Workshops available: (This will be updated as we get more information from various departments around campus):
Academic Integrity Lunch & Learn @ Fresh Food Company
Hosted by Housing & Residential Life
Do APA, MLA and Chicago style citations make your head spin? Are you still not sure what constitutes plagiarism or how to avoid it? Join Lauren Adamski, Coordinator of Student Conduct in Housing & Residential Life, for a meal and discussion about academic integrity to get your questions answered! We will be meeting at 12:30 PM on Wednesday, September 20th in the lobby of 17th Avenue Residence Hall and enjoying lunch in 17th Avenue's Fresh Food Company residential restaurant. This workshop is designed for participants with campus meal plans, but others are welcome to join for the cost of entrance into the residential restaurant.
Date: Wednesday, September 20th, starting at 12:30.
Location: 17th Avenue Residence Hall
Introduction to EndNote and EndNote Web
Learn to import citations, customize your account, and format your bibliographies and in-text citations. We'll also discuss using EndNote in conjunction with EndNoteWeb, a Web-based version of EndNote available for free to current University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff.
Date: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 from 1:00pm- 2:00pm
Location: Walter Library 310
Introduction to Mendeley
Hosted by University Libraries:
Mendeley can automatically locate, rename, and organize your citations and PDFs then automatically create in-text citations and the bibliography. This hands-on class will cover how to use Mendeley to organize, read PDFs and more.
Date: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 from 10:30am - 11:30am (Walter) and Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 from 1:00pm-2:00pm (Magrath).
Location 10:30am-11:30am in Walter Library room 310, 1:00pm-2:00pm in Magrath Library room 81.
Introduction to Zotero
Zotero is a research tool that collects all your research in a single, searchable interface. You can add PDFs, images, audio and video files, snapshots of web pages, and more. Zotero automatically indexes the full-text content of your library, enabling you to find exactly what you're looking for with just a few keystrokes. You can also use Zotero to easily create citations and bibliographies in a variety of different styles.
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017, from 3:00pm-4:00pm
Location: Walter Library 310
Plagiarism 101 for International Students
Hosted by Student English Language Support
Introduction to issues related to academic honesty and plagiarism for international students.
Date: Wednesday, September 20th 10:00am-10:45am and Friday, September 22nd from 1pm-1:45pm
Location: Pillsbury 125B
Students as Creators
Hosted by University Libraries
Did you know as a student you create everyday? From papers for class to images you post on social media, you are a creator and owner. Join us for pizza and discussions on understanding your rights as a creator and learna bout the issues of copyright, intellectual property, licensing and reuse.
Date: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 from 4pm-5pm
Location: Walter Library Breakerspace (Room 204D in Walter Library)
Student Writing Support
Hosted by Student Writing Support:
Student Writing Support in Appleby Hall welcomes all students and instructors to stop and in and learn about how we support student writers, including helping them learn how to write with sources, document sources, and avoid plagiarism.
Date: Part of the Appleby Hall Open House on Tuesday, September 19th.
Stop in any time between 11 am and 1 pm in Appleby Hall, room 9.