - 6:50 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.


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