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Events at GW Libraries

Upcoming events at GW Libraries. You may also want to look at our News & Events page for updates and activities.

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Course Design Institute

The University Teaching & Learning Center’s Course Design Institute is a “bootcamp” style program that guides faculty through the design of a new course or the re-design an existing one in a facilitated, supported environment. Participants experience the iterative, dynamic, and scholarly process of learning-focused course design and the benefits of active learning. 

Date and Time:
Monday, May 22, 2017 (All day) to Friday, May 26, 2017 (All day)
Location: Gelman Library, Rooms 301-302
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Faculty
Using Google Sheets

Like other spreadsheet software, Google Sheets provides powerful tools for aggregating, analyzing, and visualizing data. This workshop covers core features of Sheets, including pivot tables and charts, as well as importing and sharing data.

Date and Time:
Friday, June 23, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 219
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Research Data Workshops
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Workshop

The preservation of complex digital objects, such as software, simulations, and 3D images, requires substantial knowledge of cutting-edge digital stewardship practices and tools as well as successful communication with the stakeholders for those digital objects/resources. This event features three librarians with experience in this field who will introduce the foundations of software preservation and discuss specific challenges and solutions from their own experiences with architectural file preservation and scientific research objects.

Appropriate for librarians of any technological skill level, the...

Date and Time:
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
9:30am to 11:30am
Location: Gelman Library, National Churchill Library and Center (Room 101)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Workshop

Google Forms is a survey tool that allows you to collect, organize, and analyze information quickly. Learn how to set up forms, begin applying scripts or apps, and understand how the information is presented after being collected. 

Date and Time:
Friday, July 14, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 219
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Research Data Workshops
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Workshops

Does Google Drive overwhelm you? Can't find the files that people have shared with you? Attend this session to learn more about file management in Google Drive. Some computers will be provided, but feel free to bring your own laptop. We also will be actively sharing and managing documents so make sure you have your logon! 

Date and Time:
Friday, July 28, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 219
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Research Data Workshops
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
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