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Spring 1, 2017 Online presentations / webinars

Support and Resources for Faculty Research

Topic: Support and Resources for Faculty Research

Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm, Central Time

Wondering how to move forward on a research project, get support for your scholarly activities, and use Webster’s resources more effectively? This webinar will introduce full-time and part-time faculty members to University services and resources that enhance scholarly productivity and engagement. Webster’s broad definition of “research” encompasses diverse scholarly agendas in all fields, so this webinar is designed for faculty of all backgrounds in our worldwide community.

Optimizing Your Research Footprint in the Online Landscape

Topic: Optimizing Your Research Footprint in the Online Landscape

Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

8:00 - 9:00am, Central Time

Is your research discoverable or are you one of hundreds of James Smiths, Mary Jones, or S. Sørensens ? Should you have a profile on ResearchGate or Academia.edu? Is it important to register for an ORCID number or a ResearcherID? Have you explored Google Scholar as a tool for discovery of your work? Join your librarians for a look at the benefits and concerns with research networks and identifications.

Mendeley Overview

Topic: Mendeley 101: An Introduction to Citation Management

Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Time: 6:00 - 6:30pm, Central Time

In this online presentation, attendees will have an opportunity to learn the basics of Mendeley including how to set up an account, upload documents, create a bibliography, and use other exciting features.

Beyong Google Images

Topic: Beyond Google Images: Finding and Using Pictures Appropriately in Your Work

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm, Central Time

Looking for images to use in your papers, projects, and presentations? In this presentation, we'll go beyond Google Images to explore what library databases and other online resources have to offer. We will also cover citing, copyright, and licensing.

Spring 2 and Summer 2017 Online presentations / webinars

Overview of Library Resources -- Spring II 2017

Topic: Overview of Library Resources

Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017

Time: 6:00 - 7:00pm, Central Time

Discover the wealth of information available online to students across the world of Webster. Learn how to access subject-specific research guides, find articles on a topic, access online books, and get help from a librarian. We will show you how to find the information you need when you need it, all from the comfort of your own home.

BUSN/MNGT5000 - Introduction to Library Research

Topic: Beginning Research for BUSN and MNGT 5000

Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Time: 6:00 - 7:00pm, Central Time

Your first graduate course in a business or management program can be overwhelming.  Join us to learn about  library databases and research techniques for finding articles on a topic or to support a case analysis; finding company financials and SWOT reports and finding industry/average ratios and reports. 

Advanced Mendeley

Topic: Mendeley 102: Advanced Techniques for Researchers

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Time: 1:00 - 2:00pm, Central Time

Have you amassed a large number of bibliographic references in the course of your research? We'll take you beyond the basics of Mendeley to explore how this software can help you keep track of your citations. You'll learn about helpful features such as using groups and PDF annotations, adding new citation styles, and more. To get the most out of the presentation it is highly recommended to watch the Mendeley 101 webinar recorded on Feb. 21, 2017.

Overview of Library Resources - Summer 2017

Topic: Overview of Library Resources

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017

Time: 6:00 - 7:00pm, Central Time

Discover the wealth of information available online to students across the world of Webster. Learn how to access subject-specific research guides, find articles on a topic, access online books, and get help from a librarian. We will show you how to find the information you need when you need it, all from the comfort of your own home.