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Wed, Aug 5, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discu

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — August 5, 2015


Sakai Quick Start

Tue, Aug 18, 2015: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) This workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and staff preparing to use Sakai the knowledge necessary to create and manage a course or project site. During the session, we will provide an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used tools and how to navigage the settings of a site.

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — August 18, 2015


Warpwire: Streaming Videos and More

Thu, Aug 20, 2015: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Learn how to use Duke's newest streaming service, Warpwire. We will cover how to create a library (in Sakai and the standalone website), share with groups and indivduals, upload films, audio, images, and webcam recordings. The workshop will also cover the changes to the multimedia discussion tool in Sakai, Voice Thread.

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — August 20, 2015


Duke University Libraries: Movie on the Quad

Duke University Libraries will sponsor a film on the Quadrangle on Wednesday, August 26th at 9pm. The East Campus Libraries-Lilly Library and the Music Library-are at the center of your academic work and leisure activities. We have librarians on call all day to provide you with research assistance in person, via telephone and chat reference. In addition, don't forget Lilly Library's exceptional DVD collection as well as the Music Library's truly wonderful collection of CD's representing music

Public Event — August 26, 2015


DVS Workshop: OpenRefine: Data Mining and Transformations, Text Normalization

Wed, Sep 9, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) OpenRefine is a modern data wrangling tool used to resolve common and obscure data cleaning challenges. In this workshop you will explore data without becoming a programmer, easily find patterns and facets, detect and clean inconsistencies, and exert the power of a data enginneer without learning C++ or Python. OpenRefine suppo

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 9, 2015


DVS Workshop: Basic Data Cleaning and Analysis for Data Tables

Tue, Sep 15, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Tables of data, like those you see in spreadsheets or relational databases, are the foundation of most data-driven research today. There are many pitfalls of working with these tables, though, that most people end up having to learn the hard way. In this workshop, we'll take a dataset that has a variety of different properties

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 15, 2015


Easy Mobile App Development with Appery

Tue, Sep 15, 2015: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM Edge: Workshop Room Appery.io is one of a new breed of mobile app development services that reduces the time and effort needed to build an app by leveraging a web-based, visual "programming" environment. You lay out the screens with drag-and-drop components, tie buttons to actions with pre-populated, drop-down menus, and can even call remote web services by literally drawing lines bet

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 15, 2015


DVS Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS

Wed, Sep 16, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Do you want to find out how geographic information (GIS) software can aid your research? This class will provide an overview of how ArcGIS software can help you analyze or visualize digital data that has a locational component, as well as discuss starting points for obtaining data and ways for managing your GIS project. Exampl

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 16, 2015


DVS Workshop: Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

Fri, Sep 18, 2015: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Tableau Public (now available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly create interactive visualizations of their research and business analytics data. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of the structure of the program and

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 18, 2015


DVS Workshop: Introduction to Stata

Tue, Sep 22, 2015: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Introcution to Stata focuses on core concepts neccessary for using Stata in a research setting. This workshop provides a hands on overview of how to load, manage, manipulate, and an

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — September 22, 2015


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