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  1. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmCold-Calling & Cold-Emailing Webinar
        webinar
    2. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amKelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian and Erin Kerby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian
        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.
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Data Rescue
        The workshop will be held in the Grainger Library, 335.
      4. 1:00 pm - 2:00 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. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmEleanor Dickson, HTRC Digital Humanities Specialist and Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian
        Advanced Text Mining Techniques with Python and HathiTrust 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. 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.
    4. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAaron McCollough, Scholarly Communications & Publishing Librarian and Sara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Managing Your Copyrights: Retain the Rights Important to 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.
    5. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 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.
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmResearch Data Service
        Smart and Simple Data Management
        The workshop will be held in the Funk/ACES Library, room 509.
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 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.
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Exploration Group
        Coble Hall 304
  2. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator and Eric Kurt, Media Commons Coordinator
        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.
    2. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch 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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 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.
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Revamping 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.
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmPreparing for Faculty Job Interviews
        Illini Union 210
    3. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmResearch Data Service
        Smart and Simple Data Management
        The workshop will be held in the Grainger Library, 335.
    4. Thursday, October 13, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero
        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. 3:30 pmInterviewing: Answering Tough Questions
        Illini Union 210
    5. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmHelenmary Sheridan, Repository Services Coordinator
        Show Your Work! Publishing in IDEALS for Grad Students
        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 pmPatricia Lampron, Metadata Services Specialist, Qian Zhang, iSchool, and Kelly Applegate
        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.
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Exploration Group
        Coble Hall 304
  3. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian
        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.
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
    2. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 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.
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch 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.
    3. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch 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.
    4. Thursday, October 20, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMerinda Hensley, Digital Scholarship Liaison and Instruction Librarian
        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.
    5. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Exploration Group
        Coble Hall 304
  4. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmKelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian and Erin Kerby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian
        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.
    2. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amJamie Nelson, Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL)
        The Power of Presentations: Enhancing your Slides for Teaching and Engagement
        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
        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.
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 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.
      4. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAntonio Sotomayor, Librarian of Latin American and Caribbean Studies
        Workshop on Latin American and Caribbean Research Sources
        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 26, 2016

      1. 8:30 am"What Can I Do with a PhD in the Humanities?" Group
        Coble Hall 304
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Applying Copyright to Visual Material: A Brown Bag
        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 308. 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.
    4. Thursday, October 27, 2016

      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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmLisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction
        Manage Your Online Scholarly Identity to Maximize the Reach and Impact of Your Work
        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. 3:30 pmGradMAP Workshop
        Coble Hall 304
    5. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmMerinda Hensley, Digital Scholarship Liaison and Instruction Librarian
        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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Exploration Group
        Coble Hall 304

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