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This is the primary research guide for Gerontology students and faculty

Past Workshops

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Tracking Research Impact with Bibliometrics

 

Overview of how you can use citation counts to track research impact for individual authors and institutions. Participants will be able to use bibiliometric tools to find and track research impact and identify emerging trends in research.
 
Facilitators: Alyssa Brissett & Kelsey Vukic
 
 

Organize your Research with EndNote Online

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EndNote Online, a web-based citation manager, helps you collect all your citations in one place, store PDFs and stay organized throughout the research and writing process.

Facilitator: Hannah Schilperoort

Organize Your Research with RefWorks

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Refworks, a web-based citation manager allows you to collect all your citations, store PDFs of articles and stay organized throughout the research and writing process.

Facilitator: Melanee Vicedo

Organize Your Research with Zotero

Zotero offers a variety of ways to capture, import and save files. In this workshop you will learn how to collect information on books, journal articles, and websites with a single click and storethem in your Zotero library.

Facilitator: Stacy Williams

APA: Citation and Reference Formatting

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Overview on how to format varying in-text citations and reference sources. Students attending the workshop will be given the opportunity to engage a with hands-on activity to practice the material covered and ask questions.

Facilitator: Kelsey Vukic

#advocacy: Using Twitter to Advocate for Social and Policy Change

 

This webinar will introduce students, particularly in the social and behavioral sciences, to ways we can use Twitter as an advocacy tool. Social media platforms often offer more control, by authors, of the messages sent, more access to the information shared, and more online mobilization of an issue or cause.

Facilitators: Alyssa Brissett & Andy Rutkowski