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Presentations: Current Schedule

Information about library training sessions.

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Presentations by Faculty & Staff

Programs will be presented in 408 Gumberg Library unless otherwise noted.

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Theologian's Toolkit: An Introduction to Gumberg Library Resources in Theology

This program is designed for all levels of Theology researchers, from undergraduate majors or minors, to graduate students (MA or PhD levels), faculty, as well as interested members of the Duquesne community.

This 90 minute workshop will cover:

  • Gumberg Library research guides in Theology & Philosophy, especially the re-designed Theology Resources research portal
  • Electronic reference Works
  • The ATLA Religion Database and other Theology journal databases (particularly concentrating on the use of the Scripture tabs of these databases to find exegetical materials on biblical passages)
  • Primary source databases
  • Oxford Biblical Studies Online
  • Using the Classic Catalog to find biblical commentaries and criticism

Presenter:

Ted Bergfelt, MLS, Humanities Librarian and library liaison to the Department of Theology

Date & Time:

Thursday, February 23, 2-3:30 pm

Location:

Curriculum Center, 5th Floor, Gumberg Library

REGISTER HERE

Survey SOS: Finding Research Instruments & Tests Workshop

Do you use surveys, tests, or research instruments in your research? Do you have trouble finding these tools? Gumberg Library is holding an interactive workshop to provide graduate students and faculty with strategies for identifying, assessing, and obtaining research instruments. You will leave the workshop with approaches for tackling these research obstacles. Co-sponsored by CTE.

February 28, 2017: 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Canevin 309

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EndNotes Basics

Get a basic overview of EndNote citation management software. This session will provide an introduction to EndNote desktop which works in conjunction with EndNote online. EndNote has many powerful features to help with research including: the ability to import, store, and organize references in thousands of different citation styles; store and annotate pdf files; and create citation groups to organize research. EndNote includes a plug-in for word processing programs for inserting citations and bibliographies. This software is available for free for current Duquesne students. Registration is required for this workshop due to a limited number of seats.

Date:
Monday, February 6 & Monday, March 6
Time:
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Library Room 202
 
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Register Here for March

EndNote Hands-On: PC

Learn advanced EndNote functions, including bibliography reformatting, smart groups, and more. Learn how to better organize your research using this powerful citation management software. Instructors will be available to help you with specific problems as we work through the new functions. Please bring your PC with EndNote installed and ready to use. Prerequisites: EndNote Basics or EndNote installed on PC Registration is required for this workshop due to a limited number of seats.

Date:
Thursday, February 9 & Thursday, March 9
Time:
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Library Room 202
 
Register Here for February
Register Here for March

EndNote Hands-On: Mac

Learn advanced EndNote functions, including bibliography reformatting, smart groups, and more. Learn how to better organize your research using this powerful citation management software. Instructors will be available to help you with specific problems as we work through the new functions. Please bring your Mac with EndNote installed and ready to use. Prerequisites: EndNote Basics or EndNote installed on Mac.

Date:
Monday, February 13 & Monday, March 13
Time:
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
Library Room 202
 
Register Here for February
Register Here for March

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