Workshops

The library hosts regularly scheduled workshops on specific topics to help UTD students, faculty, and staff improve their library and research-related skills.

Please register to attend one or all of our workshops.

 

Library Basic Skills

“Library Basic Skills” is a workshop series designed to assist student with learning how to find research resources.

 

Introduction to Discover

Discover is the single biggest search option at McDermott Library, which can get you started finding articles, books, DVDs, streaming media, and tons of other formats. If you don’t know where to look, or what you need yet, Discover can get you started!

 

Date: Wednesday, February 12
Time: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Questions? Email Library Instruction Services


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Date: Wednesday, March 11
Time: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Questions? Email Library Instruction Services


Topic TBA

Date: Wednesday, April 8
Time: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Questions? Email Library Instruction Services

 


Library Level Up

 

Topic TBA

 

Date: Wednesday, March 25
Time: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Please Register to Attend


Topic TBA

 

Date: Wednesday, April 15
Time: 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Please Register to Attend

 

 


Unlocking Research Money

 

Finding Grant and Fellowship Funding Today

The Office of Research, The Office of Graduate Studies and the Eugene McDermott Library will host a demonstration of Pivot, a ProQuest database provided by the University of Texas at Dallas to assist researchers in finding funding opportunities. During this demonstration, you will have the opportunity to create your personalized profile which will automatically send you targeted funding opportunities via e-mail.

This class is open to all UTD students, faculty and staff interested in researching funding opportunities: New faculty, post-docs, grad students and Principle Investigators/administrators.

 

Date: Thursday, February 13
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Registration Required. To register for the workshop, please contact Loreen Henry.


Finding Grant and Fellowship Funding Today

The Office of Research, The Office of Graduate Studies and the Eugene McDermott Library will host a demonstration of Pivot, a ProQuest database provided by the University of Texas at Dallas to assist researchers in finding funding opportunities. During this demonstration, you will have the opportunity to create your personalized profile which will automatically send you targeted funding opportunities via e-mail.

This class is open to all UTD students, faculty and staff interested in researching funding opportunities: New faculty, post-docs, grad students and Principle Investigators/administrators.

 

Date: Thursday, March 12
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Registration Required. To register for the workshop, please contact Loreen Henry.


Finding Grant and Fellowship Funding Today

The Office of Research, The Office of Graduate Studies and the Eugene McDermott Library will host a demonstration of Pivot, a ProQuest database provided by the University of Texas at Dallas to assist researchers in finding funding opportunities. During this demonstration, you will have the opportunity to create your personalized profile which will automatically send you targeted funding opportunities via e-mail.

This class is open to all UTD students, faculty and staff interested in researching funding opportunities: New faculty, post-docs, grad students and Principle Investigators/administrators.

 

Date: Thursday, April 9
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: MC 2.524

Registration Required. To register for the workshop, please contact Loreen Henry.

 


Mango Languages

 

Meet MANGO, an online language learning software offering your choice of 71 different languages along with specialty courses in culture and etiquette. McDermott Librarians will show you how to access Mango! and get started learning on your own.

If you would like to learn how to use this amazing tool schedule a one-on-one hands on tutorial with one of our librarians.

 

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