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Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Time: 6:10pm - 7:00pm
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: Tuesday, Nov. 4 6:10pm - 7:00pm

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: Thursday, November 6, 2014
Time: 5:30pm - 6:50pm
Presenter: Erica Lenton

Engineering Undergraduate Library Skills Workshop Series

This workshop series will help you learn how to find, evaluate, and organize quality information sources for your assignments. The 80-minute sessions taught by librarians, include hands-on activities to explore essential research tools and techniques. 

You can take the workshops individually or take all three for credit in the Co-Curricular Record. Each workshop will be offered several times over the year - check back for more dates.

Engineering Undergraduate Library Skills: Finding Information

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014, 5:30-6:50pm

Location: Gerstein Instruction Lab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 2nd Floor.

Get help with knowing where to look for the information you need and where to start the research process. Get tips on how to choose the right search tool, creating useful searches and accessing resources both online and in the library. The workshop will include lecture, hands-on activities and discussion. 

Questions? Please contact Angela Henshilwood 

Other workshops in the series:

  • Evaluating Information
  • Organizing Information

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Date: Friday, November 7, 2014
Time: 10:10am - 11:30am
Presenter: Erica Lenton

Engineering Undergraduate Library Skills Workshop Series

This workshop series will help you learn how to find, evaluate, and organize quality information sources for your assignments. The 80-minute sessions taught by librarians, include hands-on activities to explore essential research tools and techniques. 

You can take the workshops individually or take all three for credit in the Co-Curricular Record. Each workshop will be offered several times over the year - check back for more dates.

Engineering Undergraduate Library Skills: Finding Information

Date: Friday, November 7, 2014, 10:10 - 11:30am

Location: Gerstein Instruction Lab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 2nd Floor.

Get help with knowing where to look for the information you need and where to start the research process. Get tips on how to choose the right search tool, creating useful searches and accessing resources both online and in the library. The workshop will include lecture, hands-on activities and discussion. 

Questions? Please contact Angela Henshilwood 

Other workshops in the series:

  • Evaluating Information
  • Organizing Information

 https://ccr.utoronto.ca/content/documents/fileItemController/CCR%20-%20small.jpg  

Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time: 10:10am - 10:55am
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: Wednesday, Oct. 29 10:10 - 10: 55

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: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time: 1:10pm - 2:00pm
Presenter: Erica Lenton

Location: Gerstein Science Information Centre, Instruction Lab, 2nd Floor

Instructor: Tracy Zahradnik

Description: 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.

This workshop also include a short demonstration of EndNote (a different citation management software) so you can compare these two tools to find one that works best for your needs.