This calendar lists events occurring in the various UCF Libraries locations.

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

  • Fact checking 101

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    This workshop will show you how information experts evaluate sources using real world examples. Participants will learn what to look for to identify questionable sources, how to verify claims and how to categorize sources. Participants will not only leave one step closer to being an information expert, they will also receive a clue identifying what is at the heart of ...

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  • Optimizing Your Online Presence (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Part 1: Citation Metrics & Measuring Impact Citation metrics provide quantitative data used to evaluate the impact of a scholar’s research. Several methods and tools exist to assist scholars with obtaining information about citation counts and impact data, such as ISI Web of Science, Google Scholar, and other citation counting tools by discipline. Metrics also assist scholars with identifying key ...

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  • Graduate Research Essentials Workshop for Science

    John C. Hitt Library 235A

    This workshop provides an opportunity to meet with the subject librarian assigned to your program to learn about academic resources in your discipline, how to apply effective library research strategies, and get help with questions about Science related resources. As you get ready to do your literature review for a research paper, thesis, or dissertation, this 90‐minute workshop will focus ...

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  • Endnote and RefWorks: Citing Made Easy! (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Citation Management Tools allow you to dedicate more time to research! Join us for a hands-on session where you learn how to export citations from library databases, organize citations, generate bibliographies, and format citations in a Word document. Endnote & RefWorks can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy! All sessions cover both tools. Please bring your own ...

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