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Africana Studies Resource Information Session

Africana Studies Resource Information Session

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Africana Studies Group presents Research Tools and Resources feat. GC Librarian Shawn Smith Africana Studies Liaison Tuesday, October 1st at 3:30pm – 5:00pm Room C196.02 C level of the Library Come and learn about the Africana Studies resources available at the library to help you […]

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LGBTQ, Gender, Women’s Studies Resources Overview

LGBTQ, Gender, Women’s Studies Resources Overview

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Feminist Studies Group presents Research Tools and Resources feat. GC Librarian Shawn Smith Women’s Studies & LGBT Studies Liaison Wednesday, October 2nd at 4pm  in the DSC Lounge Food and Drinks will be served! RSVPs appreciated to FeministStudiesGroup@gmail.com

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12pm Citation Manager Overview

12pm Citation Manager Overview

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

      Not sure which Citation Manager is right for you?! In this hands-on workshop, participants will receive an overview of citation managers, including those supported by the CUNY Graduate Center: Zotero and Refworks. For Beginners: those who have not yet chosen a citation […]

1pm Introduction to Refworks

1pm Introduction to Refworks

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

      Come to learn about Refworks as a citation manager, how it can help you manage your resources, and act as an index for your citations throughout your academic career. An introduction for beginners to intermediate. 18 slots only. Tuesday, October 15th, 1:00pm – 2:00pm […]

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12pm Introduction to Zotero

12pm Introduction to Zotero

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

      Come to learn about Zotero as a citation manager, how it can help you manage your resources, and act as an index for your citations throughout your academic career. An introduction for beginners to intermediate. 18 slots only. Wednesday, October 16th, 12pm […]

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12pm Introduction to Refworks

12pm Introduction to Refworks

Thursday, October 17, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

      Come to learn about Refworks as a citation manager, how it can help you manage your resources, and act as an index for your citations throughout your academic career. An introduction for beginners to intermediate. 18 slots only. Thursday, October 17th, 12:00pm – 1:00pm […]

6pm Introduction to Zotero

6pm Introduction to Zotero

Thursday, October 17, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

        Come to learn about Zotero as a citation manager, how it can help you manage your resources, and act as an index for your citations throughout your academic career. An introduction for beginners to intermediate. 18 slots only. Thursday, October 17th, 6:00pm – […]

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Intro to ArcGIS

Intro to ArcGIS

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

This workshop will introduce the ArcMap user interface and the fundamentals of interacting with spatial datasets in ArcGIS mapping software. More information, including RSVP form, at http://library.gc.cuny.edu/10/2013/arcgis-data-mgt-and-research-metrics-workshops/.

Research Metrics for the Rest of Us

Research Metrics for the Rest of Us

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Come learn how scholarly output is measured (through impact factors, citation counts, h-index and more!) plus why it matters for you. More information, including RSVP form, at http://library.gc.cuny.edu/10/2013/arcgis-data-mgt-and-research-metrics-workshops/.

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NYPL: Research in History

NYPL: Research in History

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Research in History @ NYPL Wednesday, Oct. 23, 6-7pm featuring •Thomas Lannon, Manuscripts and Archives Division •Jessica Pigza, Rare Book Division •Rebecca Federman, Electronic Resources Coordinator Please RSVP Brooke Watkins at brookewatkins@nypl.org or 212-930-0033 Include both your name and your subject interest.

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Open Access to Scholarly Literature: Which Side Are You On?

Open Access to Scholarly Literature: Which Side Are You On?

Friday, October 25, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Open Access to Scholarly Literature: Which Side Are You On? Friday, October 25, 2013 10am – noon The Graduate Center Rooms C201/C202 (Concourse Level) Refreshments will be served Open access (OA) to scholarly literature recently hit a major milestone: Half of all research articles published […]

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Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century

Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
FRUS bookshelf

Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century: a workshop from the Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State Description: This workshop will demonstrate how to utilize the Foreign Relations of the United States official documentary history series to conduct research on the history […]

MediaCamp Twitter: Social Media Practicum (Beginner)

MediaCamp Twitter: Social Media Practicum (Beginner)

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Twitter: Social Media Practicum Tuesday, 10/29-5-8pm. Register here. Instructor: Sandeep Junnarkar In this hands-on workshop, we’ll work with Twitter, taking the steps necessary to establish your academic brand presence on this social media platform. We’ll explore the following skills: Selecting an appropriate user ID or “handle” Creating […]

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About the Author

Avatar of Polly Thistlethwaite Prof. Polly Thistlethwaite is Chief Librarian at the CUNY Graduate Center.