Events at Kresge This Week (10/7/13)

Title: LaTeX Basics Roundtable Discussion
Date: Monday, October 7, 2013
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Presenter: Shirley Zhao
Location: Kresge Library Conference Room
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: Are you writing your thesis, dissertation, or article in LaTeX? Do you need formatting help or advice on using different packages? This session’s for you! Come join the discussion and get a headstart on using LaTeX more effectively. Bring your own device!

Title: Authorea
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Presenter: Alberto Pepe, Harvard postdoctoral fellow and Authorea co-founder
Location: DCAL, 102 Baker Library
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Lunch provided.
Description:
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Authorea is an innovative – and free! – new collaborative authoring tool for scientists. Join Authorea co-founder Alberto Pepe, postdoctoral researcher at Harvard University and Fellow of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, for a lively presentation and discussion of how Authorea supports the ways scientists collaborate in writing and publishing. He’ll address the relevance of Authorea to the growing open science movement, and share insights into the use of the tool. Bring your questions from your current experiences in writing research papers and scientific articles.This event is co-sponsored by the Dartmouth College Library and the Neukom Institute for Computational Science.


Title: Searching the Computer Science Literature
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Presenter: Shirley Zhao
Location: Kresge Library Conference Room
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: Go beyond arXiv and Google Scholar with a broader overview of the computer science literature and discover tools to help you manage the information you find! Bring your own device!

Title: Chemical Information Sources – Articles & More
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Presenter: Jane Quigley
Location: Kresge Library Conference Room
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: Secure your foundation in the chemical literature.  Overview of article databases, handbooks, and other key sources.

Filed under: Chemistry, Computer Science, Kresge, Publishing, Tech Tips, Workshops

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