Mar 01

Virtual Film Screening: Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders

Join the Institute for Women's Studies in celebrating Women's History Month with a screening of Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders. The film will be available to stream from Monday, March 1 - Friday, March 5, 2021. For more information contact Terri Hatfield at TLHAT@uga.edu. 

This event is sponsored by the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History and Law. 

- Online
Mar 08

Overview of Library Resources and Services

This short session will provide an overview of the most popular services and resources available via the library website. Learn how to access ebooks, use the multi-disciplinary Multi-Search, and navigate our resources by subject area.

Register to receive the Zoom link. Part of the Libraries' Spring into Research workshop series (https://guides.libs.uga.edu/SIR2021).

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm Online
Mar 08

Virtual Film Screening: Belly of the Beast

Join the UGA Institute for Women's Studies in celebrating Women's History Month with a screening of Belly of the Beast. The film will be available to stream from Monday, March 1 - Friday, March 5, 2021. Contact Terri at TLHAT@uga.edu for more info.

This event series is sponsored by the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History and Law.

- Online
Mar 09

Workshop: Introduction to RefWorks

Learn how to use RefWorks, a citation management software provided by the UGA Libraries. RefWorks allows you to save citations from databases, organize them, attach PDFs, and then format and insert the citations into Word or Google Documents in one of 15,000 different citation styles. Incredibly helpful tool for researchers and writers.

Register to receive the Zoom link. Part of the Libraries’ Spring into Research workshop series (https://guides.libs.uga.edu/SIR2021).

9:00 am to 10:00 am Online
Mar 09

Workshop: Introduction to EndNote for Macs

This will be an introduction to EndNote for Macs, highlighting popular functions such as: importing references, exporting references, syncing, and inserting citations into Word. Differences between Macs (New M1 chips and before) will be mentioned. There will be time for questions and answers.

It's recommended that you load the program onto your computer ahead of time if you wish to follow along. New users requiring set up assistance can contact the speaker at sriggs@uga.edu in advance. 

10:00 am to 11:00 am Online
Mar 09

Makerspace Technologies: The Raspberry Pi Was Delicious, but the 3D Printers, Laser Cutter, Arduino, and Virtual Reality Really Made the Meal

In this session, participants will be introduced to the technologies and services available to them in the Science Library Makerspace. Spoiler alert: we are open to all disciplines, teach both students and faculty how to operate equipment, like our 3D printers and laser cutter, and everything is offered free of charge!!! Part of this session will feature projects created in the Makerspace to get participants thinking about how to integrate technology and making into their research and academics.

10:00 am to 10:30 am Online
Mar 09

Workshop: Preparing for Literature Reviews for MA Thesis and Doctoral Prospectus

Many programs require a written thesis for the MA, and all doctoral programs require a prospectus for their topic to be approved. These all include a literature review. This program will include when and how to search ProQuest Dissertations and Theses and WorldCat. 

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm Online
Mar 10

Workshop: Introduction to EndNote for PCs

This will be an introduction to EndNote for PCs. Class includes installation troubleshooting, enabling useful Endnote tools, downloading records from databases into your own Endnote library, and using it to format your citations in Word. 

Register to receive the Zoom link. Part of the Libraries’ Spring into Research workshop series (https://guides.libs.uga.edu/SIR2021).

10:00 am to 11:00 am Online
Mar 11

Workshop: Introduction to RefWorks

Learn how to use RefWorks, a citation management software provided by the UGA Libraries. RefWorks allows you to save citations from databases, organize them, attach PDFs, and then format and insert the citations into Word or Google Documents in one of 15,000 different citation styles. Incredibly helpful tool for researchers and writers.

Register to receive the Zoom link. Part of the Libraries’ Spring into Research workshop series (https://guides.libs.uga.edu/SIR2021).

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Online
Mar 11

Workshop: Introduction to Data Visualization at UGA and Beyond

What can you do with all that data? Learn about different resources and programs for data visualization including Excel, Tableau public, and R! No programming experience necessary.

Register to receive the Zoom link. Part of the Libraries’ Spring into Research workshop series (https://guides.libs.uga.edu/SIR2021).

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Online