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  Events
  Library Classes
  Multimedia Classes
  Software Classes
  Multiple Events
Mon - Mar 30
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Mon - Mar 30
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Tue - Mar 31
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Tue - Mar 31
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Tue - Mar 31
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe Photoshop is a graphics/image editing program included in the Adobe Creative Suite. The software is often used by graphic artists, print designers, visual communicators,and regular people like you.

Pictures in things such as posters, books, magazines,and brochures are often created or edited in Photoshop.

In these workshops we will experiment with variety of photoshop tools and techniques covering things such as: Liquify, Spot healing, blending images using layer masks, examples of portrait retouching, adjusting image brightness/contrast and creating special effects.

Eventbrite - Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5

Wed - Apr 1
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Wed - Apr 1
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Thu - Apr 2
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Thu - Apr 2
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Thu - Apr 2
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  Tips & Tricks: Illustrator CS5
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editing tool, commonly used by graphic designers.

In this beginning workshop we will familiarize you with the interface and introduce you to handy features/tools within the package, as we create a basic shapes, for logos or labels.

Exercises may include things like: typing on a path, extrude and bevel, working with text, blending, scaling, adjusting gradients, live trace and experimenting with the new shape builder tool. Illustrator is a must have in your arsenal of software for professional looking results. The class is held in a Mac classroom, so familiarity with a Mac environment is helpful, but not necessary. PC virtual environment also available.

Eventbrite - Tips & Tricks: Illustrator CS5

Fri - Apr 3
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Are you frustrated with the time & effort required to prepare bibliographies and manage reference lists?

Instead of spending hours typing bibliographies or trying to organize your references, do it the easy way—by using EndNote!

EndNote X7 is a POWERFUL bibliographic management tool that will help with your research process.

Attend a hands-on training session on using EndNote - the bibliographic management software available to the Georgia Tech community, as part of your GT Technology Fee!

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Space is first come, first served, but priority is given to those who have registered.

Eventbrite - EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management

Part of the G.L.U.E. (‘Graduate Library User Education’) Workshop Series

Mon - Apr 6
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Mon - Apr 6
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Tue - Apr 7
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Tue - Apr 7
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Whether writing a research paper for a class, preparing a conference presentation, or beginning a thesis or dissertation, a literature review plays a crucial part in the end product. So what is a literature review? This class answers that question and then demystifies the literature review process by carefully outlining it step-by-step. Tips will be included on identifying, evaluating, and organizing information.

If you need additional information, please contact: 
William Baer
Phone: 404-385-2211

Eventbrite - Writing a Literature Review: Where Research Starts

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 7
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Where to Get Your Article Published
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This session covers finding journals in your research area, determining how to select the best one to submit your article to, and how to find that journal’s author guidelines. No pre-registration is needed.

Research Guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/publish

For additional information or for schedule conflicts, please contact:
Willie Baer
Phone: 404-385-2211
Email: william.baer@library.gatech.edu

Eventbrite - Where to Get Your Article Published

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 7
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Wed - Apr 8
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Wed - Apr 8
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Wed - Apr 8
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  InDesign CS5: Intro
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe InDesign is software primarily used by designers and graphic production artists for layout of publications, posters, and print media. It can be used to create things such as posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, newspapers and books.

Get some hands on time with this professional software!

In this essentials workshop we will familiarize you with the interface while going over some of the basic tools necessary to create a poster or brochure.

Topics may include: working with text, text wrap on images, document setup, alignment, and importing images and text. The instructor will provide students with templates for practice outside of class.

Eventbrite - InDesign CS5: Intro

Thu - Apr 9
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Thu - Apr 9
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe Photoshop is a graphics/image editing program included in the Adobe Creative Suite. The software is often used by graphic artists, print designers, visual communicators,and regular people like you.

Pictures in things such as posters, books, magazines,and brochures are often created or edited in Photoshop.

In these workshops we will experiment with variety of photoshop tools and techniques covering things such as: Liquify, Spot healing, blending images using layer masks, examples of portrait retouching, adjusting image brightness/contrast and creating special effects.

Eventbrite - Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5

Thu - Apr 9
11:00 AM - 12:25 PM
  Communication Ethics: Avoiding Plagiarism
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

Join us for this interactive session to see how to avoid plagiarism, provide adequate credit notations indicating authorship, and locate your appropriate citation style and the supporting resources needed to properly cite your work.

