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September 29, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Saving and Citing Your Sources: An Introduction to Zotero

September 29, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm EDT

This introduction will provide an overview of Zotero, a free platform that allows students and researchers to save and annotate sources, collaborate with classmates and colleagues, generate citations…

September 30, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Rhetorical Source Analysis

September 30, 2020 at 10:00am11:30am EDT

Sources can have many different rhetorical uses. Use the BEAM method to identify Background, Evidence, Argument and Method sources that will support and inform your research questions. Designed for…

October 1, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Research Starting Points

October 1, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm EDT

The SU Libraries website is a rich gateway to information resources for your academic research needs. As SU students, you have access to many articles, e-books, and other resources that are not…

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Learn@SUL: Beyond The One Line Query: Advanced Database Searching Workshop

October 1, 2020 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Like a one line part in a play or movie can be forgettable, Google creates a love affair with the one line search window.  This is not a relationship built to last in every research situation.…

October 6, 2020

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Introduction to Qualtrics

October 6, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EDT

Explore the basics of finding your way around in Qualtrics. We’ll highlight some of the more common tasks and options, learn how to document your survey as well as back it up. Register at…

Small Press Reading Series: Creative Nonfiction

October 6, 2020 at 4:30pm6:00pm EDT

Chelsea Biondolillo, The Skinned Bird (KERNPUNKT Press) Tobias Carroll, Reel (Rare Bird Books) Hayli M. Cox, Sundog Lit. Daniel Nester, Shader: 99 Notes on Car Washes, Making Out in Church,…

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Learn@SUL: Educational Resouces, K-12, Higher Ed

October 6, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm EDT

Learn more abut specific databases and research strategies for Education majors. Led by: Giovanna Colosi, librarian for School of Education Registration Link

October 8, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Rhetorical Source Analysis

October 8, 2020 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Sources can have many different rhetorical uses. Use the BEAM method to identify Background, Evidence, Argument and Method sources that will support and inform your research questions. Designed for…

October 13, 2020

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Qualtrics Basic Question Design

October 13, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EDT

We will examine the many different types of questions available in Qualtrics, learn how and why to change the default values, labels and variable names, as well as how to do some basic questions…

October 14, 2020

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Learn@SUL: “How Do I Know if an Article is Scholarly?” Exploring Different Types of Periodicals

October 14, 2020 at 11:00am12:00pm EDT

Your instructor requires that you use scholarly or peer-reviewed sources in your research paper. What does that mean? And how do you tell the difference between scholarly and popular sources? This…

October 15, 2020

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Learn@SUL: “The Painted World”

October 15, 2020 at 10:00am11:00am EDT

This workshop will focus on scholarly text, images with provenance, and context. Led by S. Ann Skiold, librarian for visual arts Registration Link

October 17, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Research Starting Points

October 17, 2020 at 1:00pm2:00pm EDT

The SU Libraries website is a rich gateway to information resources for your academic research needs. As SU students, you have access to many articles, e-books, and other resources that are not…

October 19, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Not in English. Please. Research Tips

October 19, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

This session will focus on scholarly sources for non-English literature and film. Geared for both undergraduate and graduate students. Led by S. Ann Skiold, librarian for visual arts and several…

October 20, 2020

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Qualtrics Intermediate Question Design

October 20, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EDT

Learn how to use skip and display logic to direct what our respondents see, as well as randomizing questions and possible responses. Register at Intermediate Question Design

October 26, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Rhetorical Source Analysis

October 26, 2020 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Sources can have many different rhetorical uses. Use the BEAM method to identify Background, Evidence, Argument and Method sources that will support and inform your research questions. Designed for…

October 27, 2020

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Qualtrics Advanced Question Design

October 27, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EDT

We will use “carry forward” to display selected responses in follow-up questions, use “piping” to display data in questions and response text, and creating data calculated from two or more…

October 28, 2020

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Learn@SUL: Saving and Citing Your Sources: An Introduction to Zotero

October 28, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm EDT

This introduction will provide an overview of Zotero, a free platform that allows students and researchers to save and annotate sources, collaborate with classmates and colleagues, generate citations…

November 3, 2020

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Qualtrics Survey Flow

November 3, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EST

This class will explore the many uses of Survey Flow – randomizing respondents, creating embedded data, customizing the end of your survey and more. Register at Survey Flow 

November 10, 2020

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Learn@SUL: The Public and Your Publications: Strategies for Handling the Misappropriation or Misrepresentation of Your Research

November 10, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm EST

The good news is that your research got published.  The bad news is that a group you have never heard of is now misappropriating or misrepresenting it to push an agenda that neither you nor actual…

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Qualtrics Distributing Your Survey

November 10, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EST

We will discuss the various methods of getting your survey to your respondents, creating and using contact lists, and, if time permits, asking for contact information in an anonymous survey. Register…