"Savvy Researcher Boot Camp" for graduate students set for Sept. 21, 2019

September 06, 2019 @ 8:15 a.m.

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Auburn University Libraries will be offering its fall edition of the Savvy Researcher Boot Camp on Sept. 21 from 9:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. This once-a-semester bundle of workshops is designed for graduate students who want to take their research skills to a higher level. The Savvy Researcher Boot Camp will take place in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library and Mell Classroom Building. Students may pick and choose between the sessions that interest them.

Registration for the Boot Camp opens on Sept. 6 and space is limited. Visit https://libguides.auburn.edu/savvy_researcher for more information and to register for workshops.

Workshops 60 to 90 minutes in duration include:

  • Writing Literature Reviews, offered by the Office of University Writing)

  • Finding Sources for Your Literature Review

  • Intro to Systematic Reviews

  • Intro to Data Management

  • Zotero 101

  • Intro to EndNote

  • Intro to Mendeley

  • HathiTrust: Finding Primary Source Materials

  • Intro to LaTeX

  • Effective Poster Design

  • Strategic Searching

  • Intro to Library Services

  • Managing Your Scholarly Identity

  • Publishing Your Work: Open Access, Copyright, and AUrora

“Lightning Session” workshops 30 minutes in duration include:

  • Searching Web of Science

  • Research in Engineering Village

  • Searching WorldCat

  • Searching PubMed

  • Researching in Special Collections and Archives

  • How to Read a Scholarly Article

  • Citation Tracking

  • Finding Full Text

  • Making the Most out of Your ORCID ID

  • Managing Documents in the Cloud

  • AU Libraries: We Deliver

Submitted by: Jayson Hill


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