EndNote Workshops – Manage your citations!! and more

EndNote Workshop: Introduction

Wednesday, January 18 at 2:00-3:00 PM

Library room 230

EndNote is an application designed to store, organize, manage, and format your citations into the appropriate citation style. EndNote can also search and download records automatically form a database and even insert the citation into your document for you. However, it can take time to learn so come to the workshop for an introduction and overview of EndNote. Proof of attendance will be provided so please send your students.

If attendees wish to use their own laptops, please install EndNote on the laptop prior to the session. No time will be available for installation during the session. Download and installation instructions are available at

http://libguides.indstate.edu/content.php?pid=282364&sid=2384358  This can take time so please do not wait until the last minute to install.

 

Additional EndNote Workshops will be offered on

EndNote Workshop: Introduction, Tuesday, February 7 at 11:00 AM

EndNote Workshop: Advanced Wednesday, March 14 at 10:00 AM

EndNote Workshop: Advanced Thursday, April 5 at 2:00 PM

 

Time for Submissions of Undergraduate & Graduate Papers for the Bakerman Award!

The ISU Library’s Bakerman Research Awards deadline for academic year 2011 submissions will be 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20, 2011. Faculty are invited to nominate student papers that were completed and submitted for a course grade during 2011 (spring, summer or fall semesters). The award recognizes papers that both incorporate extraordinary skill and creativity in the application of the services, resources and collections of the ISU Library and clearly demonstrate the use of good information literacy-based research skills. The winning undergraduate author will receive an award of $1,000, and the winning graduate author will receive $1,500. Faculty members nominating the winning papers will receive an award of $250. Recognition for the Bakerman will be included in the Library’s annual Authors & Artists program on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012. Find complete guidelines and downloadable application forms for both student and faculty member at http://library.indstate.edu/about/events/bakerman/.

Bakerman Student Research Awards
Demonstrate excellence in library research skills and writing

ISU Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) Update

140 ISU ETDs have been ingested into the MetaArchive Cooperative distributed digital preservation network. A preservation copy of each ETD is now stored on servers located at Oregon State University, Rice University, the Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) Library Alliance, University of Hull in England, the Consorci de Biblioteques Universitaries de Catalunya in Spain, and the Library of Congress. Congratulations, Lucy Wang, who has spearheaded this initiative!