Library Workshops

Events

  • Thursday, May 25, 2017
    Introduction to Proposal Writing
    1:00 pm-2:30 pm
    In this workshop, you will get an introductory overview to the proposal writing process, including effective ways to follow up on your proposal. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
  • Wednesday, June 28, 2017
    Citation Manager: EndNote Desktop
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    EndNote, a citation management database, is designed to help you import (from journal databases, etc.) collect, organize, and save bibliographic citations/references, and to insert citations directly into research papers using any one of hundreds of style formats. We will demo some of EndNote Web’s features too.
  • Wednesday, July 12, 2017
    Citation Manager: Zotero
    12:00 pm
    Zotero collects all your research in a single, searchable interface. You can add PDFs, images, audio and video files, snapshots of web pages, and really anything else. It lives right where you do your work—in the web browser itself.
  • Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    Citation Manager: Endnote Web
    12:00 pm
    EndNote Web is a web-based citation manager free to all UW-Madison staff and students! EndNote Web can be used as a stand-alone citation manager OR in conjunction with EndNote Desktop. In this workshop learn how to collect and share your references and create a bibliography in your manuscript.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Current Awareness Tools: Keeping Up With Everyone and Everything
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    Need ideas to stay on top of your professional discipline, research interests, etc.? Does what little time you have seem to be spent learning new tools only to never use them? Then attend our Current Awareness Tools makeover! We can offer suggestions and consult with you on how to maximize your efficiency with the limited time you have. Good old fashioned RSS feeds and readers such as Feedly as well as BrowZine, the new journal browsing program for mobiles or desktops, will be covered.