Looking for events around town?
The library offers several workshops which are listed on this calendar, but you might also be interested in checking out these other events listings:
Data for Social Research Part 2: Analyzing and Visualizing Data Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 6:30-8:00pm Location: C196.03 The Graduate Center Library offers a series of workshops on data mapping and GIS sources. The second in the series, Analyzing and Visualizing Data,reviews web applications and software for analyzing and visualizing demographic, economic, and social data. Host: GC Adjunct Librarian Margaret SmithFind out more »
The Internet’s Own Boy Friday, October 24, 3-5pm Borough of Manhattan Community College, Rm N780 Snacks will be served. RSVP not required. Brought to you by the LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable This documentary examines the life and contribution of internet and information activist Aaron Swartz. Swartz penned the Guerrilla Open Access Manifesto in 2008, two years after he freed the Library of Congress’s bibliographic data by posting it on OpenLibrary (LoC charges for access to this data) and the same year he liberated public court…Find out more »
Faculty Workshop: How to Submit to Academic Works (Open to GC and CUNY doctoral faculty and research assistants) Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 1-2pm Graduate Center Library, Room C196.03 (concourse level inside library) Workshop Description: The Graduate Center recently launched Academic Works, an open access institutional repository that is the ideal way for faculty to make articles, book chapters, data, etc. available to their research community and the broader public. It’s also the perfect place to satisfy grant funders’ open access requirements!…Find out more »
JustPublics@365 offers fall 2014 MediaCamp workshops in partnership with the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism (J-School) and the CUNY Graduate Center Library. MediaCamp workshops are skills-building sessions designed for intellectuals who want to expand the reach of their research through digital or traditional media. All sessions are FREE and open to anyone from CUNY or elsewhere who would like to attend. Twitter: Social Media Practicum Instructor: Sandeep Junnarkar Tuesday, October 28th, 5-8pm Register here. All events take place at…Find out more »
Data for Social Research Part 3: Mapping Data Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 6:30-8:00 pm Location C196.03 The Graduate Center Library offers a series of workshops on data mapping and GIS sources. The third in the series, Mapping Data, explore both free and subscription GIS resources to map social science data. Host: GC Adjunct Librarian Margaret SmithFind out more »