Evans Library Research Support Workshops

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FALL 2017 SCHEDULE COMING SOON!!! 

No registration required * 30 minutes* 1st floor Evans Library * Wednesdays 12:30 PM and 5:30 PM

MASTERING APA STYLE with APA STYLE CENTRAL

(Brief overview of the process of writing research papers)

September 06

FINDING MEASURES FOR YOUR RESEARCH

(Brief overview of PsycTESTS DATABASE, MENTAL MEASUREMENT YEARBOOK with TESTs in PRINT, and other resources)

September 20

GRAD TRACK - TARGETED TOPICS

October 04

GRANT WRITING FOR STUDENTS  - SIGMA XI

October 18

OPEN ACCESS WEEK October 23-29

http://www.openaccessweek.org/

DATA MANAGEMENT

TBA 


WEEKLY RESEARCH SUPPORT SESSIONS 

GRADUATE RESEARCH      

CODING for BEGINNERS

PRESENTATION PRACTICE

Drop-In Sunday through Thursday (except holidays)

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Stop by the iDesk with your questions on any part of the research process or other graduate student concerns. The reference librarian on duty is ready to provide help and guidance.

At various points in the semestser, special topics workshop will be offered on things like: grant funding; assembling a data management plan; thesis and dissertation writing / formatting; and more. Email announcements with more details will be distributed prior to each workshop. 

Quick links:
FIT PowerPoint Templates

MLA-APA-Chicago Style Comparison

Editing & Proofreading Guide

Thesis & dissertation editing services:
E-mail Dr. Strother at strother@fit.edu (services for $25 per hour)

Submit up to 10 pages at a time for review to Academic Support Center (free of charge).

E-mail Dr. Heidi Edwards at edwardsh@fit.edu for assistance offered by the CEC

THANKS FOR CODING WITH US - WE WILL RESUME NEXT SEMESTER!

No prior programming experience necessary!

Please bring your own laptop.

C++, JAVA, and HTML basics will be covered (4 sessions per language). 

All materials will be posted and shared via Google Drive. 

Additional Resouces:

Office 365 free for FIT students

Wifi login info for 1st time users

(choose PanthAIR-Registration to connect)

Email Petra Brnova for more information. 

We are looking for volunteers to teach web-development languages next semester.

Email Petra to schedule your session.                 

Conference RM#217

Guidance offered for individual and team presentations.

Science Presentation Template

Tips for Creating Effective Presentations

Keynote - Apple's equivalent to Microsoft Powerpoint

 


Have suggestions for future topics? Please email
 Petra Brnova.

View many more research support workshops online.