Gerstein Science Library

Using the Library


Research & Teaching Support


Date: Friday, November 12, 2021
Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location: Online

This virtual workshop will offer an overview of using ProQuest RefWorks, a web-based reference management tool available to U of T students, staff, and faculty. No prior RefWorks knowledge is required. By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Collect and annotate references
  • Organize references using tags, folders, and other features
  • Collaborate and share references
  • Generate citations and bibliographies

Prior to the workshop, please sign up for a RefWorks account using your U of T email address. (Once you've arrived at the login page, click the "Create Account" button.) 

Location: Zoom (details will be shared via email) 

If you have any questions or accessibility needs, please contact Emily Hector at See you then! 

Date: Friday, November 12, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Makerspace. 

WeVideo is a cloud-based editing platform that allows you to create digital productions such as videos, podcasts and presentations. This introductory workshop will demonstrate basic functions of the platform. All are welcome to attend the workshop but access to a license is limited to UTSC Library Makerspace community.

Visit our website to find out how to become a UTSC Library Makerspace user.


Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant | User Services, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Nadia Muhe
Location: Online
Campus: St. George (Downtown) Campus

This hands-on workshop introduces the R statistical programming language in RStudio. Participants can follow along the demonstration on their computer. The topics covered are importing and exploring data, creating graphs, creating new variables and managing data. It is most suitable for new R users or users looking to review their basic knowledge in R.

Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTM

Interested in using Twitter to up your networking game and benefit your academic career? This hands-on session covers Twitter best practices and etiquette, hacks to find the right community, and other tips to maximize your social media use as a researcher. That next collaboration may be just around the corner!

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