MSU Events Calendar http://events.msu.edu/?calendarid=default en-us An Introduction To MSU Commons http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1673450011589
Training

MSU Commons is an open access platform for connecting with other scholars, sharing your work, and developing your online presence. On MSU Commons, you can deposit your scholarly and educational work in an open access repository, join discussion groups and collaborate in your areas of interest, create a WordPress site to host a multitude of content (including course content), and establish a digital presence that allows to you find other members, publications, and networks related to your work. This workshop will provide an introduction to the four key areas of MSU Commons (Profiles, Groups, Sites, and CORE deposits) as well as focus on ways and reasons to use MSU Commons for courses. Time will be provided for questions.]]>
1673450011589 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/10/2023 10:00am - 11:30am 10:00am 11:30am 10:00 11:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10164208 2023-01-12 09:47:32
Mendeley Demonstration and Q&A http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1668575573579
Training

This is an overview of the citation management program Mendeley, utilizing the Mendeley Reference Manager and Mendeley Online Library. In this overview, participants will be shown: The sections and usefulness of different organizing features, How to import references from MSU's online catalog and article databases, And how to create in-text citations and bibliographies in a Word document using Mendeley Cite.]]>
1668575573579 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/10/2023 2:00pm - 3:30pm 2:00pm 3:30pm 14:00 15:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9908848 2022-11-16 14:25:26
Learn QGIS: Making a color shaded map in QGIS (In Person) http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1670858517123
Training

Learn the basics of QGIS, the free open-source geospatial software-this workshop will demonstrate how to make a choropleth (color shaded) map and place graduated symbols representing data on it, load shape-files and .csv table files into QGIS, join data to spatial information and edit features. ]]>
1670858517123 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/15/2023 4:00pm - 5:30pm 4:00pm 5:30pm 16:00 17:30 12 Training Main Library free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9961827 2023-01-12 09:50:54
Learn QGIS: Making a color shaded map in QGIS (Online) http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1670858618144
Training

Learn the basics of QGIS, the free open-source geospatial software-this workshop will demonstrate how to make a choropleth (color shaded) map and place graduated symbols representing data on it, load shape-files and .csv table files into QGIS, join data to spatial information and edit features. ]]>
1670858618144 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/15/2023 4:00pm - 5:30pm 4:00pm 5:30pm 16:00 17:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9961834 2023-01-12 09:50:56
Book Design Workshop using MS Word http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1671153610104
Training

Need to print a book for a class or personal use but don't know where to start? Library staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to book design and library publishing services. Topics for this workshop include File requirements for printing Copyright compliance Book design basics How to set up interior and cover files for books Time-saving design tools in MS Word File submission through MSU FileDepot]]>
1671153610104 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/21/2023 1:00pm - 3:00pm 1:00pm 3:00pm 13:00 15:00 12 Training Main Library free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10006287 2023-01-12 09:52:26
Mendeley Demonstration and Q&A http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1668575760355
Training

This is an overview of the citation management program Mendeley, utilizing the Mendeley Reference Manager and Mendeley Online Library. In this overview, participants will be shown: The sections and usefulness of different organizing features, How to import references from MSU's online catalog and article databases, And how to create in-text citations and bibliographies in a Word document using Mendeley Cite.]]>
1668575760355 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 02/24/2023 9:00am - 10:30am 9:00am 10:30am 9:00 10:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9908883 2022-11-16 14:25:27
How to Georeference: Turn Historical Maps Into Data (In Person) http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1670858745798
Training

In this workshop you will learn how to give spatial information to a historical map in order to incorporate it into a GIS (Geographic Information System), a process called georeferencing. Information can then be extracted from the map and turned into data via digitization. This workshop will demonstrate this process using the open-source software QGIS. ]]>
1670858745798 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 03/15/2023 4:00pm - 5:30pm 4:00pm 5:30pm 16:00 17:30 12 Training Main Library free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9961837 2023-01-12 09:52:54
How to Georeference: Turn Historical Maps Into Data (Online) http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1670858853981
Training

In this workshop you will learn how to give spatial information to a historical map in order to incorporate it into a GIS (Geographic Information System), a process called georeferencing. Information can then be extracted from the map and turned into data via digitization. This workshop will demonstrate this process using the open-source software QGIS. ]]>
1670858853981 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 03/15/2023 4:00pm - 5:30pm 4:00pm 5:30pm 16:00 17:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/9961846 2023-01-12 09:52:55
Photo Book Workshop using Microsoft Word http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1671302863722
Training

Learn how to use Microsoft Word to design a photo book you can print at MSU Libraries Publishing Services. In this free workshop, you will learn: How to change the page size and margins How to insert images How to crop, resize, and rotate images How to position the image, use text wrap, and add effects How to create a text style for your photo captions How to add page numbers How to export your photo book to PDF]]>
1671302863722 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 03/22/2023 12:00pm - 2:00pm 12:00pm 2:00pm 24:00 14:00 12 Training Main Library free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10006282 2023-01-12 09:53:02
Intro to CNC Routing http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1671303019957
Training

Curious how CNC routing works? Wanting to learn how to design files for our ShopBot Max CNC router? Join us to learn how a CNC works and how to create designs for cutting wood in 2.5 dimensions and up to 3x2 feet in size!]]>
1671303019957 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 03/28/2023 3:00pm - 5:00pm 3:00pm 5:00pm 15:00 17:00 12 Training Main Library free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10050428 2023-01-12 09:53:03
Zotero Workshop http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1673450415673
Training

An introduction to the free open source citation management program Zotero. In this workshop, participants will learn how to: Download references from MSU's article databases and websites Format citations and bibliographies in a Word document Create groups and share references with other users Registration for this event is required; registration closes 15 minutes before the event begins. You will receive a link to join a Zoom meeting before the workshop. Please complete Zotero installation and setup before the session: https://libguides.lib.msu.edu/zotero/setup. Questions or need more information? Contact the MSU Libraries Zotero training team at lib.dl.zotero@msu.edu. To schedule a separate session for your class or research group, please contact the Zotero team at lib.dl.zotero@msu.edu.]]>
1673450415673 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 03/29/2023 1:00pm - 2:30pm 1:00pm 2:30pm 13:00 14:30 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10201472 2023-01-12 09:53:05
Book Design Workshop using MS Word http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1671153831468
Training

Need to print a book for a class or personal use but don't know where to start? Library staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to book design and library publishing services. Topics for this workshop include File requirements for printing Copyright compliance Book design basics How to set up interior and cover files for books Time-saving design tools in MS Word File submission through MSU FileDepot]]>
1671153831468 83 Administration Administration http://www.lib.msu.edu 04/13/2023 10:00am - 12:00pm 10:00am 12:00pm 10:00 24:00 12 Training Online free Holly Flynn 517-884-0901 flynnhol@msu.edu https://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/10006306 2023-01-12 09:53:10