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 . . .
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 . . .
Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes . . .
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.
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 . . .
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 . . .