Library Workshops


  • Wednesday, December 3, 2014
    Access and Reuse: Managing Your Research Data
    3268 Ebling Library
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    This workshop will provide an overview on how to facilitate the access and reuse of your data within your research group, how to comply with institutional and funding agency policies on data management and how to properly secure your data. Topics include organizing and naming data files, backing up data and versioning, data management plans, and managing sensitive data subject to intellectual property law or human subjects protection.
  • Friday, December 5, 2014
    Proposal Writing Basics
    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    In this workshop, you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for you or your nonprofit organization. Topics in this introductory overview to the proposal writing process includes: key components of a proposal, proposal packaging, and contacting the funder. While this workshop is focused on writing a proposal to a foundation, there are many components that can be transferred to other funder types. Printed and online materials will be available. No registration is required.
  • Friday, December 5, 2014
    Personal Privacy in the Digital Age
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    From advertisers and merchants to identity thieves and the NSA - everyone is watching you. In this workshop we will discuss digital surveillance and ways to protect your privacy and leverage your personal information. You will learn to shield your text messages, email, and web browsing from prying eyes. We will also cover social media, the benefits of openness, and when it’s a good idea to share your personal information.

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