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MBTI and Stress: a Deeper Dive training scheduled

Thursday, November 29th, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Posted in Classes, Faculty, Staff by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Business Librarian Lisa Zilinski will offer an advanced session on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI) instrument and its use in stress management, following the seminars offered earlier this year.

The session will take place Tuesday, December 18, 1PM-2:30PM in LTB 1120.

You can contact Lisa for more details on the content of the session.

Training on SelectedWorks for faculty

Thursday, November 29th, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Posted in Classes, Faculty by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Faculty members, come learn about SelectedWorks.

Part of the USF institutional repository, SelectedWorks provides faculty with the ability to share their articles and presentations on the web while maintaining control of the dissemination of their work. The documents added to this site are easily searchable and are indexed in Google Scholar.

Two sessions are scheduled:

  • Tuesday, December 4th – 11:30AM-12PM – LTB 2152
  • Wednesday, December 12th – 2:30PM-3PM – LTB 2152

Digital photo archiving workshop on November 15

Monday, November 5th, 2012 | Tags: , , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Do you have photos on your camera, phone, Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, flash drives and computer hard drive?

Then come join the Digital Photo Archiving Workshop and learn how to save your digital memories. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Thursday, November 15, 2012
12:00 – 1:00 pm Workshop
1:00 – 1:30 pm Hands-on Session
LTB 2153

Librarians Diane Fulkerson and Lisa Zilinski will provide advice on how to preserve and protect precious digital and traditional photos as well as discuss archiving documents, video, music and more!

We will be working with MediaFire, a free cloud storage service that offers 50 GB of space. Please RSVP as space is limited. If you are planning to attend, please sign up for your free MediaFire account prior to attending the workshop at http://www.mediafire.com/

Please contact Lisa Zilinski or Diane Fulkerson for more information or assistance setting up your MediaFire account.

Open door seminar online on research skills and RefWorks

Monday, October 29th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The Library will be offering an open door seminar on Elluminate for those last weeks’ efforts.

Database research and RefWorks
Learn to select and access the best databases for your subject, search their content and find full-text articles. You’ll also learn RefWorks basics to create bibliographies in a flash.

Starts: November 14, 2012 12:00 PM
Ends: November 14, 2012 1:00 PM

Meeting Link: http://elluminate.it.usf.edu:80/join_meeting.html?meetingId=1294177470363
Add to Calendar: http://elluminate.it.usf.edu:80/build_calendar.event?meetingId=1294177470363

To join the meeting, click on the link above. Enter your name at the login prompt.
This meeting does not require a password to join. Please leave the password field blank.

You may join the meeting 30 minutes prior to the start time.

If this is the first time you will be using Elluminate, you may be prompted to download some software which may take anywhere from 2 to 20 minutes depending upon your Internet connection speed. Please make sure your computer has a microphone and speakers to be able to talk and hear while you are in the Elluminate meeting. Microphone is not mandatory though.

This seminar is open to all; no registration required. The seminar is cancelled if no attendee is present 10 minutes after the hour.

Open door seminar: RefWorks Write-n-Cite – An Easier Way to Add Citations While Writing Your Paper

Friday, April 6th, 2012 | Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Write-n-Cite is a feature of RefWorks linked to Microsoft Word. This feature allows you to cite the source as you write your paper.

Wednesday, April 11th 2012
4 PM – 5 PM
LTB 2153

The Library is holding open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required. The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

Open door seminar – APA Citation Formatting: How To Format Correctly

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The Library holds open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required. The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

Learn the basics of APA style citation formatting

Face to face: Wednesday, March 21st, 4:00-5:00PM – LTB 2153

Open door seminar (rescheduled) – Database Searching: Creating Effective Search Strategies

Friday, March 2nd, 2012 | Tags: , , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The Library holds open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required. The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

Database Searching: Creating Effective Search Strategies

Learn how to create effective search strategies and determine the right database to use for your research.

This seminar will be offered online via Elluminate: http://elluminate.it.usf.edu:80/join_meeting.html?meetingId=1294172956623

Open door seminar – RefWorks Basics: A Better Way to Save and Format Your Research

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The Library holds open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required. The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

RefWorks Basics: A Better Way to Save and Format Your Research

The RefWorks software allows you to store the citations for your research, create a bibliography and much more. It makes storing and finding your research a lot easier. This session will help you become familiar with the software’s features.

This seminar will be offered two times:

Elluminate (online session): Wednesday, February 29th, 12-1PM – http://elluminate.it.usf.edu:80/join_meeting.html?meetingId=1294172705957

Face to face: Wednesday, February 29th, 4:00-5:00PM – LTB 2153

Open door seminar – Database Searching: Creating Effective Search Strategies

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 | Tags: , , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

We’re sorry we had to cancel the online seminar because of the campus evacuation. We’ll reschedule. The face to face seminar is still on, 4PM, in LTB 2153

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The Library holds open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required. The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

Database Searching: Creating Effective Search Strategies

Learn how to create effective search strategies and determine the right database to use for your research.

This seminar will be offered two times:

Elluminate (online session): Wednesday, February 22nd, 12-1PM – http://elluminate.it.usf.edu:80/join_meeting.html?meetingId=1294172705955

Face to face: Wednesday, February 22nd, 4:00-5:00PM – LTB 2153

Open door seminar: Google Books and Scholar: Connecting to Library Resources

Friday, February 3rd, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Posted in Classes by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The Library holds open door, hands-on seminars on popular topics. These seminars are open to all students, faculty and staff; no registration required.

Google Books and Scholar: Connecting to Library Resources
Wednesday, February 8th, 4:00-5:00PM -LTB 2153

Google Books and Scholar are better ways to search Google in your efforts to find scholarly resources for a project.

The seminars are cancelled if no one is present 10 minutes after the hour.

 

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