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  Events
  Library Classes
  Multimedia Classes
  Software Classes
  Multiple Events
Mon - Feb 15
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  Patents Search Class II – For Researchers
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have a research topic that involves patent information? Are you wondering what kind of search tools are available for conducting patent searches and downloading relevant data for analysis? This class is designed for researchers, focusing on different patent databases and their features, including USPTO’s PubWEST and PubEAST, Thomson Reuters’ Derwint Innovations Index (GT only), and WIPO’s PatentScope. Additional search tools will be discussed while time permits.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Tue - Feb 16
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Communication Ethics Workshop
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Join us for this interactive session, for graduate students and postdocs, 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.

Registration is available at: http://www.cetl.gatech.edu/communication-certificate/register/02-2016

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

**** 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. ****

Wed - Feb 17
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  Discover PRIMO: The new GT catalog & discovery system
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

PRIMO provides both a single search interface and robust advanced searching options to provide a gateway to a wealth of scholarly content --  including our print, electronic and digital collections.  Join us for this hands-on worshop exploring PRIMO -- including search tips, browsing capabilities, and customization options available to the GT community.


No registration is needed.  Contact Lori Critz (lori.critz@library.gatech.edu; (404)385-4392) for further information or questions.

Wed - Feb 17
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  Patents Search Class I – For Inventors
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have an invention idea that you want to file a patent on? Have you tried patent searches on your own? Do you need to learn how to conduct an effective preliminary patent search before filing? This class is designed to help inventors understand the patent search processes, and get hands-on exercises through different patent databases, such as PatFT (US granted patents database), AppFT (US published patent applications database), and Espacenet (EPO’s patent database), together with using the patent classification systems, such as CPC (Cooperative Patent Classification). Handouts will be provided.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Tue - Feb 23
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Overview of Intellectual Property Webinar
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

A webinar provided by the University Outreach Program at the USPTO. This webinar is an overview and introduction of the various branches of intellectual property – patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets – and their applicability. The speaker is Ms. Heidi Riviere Kelley, Esq. a Supervisory Patent Examiner in the Chemical and Materials arts technology center at the USPTO.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Heidi KelleyHeidi Riviere Kelley, Esq. received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the College of William and Mary. After receiving her degree she worked for a major oil refinery as an environmental specialist and managing supervisor of the environmental laboratory. After her tenure at the refinery she went on to receive a Juris Doctor degree at the American University Washington College of Law. Once she obtained her law degree she worked in private practice in the areas of intellectual property and litigation. Since joining the USPTO she has examined applications in business methods specifically in the environmental related subject area. She is a Bronze medal awardee for superior federal service and is currently a Supervisory Patent Examiner in the Chemical and Material arts technology center at the PTO where she supervises a staff of examiners in the areas of liquid and gas purification systems.

Tue - Feb 23
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  IP Consciousness in the New Economy

Location: Clough Commons, Room 325

At the core of every billion-dollar idea sits intellectual property. Are you prepared to navigate through the layers of legal, ethical and technological obstacles to see yours through?

Luckily, the Georgia Tech Library offers a simple and sound option for students Feb. 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. in room 325 in Clough Commons. Named “IP Consciousness in the New Economy,” this roundtable features experts from across Georgia Tech’s world-renowned faculty and staff prepared to help guide you through the sometimes daunting task of securing your intellectual ownership.

The two-hour seminar includes a question and answer period, an opportunity for free guidance and technical advice from experts in the field.

Questions are being taken now, so make sure to submit yours for the event to: http://forms.library.gatech.edu/ip

For additional questions, please e-mail Bing Wang, Director of the Library’s Intellectual Property Advisory Office, at bing.wang@library.gatech.edu.

Thu - Feb 25
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Discover PRIMO: The new GT catalog & discovery system
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

PRIMO provides both a single search interface and robust advanced searching options to provide a gateway to a wealth of scholarly content --  including our print, electronic and digital collections.  Join us for this hands-on worshop exploring PRIMO -- including search tips, browsing capabilities, and customization options available to the GT community.


