To help minimize the spread of COVID-19, some events are being offered virtually, and in-person events have additional safety requirements.

If you have questions about what’s open around campus, please check out this regularly updated guide.

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

Upcoming Events

  • EndNote Citation Management – Online (Recurring Event)

    Online

    Citation management tools allow you to dedicate more time to research. Join us to learn how to export citations from library databases, organize citations, generate bibliographies, and format citations in a Word document. EndNote can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways …

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  • Library & Literature Review Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session highlights time-saving strategies to help you plan literature reviews. Learn tips to locate related sources, search subject databases, access online journals, create journal alerts and maximize Google Scholar options. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon registration in …

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  • Planning Poster Presentations – Online (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Planning a research poster? Learn the basics of poster design and tips on editing free PowerPoint templates. This session covers guidelines about poster elements, layout, graphics, printing and includes examples of well-designed posters. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students, then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon …

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  • Selecting Journals to Publish Your Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    How do you decide which journals are the best fit for your article? Learn about criteria to consider when planning where to submit your work for publication and factors like acceptance rates, audience, open access and more. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link …

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  • EndNote Citation Management – Online (Recurring Event)

    Online

    Citation management tools allow you to dedicate more time to research. Join us to learn how to export citations from library databases, organize citations, generate bibliographies, and format citations in a Word document. EndNote can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways …

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  • Presentation Skills (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Come to this calm workshop about a nerve-wracking experience: giving a presentation. For many individuals, the prospect of giving a presentation causes anxiety, and you might find yourself anxious and overwhelmed. Presentations may be inevitable, but there are ways to bolster your skills and confidence. This interactive workshop includes ways to prepare for your presentation, techniques while you practice your …

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  • “Make No Mistake, Florida is Crucial”: Sen. Lori Wilson and the Equal Rights Amendment

    Virtual

    The Equal Rights Amendment is still a debated issue in the United States. In its basic form, it would add women to the Constitution. The amendment was first written in 1923 – a few years after women won the right to vote. Decades later, it became a significant issue during the Women’s Liberation Movement. Near its almost ratification, Florida was …

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  • Data Documentation, Analysis & Statistical Software

    Virtual

    Join a statistician and metadata librarian for an introduction to data documentation, analysis and statistical software. Learn about research data, datasets, data sharing, re-use and long-term preservation. Real-world examples and a discussion of data tools, such as NVivo, SPSS/SAS/STATA/R will also be included. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to …

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  • Copyright Basics for Research and Teaching (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Can you use any image you find online in your presentation? Do you need to get permission to use a chart or graphic for your thesis or dissertation? What kinds of rights do you have as an author of a journal article? These are just a few of the questions that we will explore in this session focused on the …

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  • Optimizing Your Online Presence (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session covers evaluating your publishing impacts and managing your online researcher profile. Learn about methods and tools to obtain citation counts and impact data, metrics to assist in identifying key journals and notable researchers, and why it’s important to develop an online profile using sites, such as ORCID, Research Gate, Academia.edu, PIVOT, Plum Analytics and Google Scholar. Students must …

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  • Apps To Help Organize Your Research Life – Online (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Need help staying on task, keeping track of research sources, or organizing your time? There's an app for that! Join us as we cover how mobile apps can help you organize your graduate school life. Be sure to have your mobile device ready to test drive apps during the presentation. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student …

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  • Women and Academia in the Time of COVID

    Virtual

    Join a panel of women academics from disciplines across the University of Central Florida as they discuss the effects the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their teaching, scholarship, service loads and personal lives. Panelists:Dr. RoSusan Bartee, Educational Leadership and Higher EducationDr. Nessette Falu, AnthropologyDr. Amelia Lyons, HistoryDr. Leandra Preston, Women's & Gender StudiesDr. Linda Walters, Biology Register through Zoom at Women …

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  • Presentation Skills (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Come to this calm workshop about a nerve-wracking experience: giving a presentation. For many individuals, the prospect of giving a presentation causes anxiety, and you might find yourself anxious and overwhelmed. Presentations may be inevitable, but there are ways to bolster your skills and confidence. This interactive workshop includes ways to prepare for your presentation, techniques while you practice your …

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  • Apps To Help Organize Your Research Life – Online (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Need help staying on task, keeping track of research sources, or organizing your time? There's an app for that! Join us as we cover how mobile apps can help you organize your graduate school life. Be sure to have your mobile device ready to test drive apps during the presentation. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student …

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  • Planning Poster Presentations – Online (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Planning a research poster? Learn the basics of poster design and tips on editing free PowerPoint templates. This session covers guidelines about poster elements, layout, graphics, printing and includes examples of well-designed posters. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students, then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon …

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