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Workshop on Systematic Reviews Lit Searching | Thurs. September 21, 10-11am

This class focuses on tips and techniques for carrying out a successful literature search in support of a systematic review.

Topics include:

  • learn to develop a search strategy
  • deciding which databases to search
  • how to seek out grey literature for a given topic
  • selecting journals for hand searching
  • documenting search strategies
  • saving and organizing references.

This class meets Thursday, September 21, 10-11am, in Information Commons East, 2nd Floor.

Register online or by calling 319-335-9151.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.

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Learn to measure your scholarly impact | Workshop Wed., Sept. 20, 10-11am

This class will teach participants how to use tools such as Ulrich’s, Journal Citation Reports, Web of Science, and Scopus to determine the impact that journals, articles, and authors have had on a particular field. Topics such as impact factors, Eigenfactors, and H-indices will also be discussed.

For individual instruction on this topic, please contact your liaison librarian.

Wednesday, September 20th, 10:00-11:00am, East Commons

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.

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ORCiD Workshop | Tuesday, Sept. 19, 11am-1pm | Link all your research together!

What is ORCID? Why would you want one?
This session will discuss ORCID, how researchers can benefit from having one, and how ORCID connects with other information systems. This will also be a hands-on workshop where everyone will have the chance to create their own ORCID and learn the most efficient ways to populate their profile with their publications.

Our next session:
Tuesday, September 19th, 11:00am-12:00pm, East Information Commons

 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.

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EndNote can help you manage citations | Workshop Wednesday, Sept. 13, 9-10am

EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on and there will be time for questions at the end.

EndNote Desktop is available free to faculty, staff, and graduate students affilited with UI.

For individual instruction on this topic, please contact your liaison librarian.

Our next sessions:
Wednesday, September 13, 9-10am, East Information Commons, 2nd Floor
Thursday, November 2, 12-1pm, East Information Commons, 2nd Floor

Register online or by calling 319-335-9151.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.

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Hardin Open Workshops this month: PubMed, EndNote, ORCiD, Systematic Reviews, Scholarly Impact

Hardin Open Workshops are free and open to anyone!  Register online or by calling 319-335-9151.

9-12 PubMed, 11am-Noonschedule of workshops
9-13 EndNote Desktop, 9-10am
9-14 Systematic Reviews part 1, 10-11am
9-19, ORCiD *new*, 11am-Noon
9-20, Measure scholarly impact, 10-11am
9-21 Systematic Reviews, part 2, 10-11am

No time for the workshop?  Contact your subject specialist for individual instruction.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program please call Janna Lawrence at 319-335-9871.

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Science Thursday | Trivia, Prizes, Learn what we can do for you

Play trivia and win a prize that really soars!

Find out what Hardin librarians can do for you.

Have an ORCID ID? Learn why you need one and how to get one. Sponsored by Hardin Library for the Health Sciences.  

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Hardin Library Labor Day Holiday Hours

Hardin Library will be closed Monday, September 4 for the Labor Day Holiday.  Hardin Library will be closed Saturday, September 2 for the home Iowa football game.

Hours:

Friday, September 1 Regular hours    7:30am-8pm
Saturday, September 2 CLOSED home football
Sunday, September 3 Shorter hours    Noon-9pm
Monday, September 4 CLOSED Labor Day US holiday
Tuesday, September 5 Regular hours resume    7:30am-Midnight
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