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October 2016

Researching Publishing Opportunities for Beginners (Afternoon)

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Library Room C196.05
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This workshop will overview the industry of academic publishing by highlighting keywords commonly used and its associations. Participants will uncover, overview, and define the scope of their own research and research networks and detail how this may reveal prospective publishing opportunities. Participants will walk away with key journals to target to begin their process for submitting. WHERE: Room C196.05 - The Graduate Center Library 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 - View Map

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Researching Publishing Opportunities for Beginners (Evening)

October 6 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Library Room C196.05
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This workshop will overview the industry of academic publishing by highlighting keywords commonly used and its associations. Participants will uncover, overview, and define the scope of their own research and research networks and detail how this may reveal prospective publishing opportunities. Participants will walk away with key journals to target to begin their process for submitting. WHERE: Room C196.05 - The Graduate Center Library 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 - View Map

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10/17: (Radical) Keywords for (Reference) Librarianship

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
C198 (Concourse Level),
The Graduate Center, CUNY
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This year AK Press published Keywords for Radicals: The Contested Vocabulary of Late-Capitalist Struggle, exploring the some of the language that shapes & informs our political & socioeconomic landscape. We have invited the authors of Keywords entries & librarians to engage in conversation on select keywords and to consider how they apply to reference service specifically, but also to librarianship, research, collaborative teaching & social justice within the library more generally. Join this participatory community dialogue as we investigate how…

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10/20: Research for MALS Students (Reprise)

October 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Library Room C196.05

In this workshop we will discuss research at a graduate level. Topics to be covered include: How to search for resources Choosing a topic Evaluating sources Avoiding plagiarism Paper formatting Attendees will come away with strategies for taking their research to the next level. WHEN Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT) - Add to Calendar WHERE Room C196.05 - The Graduate Center Library 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 - View Map

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10/27: Graphic Activism Panel: Lesbian Posters & Zines 1970-today

October 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Concourse Level – C197,
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY United States
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Accompanying this exhibit of original activist posters from the Lesbian Herstory Archives currently at the Graduate Center Library, this panel will discuss posters, newsletters, and zines from the largest collection of lesbian materials in the world. Beginning with the 1970s, and including contributions from the Archives' community of coordinators, volunteers and interns, Graphic Activism spans 50 years of lesbian activism, radical archiving, and recognizes lives and issues that have historically been ignored.

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November 2016

Your Google Scholar Profile: Why to Create It and How to Fine-tune It

November 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room C196.03 Mina Rees Library
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You’re probably familiar with using Google Scholar to search for scholarly literature. But did you know Google Scholar also includes researcher profiles, which researchers themselves can edit and enhance? Come learn how to claim your researcher profile, make your entries as correct and complete as possible, and interpret the citation metrics it provides. We’ll also show you how to enrich your profile with links to the full text of your scholarly works. (Spoiler: You can add items in CUNY Academic…

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Grant Budgeting 101

November 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Library Room C196.05

You’ve started writing a grant proposal and discovered you can make the pitch, but when you get to the budget form you freeze.  Budgeting is an essential piece of grant-writing that is often ignored or left to the last minute, resulting in a “less than competitive” application.  In some ways, the project budget and justification can be as important as the proposal narrative itself. In this workshop, you’ll learn the fundamentals of writing a proposal budget, including: The budget’s basic…

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