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January 13, 2009

Spring Savvy Researcher Workshops

The Savvy Researcher Workshops are starting up again.
See the listing:
http://www.library.uiuc.edu/learn/instruction/workshops.html

These workshops are geared to graduate students in all disciplines, but post-docs, faculty and other researchers are also welcome to attend.
They are designed to be:
* small class size
* hands-on
* quick paced
* one-hour sessions

Among the topics of possible interest to biologists:
* Library Research Skills
* The Grad Student Toolkit
* Drowning in Data? RefWorks can Help
* Journal Impact Factors: How to Identify Key Research in Your Field
* Where's the Money? Finding and Securing Grant Funding
* InfoHacks
* Responsible Scholarship Practices: Plagiarism and Academic Integrity at Illinois
* Your Research Rights: Ownership Awareness to Maximize the Impact
* Practical Copyright: Considerations for Teaching and Research
* Past Writer's Block

For registration information, please visit:
http://www.library.uiuc.edu/learn/instruction/workshops.html
and click on the link for the date and time of the workshop(s) you want to attend.

Co-sponsored by the Graduate College

Posted by florador at January 13, 2009 9:06 PM