Fall 2022 Workshop Schedule

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Learn skills that will make your research easier and better, help you create eye-catching data visualizations and maps, let you plan and execute exciting videos, and even give you an edge in your job search. Attend one of the Library’s fall workshops!

All workshops are free and open to all Georgetown students, faculty, and staff.

General Research Skills and Tools

September 14, 4:30–5:30 p.m.: Basic Business Research
September 27, 12:30–1:30 p.m.: Getting Started with Zotero
October 6, 2–3 p.m.: Literature Review for Thesis Writers
October 7, 10–11 a.m.: Intro to Basic Text Mining
October 13, 2–3 p.m.: Research Game Plan for Thesis Writers
October 20, 10–11 a.m.: Getting Started with Zotero
November 17, Noon–1:30 p.m.: Basic Business Research

Resource-Specific Workshops
September 13, 3–4 p.m.: Web of Science
October 3, 2–3 p.m.: Reaxys Workshop
October 5, 11 a.m.–noon: Reaxys Workshop

Data Visualization
September 30, 1–2 p.m.: Data Visualization for Total Beginners

Mapping
September 16, 10 a.m.–noon: Introduction to ArcGIS Online
September 22, 1–3 p.m.: Intro to Tableau
September 23, 1–2 p.m.: Introduction to StoryMaps

Professional Skills
October 11, 2:30–3:30 p.m.: LinkedIn Profile Basics
October 19, 4:30–6 p.m.: Publishing Your Nonfiction: Promoting Ideas, Insights, and Yourself
November 18, 2:30–3:30 p.m.: LinkedIn Profile Basics

Graphic Design
September 14, 2–3:30 p.m.: Intro to InDesign, part 1
September 21, 2–3:30 p.m.: Intro to InDesign, part 2. Prerequisite: Intro to InDesign, part 1.
October 28, 10–11:30 a.m.: Intro to InDesign, part 1
November 4, 10–11:30 a.m.: Intro to InDesign, part 2. Prerequisite: Intro to InDesign, part 1.

Videography
October 11, 2–3 p.m.: Planning for Video Production
October 13, 2–3 p.m.: Learn to Edit Video with WeVideo
October 25, 2–3 p.m.: Video Editing with Adobe Premiere.

Maker Hub Workshops
The Maker Hub will offer dozens of workshops this semester on printmaking, woodworking, sewing, 3D printing, and much more. For a full list of maker workshops, visit the Maker Hub page.