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Fall Workshops at Northwestern University Libraries

Modified: September 25, 2017

See your Events Calendar for all events and workshops 

CITATION MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE WORKSHOPS
 
Cite Smarter & Manage Your Research – EndNote
Date: 10/5/2017
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B238; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
https://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/520938
Register
 
Cite Smarter & Manage Your Research – Zotero
Date: 10/13/2017
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B238; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
https://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/520939
Register
 
Cite Smarter & Manage Your Research – Mendeley
Date: 10/17/2017
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B238; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/520962
Register
 
 
DATA ANALYSIS WORKSHOPS  
 
Introduction to R Statistical Programming
Date: 10/4/2017
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am
Location: Mudd Library, Room 2124; 2233 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521612

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Date: 10/13/2017 
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am
Location: Mudd Library, Room 2124; 2233 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521614
Description: Learn how to use this free tool for statistical computing. This workshop will cover setting up R, importing data, descriptive statistics and running linear regression models. Basic knowledge of statistics is recommended. Register 
 
Intermediate R
Date: 11/10/2017 
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Location: Mudd Library, Room 2124; 2233 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521615
Description: For those that have competed the Introduction to R workshop and want to move past of basics of R and work on using some of the most used packages like ggplot2 and dplyr. Register 
 
Data Manipulation with Excel
Date: 10/6/2017 
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 am
Location: University Libraries, Room B238; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521834
Description: Learn the useful functions and techniques for data manipulation and cleaning using Microsoft Excel such as vlookup, index, functions with series and more.Register 
 
Introduction to STATA
Date: 10/18/2017
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 am
Location: Location: University Libraries, Room B234; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521628
Description: Learn how to use this tool for statistical computing. This workshop will cover an overview of the interface, importing data, descriptive statistics and running linear regression models. Basic knowledge of statistics is recommended. Register 
 
GIS WORKSHOPS  
 
Introduction to Desktop GIS
Date: 10/4/2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B234; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521684

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Date: 11/2/2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B234; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521663
Description: In this beginner class learn about using GIS to make a map and begin doing spatial analysis. You will learn how to make a basic map, edit and interact with data, and the fundamentals of GIS data organization. Register 
 
Intermediate Desktop GIS
Date: 10/17/2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Location: University Libraries, Room B234; 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521664
Description: Build on your introductory GIS knowledge with this workshop. Learn how to do spatial joins, definition queries, custom labeling and more. Register 
 
Introduction to Web GIS
Date: 10/10/2017
Times: 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Location: Mudd Library, Room 2124; 2233 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521667

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Date: 10/25/2017 
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Location: Mudd Library, Room 2124; 2233 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL
http://planitpurple.northwestern.edu/event/521685
Description: In this beginner workshop you will learn how to build a web enabled map using ArcGIS Online as well as how to make a story map. Register 

Training Grant Director, Professional Development, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities