Evans Library Research Support Workshops & Online Archives


FALL 2017 SCHEDULE 

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

MASTERING APA STYLE with APA STYLE CENTRAL

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GETTING STARTED with LaTeX: WORKING with THESIS TEMPLATE

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GRANT WRITING FOR UNDERGRADS - SIGMA Xi

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Research Support Workshops - Research Guide

GradTrack Topics 

No registration required * 60 minutes * 2nd floor DSL * Thursdays at 5:30 PM

The Heilmeier Catechism (DARPA RESEARCH APPROACH)

Video will be posted soon. 

OPEN ACCESS WEEK October 23-29

OPEN DATA & DATA MANAGEMENT

October 26

AUTHOR'S RIGHTS & ETD Submission

November 16

Online Archives - RSW


WEEKLY RESEARCH SUPPORT SESSIONS 

GRADUATE CONSULTATIONS

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.

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.

Take advantage of GradTrack study room - 4th floor #401 - ask for access code at the iDesk

Quick links:

Graduate Research Guide 

FIT PowerPoint Templates

MLA-APA-Chicago Style Comparison

Editing & Proofreading Guide

Scrivener software for writers

FIT Thesis Template 

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

 

 

WEDNESDAYS 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

in DSL Classroom

Starting August 30th

No prior programming experience necessary!

Please bring your own laptop.

Web development languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript will be covered (4 sessions per language). 

All materials will be posted and shared via Google Drive. 

Schedule for FALL 2017:

August 30 HTML

September 6 

September 13 - IRMA Cleanup/Recovery

September 20

September 27 

October 4 CSS

October 11

October 18

October 25 

November 1 JavaScript

November 8

November 15

Additional Resouces:

Help Desk for CSE Courses

Office 365 free for FIT students

Wifi login info for 1st time users

(choose PanthAIR-Registration to connect)

Email Petra Brnova for more information. 

Email Petra or Chelsea to schedule your practice 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.