What is Open Data?

What is Open Data?

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 3:00 PM to Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 4:00 PM

Join USA Scholarly Communications Librarian Eric Robinson for a brief discussion of the "open data" movement. We will discuss the benefits of sharing and accessing research data, important considerations when sharing research data, and how [email protected]

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Virtual Office Hours

Virtual Office Hours

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 11:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Drop in to ask a librarian your questions! This option is more robust than library chat because we can share screens and walk you through more complicated topics and problems.

This session is with Librarian Eric Robinson.

Thursdays, 9:00 PM PT /...

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Searching Web of Science

Searching Web of Science

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

The USA Library now has access to the Web of Science Core Collection index, which includes indexing of over 21,000 high-quality scientific journals. This session will cover the basic features for searching Web of Science, including coverage of the...

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eBooks in the Time of Quarantine: USA Library

eBooks in the Time of Quarantine: USA Library's eBook Collection

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Interested in learning about the USA Library’s eBook collection? Stop by on Monday, September 28th @ 9pm ET/6pm PT for a live webinar about all things eBook-related. 

Click HERE to access the online classroom. 

Can’t make a webinar? Check ...

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Librarian Live! Literature Search Edition

Librarian Live! Literature Search Edition

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Date and Time of Event: Tuesday, September 29, 3:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM ET

Your librarian, Matthew Chase, will be hosting a livestream as he searches the literature. Join in any time during the session to hang out with everyone, chat about literature...

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Virtual Office Hours

Virtual Office Hours

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 11:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Drop in to ask a librarian your questions! This option is more robust than library chat because we can share screens and walk you through more complicated topics and problems.

This session is with Librarian Eric Robinson.

Thursdays, 9:00 PM PT /...

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Searching for (E)Quality: Bias in the Literature Search

Searching for (E)Quality: Bias in the Literature Search

Monday, October 5, 2020 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Date and Time: Monday, October 5, 3:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM ET

Join your librarian, Matthew Chase, as we explore the implications of cognitive bias and systematic bias in the literature search. We will also cover how we can work to mitigate their effe...

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Get Organized!  Using Organization & Storage Tools for Research Projects

Get Organized! Using Organization & Storage Tools for Research Projects

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Join us Tuesday, October 6th @ 9pm (ET)/6pm (PT) and we'll take a look at all of the organization and storage tools available to you through the USA Library. Topics include: setting up user accounts in subject databases, creating personal folder...

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Virtual Office Hours

Virtual Office Hours

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 11:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Drop in to ask a librarian your questions! This option is more robust than library chat because we can share screens and walk you through more complicated topics and problems.

This session is with Librarian Eric Robinson.

Thursdays, 9:00 PM PT /...

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Citation Managers: Introduction to Zotero

Citation Managers: Introduction to Zotero

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Join us Monday, October 12th @9pm (ET)/6pm (PT) and we’ll dive into Zotero, a free and easy-to-use citation manager. Get a head start on next term! 

Click HERE to access the session. 

Can’t make a webinar? Check out the Webinars tab and...

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