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The library offers several workshops which are listed on this calendar, but you might also be interested in checking out these other events listings:
Want to create a website to showcase your academic work? Organizing a conference and need an accompanying website? Interested in starting your own blog? WordPress allows you to do all this and more with ease. *Please bring your own computer .* Topics include: How to setup a (1 click) development environment Easy database creation Easy WordPress installation Selecting a theme WordPress settings Plugins and other options Instructor: GC Digital Services Librarian Stephen Klein. This workshop Thursday March 6 at noon is full.…Find out more »
This class will introduce various sources of data that can be analyzed and mapped to advance social justice initiatives.Find out more »
You are invited to an event in the Information Interventions @ CUNY series: Open Books, Not Open Wallets: How Open Educational Resources Help Students Spend Less and Learn More Friday, March 7, 2014, 10am – noon The Graduate Center, Segal Theater (1st Floor) Refreshments will be served Do your students sometimes resist buying and reading textbooks and other course materials? Open educational resources (OERs) such as free or low-cost online textbooks can save students money. There is also evidence that…Find out more »
This workshop will focus on improving the appearance and functionality of your existing WordPress site. We will review some of the basic components of WordPress from our previous workshop (WordPress 1: Establishing a Digital Identity*) then move on to discuss plugins, widgets, and analytics. We will continue working with WordPress on the CUNY Academic Commons (if you do not have a CUNY Academic Commons account, sign up for one here). The workshop will be hosted by Andrew G. McKinney and Laura Kane. *WordPress 1: Establishing a…Find out more »
This class will cover different web applications and software available for analyzing and visualizing demographic, economic, and social data.Find out more »