home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, March 4

Friday Workshop, March 4

Maximizing Your Research Identity and Impact
March 4 1– 2 p.m.
Utilize ORCID, Google Scholar Profile, MOspace, h-index, impact factors and more to maximize your professional impact. Learn how to set up accounts and make these tools work for you!
Janice Dysart, Science Librarian
Rebecca Graves, Health Sciences Librarian

All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online.
To Register: tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

home Ellis Library, Workshops Friday Workshop, Feb. 26

Friday Workshop, Feb. 26

African-American Family History: Key Sources and New Developments
Feb. 26 1– 2 p.m.

In recent years, the resources available for learning detailed information on African-American ancestors, during slavery and freedom, have expanded tremendously. Challenges and erasures remain, but more light is shed all the time. Gary Kremer of the State Historical Society will explore key search tools and strategies.

Gary Kremer, Director, State Historical Society of Missouri
Rachel Brekhus, Humanities Librarian Maximizing Your Research

All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online.
To Register: tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

home Ellis Library, Workshops Friday Workshop, Feb. 19

Friday Workshop, Feb. 19

Creating Bibliographies with Zotero (in-person only)
Feb. 19 1– 2 p.m.  Rm. 213 Ellis Library
Zotero is a free, simple, open-source tool for organizing, managing and formatting bibliographic citations. Learn to extract citations from PDFs and web pages at the click of a button, and create in-text references and bibliographies.
Rachel Brekhus, Humanities Librarian

To Register: tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

 

home Ellis Library, Workshops Friday Workshop, Feb. 12

Friday Workshop, Feb. 12

Measuring Research Impact: Citation Metrics and Altmetrics
Feb. 12 1– 2 p.m.
Learn about sources for times cited counts. Explore indicators such as the Journal Impact Factor, the h-index, and altmetrics and discuss their significance.
Janice Dysart, Science Librarian
Noel Kopriva, Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Librarian

All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online.
To Register: tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Feb. 5

Friday Workshop, Feb. 5

Digging into the Literature for a Literature Review (Part 2)
Feb. 5   1-2 p.m.
Learn some of the more sophisticated features of database searching to yield the results you want. Using a variety of databases, we’ll focus on practical techniques that can save you time and effort.
Goodie Bhullar, Head of Instructional Services
Rachel Brekhus, Humanities Librarian

All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online.
To Register: tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Jan. 29

Friday Workshop, Jan. 29

Demystifying the Literature Review (Part 1), Jan. 29
Jonathan Cisco from the Campus Writing Program will demystify the literature review by simplifying its components and purpose. He will lead you in a series of easy, practical steps to structure and write your own literature review for your discipline.
Jonathan Cisco, Campus Writing Program Coordinator

Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online.
To Register: http//tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops
(click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

 

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Jan. 22

Friday Workshop, Jan. 22

Learn how other faculty and students are using the Library’s services and find out about the newest tools and information sources.

All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats:

Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online. To Register: http//tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops (click on gold calendar entries for face-to-face workshops and pink calendar entries for live online)

 

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Nov. 20

Friday Workshop, Nov. 20

MOspace Digital Repositories
Nov. 20 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

The MU Libraries hosts two digital repositories that support teaching and research at MU. The MOspace Institutional Repository includes faculty and student papers and presentations, and MU theses and dissertations. The MOspace Digital Library includes digital facsimiles of rare and special materials in MU Libraries. Find out more about MOspace resources available to you, and learn how you can contribute your own content or work with libraries on a project to digitize special MU materials.
Felicity Dykas, Head, Digital Services

Workshops offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face: Rm. 213, 2nd Floor, Ellis Library and live online
Registration Preferred. http//tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Nov. 13

Friday Workshop, Nov. 13

Managing (and Sharing) Your Research Data
Nov. 13  1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
What’s your plan for managing your research data? Will your data be reusable by you or someone else tomorrow? Five years from now? Join us for a session on managing and sharing your research data. We’ll cover funding agency policies; metadata conventions; best practices for writing Data Management Plans; and submitting data to MOspace Institutional Repository.
Kate Anderson, Head, Veterinary Medical Library

Workshops offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face: Rm. 213, 2nd Floor, Ellis Library and live online
Registration Preferred. http//tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops

 

home Resources and Services, Workshops Friday Workshop, Nov. 6

Friday Workshop, Nov. 6

Creating Bibliographies with Zotero
Nov. 6 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Zotero is a free, simple, open-source tool for organizing, managing and formatting bibliographic citations. Learn to extract citations from PDFs and web pages at the click of a button, and create in-text references and bibliographies.
Rachel Brekhus, Humanities Librarian

Workshops offered simultaneously in two formats:
Face-to-face: Rm. 213, 2nd Floor, Ellis Library and live online
Registration Preferred. http//tinyurl.com/MULibrariesworkshops