Free Workshops from the U Libraries

Mendeley: Get Organized, Grant Funding for New Researchers, and more

We host in-person workshops for students, staff and faculty. Topics include citation managers, research strategies, data management, Google, and much more. Here is a sample of our upcoming workshops:

Mendeley can automatically locate, rename, and organize your citations and PDFs then automatically create in-text citations and the bibliography. This hands-on class will cover how to use Mendeley to organize, read PDFs and more. 
Tue, 10/06/2015 – 2:30pm3:30pm
310 Walter Library, East Bank
 

Data Sharing in the Sciences
In this session we will explore the options that you have for “publishing” your digital research data in ways that facilitate reuse and help you get appropriate attribution.
Thu, 10/15/2015 – 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Room 2 Magrath Library, St. Paul

Formatting Your Dissertation or Thesis in *Microsoft Word*
Learn how to use Microsoft Word features effectively and efficiently so you can focus on your research instead of your formatting! You will learn to insert images and charts, get page numbers in the right place, generate tables of contents and figures; and more.
Fri, 10/16/2015 – 10:00am – 12:00pm
Magrath Library Instruction Room (Room 81), St. Paul

Grant Funding for New Researchers
Find out more about funding opportunities available to new researchers. Learn how to use Pivot (from Community of Science), SciVal Funding and the Foundation Directory to search for grant opportunities.
Tue, 10/27/2015 – 2:30pm – 3:30pm
314 Walter Library, East Bank

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Please contact katep@umn.edu to request disability accommodations. Also please contact us with any questions or to request a workshop for your course, lab, collaborative group, etc. 

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