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Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Map & Data Library

Learn to create simple charts and graphs, basic calculations, and pivot tables using Microsoft Excel. This workshop also includes an introduction to macros.

Note that this workshop will be for Windows only.

Prerequisite: You must be comfortable using a computer and navigating desktop programs on your own. This workshop is best suited to students who are familiar with other Microsoft Office software such as Microsoft Word.

Location: Robarts Library, 5th Floor, Room 5-053. Map & Data Library Computer Lab

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Map & Data Library

Participants will learn the basics of this online mapping and GIS in a web platform.  Topics covered will include: Geocoding, Symbology, Scale Dependencies, Map Labeling, Popup Management, etc.

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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This webinar will cover how NVivo can assist with your research in the following ways:

  • Transcription: New NVivo Transcription tool that can be your automated transcription assistant. Quality assessment of articles
  • Literature Review: Efficiently organize and tag literature, easily keep track of critical quotes, and track ideas across many articles
  • Coding: Code your literature, interviews, surveys, and any other data you may collect in a single, convenient location and analyze all your data for multiple articles in one NVivo project
  • Analyzing Data: Using queries to uncover potential themes, understand words in context, and explore relationships
  • Findings: Gather together all your research findings in a single location, making it easy to link your literature and your data, and to easily find quotes to illustrate themes
  • Publish: With all your data organized and analyzed in an NVivo project, writing happens quickly and easily. Generate rich visualizations in NVivo, which can be exported and included in an article or presentation
Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: OISE Library

Understanding how to find and access scholarly information is an important piece of graduate-level research. Join an OISE librarian to learn how to effectively search the University of Toronto’s extensive library collection, including: 
  • Creating a search strategy;
  • Accessing databases, journal articles, books, and more through the library website; &
  • Gaining knowledge of available library resources and services.

Note: This session will focus on searching for resources in the field of education.

Location: OISE Education Commons, 3rd Floor, Lab 6

Please contact Emily Hector ( with any questions or accessibility concerns.

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