Upcoming Library Workshops

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  • Sun 23, Sep
    Sun 11, Nov

    EndNote Web

    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM IC1

    In this workshop you will learn how to move seamlessly through your research process by using EndNote Web for searching, organizing and sharing your research, creating your bibliography and writing your paper. You will also learn about how you can sync your EndNote library across your desktop, online, and iPad so all your references, attachments, and groups can be accessed from anywhere. Presented by Alanna Ross.

  • Wed 17, Oct
    Wed 07, Nov

    Undergraduate Research: How students can (and should) publish their research

    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM IC1

    Students gain tremendous benefits from developing and maintaining  research, regardless of what you study. These benefits and skills are helpful whether you would like to join the workforce or attend graduate school. One of the best methods to showcase your research is to have it published in a scholarly journal. This workshop will provide an introduction to preparing to publish your research and cover some of the the journals that accept undergraduate research. Presented by John Liebhardt, Acquisitions and Resource Management Librarian.

  • Mon 29, Oct
    Wed 28, Nov

    Publishing Your Papers on DSpace

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM IC1

    Faculty and students interested in sharing their publications and increasing their research impact will benefit from this workshop on the AUS Institutional Repository, DSpace. We will talk about the advantages of submitting your papers to DSpace and how to go about doing it. Workshop presented by Veronique Lecat, Cataloging & Metadata Librarian.

  • Wed 14, Nov

    Finding and using Open Educational Resources (OER) in your class

    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM IC1

    The high cost of educational materials like textbooks and course packs is a hot topic across campuses. The Open Educational Resource (OER) movement is attempting to lower costs by creating and sharing educational resources that are free to use and free to modify and share. This workshop will explain OER philosophy and illustrate how faculty and staff can find and assess high quality OER materials. Presented by John Liebhardt, Acquisitions & RM Librarian.

  • Thu 06, Dec

    G Suite – Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar

    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM IC1

    We will be cover the basics of how to use the new Gmail interface, create filters, and will explain the difference between labels and folders. We will explain the fundamentals of using Google Calendar and Google Keep in order to organize your tasks. We will be showing FAQs, and  will give a tutorial on them. We will also cover the basics of using  Google Drive by both uploading the content and sharing it with other users. Finally, we will explain how to create Google forms and collect statistics. Presented by Muhammad Yousaf (Information Commons Coordinator) and Waheed Ali (Information Technology Specialist).

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