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OARDC Library

Location Symbol: ARD

Fisher Auditorium
1680 Madison Ave.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Voice: (330) 263-3773
Fax: (330) 263-3689
library_oardc@osu.edu


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Monday-Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed

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Research Commons

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These sessions take place in Columbus.  If you would like to request live-streaming for any event, please contact Josh Sadvari (researchcommons@osu.edu) at least one week prior to the workshop date.  If you plan to attend the Columbus session, please visit the Events page to register for specific sessions.​

September 2015

Grants for Graduate Students: How to Successfully Apply for a CGS Grant (Workshop)

September 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Thompson Library (Room 165), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 

Are you a graduate student interested in research, conference travel, and professional development grants available to you through the Council of Graduate Students (CGS)? Want to know how to push your CGS grant application over the top? Join us to learn the ins and outs of applying for the Global Gateway Grant, Ray Travel Award, Career Development Grant, and Hayes Research Forum. Who: OSU graduates When: Wednesday, September 16, 12:00 – 1:30pm Where: Thompson Library, Room 165

 

Guidelines for Keeping a Good Lab Notebook (Workshop)

September 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 

Did you know that keeping good records of your research is crucial to a successful project in any field of study? Are you an undergraduate or graduate researcher working in a laboratory, where you are asked to keep a lab notebook? This session will teach you how to maintain and organize your lab notebook to keep track of protocols, experiments, and results. Join Dr. Marcela Hernandez to learn the secrets to a great lab notebook, whether you are currently in…

 

Zotero Basics: Best Practices for Citation Management (Workshop)

September 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 

Are you interested in using citation management software for your next writing project but not sure where to start? Want to learn more about how citation management software can make your life easier when it comes to collecting, organizing, and citing published works? Join the Libraries’ Research Services for an overview of how you can use Zotero to organize your references, create bibliographies, and more as you prepare for your next paper or publication. BYOD – Attendees are highly encouraged…

 

October 2015

Blogging for Academics: Research as a Conversation (Workshop)

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 

Do you maintain a blog to highlight and discuss your research, or are you thinking about starting one? Are you wondering whether or not blogging about research is the right fit for you? Join Melanie Schlosser, OSU’s Digital Publishing Librarian to learn about the ways in which blogging can increase the visibility and reach of your research, along with some practical tips for making your blog successful! Who: OSU faculty, graduates, and postdocs When: Wednesday, October 7, 4:00 – 5:00pm…

 

RefWorks Basics: Best Practices for Citation Management (Workshop)

October 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 United States 

Are you interested in using citation management software for your next writing project but not sure where to start? Want to learn more about how citation management software can make your life easier when it comes to collecting, organizing, and citing published works? Join the Libraries’ Research Services for an overview of how you can use RefWorks to organize your references, create bibliographies, and more as you prepare for your next paper or publication. BYOD – Attendees are highly encouraged…

 

November 2015

Keys to Research Success: Keeping Your Data Organized (Workshop)

November 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210

Tired of searching for lost files? Worried the spreadsheet you’re editing isn’t the most recent version of your data? Looking for a better way to keep track of your methods and results? Join Amanda Rinehart, OSU’s Data Management Services Librarian, to learn more about creating a file naming system, tracking versions, and maintaining meaningful metadata for your research projects. Who: OSU graduates and undergraduates When: Tuesday, November 3, 5:00 – 6:00pm Where: Thompson Library, Room 150 A/B

 

Finding Funding and Getting Grants (Workshop)

November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Thompson Library (Room 150 A/B), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210 

Want to learn strategies for finding funding opportunities and creating custom funding alerts relevant to your research? Are you looking for tips on how to make your grant applications clear and persuasive to sponsors? Join Jeff Agnoli of the Office of Research for this hands-on workshop, where you will learn more about using the SPIN funding opportunities database and accessing grant writing resources available to researchers at Ohio State. BYOD – Attendees are highly encouraged to bring their own devices…

 

December 2015

Human Subjects Research: Assistance with IRB Forms and Data Management (Workshop)

December 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Thompson Library (Room 149), 1858 Neil Ave.

Columbus, OH 43210

Want assistance with the IRB process? Interested in learning more about best practices for collecting, managing, and curating human subjects research data? Join the Office of Responsible Research Practices and the Libraries’ Data Management Services for an overview of the services available for navigating IRB submissions and managing human subjects research data at Ohio State. Who: OSU faculty, graduates, and postdocs When: Wednesday, December 2, 11:00am – 12:30pm Where: Thompson Library, Room 149

 

 

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OARDC Librarian

Connie Britton
Contact:
Fisher Auditorium
1680 Madison Ave.
Wooster, OH 44691
330-263-3773
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Subjects:Agriculture, CFAES, OARDC

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