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  Events
  Library Classes
  Multimedia Classes
  Software Classes
  Multiple Events
Fri - Mar 6
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  LaTeX Training Session (INTRODUCTION)
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Have you ever asked: “Why won’t Word format my paper the way I need it to?  Is there a better way?”  Then this class is for you! LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system, with features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. The LaTeX Training sessions are hands-on classes on the basics of using LaTeX, including the use of graphics and creating bibliographies.  LaTeX Classes are sponsored by the Georgia Tech Library and Graduate Student Government Association.

Please contact Lori Critz  (Phone: 404-385-4392, Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu) if you need additional information.

 

You must pre-register to be guaranteed a seat.

Eventbrite - LaTeX Training Sessions for Science & Engineering

Mon - Mar 9
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Whether writing a research paper for a class, preparing a conference presentation, or beginning a thesis or dissertation, a literature review plays a crucial part in the end product. So what is a literature review? This class answers that question and then demystifies the literature review process by carefully outlining it step-by-step. Tips will be included on identifying, evaluating, and organizing information.

If you need additional information, please contact: 
William Baer
Phone: 404-385-2211

Eventbrite - Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Mar 10
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  Productivity Tools for Graduate Students
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Graduate students and researchers are bombarded every day with an overwhelming collection of information that they need to be able to synthesize and retrieve on demand. This class will introduce tools to improve the planning, organizing and managing of information.

Research Guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/getresearchdone

Eventbrite - Productivity Tools for Graduate Students

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Thu - Mar 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  EndNote X7Training Session: Citation Management
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Are you frustrated with the time & effort required to prepare bibliographies and manage reference lists?

Instead of spending hours typing bibliographies or trying to organize your references, do it the easy way—by using EndNote!

EndNote X7 is a POWERFUL bibliographic management tool that will help with your research process.

Attend a hands-on training session on using EndNote - the bibliographic management software available to the Georgia Tech community, as part of your GT Technology Fee!

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Space is first come, first served, but priority is given to those who have registered.

Eventbrite - EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management

Part of the G.L.U.E. (‘Graduate Library User Education’) Workshop Series

Mon - Mar 23
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Essential Databases & Research Resources
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This workshop is intended as the first of a series to introduce resources for doing research at the graduate level. Learn about essential databases for research in all disciplines.

Research guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/onmark

Eventbrite - Essential Databases & Research Resources

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Fri - Apr 3
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  EndNote X7Training Session: Citation Management
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Are you frustrated with the time & effort required to prepare bibliographies and manage reference lists?

Instead of spending hours typing bibliographies or trying to organize your references, do it the easy way—by using EndNote!

EndNote X7 is a POWERFUL bibliographic management tool that will help with your research process.

Attend a hands-on training session on using EndNote - the bibliographic management software available to the Georgia Tech community, as part of your GT Technology Fee!

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Space is first come, first served, but priority is given to those who have registered.

Eventbrite - EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management

Part of the G.L.U.E. (‘Graduate Library User Education’) Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 7
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Whether writing a research paper for a class, preparing a conference presentation, or beginning a thesis or dissertation, a literature review plays a crucial part in the end product. So what is a literature review? This class answers that question and then demystifies the literature review process by carefully outlining it step-by-step. Tips will be included on identifying, evaluating, and organizing information.

If you need additional information, please contact: 
William Baer
Phone: 404-385-2211

Eventbrite - Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 7
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Where to Get Your Article Published
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This session covers finding journals in your research area, determining how to select the best one to submit your article to, and how to find that journal’s author guidelines. No pre-registration is needed.

Research Guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/publish

For additional information or for schedule conflicts, please contact:
Willie Baer
Phone: 404-385-2211
Email: william.baer@library.gatech.edu

Eventbrite - Where to Get Your Article Published

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Thu - Apr 9
11:00 AM - 12:25 PM
  Communication Ethics: Avoiding Plagiarism
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Join us for this interactive session to see how to avoid plagiarism, provide adequate credit notations indicating authorship, and locate your appropriate citation style and the supporting resources needed to properly cite your work.

If you need additional information, please contact:
Lori Critz 
Phone: 404-385-4392
Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Eventbrite - Communication Ethics: Avoiding Plagiarism

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

**** This class satisfies one hour of the in-person training requirement of the RCR Compliance Policy. Applicable NSF projects require 4 hours of in-person training; applicable NIH projects require 8 hours. ****

Mon - Apr 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Basic Web Page Design: WordPress
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This hands-on class will cover the basics of launching a WordPress.org site. The WordPress Dashboard will be introduced as well as using themes, plug-ins and widgets.

Research Guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/wordpressintroduction

Eventbrite - Beginning WordPress

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 14
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Essential Databases & Research Resources
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This workshop is intended as the first of a series to introduce resources for doing research at the graduate level. Learn about essential databases for research in all disciplines.

Research guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/onmark

Eventbrite - Essential Databases & Research Resources

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Thu - Apr 23
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  EndNote X7Training Session: Citation Management
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Are you frustrated with the time & effort required to prepare bibliographies and manage reference lists?

Instead of spending hours typing bibliographies or trying to organize your references, do it the easy way—by using EndNote!

EndNote X7 is a POWERFUL bibliographic management tool that will help with your research process.

Attend a hands-on training session on using EndNote - the bibliographic management software available to the Georgia Tech community, as part of your GT Technology Fee!

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Space is first come, first served, but priority is given to those who have registered.

Eventbrite - EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management

Part of the G.L.U.E. (‘Graduate Library User Education’) Workshop Series