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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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Events for September 2013

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  1. Week of September 1, 2013

    1. Tuesday, September 3, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmErik Radio 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. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmAngie Stangl, 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.

    2. Wednesday, September 4, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmErik Radio 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. Thursday, September 5, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amKaren Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, sc@library.illinois.edu
        GIS 101: Introducing Geographic Information Systems

        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 - 11:50 amErik Radio 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 6, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amErik Radio 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. 11:00 am - 11:50 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.

  2. Week of September 8, 2013

    1. Monday, September 9, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmErik Radio, RRSS, 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. Tuesday, September 10, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amBetsy Kruger, betsyk@illinois.edu and Angela Waarala, waarala2@illinois.edu, Digital Content Creation
        Digital Historian Series: Using Digital Tools for Archival 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 - 7:00 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu; and Sarah Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu
        Intro 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.

    3. Wednesday, September 11, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmJamie 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.

    4. Thursday, September 12, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amReference, 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.

    5. Friday, September 13, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amThomas Padilla, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Introduction to Viewshare: Turning Data into Maps, Timelines, 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.

  3. Week of September 15, 2013

    1. Monday, September 16, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmMerinda Hensley, Instructional Services Librarian, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Incorporating Library Resources into Your Teaching

        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 17, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 12:20 pmJenny Emanuel, Digital Resources and Reference Librarian, emanuelj@illinois.edu and Emilia Marcyk
        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. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian, green19@illinois.edu
        Digital Humanities Workshop: Omeka in a Nutshell

        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 18, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons Graduate Assistant, 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. Thursday, September 19, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amAngie Stangl, 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.

    5. Friday, September 20, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator, schrstn@illinois.edu; Mark Wardecker, Reference Librarian, wardeckm@illinois.edu
        Find and Use Images Legally in 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. Week of September 22, 2013

    1. Monday, September 23, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReference, 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. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmAlan Bilansky, CITES Academic Technology Services, alanb@illinois.edu
        Wikis and More: Collaborative Tools for Faculty Research, Service, and Teaching

        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 24, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amKirk Hess, Digital Humanities Specialist, kirkhess@illinois.edu
        An Introduction to R

        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 pmXimin Mi, 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.

    3. Wednesday, September 25, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmBrian Zelip, Scholarly Commons Graduate Assistant, 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. Thursday, September 26, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amMark Wardecker, Reference Librarian, wardeckm@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. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmJohn Tubbs, CITES Academic Technologies, tubbs@illinois.edu
        How-to Series: Mobile Media Production
        314 library
  5. Week of September 29, 2013

    1. Monday, September 30, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:20 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu; and Sarah Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu
        Intro 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.

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