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LibLearn: Your Mobile Library

View the Library’s LibLearn presentation online through Docstoc here:

http://www.docstoc.com/docs/document-preview.aspx?doc_id=55093007

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LibLearn: Keeping Current w/ Alerts and RSS

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September 2010 LibLearn Workshop Schedule

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LibLearn: Social Media at Whittemore Library

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Whittemore Library’s LibLearn April 2010 Schedule

Open to Students, Faculty and Staff



April 7, FourSquare for “Non-square”, 1:30pm, Archives Room

Foursquare is a fun, location awareness service that many claim is the next big thing. People use Foursquare to “check-in”, which is a web-based/mobile-based way of informing your friends where they can find you. People check-in at all kind of places – cafes, bars, restaurants, and yes – even colleges and libraries. http://foursquare.com/

Instructor: Barbara Slavin, Reference Librarian

April 14, Language Resources on the Web, 3:00pm, Archives Room

There are many sources on the web to learn languages and access translation tools. The session will include translation tools like Google Translate and web services such as Mango Languages and Second Life.

Instructor: Laura Wilson, Reference Librarian

 

April 21, Creating a Dynamic Blog, 1:30pm, Archives Room

This session demonstrates how easy it is to create a blog using WordPress blogging software that includes dynamic embedded features like Twitter feeds, YouTube video, presentations and photos.

Instructor: Millie Gonzalez, Reference and Electronic Resources Librarian

April 28, Citing Sources: Getting Started w/ RefWorks, 1:30pm, Archives Room
RefWorks is a web-based citation management service. You can access RefWorks from any computer with internet access (on and off campus); create a personal database online; import references from multiple databases; organize and manage references; share references; and format bibliographies. The session will show you the basics of creating an account, exporting citations into the RefWorks database, and creating a bibliography.

Instructor: Shin Freedman, Acquisitions Librarian

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LibLearn: Advanced Features in EBSCO and InfoTrac Databases

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Library LibLearn: Citing Sources

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LibLearn: Becoming the Mobile Scholar

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LibLearn Fall ’09 Schedule

Whittemore Library’s LibLearn Fall 2009 Schedule

Open to Students, Faculty and Staff



September

Wednesday, Sept. 23: Power Searching Google and Google Scholar

1:30pm-2:15pm Archives Room

Instructor: Laura Wilson, Reference Librarian

 

Wednesday, Sept. 30: Becoming the Mobile Scholar
1:30pm-2:15pm Archives Room

Instructor: Millie Gonzalez, Reference and Electronic Resources Librarian

October

Wednesday, Oct. 14: Citing Sources with RefWorks and Other Citation Management Tools

1:30pm-2:15pm Library Reference Room

Instructor: Millie Gonzalez, Reference and Electronic Resources Librarian

Wednesday, Oct. 28: Become Acquainted with Web 2.0 Tools including Google’s RSS Reader

1:30pm-2:15pm Archives Room

Instructors: Andrea Pickles, Director of Academic Technology; Millie Gonzalez, Reference and Electronic Resources Librarian

November

Wednesday, Nov. 4: Introduction to Google Earth and Microsoft’s Worldwide Telescope

1:30pm-2:15pm Archives Room

Instructor: Laura Wilson, Reference Librarian

 

Wednesday, Nov.18: Using Advanced Features in EBSCO and InfoTrac Databases
1:30pm-2:15pm Archives Room

Instructor: Millie Gonzalez, Reference and Electronic Resources Librarian

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