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Z. Smith Reynolds Library: Events and Classes

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    • Creative Commons Licenses: What Does BY-NC-ND-SA Even Mean?

    • Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Creative Commons licenses are a useful way to let others know how they can reuse your copyrighted works. But the mix of combinations, from Non-Commercial to Share-Alike, are not always well understood. Join us to learn more about how the Creative Commons licenses can maximize the impact and reach . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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    • Introduction to Text Analysis with HathiTrust Research Tools

    • Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    •  Learn more about the HathiTrust Digital Library and its text-mining tools that allow researchers to analyze the content of the library's 16 million volumes. This hands-on session will introduce participants to the HathiTrust+Bookworm tool for lexical trend discovery and the HathiTrust . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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    • Keeping Your Data Tidy: An Introduction to OpenRefine

    • Thursday, November 1st, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Research in its raw form is often messy. OpenRefine is a free tool that scholars can use to examine, clean, and add structure to the information they gather. Learn more about this powerful tool and how it can support your own research.
    • Location: ZSR Library 667 (Digital Scholarship Conf. Room)
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    • The RIGHT way to CITE: An overview of citations styles

    • Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Does the idea of doing your bibliography at the end of a paper stress you out? Need help with parenthetical citations or footnotes while you are writing? This one-hour workshop will take students through the basics of MLA, APA, and Chicago citation formats. We will cover . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 477
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    • Fair Use for You

    • Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    • Fair use is a powerful provision in the copyright law that gives us the right to use copyrighted works without permission of the owners under certain circumstances. Those circumstances are common in both teaching and scholarship, yet fair use remains an under-used and misunderstood right. Join us . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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