• Endnote and Refworks: Citing Made Easy – 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 & RefWorks can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy! This online webinar will briefly introduce the basics for BOTH products. Students must register ...

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  • Presentation Skills (Online Workshop)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Does the idea of giving a presentation freak you out? Bad news: presentations are unavoidable in your courses and in your future career path. Good news: presentation skills are something you can easily improve! This session will provide some tips, tricks, and ideas for how to become a better presenter. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student ...

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  • Cults & Charisma Film Series - Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Featuring never-before-seen footage, this documentary delivers a startling new look at the Peoples Temple, headed by preacher Jim Jones who, in 1978, led more than 900 members to Guyana, where he orchestrated a mass suicide via tainted punch. Facilitated by Dr. Christy Flanagan-Feddon Fall 2019 Movie series sponsored by the Religion and Cultural Studies Program and co-hosted by UCF Libraries. ...

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  • Latinx Activists Day of the Dead Altar

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Latinx Activists Day of the Dead Altar celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Come and join the class "Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies" as they do crafts for the altar. Everyone welcome!

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  • Using Popular Tools to Fuel Your Research

    Online

    Research Tips Tuesday Online Workshop! Sometime the best place to start your research is on the wild wild web. In this workshop you will learn how to: Identify reliable popular sources Use popular sources to find scholarly sources Identify leading scholars on your topic using popular sources Register for this workshop at: https://guides.ucf.edu/rtt

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  • Open Relationships and Polyamory 101 Info Session

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Dating app descriptions such as ENM (ethical non-monogamy), CNM (consensual non-monogamy), and polyamory are on the rise. What does it all mean, and how does it work? Stop by the UCF John C. Hitt Library to ask all your questions and to learn about the LGBTQ+ figures in history who pursued open relationship styles.

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  • Introduction to Bookbinding - Diversity Week @ UCF Libraries

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Do you know you can make your own books by hand? In this 2.5-hour workshop participants will learn how to bind their own books using basic materials and tools. We will cover the foundations of traditional bookbinding. Participants will learn how to measure, cut, and bind books. After completion, everyone will leave with a blank book made during the workshop.Beginners ...

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  • Fiber Arts for Everyone - Diversity Week @ UCF Libraries

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Everyone can enjoy the fiber arts. Try out crocheting, knitting or sewing your own bookmark with the help of Orange County Library System instructors.

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  • After Equality & TEDTalks: Mary Bassett

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    After EqualityEquality is usually seen as the goal of feminism. Yet with women more than a third more likely to go to university than men, and with more female entrants to medicine and law, does this limit the horizon? Should we be championing difference rather than equality? Or is this a dangerous heresy that threatens progress? The Panel Times columnist ...

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  • Henna Art with Priya

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Priya will be doing FREEHAND designs for your guests. Freehand designs are always different from one design to another, as the artist does whatever comes to mind at the time. No two guests will have the exact same design, some designs may be similar but each design will be unique in some way. The designs will start at the wrist ...

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  • Diverse Families Database

    Education Complex: Curriculum Materials Center

    Join UCF librarian Kristine Shrauger and discover UCF’s Diverse Families database. As the white-skinned mother of an adopted black-skinned daughter, Kristine quickly realized how difficult it was to find books that “mirrored” their family dynamic. So out of necessity became invention, and the Diverse Families database was born. Every person and all types of families need to be able to ...

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  • Film: Children Left Behind

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Most high school students in the United States are required to pass a series of exams in order to earn a high school diploma. From coast to coast, more and more states are using these high stakes tests in an effort to reverse the supposed rising tide of mediocrity in our public schools and close the achievement gap between socioeconomic ...

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  • Open Heart Open Mic

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    You are welcome to bring a story, poem, song, or any other vocal presentation to share – on any topic. Any original work presented at an Open Heart Open Mic event will be eligible to be listed in STARS KnightVerse. STARS is UCF’s digital repository designed to disseminate, publicize, and share works by, for, and about UCF. KnightVerse is the ...

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  • Film: Awake, a dream from Standing Rock

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    The Dakota Access Pipeline is a controversial project that brings fracked crude oil from the Bakken Shale in North Dakota through South Dakota, Iowa and eventually to Illinois. The Standing Rock Tribe and people all over the world oppose the project because the pipeline runs under the Missouri river, a source of drinking water for over 18 million people, and ...

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  • Endnote and Refworks: Citing Made Easy – 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 & RefWorks can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy! This online webinar will briefly introduce the basics for BOTH products. Students must register ...

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  • Endnote and Refworks: Citing Made Easy – 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 & RefWorks can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy! This online webinar will briefly introduce the basics for BOTH products. Students must register ...

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  • Library Research and Literature Review Strategies - Online

    Online

    What strategies are you using to conduct literature searches for your research or projects? This session highlights effective strategies to locate related sources using citation tracking and search strategies, tips to customize Google Scholar, and options to organize sources and stay updated on publications. Please bring a laptop to follow along with the presentation. Consider also attending the related topic, ...

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  • Effectively Using Google & Google Scholar

    Online

    Research Tips Tuesday Online Workshop! Do you use Google? Librarians use it, too! Just as librarians don't limit themselves to library databases, we know students don't, either. Let's explore how to use Google's more advanced search features. In this workshop, we will explore: How to use Google's Advanced Search Locating articles with Google Scholar Playing with Google Trends Setting up ...

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