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Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Presenter: Dentistry Library
Location: Dentistry Library
Campus: St. George (Downtown) Campus

In this workshop you will learn how to create a library, create and manage groups, import citations from different databases, remove duplications, find full-text, edit output styles, and use the EndNote plugin for MS Word to create and edit bibliographies. NOTE: This workshop takes place at the Dentistry Library, 124 Edward Street, Room 266C.

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Presenter: Dr. Musfer Aldossri
Location: Dentistry Library
Campus: St. George (Downtown) Campus

This workshop provides an introduction to using SPSS to perform common data management and basic statistical analysis tasks. Participants will work through hands-on exercises in SPSS, and will learn to import spreadsheets, manage and edit data, create charts and other visualizations, and run descriptive statistical tests. Note: this workshop will not cover advanced statistical concepts, but participants will be provided with suggested resources for additional skills development. NOTE: This workshop takes place at the Dentistry Library, 124 Edward Street, Room 266C.

Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Chris Kim
Location: Robarts Library
Campus: St. George (Downtown) Campus

Orientation to campus resources for students with startups or interested in startups, including startups and ventures, accelerators, courses and programs, library resources, commercialization, funding opportunities, and Toronto community resources.

You will leave with:

  • knowledge of how the university supports student and faculty startups through space, training, and mentorship
  • an understanding of campus accelerators, pitch competitions, and funding opportunities
  • further library workshops available on the topic of entrepreneurship research
  • a guide of where to go to find more information at U of T and around Toronto

Next session: Wed May 30, 2018, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Electronic Class Room, Fourth Floor, Robarts Library

Instructor: Chris Kim, Entrepreneurship Librarian  |  Gerstein Science Information Centre | csy.kim@utoronto.ca

This session is part of the Entrepreneurship Research Skills co-curricular record. To participate, bring your T-Card and register at the beginning of the session.

Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter: Holly Inglis
Location: Robarts Library
Campus: St. George (Downtown) Campus

Students of all disciplines learn the types of documents available related to company, industry and market research. Includes overview of public versus private companies, subscription resources, government sources of information, and evaluating sources found online.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Develop skills to find and evaluate business information resources
  • Comprehend the basics of market research and industry reports
  • Practice finding relevant industry reports and company information

Next session: Wed May 30, 2018, 12 - 1 p.m.
Location: Electronic Class Room, Fourth floor, Robarts Library

Instructors: Holly Inglis, Public Services Librarian, Rotman. holly.inglis@rotman.utoronto.ca

This session is part of the Entrepreneurship Research Skills co-curricular record. To participate, bring your T-Card and register at the beginning of the session.

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