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Library Seminars: 30 October - 2 November 2012

Author: Suna Kıraç Library

QUALTRICS: Survey wizard

Tuesday, 30th of October at 15.00, Library Meeting Room by Mithat Zencir

Surveys are extremely important research tools in a number of academic fields. Qualtrics simplifies the preparation of surveys. In this instructional session, we will give information about how to prepare a survey using Qualtrics

 

Access Freely: Open Access Resources in Science & Engineering

Wednesday, 31st of October at 15.00, Library Meeting Room by Sina Mater

Today, under the conditions of scientific information is very expensive and limitid access to resources, Open access pages have been getting more important  option as you can use resources easily without paying any fee. They are created  to maintain scientific circle and  include true and academic knowledge. If you need a different resource perspective , come and join our seminar  to explore this free scientific world together.

 

Become an Advanced Google Searcher

Thursday, 1st of November at 15.00, Library Meeting Room by Ersan Dur

Google is so easy to use, why take this tutorial? If you’re like many people, you use only a small number of Google’s services and features. The more you know about how Google works, its features and capabilities, the better it can serve your needs.

 

Zotero:  A personal research assistant.

Friday, 2nd of November at 15.00, Library Meeting Room by Çiğdem Yıldırım

Zotero  is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. It lives right where you do your work in the web browser itself.

Zotero collects all your research in a single, searchable interface. You can add PDFs, images, audio and video files, snapshots of web pages, and really anything else. Zotero automatically indexes the full-text content of your library, enabling you to find exactly what you're looking for with just a few keystrokes.

At the end of this seminar, you are going to learn how to add the content  you have to  your personel library with a single click. Whether you're searching for a preprint on arXiv.org, a journal article from JSTOR, a news story from the New York Times, or a book from the library catalog, Zotero has you covered with support for thousands of sites.