Workshops & Events

Events

  • Tuesday, February 16, 2016
    • Tuesday, February 16, 2016
      Journal Impact Factors and Citation Analysis: Ranking of Journals and Articles
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      Learn about the different measures for ranking journals and how to find them such as the Eigenfactor, SJR Indicators, and JCR Impact factors. Also learn how to analyze citations as well as find the h-index of an author, a measure of his or her research output. These measures can help in targeting journals for publication, authors for collaboration and research partnerships, as well as tracking your own impact on the scholarly world. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1YyUAHA
  • Thursday, February 18, 2016
    • Thursday, February 18, 2016
      Managing Your Citations with EndNote Web
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      EndNote Web (EndNote Basic) is a Web-based citation manager free to UW-Madison staff and students that can be used as a standalone citation manager or in conjunction with EndNote Desktop. This workshop covers the basic features of using EndNote Web such as collecting references and files from online databases, sharing references, and formatting citations and bibliographies.
  • Tuesday, February 23, 2016
  • Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    • Tuesday, March 1, 2016
      Copyright, Fair Use & Authors' Rights
      12:00 pm-1:00 pm
      Concerned about copyright issues? Do you always need permission to use copyrighted material in your thesis or dissertation? Do you automatically sign publishing agreements without reading the fine print? This session will address common copyright, fair use and authors' rights issues encountered by graduate students. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1YuuIBY
  • Thursday, March 3, 2016
  • Wednesday, March 9, 2016
  • Tuesday, March 15, 2016
    • Tuesday, March 15, 2016
      Researching and Writing Literature Reviews in the Sciences
      12:00 pm-1:30 pm
      If you need to write a review that brings together many different research publications, this workshop is for you! Join the Writing Center and Steenbock Library as we discuss strategies for focusing your topic, searching for papers and publications, reading critically, developing themes and organizing your material. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1OloShx
  • Thursday, March 17, 2016
    • Thursday, March 17, 2016
      Managing Your Citations with Mendeley
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      Mendeley is a free citation manager and academic social networking tool. This workshop covers the basic features of using Mendeley such as collecting references and files from online databases,sharing references, and formatting citations and bibliographies.
  • Tuesday, March 29, 2016
    • Tuesday, March 29, 2016
      Research Data Management + Sharing
      12:00 pm
      Join Digital Curation Coordinator Brianna Marshall as she gives a gentle introduction to managing and sharing your data. Topics covered will include ideas for organizing and naming your files, file formats and versioning, data description, and archiving and preservation. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1keW4JF
    • Tuesday, March 29, 2016
      Digital Scholarship Workshop Series
      12:00 pm-1:00 pm
      Join Digital Curation Coordinator Brianna Marshall as she gives a gentle introduction to managing and sharing your data. Topics covered will include ideas for organizing and naming your files, file formats and versioning, data description, and archiving and preservation.

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