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CSU Libraries is looking for Undergraduate Feedback!

The Morgan Library Undergraduate Student Advisory Board is looking for undergraduate students who are thoughtful, engaged and willing to provide feedback about their experiences with the library.  Please fill out this very short form by September 27th so we know you’re coming and which day you can attend.  At that point, we will send you a link to order your FREE LUNCH!

Wednesday, October 9 OR Thursday, October 10
12:00-1:00 at the Morgan Library

UPCOMING EVENTS

Speakers

Jon Waterman

ISTeC Distinguished Lectures

Workshops

3D Printing & Scanning Classes

Citation Management Software: Zotero, Mendeley, EndNote

Coding & Cookies 

Data & Donuts

Lunch & Learn with SAGE Research Methods

Sustainability Snack & Learn

Systematic Reviews: Methodology, Tips & Tricks

What Type of Review is Right for You?


Speakers

Jon Waterman

Location: Lory Student Center Theatre
Date: October 29, 2019
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Author Series

ISTeC Distinguished Lectures

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Time: All lectures are at 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – preceded by a 10:30 a.m. reception.
Abstracts and Information

September 23: Dr. Krishnendu Chakrabarty – Quo Vadis Digital Microfluidic Biochips? From Laboratory Research to Commercialization and Beyond
October 14: Dr. Doug Bowman – Augmented Reality as the Future of Personal Computing
November 11: Dr. Kirk St. Amant – Usability in Health and Medical Contexts
December 2: Dr. Claudio Silva – Urban Data Science


Workshops

3D Printing and Scanning Classes

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Dates for Printer Training: September 19, 24, 25 | October 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 23, 29 | November 6, 12, 19, 20 | December 3
Dates for Printer Training: September 19, October 16
More Information/Registration

Citation Management Software

Zotero Basics

Zotero is a citation management tool made by researchers for researchers. Zotero is free, so you can download it on multiple computers and continue to use it after graduation.
Come learn how to: download Zotero; collect citations for articles, books, and more right from your browser; organize citations in Zotero; and cite quickly using the Zotero plug-in in Microsoft Word and Google Docs.
Attendees can use library computers or bring their own laptops.

Location: Morgan Library 171
Times (Choose one):
9/25/2019 at 2:00pm
10/23/2019 at 3:00pm
11/13/2019 at 4:00pm
12/11/2019 at 2:00pm

Mendeley Basics

Mendeley by Elsevier can help you turn your folders of PDFs, notes, and links to articles into one streamlined library that you can search, share, and even use to easily insert references into manuscripts. Learn how to use Mendeley to organize, manage, and share collections of citations and full text articles with this introductory workshop.
Attendees should bring their own laptops to the workshop and have Mendeley downloaded.

Location: Morgan Library 171
Times (Choose one):
9/25/2019 at 3:00pm
10/23/2019 at 4:00pm
11/13/2019 at 2:00pm
12/11/2019 at 3:00pm

EndNote Basics

EndNote can help you turn your folders of PDFs, notes, and links to articles into one streamlined library that you can search, share, and even use to easily insert references into manuscripts. Learn how to use EndNote to organize, manage, and share collections of citations and full text articles with this introductory workshop.
Attendees should bring their own laptops to the workshop and have EndNote downloaded.

Location: Morgan Library 171
Times (Choose one):
9/25/2019 at 4:00pm
10/23/2019 at 2:00pm 
11/13/2019 at 3:00pm
12/11/2019 at 4:00pm

Coding & Cookies

R basics

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: October 22
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Data Cleaning using R

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: October 8
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Data Visualization using ggplot2

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: November 5
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Version control using git

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: November 19
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Data & Donuts

How to write a data management plan

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: October 1
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Tidy data in Excel: Spreadsheet do’s and don’t’s

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: October 29
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Research Collaboration Strategies and Tools

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: November 12
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Selecting Journals and Sharing Data to Maximize Your Research Impact

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 175
Date: December 3
Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

Lunch & Learn with SAGE Research Methods

Join us for our upcoming lunch-and-learn workshop designed especially for students and faculty to learn about the latest online resource available through CSU Libraries, SAGE Research Methods.

Created for researchers at any level, SAGE Research Methods includes a comprehensive methods library of materials covering research methods by top scholars, more than 2,000 discipline-specific case study examples, and over 500 teaching datasets.

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Date & Time: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 from noon-1pm
Presenter: Vanessa Rusch, MLIS, Library Relations Manager
Sign up for the October 1 event: SRM Lunch & Learn Registration Form

Sustainability Snack & Learn

Shift to Save: Take Control of Your Electric Bill

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Time: Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Presenters: Gretchen Stanford, Heather Young, and Brian Tholl of Fort Collins Utilities
Snacks Provided. Open to all – no RSVP required.

Sustainability 101 at CSU

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Time: Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Presenter: Stacey Baumgarn – CSU Campus Energy Coordinator
Snacks Provided. Open to all – no RSVP required.

Our World of Recycling and Waste Reduction

Location: Morgan Library Event Hall
Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Time: Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Presenter: Caroline Mitchell – Senior Environmental Planner in Waste Reduction, City of Fort Collins
Snacks Provided. Open to all – no RSVP required.

Systematic Reviews: Methodology, Tips & Tricks

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 171
Date & Time: September 30, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
More Information/Registration 

What Type of Review is Right for You?

Location: Morgan Library, Computer Classroom 171
Date & Time: September 23, 2:00-3:00 p.m
More Information/Registration