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The Funding Publication Series at the Dana Medical Library

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Gary Atwood, MLS will be presenting the Dana Medical Library’s Funding to Publication series which has been updated with some classic workshops and has added new ones on data management and journal publishing. Everything kicks off on September 9th & 10th with Nancy Bianchi’s “Which MedLine Should I Use? Finding the Best Fit” workshop. The rest of the schedule includes:

Sept.16 & 17 – Finding Grant Opportunities: The Search Process with Hilda Alajajian, MLS
Learn how to use Pivot to identify potential funding opportunities, set up automated funding alerts, and find collaborators. We will also highlight other grantsmanship tools available for UVM faculty and students.

Sept. 23 & 24 – Managing References with EndNote with Gary Atwood, MSLIS
Learn to create an EndNote library, download and organize records from online databases, and insert citations directly into a manuscript. Designed for new EndNote users.

Sept. 30 & Oct. 1 – The Simplified Data Management Plan with Donna O’Malley, MLS
Examine the recommended elements of a data management plan and review resources at UVM that can help with data management planning. Sample data management plans will be provided.

Oct. 7 &8 – Journal Publishing with Donna O’Malley, MLS
Learn how to find and evaluate journals for publishing your research. Attendees should bring a research topic of interest to the workshop.

Registration is required for all workshops. Please fill out the form located at http://go.uvm.edu/ujwxf. If you have more questions about Funding to Publication or library workshops in general, please contact Gary Atwood at gatwood@uvm.edu or (802) 656-4488.

Multimedia Workshops For All in February

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Are you creating a multimedia class project, or curious about the operating cameras and other media equipment?

On Friday, February 7, 2014, 11:30 – 12:30, student Multimedia Lab Assistants Elley and Ben will offer a workshop on our media equipment collection.  The workshop is hands-on to provide attendees with experience using equipment and computers in the Multimedia Lab.

Workshop attendees will learn:

  • How to select the best equipment for a particular project
  • How to use equipment such as digital cameras and digital camcorders
  • How to upload media  from equipment to a computer
  • How to upload and digitize media from formats such as VHS and DVD
  • How to use the importing hardware located in the Multimedia Lab

The workshops are open to the entire UVM community: staff, faculty and students alike.

Where: Bailey/Howe Library – ground level, 001B Media Classroom
When: 2/7/14 at 11:30 am  – 12:30 pm

The Multimedia Resources Department
Bailey Howe Library
Phone: 656-1947

Library Workshops

Bring your laptop and your questions to the Dana Library Classroom for library skill-building workshops. Learn how to use EndNote, brush up your lit searching skills, make a better PowerPoint presentation, and much more! New this semester are several online options and a new class called “Personal Knowledge Management: Better Organization for Better Problem-Solving.” Join us!

Get Organized! EndNote & Zotero Classes at Bailey-Howe

Come learn about tools that can help you to keep track of research materials, collaborate with classmates and colleagues, take notes, format citations, and create bibliographies for papers in a variety of styles.  All workshops are free and open to UVM students, faculty, and staff.  No registration is required.

Introduction to Zotero

Learn how to keep track of research materials, organize note-taking, and format citations and bibliographies using this easy-to-master, open-source solution.

Location:  Bailey/Howe Library Classroom (Room 123)

Facilitators:  Daisy Benson and Daniel DeSanto

  • January 25 (Friday) 2-3pm
  • January 30 (Wednesday) 4-5pm
  • February 6 (Wednesday) 4-5pm
  • February 8 (Friday) 2:30-3:30pm
  • February 12 (Tuesday) 4-5pm
  • February 20 (Wednesday) 3-4pm
  • March 15 (Friday) 2:30-3:30pm
  • March 22 (Friday) 2:30-3:30pm

 

Advanced Zotero

Come and build on your existing Zotero knowledge.  Learn how to use shared folders for collaboration and more.

Location:  Bailey/Howe Library Classroom (Room 123)

Facilitator:  Daisy Benson

  • March 11 (Wednesday) 4-5pm
  • March 22 (Friday) 3:30-4:30pm

Contact Daisy Benson (daisy.benson@uvm.edu) to arrange for a customized workshop on Zotero for your class, lab, or other group.

 

EndNote workshops

Learn how to use EndNote (a software program) to keep track of research information, organize notes, and insert citations into your papers.

Location:  Bailey/Howe Classroom (Room 123)

Facilitators:  Laurie Kutner and Jake Barickman

  • January 23 (Wednesday) 3-4pm
  • January 29 (Tuesday) 4-5pm
  • February 5 (Tuesday) 4-5pm
  • February 14 (Thursday) 4-5pm
  • February 22 (Friday) 3-4pm
  • February 26 (Tuesday) 4-5pm
  • March 13 (Wednesday) 3-4pm
  • March 19 (Tuesday) 4-5pm
  • March 29 (Friday) 3-4pm
  • April 3 (Wednesday) 3-4pm
  • April 18 (Thursday) 4-5pm

Additional EndNote workshops can be scheduled upon request.  Send requests to: laurie.kutner@uvm.edu

Preparing Scholarly Posters Workshop


Raj Chawla, of the College of Medicine Department of Medical Photography, will be joining Fran Delwiche, Dana Librarian, to lead a workshop on the preparation of scholarly posters. The workshop on will include powerpoint poster templates, design advice, and information about how to make a poster visually interesting when your research results don’t lend themselves to images. Contact Donna O’Malley to register. The workshop will be held in the Dana Library Classroom on Wednesday, October 13th from noon to 1:00, and repeated on Thursday October 14th at the same time and place.

Upcoming Workshop: Create a Scholarly Poster

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Review the details of creating a poster using PowerPoint, including size, color, text, illustrations, and printing options. Share tricks for adding pizazz to your poster.

Wednesday
November 18, 2009
Noon-1pm
Dana Main Conference Room

No need to register, just show up.

Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at 656-2201 or danaref@uvm.edu.

BioX Poster Session by StanfordEdTech used under the Creative Commons License.