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Workshop Schedule

The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL) offers the following workshops free of charge to UMB/UMMC faculty, staff and students.

To register, complete the registration form. Although registration is recommended, walk-ins are welcome.

Workshops are held in one of the library's classrooms located on the lower level. Registrants for an online workshop will receive an email with instructions for joining the session online.

If you are interested in a topic but cannot attend our scheduled workshops, complete this request form to arrange another time to cover the material with a librarian. Consultations can be arranged for individuals or groups. If you are an instructor and would like any of these topics to be covered in a course, contact your school's faculty librarian to arrange a class. 

   CALENDAR VIEW
 

Bioinformatics & 3D Printing

In this workshop you will be introduced 3D modeling. You will learn where to find existing models and how to create a model from scratch. We will measure a small physical object and model it using Tinkercad.com, a free 3D modeling web service. No prior experience or tools are necessary.

December 18, 2018
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
(Room LL04)
Instructor: Brian Zelip   
 Can't make it?  Request another time!

Citation Managers

Mendeley is a citation manager that can save you time and ease your workload. In this workshop you will learn how to organize and share references, build bibliographies, annotate PDFs within the tool, and insert citations in your papers as you write. Mendeley is freely available in both web and desktop versions. While not required for attendance, please consider bringing your own computer to the class in order to set up your personal Mendeley account.

January 24, 2019
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
(Online - details sent after registration)
Instructor: Emilie Ludeman   
February 27, 2019
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
(Room LL03)
Instructor: Andrea Shipper   

Zotero is a citation manager that can save you time and ease your workload. In this workshop you will learn how to organize and share references, build bibliographies, and insert citations in your papers as you write. Zotero is freely available in both web and desktop versions. While not required for attendance, please consider bringing your own computer to the class in order to set up your personal Zotero account.

January 17, 2019
12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
(Room LL03)
Instructor: Gail Betz   
February 19, 2019
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
(Online - details sent after registration)
Instructor: Emily Gorman   

This 30-minute workshop will provide an overview of three different citation management systems: EndNote, Mendeley and Zotero. You will learn about the interfaces of each system, as well as what the advantages and disadvantages are for each. At the end of the presentation you will be able to make an informed decision about which citation manager best fits your needs.

February 12, 2019
01:00 PM to 01:30 PM
(Room LL03)
Instructor: Emily Gorman   

General

This hands-on workshop is designed for students who would like to find high quality information more efficiently. We will review the basics of searching the CINAHL database and introduce you to RefWorks, a reference management tool.

February 13, 2019
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
(Room LL04)
Instructor: Emilie Ludeman   
 Can't make it?  Request another time!

This workshop is designed for students who would like to find high quality information more efficiently. We will review the basics of searching the CINAHL database and introduce you to RefWorks, a reference management tool. Registrants will receive information about how to join the online session. Space is limited so register now!

February 11, 2019
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
(Online - details sent after registration)
Instructor: Emilie Ludeman   

This online workshop provides an overview of the systematic review process. Find out what you should know before starting, important steps for conducting a review and resources to help you throughout the process, including the HS/HSL Systematic Review Service.

January 22, 2019
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
(Online - details sent after registration)
Instructor: Emilie Ludeman