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This Week's Classes at Dewey: 11/13-11/19

  • Systematic Reviews in Social Work: Evidence based and evidence informed practice is a critical competency for social workers. Learn the key components of a systematic review and how to conduct and document your literature search efficiently and thoroughly.
    Monday, November 14, 2016, 10:00am - 11:00am, Instructor: Elaine Lasda Bergman
  • "Dr. Zotero" is in!: Are you having trouble with Zotero? The doctor is in! Bring your laptop so w can diagnose and treat your Zotero concerns, and get you back to writing that big paper. This personalized, drop-in clinic will cover installing Zotero, adding and organizing citations, integration with Microsoft Word, and creating a bibliography and in-text citations for your specific research topic. For each session, the topics covered will be tailored to attendees’ specific Zotero issues. Registration is not required but preferred. Meet in the Dewey Library classroom, and remember to bring your laptop!
    Monday, November 14, 2016, 2:00pm - 4:00pm, Instructor: Elaine Lasda Bergman
  • Social Welfare Research Seminar: Using Research Resources in Social Welfare. An introduction to using library databases, the library web page, and other Internet resources for research in social welfare.
    Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 10:00am - 11:00am, Instructor: Elaine Lasda Bergman
  • "R-Club" Lunchtime Clinic: Bring your laptop and your questions! The R Project for Statistical Computing is an open source application for statistical computing and graphics. “R Club” is for people who wish to bone up on their skills in using this powerful application, learn about new packages, tips and tricks, but also for experienced R users to share what they’ve learned. While there will be a brief presentation by the facilitator each meeting, the topics covered will be tailored to the specific needs of attendees. Registration is not required but preferred. Meet in the Dewey Library classroom, and remember to bring your laptop!
    Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 12:00pm - 1:30pm, Presenter: Elaine Lasda Bergman
  • Sandbox of Searching: More fun than Trivia Night! Come learn and share your searching prowess with other search experts (neophytes welcome as well). This workshop offers plenty of queries to test your searching methods. Show off your research skills and master techniques with resources available through the University Libraries and the Internet.
    Thursday, November 17, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, Instructor: Carol Anne Germain

Sign up online, call us at 442-3691, email us at dewclass@albany.edu, or register in person at the Dewey Library reference desk.


Interested in more workshops? Check out the iLearn workshops offered by the University Library.


Blog post by Kristen Thornton-De Stafeno

Photo by Rebekah Jarvis-Girtler

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