If you need additional information, please contact:
Lori Critz 
Phone: 404-385-4392
Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Eventbrite - Communication Ethics: Avoiding Plagiarism

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

**** This class satisfies one hour of the in-person training requirement of the RCR Compliance Policy. Applicable NSF projects require 4 hours of in-person training; applicable NIH projects require 8 hours. ****

Thu - Apr 9
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Mon - Apr 13
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Mon - Apr 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Basic Web Page Design: WordPress
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This hands-on class will cover the basics of launching a WordPress.org site. The WordPress Dashboard will be introduced as well as using themes, plug-ins and widgets.

Research Guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/wordpressintroduction

Eventbrite - Beginning WordPress

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Mon - Apr 13
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Mon - Apr 13
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe Photoshop is a graphics/image editing program included in the Adobe Creative Suite. The software is often used by graphic artists, print designers, visual communicators,and regular people like you.

Pictures in things such as posters, books, magazines,and brochures are often created or edited in Photoshop.

In these workshops we will experiment with variety of photoshop tools and techniques covering things such as: Liquify, Spot healing, blending images using layer masks, examples of portrait retouching, adjusting image brightness/contrast and creating special effects.

Eventbrite - Tips & Tricks in Photoshop CS5

Tue - Apr 14
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Tue - Apr 14
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Essential Databases & Research Resources
Location: Kaiser Room (521 - 5 East)

This workshop is intended as the first of a series to introduce resources for doing research at the graduate level. Learn about essential databases for research in all disciplines.

Research guide for the class: http://libguides.gatech.edu/onmark

Eventbrite - Essential Databases & Research Resources

Part of the G.L.U.E. ('Graduate Library User Education') Workshop Series

Tue - Apr 14
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  InDesign CS5: Intro
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe InDesign is software primarily used by designers and graphic production artists for layout of publications, posters, and print media. It can be used to create things such as posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, newspapers and books.

Get some hands on time with this professional software!

In this essentials workshop we will familiarize you with the interface while going over some of the basic tools necessary to create a poster or brochure.

Topics may include: working with text, text wrap on images, document setup, alignment, and importing images and text. The instructor will provide students with templates for practice outside of class.

Eventbrite - InDesign CS5: Intro

Tue - Apr 14
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Wed - Apr 15
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Wed - Apr 15
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Wed - Apr 15
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Tips & Tricks: Illustrator CS5
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editing tool, commonly used by graphic designers.

In this beginning workshop we will familiarize you with the interface and introduce you to handy features/tools within the package, as we create a basic shapes, for logos or labels.

Exercises may include things like: typing on a path, extrude and bevel, working with text, blending, scaling, adjusting gradients, live trace and experimenting with the new shape builder tool. Illustrator is a must have in your arsenal of software for professional looking results. The class is held in a Mac classroom, so familiarity with a Mac environment is helpful, but not necessary. PC virtual environment also available.

Eventbrite - Tips & Tricks: Illustrator CS5

Thu - Apr 16
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Thu - Apr 16
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Mon - Apr 20
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Mon - Apr 20
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Tue - Apr 21
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Tue - Apr 21
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods

Wed - Apr 22
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ME/ID Car Design class.

Wed - Apr 22
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Ethics Lab
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

A resource center and collaborative workspace devoted to helping students and faculty think more clearly about values in complex practical situations.

Thu - Apr 23
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Class in the Design Bloc

ARCH 4411 Bio-inspired Watercolors

Thu - Apr 23
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (2 East)

Are you frustrated with the time & effort required to prepare bibliographies and manage reference lists?

Instead of spending hours typing bibliographies or trying to organize your references, do it the easy way—by using EndNote!

EndNote X7 is a POWERFUL bibliographic management tool that will help with your research process.

Attend a hands-on training session on using EndNote - the bibliographic management software available to the Georgia Tech community, as part of your GT Technology Fee!

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Space is first come, first served, but priority is given to those who have registered.

Eventbrite - EndNote X7 Training Session: Citation Management

Part of the G.L.U.E. (‘Graduate Library User Education’) Workshop Series

Thu - Apr 23
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Class in the Design Bloc
Location: LEC Performance Space (1 East)

ID3322 Design Methods