Spring 2022 Workshop Schedule

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Learn skills that will make your research easier, help you create eye-catching publications and infographics, let you plan and execute outstanding videos, and even give you an edge in your job search. Sign up for one of the Library’s spring workshops

Unless otherwise specified, workshops will be held online via Zoom. All workshops are free for Georgetown students, faculty, and staff.

Research Skills and Tools

January 27, 10–11 a.m.: Intro to Zotero
February 4, 1–2 p.m.: Intro to Zotero
February 11, noon–12:45 p.m.: Managing Research Sources and Generating Citations with RefWorks: The Basics
February 15, noon–12:45 p.m.: Researching for your Literature Review

Data Visualization

January 27, 10 a.m.–noon: Introduction to Tableau
February 17, noon–1 p.m. Data Visualization for Total Beginners
March 31, 10–11 a.m. Introduction to Text Mining

Mapping

February 11, 1–3 p.m.: Introduction to ArcGIS Online
February 25, 1–2 p.m.: Introduction to GIS/Digital Maps
March 18, noon–1 p.m.: Introduction to StoryMaps

Professional Skills

February 3, 6–7 p.m.: Publishing Nonfiction Articles
February 15, 3:30–5 p.m.: LinkedIn Makeover. In-person, in the Dubin room. This program is offered in partnership with the Cawley Career Education Center.
March 25, 3:30–5 p.m.: LinkedIn Makeover. In-person, in the Dubin room. This program is offered in partnership with the Cawley Career Education Center.

Graphic Design

January 26, 2–3:30 p.m. Intro to InDesign, part 1
February 9, 2–3:30 p.m. Intro to InDesign, part 2. Prerequisite: Intro to InDesign, part 1.
March 4, 10–11:30 a.m. Intro to InDesign, part 1
March 11, 10–11:30 a.m. Intro to InDesign, part 2. Prerequisite: Intro to InDesign, part 1.

Videography

February 1, 2–3 p.m. Planning for Video Production
February 10, 2–3 p.m. Learn to Edit Video with WeVideo
February 17, 2–3 p.m. Video Editing with Adobe Premiere. In-person, in the Picchi Multimedia Room.
March 1, 2–3 p.m. Planning for Video Production
March 10, 2–3 p.m. Learn to Edit Video with WeVideo
March 15, 2–3 p.m. Video Editing with Adobe Premiere. In-person, in the Picchi Multimedia Room.

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 Library's events listing.

January 18, 5–6 p.m. Introduction to Sewing
January 19, 5–6 p.m. Introduction to Electronics & Arduinos
January 21, 5–6 p.m. Introduction to Woodworking
January 24, 4:30–6 p.m. Designing for the Laser Cutter
February 7, 5–6 p.m. 3D Print Your Head!
February 17, 4:30–6 p.m. Make a USB Charging Station