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In an effort to prioritize the health and well-being students, the Graduate School’s Office of Professional Development has cancelled all spring 2020 professional development workshops, including Libraries G.R.I.P. workshops, effective 03/12/2020. Please check back for fall 2020 semester offerings.
An introduction for new users. Endnote Basic is a citation management program that is free to Purdue . Besides helping your organize your readings, it integrated with MS Word so you can automatically insert citations into your papers.
Using Social Media in Your Research
Social media data is increasingly used in research across a wide range of disciplines, but incorporating social media into your research can pose many practical and theoretical challenges. This session will introduce key steps in accessing social media data for your project and will review some of the unique methodological and ethical considerations that social media data raises in research.
Using Voyant Tools for Systematic Review Searches
Learn to use Voyant Tools to analyze text from citations to build more robust and comprehensive search strategies. Learn systematic processes for testing and developing.
Conducting a Literature Review
A literature review requires the writer to extensively gather and analyze scholarship related to their topic, to explain how their work fits into the larger conversation, and to justify their own research project. This session will help you find the most relevant and useful sources to review the literature related to your research question and to keep track of what you find.
Intercultural Communication and Mentoring
Intercultural mentoring requires both the mentor and mentee to fluidly move between general situational awareness, cultural situational awareness and situation specific awareness. This project investigates the efficacy of online modules in developing cultural situational awareness among mentors.
Deciding Where to Publish or Present Your Work
Are you having trouble choosing the best place to publish or present your work? Which publications have the biggest impact? This workshop will provide a general overview of factors to consider when choosing venues to publish and present. We will include a discussion of available tools and resources you can use to gather information and make informed decisions.