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Designing a Great Course

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 20:00
Thu, Jan 22, 2015: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) How can you keep your course focused on the learning goals you have for your students? How can you ensure that your students are effectively engaged with your course material, and learning to apply it in relevant and discipline-appropriate ways? This working session will focus on creating course learning goals, designi

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Jan 22, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

Prospects for Accountability in Latin America

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 17:00
This will include speakers Kate Doyle, Jo Marie Burt and Diane Nelson. Free lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to emily.stewart@duke.edu by Wednesday, January 21st at 12 p.m. Kate Doyle is a Senior Analyst of U.S. policy in Latin America at the National Security Archive. She directs several major research projects, including the Guatemala Project, which collects declassified U.S. and Guatemalan government documents on the countries' shared history from 1954, and the Evidence Project, connectin

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 15:00
Wed, Jan 21, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

SSRI~ Workshop: Best Practices in Survey Question Writing

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 20:00
This workshop covers the process of writing and testing survey questions in depth. There is no way to be certain that respondents will interpret your questions exactly as you intend and provide the answers you want, but this workshop will introduce what is known about the psychology of survey response and generally accepted best practices for question writing. Topics include how survey mode affects question writing, the potential for bias in questions, appropriate answer options, and writing sur

Open (aka Google) Refine

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 18:00
Tue, Jan 20, 2015: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Open Refine (formerly Google Refine) is a tool for working with semi-structured datasets. It allows you to explore data, easily find facet patterns within data, enables simple detection of data inconsistencies, and offers quick clean-up and transformation options. Open Refine is an often intuitive but powerful tool for normalizing

Active Learning Roundtable

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 19:00
Fri, Jan 16, 2015: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) The CIT’s Active Learning Roundtable is an ongoing opportunity for Duke faculty to meet and share ideas. Every three weeks, faculty from around the university are invited to bring ideas and examples of what works in their classroom. We will focus on a range of topics including brief activities suc

SSRI~ Workshop: Endnote

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 20:30
This workshop focuses on the basics of working with EndNote and Microsoft Word. We will create a new EndNote library, create references, import references from databases and import references from the Duke Library Catalog. The second section of the workshop involves putting EndNote reference in Microsoft Word, preparing in-text citations, reference lists and standalone bibliographies. Registration required; please click "More Information" below to access the registration form.

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Jan 15, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 15:00
Wed, Jan 14, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

SSRI~ Workshop: Introduction to Survey Research

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 20:00
This workshop is designed for researchers new to survey research who are considering using an original survey to collect data. The workshop begins with a discussion of the advantages and opportunities that surveys can offer, as well as when surveys are not appropriate or beneficial for research projects and a quick overview of some alternative methods of data collection. It then provides an overview of the entire survey research process, including theoretical development, mode choice, question

Fusion Tables - Simple Mapping and Charting

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 18:00
Mon, Jan 12, 2015: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM See event description

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 01/08/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Jan 8, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 15:00
Wed, Jan 7, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 18:00
Thu, Dec 18, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 15:00
Wed, Dec 17, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 18:00
Thu, Dec 11, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

Puppies in Perkins Study Break

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 18:00
Final exams are just around the corner at Duke University. Fortunately, so are some wet noses and wagging tails. The Duke University Libraries and Duke PAWS will bring therapy dogs to Perkins Library to spend quality time with stressed-out students who need a break from pulling all-nighters and cramming for exams. "Puppies in Perkins" takes place from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, in Perkins Library Room 217. Duke PAWS is a student service organization that promotes animal welfare through service

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 15:00
Wed, Dec 10, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

Friends of the Duke Libraries Study Break

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 01:00
Finals are beginning to loom on the horizon. But don't despair! Along with finals comes the Library Study Break! The Friends of Duke University Libraries and members of the Campus Club will be baking up a storm of homemade treats to sustain Duke's student population through yet another round of studying. Take a break from the books on Tuesday, December 9, at 8 p.m. and come by Perkins 217 to enjoy homemade baked goods of all kinds! Your textbooks will still be there when you come back. The Frien

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