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Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Time: 10:10am - 11:00am

RefWorks is a citation management software that allows you to import, organize and share references. You can also use RefWorks to create bibliographies and for in-text citation. 

In this hands-on session, you will learn how to import references from article databases, the library catalogue and Google Scholar, manage folders within RefWorks, create bibliographies and share your references. Write-n-cite will be discussed.

Instructor: Tracy Zahradnik, Librarian (Engineering & Computer Science Library)

Location: Gerstein Instruction Lab (Gerstein Science Information Centre)

Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Time: 2:10pm - 3:00pm
Presenter: Erica Lenton

Learn how to safely operate the Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printers. You must complete this safety training session before you can use our 3D printers.

3D Printing Safety Training

Date: Friday, Nov. 28 2:10pm - 3:00pm

Location: MADLab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 1 Below, room B112

Presenters: Erica Lenton, Librarian & Mike Spears, MADLab Manager

What's Covered: 

- overview of 3D Printing @ Gerstein + MADLab policies & guidelines for use

- instructions for safe & effective use of the 3D printers

- how to prepare a 3D design file for printing 

- basic design principles

Questions?

Send your questions to gerstein.3Dprinting@utoronto.ca or visit our website at http://guides.library.utoronto.ca.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/3Dprinting

Date: Monday, December 1, 2014
Time: 10:10am - 11:50am
Presenter: Dana Kuszelewski

Location:  MADLab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 1 Below, room B112

For Mac, iPad/iPhone, and online

Many faculty and students at UofT already use Papers.  Join for a workshop covering how you can get the maximum return on your time spent with literature research.  Learn how to better stay on top of your field, and discover the new features available in Papers 3 and Papers Online.  Take your library of research anywhere with you, learn some pro-tips, and get a chance to ask any questions you may have about Papers.  This workshop is suitable for existing Papers users, researchers, students, and librarians who want to find out more about Papers and who may currently be using another reference management tool.  The workshop will be given by Christine Buske, a Uoft alumnus and a member of the Papers team.

What we will cover:

- What is Papers?

- Advanced organization tools for your research documents; stop searching, start finding - discovery tools and federated search

- Effective collaboration and sharing with Papers Online

- Writing manuscripts

For further information, please contact:  dana.kuszelewski@utoronto.ca

Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Time: 1:10pm - 2:50pm
Presenter: Dana Kuszelewski

Location:  MADLab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 1 Below, room B112

For Mac, iPad/iPhone, and online

Many faculty and students at UofT already use Papers.  Join for a workshop covering how you can get the maximum return on your time spent with literature research.  Learn how to better stay on top of your field, and discover the new features available in Papers 3 and Papers Online.  Take your library of research anywhere with you, learn some pro-tips, and get a chance to ask any questions you may have about Papers.  This workshop is suitable for existing Papers users, researchers, students, and librarians who want to find out more about Papers and who may currently be using another reference management tool.  The workshop will be given by Christine Buske, a Uoft alumnus and a member of the Papers team.

What we will cover:

- What is Papers?

- Advanced organization tools for your research documents; stop searching, start finding - discovery tools and federated search

- Effective collaboration and sharing with Papers Online

- Writing manuscripts

For further information, please contact:  dana.kuszelewski@utoronto.ca

Date: Friday, December 5, 2014
Time: 10:10am - 11:00am
Presenter: Erica Lenton

Learn how to safely operate the Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printers. You must complete this safety training session before you can use our 3D printers.

3D Printing Safety Training

Date: Friday, Dec. 5 10:10am - 11:00am

Location: MADLab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 1 Below, room B112

Presenters: Erica Lenton, Librarian & Mike Spears, MADLab Manager

What's Covered: 

- overview of 3D Printing @ Gerstein + MADLab policies & guidelines for use

- instructions for safe & effective use of the 3D printers

- how to prepare a 3D design file for printing 

- basic design principles

Questions?

Send your questions to gerstein.3Dprinting@utoronto.ca or visit our website at http://guides.library.utoronto.ca.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/3Dprinting