Workshops & Events

Events

  • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
      Steenbock Annual Beach Party
      7:00 pm-9:00 pm
      Let Steenbock Library welcome you to the neighborhood at the annual Beach Party. Slip on your sandals and shades to join in the festivities—games, music, snacks and more! We look forward to seeing you there! Beach towels optional.
  • Tuesday, September 8, 2015
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2015
    • Wednesday, September 9, 2015
      UW–Madison Libraries: What You Really Need to Know
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      New to the UW-Madison community? Transferring from another college or university? This workshop provides an introduction to the many things the UW-Madison Libraries offer: the library catalog, journal databases, conveniences such as book retrieval and your online library account, and ways to get help finding and using campus library resources. There will be time for your questions.
  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015
    • Tuesday, September 29, 2015
      Current Awareness: Tools to Stay Up-To-Date in Your Field
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      Learn about several tools that can help you stay up-to-date in your field of research. Learn how to create a custom list of library databases in MyUW. Have tables of contents of the most recent journals sent directly to your email. Be alerted to the most recent articles on a topic. Monitor websites, blogs, and other important resources with ease. Keep track of citations and make bibliographies quickly. Registration recommended. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1P6H4XV
  • Tuesday, October 6, 2015
    • Tuesday, October 6, 2015
      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, October 20, 2015
    • Tuesday, October 20, 2015
      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/1NaaFRM
  • Wednesday, October 21, 2015
    • Wednesday, October 21, 2015
      Managing Your Citations with Zotero
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      Zotero is an open source citation manager and academic social networking tool. This workshop covers the basic features of using Zotero such as collecting references and files from online databases, sharing references, and formatting citations and bibliographies. Please register at: http://bit.ly/1gzVbtG
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2015
    • Tuesday, October 27, 2015
      Managing Your Citations with EndNote Basic
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      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 Basic such as collecting references and files from online databases, sharing references, and formatting citations and bibliographies.

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