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Powerful Paper

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

panty

The current exhibit in Special Collections presents selections from works produced by three hand papermaking projects, Combat Paper, the People’s Republic of Paper, and Panty Pulping. For Linen Series and Combat Paper, veterans and papermakers transformed military uniforms into paper, and then printed words and images about their experiences as soldiers and veterans on to the sheets. Panty Pulping calls for an end to sexual and domestic violence through creative transformation, and participants in a Panty Pulping workshop made the paper for Unmentionables from their own underwear.

Free and open to the public. For more information, email uvmsc@uvm.edu or call 656-2138.

Citation Manager Workshops, Fall 2016

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

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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 one hour and are free and open to UVM students, faculty, and staff. No registration is required.

zotero

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 &Daniel DeSanto.

• Friday, Sept. 2 @ 1pm
• Thursday, Sept. 8 @ 3pm
• Friday, Sept. 23 @ 2pm
• Friday, Sept. 30 @ 1pm
• Monday, Oct. 10 @ 4:15
• Tuesday, Oct. 25 @ 3pm

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

endnote

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 & Graham Sherriff

• Thursday, Sept. 8 @ 4:15pm
• Monday, Dept. 19 @ 2:15pm
• Wednesday, Sept. 28 @ 3:30pm
• Tuesday, Oct. 11 @ 3pm
• Thursday, Oct. 27 @ 4:15pm
• Tuesday, Nov. 8 @ 4:30

Additional EndNote workshops can be scheduled upon request. Send requests to Laurie Kutner (laurie.kutner@uvm.edu).

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Introduction to Mendeley

Come learn about Mendeley, a free reference manager that helps to organize your research, collaborate with colleagues, create in-text citations and bibliographies, and discover new research.

Location: Bailey/Howe Library Classroom (Room 123)

Facilitators: Elizabeth Berman

• Monday Sept. 12 @ 12pm
• Tuesday Sept. 20 @ 3pm
• Wednesday Sept. 28 @ 1pm
• Tuesday Oct. 4 @ 11:30am
• Wednesday Oct. 16 @ 11am
• Thursday Oct. 20 @ 8:30am
• Wednesday Oct. 26 @ 3pm
• Friday No. 4 @ 10am
• Monday Nov. 7 @ 1pm

Contact Elizabeth Berman (elizabeth.berman@uvm.edu) to schedule one-on-one consultations or on-demand workshops.

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