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Zotero workshop

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:00
Fri, Nov 21, 2014: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Zotero is a citation management tool that allows you to capture, save, organize and format bibliographies from citations. In this workshop you will be set up with a free, web-based account and shown how to capture, organize and maintain your collection of research citations. If you have a laptop, p

Using Interactive Online Modules to Enhance Student Learning

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:00
Thu, Nov 20, 2014: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) Have you ever considered using interactive online modules in your instruction? Are you curious what technology is available? In this workshop we will focus on what options are available to you along with best practices in incorporating online modules into your instructions. A few questions we will cover are: What are o

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 18:00
Thu, Nov 20, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 15:00
Wed, Nov 19, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

EndNote for Nicholas School Professional Students

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 19:00
Fri, Nov 14, 2014: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Save research and writing time by learning EndNote, a powerful citation management tool. In this class, you will learn how to automatically enter citations from databases into EndNote and then use EndNote to easily format your citations into bibliographies. Class time will also be spent on how to and when to cite and on wa

Hats of Jerusalem: Film Screening

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 23:30
Orna Raviv, producer of "Hats of Jerusalem" comes to campus for a screening of the film. A visitor to Jerusalem is immediately struck by the incredible variety of people--of different ethnicities, nationalities and religions--who throng the narrow passageways of the old city. It soon becomes clear that specific groups within this crowd, almost all of whom sport headgear of varying shapes, sizes, textures and colors, can be distinguished by their hats. As HATS OF JERUSALEM reveals, there are

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 18:00
Thu, Nov 13, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 15:00
Wed, Nov 12, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

International Education Week at Duke

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 14:30
Wed, Nov 12, 2014: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Perkins Library Room 217 Duke International House & Professional Affairs Committee (PAC), Librarian’s Assembly Present: Duke's Global Mobility: How are we fostering Intercultural Competencies?: a Panel Discussion WHERE: Perkins Library 217 (second floor) WHEN: Wednesday, Novemb

Active Learning Roundtable

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 19:00
Fri, Nov 7, 2014: 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 such

Creating, Distributing, and Analyzing Electronic Surveys

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 20:00
Thu, Nov 6, 2014: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) Electronic surveys are a great way to get feeback from your students. This workshop will cover the technical side of how to create and send out a survey through Qualtrics. We will also discuss best practices in survey design and how to develop questions that fit your goals. Participants are encouraged to sign up for a Q

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 18:00
Thu, Nov 6, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

Engaging Faculty Series: Henry Petroski

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 22:30
Join the Duke University Libraries for an evening with Henry Petroski, acclaimed author and Aleksander S. Vesic Professor of Civil Engineering at Duke. Professor Petroski will speak about his most recent book, "The House with Sixteen Handmade Doors: A Tale of Architectural Choice and Craftsmanship" (2014). An expert on engineering, history, and design, Petroski writes about the origin and evolution of his 1950s home in Maine and how he came to discover the mysteries behind its craftsmanship. Pro

DVS Workshop: Text Processing in Linux

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 18:00
This workshop will go over some of the standard command-line tools that are available in Unix/Linux/Mac environments for text processing, as well as methods to string those "simple" commands into more complex workflows and more powerful analyses. Examples will be shown for reformating tabular data, removing "bad" characters from files, detecting lines which contain certain words, counting words in files, and more. We will also cover some basic "screen-scraping" programs that can be used to int

Text Processing in Linux

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 18:00
Wed, Nov 5, 2014: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom)

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 15:00
Wed, Nov 5, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

Learning Analytics Discussion Group

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 19:00
Tue, Nov 4, 2014: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) Are you interested in the potential to predict and promote student achievement in your course? Would you like to consider different ways to measure the engagement of your students and their experiences in y

Developing Librarians for 21st Century Scholarship

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 17:00
Mon, Nov 3, 2014: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Perkins Library Room 218 As research continues to change in response to the increasing availability of digital tools and data and increasing capacity for working with traditional media and methods in new ways, how will librarians adapt? What role can librarians play in supporting new forms of research, and how can we best prepare for this work? Alex Gil (Columbia University

DVS Workshop: Text Processing in Linux

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 15:00
This workshop will go over some of the standard command-line tools that are available in Unix/Linux/Mac environments for text processing, as well as methods to string those "simple" commands into more complex workflows and more powerful analyses. Examples will be shown for reformating tabular data, removing "bad" characters from files, detecting lines which contain certain words, counting words in files, and more. We will also cover some basic "screen-scraping" programs that can be used to int

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