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    Research advice, useful tools, and the best resources for your needs curated by librarians.

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    Support for course readings, syllabi, publishing, and open access.

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Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Location: Online

OJS Tips & Tricks is a series of 30 minute practical workshops led by JPS staff. This series is designed to help journal editors learn more about the different features available on your Open Journal Systems (OJS)* website and how they can benefit your journal. 

In this workshop we will go over the options for using OJS for continuous publishing. We will cover:

    What continuous publishing is and why some journals are moving to this model How to implement continuous publishing in OJS using issues or static pages Some considerations and implications for discoverability, DOIs, etc.

*If you are a UofT journal who is not using OJS, you are welcome to join and learn what OJS can do for you.

The workshop will be recorded.

Workshop questions may be directed to Mariya Maistrovskaya, Digital Publishing Librarian at jps@library.utoronto.ca

Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Makerspace. 

Facilitator:

    Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant | User Services, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

Learn the basics for creating a Stop Motion video using Stop Motion Studio app and a mobile phone or tablet.

At the end of the workshop, you will have knowledge of the tools, software and steps needed to make a basic Stop Motion video.


 

 

Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online

This brief orientation covers the key market research databases and other tools available to U of T startups via U of T Libraries. These secondary market research tools can assist startups in business planning and market sizing, as well as completing business model canvases and other milestones. This session is most appropriate for startups who are already working on an idea.

Participants will:

-familiarize themselves with the core research tools and databases offered to startups
-understand how to access e-resources from off-campus
-learn about other workshops and services the library provides for campus entrepreneurs

When: Wednesday, May 19, 12-1 p.m. EST
Where: Online via Zoom (participants will be sent a link prior to the session)
Instructor: Carey Toane, Entrepreneurship Librarian, University of Toronto Libraries, carey.toane@utoronto.ca

Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Makerspace. 

Facilitator:

    Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant | User Services, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

UTSC Library Makerspace users have access to WeVideo, a cloud-based editing platform that allows you to create digital productions such as videos, podcasts and presentations.

This introductory workshop will demonstrate basic functions of the platform. All are welcome to attend the workshop but access to a license is limited to UTSC Library Makerspace community.

If you are not yet a UTSC Library Makerspace user, visit our orientation page: https://utsc.library.utoronto.ca/makerspace

Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Makerspace. 

Facilitator:

    Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant | User Services, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

An introduction to the tools and techniques for 3D printing. Session includes a complimentary 3D print.

At the end of the workshop, you will have general  knowledge of the principles, tools and best practices for 3D printing.

 

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