This guide is intended to help researchers locate tutorials or workshops on a specific database or interface - basic and advanced. Links are provided to each database as well as links to training sessions, tutorials and/or live workshop opportunities.
Distance Learning students: Can't find your ISUCard number? Login to AccessPlus. Choose ISU IDs in the left sidebar to find your ISUCard number. Your Borrower ID is the last 11 digits of your ISU ID number. (Problems? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org). See also our DL Guide.
Pre-registration required for all Hands-on Workshops! Location given when you register.
Fall Workshops - Tentative Dates
Grad Students: Everything you need to know about the LIbrary ... but were afraid to ask!
Altmetrics - New Metrics for Your Research Impact!
October (dates under consideration? - 8 or 9)
Getting Started with EndNote Web!
October (dates under consideration? - 29 or 30)
Finding Funding: Using Campus Resources!
October (no dates suggested yet)
Getting Started with Mendeley!
Pre-registration opens approximately 3 weeks before each event. Watch for mailings, flyers, and e-Library news! Contact Jody Kalvik with registration questions.
The Library at Iowa State University offers a variety of seminars and workshops for the ISU community each fall and spring semester. Topics include: Copyright & Fair Use, Open Source Software: Its Impact on Higher Education, What WorldCat Can Do For You, Niche Social Network Sites, Zotero, Endnote, Endnote Web, Cited Reference Searching, Getting Your Grant, Social Networking & Facebook. Video episodes from Spring 2008 & 2009 are viewable at: http://www.lib.iastate.edu/info/6378