April – May 2014
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Presenter: Sonnet Ireland, UNO
Just like any tool, the usefulness of Google is determined by the skill of the user. While library databases are ideal for research, it’s important for researchers to understand how to properly use those resources that they will have access to after leaving the University setting. This session will teach you tricks to enhance your Google skills, including Google Scholar, and skills that transfer to other search engines.
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Presenters: Kevin Baggett (LSU Law), Shanna Clevenger (Delgado), & Michael Sartori (McNeese)
While doing inventory may never be ‘fun’, our practical tips and procedures will make the process of inventorying materials in Faculty offices, specific portions of your collection, as well as your entire collection less intimidating. We will give you some ‘road tested’ “do’s” and “do not’s” as well as show you the necessary reports and wizards in Symphony Workflows.
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