To help you and your colleagues more fully integrate these skills into your courses and curriculum, the University Libraries invite you to an intensive one and one-half day seminar.
A $250 honorarium is offered to those who participate.
- Reflect on teaching practices and assignments to improve your students' ability to navigate the literature of your field, critically evaluate information, turn data into meaning, and effectively convey new knowledge
- Explore issues around scientific scholarship, including publishing, copyright and open access to help prepare students to negotiate the publishing world themselves
- Consider strategies for managing your data and be able to advise UROP students and members of your research group on this topic
- Learn how to keep up with the literature and increase your productivity with information gathering and organizational tools
When: Wednesday, May 19, 2010, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, and Thursday, May 20, 2010, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. There will also be a short follow-up meeting in late fall.
Where: 101 Walter Library
Space is limited. Please fill out the registration form below by Monday, May 3. You will receive a confirmation email in early May.
Questions? Please contact Kate Peterson (email@example.com, 612-626-3746)