Library Skills Refresher for Graduate Students
An overview of the services, resources, and research assistance the library provides to support your coursework and research.
Getting Started with the Literature Review for Your Thesis/Dissertation
Librarians will guide you through the process of crafting a thorough and refined literature review.
Beginning EndNote Desktop
EndNote Desktop citation management software is now available to SIU Carbondale faculty and graduate students courtesy of Morris Library. Learn how to most effectively use the software to save you time and headaches! This beginning level workshop will help those that have little to no experience with EndNote. Request a copy of EndNote Desktop from the Office of Information Technology.
3D Printing for Graduate Students
Morris Library has a 3D printer and 3D scanner available for everyone to use. Come find out how 3D printers and scanners work, see a demonstration of the library’s equipment, and learn how 3D technology can benefit you as a graduate student.
This workshop will help students develop an organizational plan for their research data. We will discuss how to plan for your data, how to organize it, and what to do with it once you have it.
Getting Your Thesis or Dissertation Published After Grad School
Learn how to get a book or journal articles published from your finished thesis or dissertation. Topics covered in this workshop include revising your thesis/dissertation for publication, maximizing the number of publications you get from your thesis/dissertation, putting together a book proposal, and much more!
Finding Tests and Measurements
This workshop will give you hands-on experience using library resources to find information on research surveys, questionnaires, scales, tests, etc. Databases covered will include Health and Psychosocial Instruments, Mental Measurements Yearbook, and PsycINFO.
Advanced EndNote Desktop
This workshop will help those who have been using EndNote Desktop for a while. Tips and tricks will be discussed along with topics like sharing libraries, syncing with EndNote Online, importing PDFs, and citing websites in EndNote Desktop. Request a copy of EndNote Desktop from the Office of Information Technology