Data for Social Justice workshops

The Graduate Center Library is offering a series of workshops on collecting, analyzing, and mapping data for social justice. Register for one or all three sessions by clicking the title of the workshop. Questions? Contact the reference desk by phone 212.817.7077 or email.

Data for Social Justice part 1: Finding Data March 6, 6.30-8pm

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SPSS Workshops Register Now!

The library is offering basic and advanced SPSS workshops in March. Register by clicking on the title. Questions? Contact the Reference Dept at 212.817.7077 or by email

Basic SPSS March 5, 6.30-8pm

This class will give a general overview of the SPSS statistical package: What is it? What can it do? What do you need . . . → Read More: SPSS Workshops Register Now!

WordPress Workshop is Full

Due to popular demand, the WordPress workshop on March 6th is full. We are planning a second workshop, so please check back with us soon. Thank you.

WordPress Workshop: March 6

Want to create a website to showcase your academic work? Organizing a conference and need an accompanying website? Interested in starting your own blog? WordPress allows you to do all this and more with ease. Join Stephen Klein, GC Digital Services Librarian, for a hands-on introduction to the blog and website platform WordPress, Thursday March . . . → Read More: WordPress Workshop: March 6

Workshops: Research Metrics and Data Management, 11/21

Research Metrics for the Rest of Us

Come learn how scholarly output is measured (through impact factors, citation counts, h-index and more!) and why it matters for you

When: Thursday, Nov. 21, 4.15-5.15 pm

Where: C196.03 (concourse level of the library)


Planning for Data Management

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Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

Research in Art and Art History: An Orientation to Resources at the New York Public Library (this workshop takes place at the NYPL) Wednesday, Nov. 20th 6-7 pm

Librarians and curators from the Art & Architecture and Photography Divisions will go over how to locate items across the Library’s special collections, begin more specific research . . . → Read More: Workshop: Research in Art History at NYPL, 11/20

Zotero & RefWorks Workshops Nov. 11-13

The library is offering hands-on training of the citation managers Zotero and RefWorks Nov. 11-13. Both Zotero and RefWorks provide an easy solution to managing pdfs and citations. They also make creating bibliographies and entering references into papers a breeze.

Zotero for the Sciences Monday, Nov. 11, 12-1 pm

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Library, Mediacamp, and Digital Initiatives Calendars

Want to organize your notes? See who’s reading your blog? Compose snappier tweets? Correlate words in a document? Check the GC Digital Initiatives Calendar for a rich listing of events and workshops. The GC Library calendar and the JustPublics@365 MediaCamp offerings are cross-listed there.

Workshop Oct 29 – Historical Documentation

Using Historical Diplomatic Documentation in the 21st Century: A Workshop from the Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State

When: Tuesday, October 29th, 4-5pmWhere: Where: Graduate Center C-Level, Room C415B

What: This workshop will demonstrate how to utilize the Foreign Relations of the United States official documentary history series to conduct research on the . . . → Read More: Workshop Oct 29 – Historical Documentation

Workshops Oct. 22 – ArcGIS and Research Metrics

Don’t delay! Register now for the following workshops taking place on Tuesday, Oct. 22 both classes will be taught by visiting librarian Meg Smith.

Intro to ArcGIS- This workshop will introduce the ArcMap user interface and the fundamentals of interacting with spatial datasets in ArcGIS mapping software. RSVP Tuesday, Oct. 22, 4.15-5.15 pm Research Metrics . . . → Read More: Workshops Oct. 22 – ArcGIS and Research Metrics