No pre-registration is needed.  Contact Lori Critz (lori.critz@library.gatech.edu; (404)385-4392) for further information or questions.

Tue - Mar 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  EndNote X7 Training Session
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

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!

Registration is available at: http://www.cetl.gatech.edu/communication-certificate/register/02-2016

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Sat - Mar 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  Patents Search Class I – For Inventors
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have an invention idea that you want to file a patent on? Have you tried patent searches on your own? Do you need to learn how to conduct an effective preliminary patent search before filing? This class is designed to help inventors understand the patent search processes, and get hands-on exercises through different patent databases, such as PatFT (US granted patents database), AppFT (US published patent applications database), and Espacenet (EPO’s patent database), together with using the patent classification systems, such as CPC (Cooperative Patent Classification). Handouts will be provided.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Mon - Mar 14
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Patents Search Class II – For Researchers
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have a research topic that involves patent information? Are you wondering what kind of search tools are available for conducting patent searches and downloading relevant data for analysis? This class is designed for researchers, focusing on different patent databases and their features, including USPTO’s PubWEST and PubEAST, Thomson Reuters’ Derwint Innovations Index (GT only), and WIPO’s PatentScope. Additional search tools will be discussed while time permits.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Wed - Mar 30
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  Patents Search Class I – For Inventors
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have an invention idea that you want to file a patent on? Have you tried patent searches on your own? Do you need to learn how to conduct an effective preliminary patent search before filing? This class is designed to help inventors understand the patent search processes, and get hands-on exercises through different patent databases, such as PatFT (US granted patents database), AppFT (US published patent applications database), and Espacenet (EPO’s patent database), together with using the patent classification systems, such as CPC (Cooperative Patent Classification). Handouts will be provided.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Fri - Apr 1
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  Communication Ethics Workshop
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Join us for this interactive session, for graduate students and postdocs, 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.

Registration is available at: http://www.cetl.gatech.edu/communication-certificate/register/02-2016

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

**** 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. ****

Mon - Apr 4
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  EndNote X7 Training Session
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

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!

Registration is available at: http://www.cetl.gatech.edu/communication-certificate/register/02-2016

If you need additional information please contact:

Lori Critz
Phone: 404-385-4392

Email: lori.critz@library.gatech.edu

Sat - Apr 9
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  Patents Search Class I – For Inventors
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have an invention idea that you want to file a patent on? Have you tried patent searches on your own? Do you need to learn how to conduct an effective preliminary patent search before filing? This class is designed to help inventors understand the patent search processes, and get hands-on exercises through different patent databases, such as PatFT (US granted patents database), AppFT (US published patent applications database), and Espacenet (EPO’s patent database), together with using the patent classification systems, such as CPC (Cooperative Patent Classification). Handouts will be provided.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Mon - Apr 18
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  Patents Search Class II – For Researchers
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have a research topic that involves patent information? Are you wondering what kind of search tools are available for conducting patent searches and downloading relevant data for analysis? This class is designed for researchers, focusing on different patent databases and their features, including USPTO’s PubWEST and PubEAST, Thomson Reuters’ Derwint Innovations Index (GT only), and WIPO’s PatentScope. Additional search tools will be discussed while time permits.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors

Wed - Apr 27
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  Patents Search Class I – For Inventors
Location: Library Homer Rice Center (Ground Floor West)

Do you have an invention idea that you want to file a patent on? Have you tried patent searches on your own? Do you need to learn how to conduct an effective preliminary patent search before filing? This class is designed to help inventors understand the patent search processes, and get hands-on exercises through different patent databases, such as PatFT (US granted patents database), AppFT (US published patent applications database), and Espacenet (EPO’s patent database), together with using the patent classification systems, such as CPC (Cooperative Patent Classification). Handouts will be provided.

For more information, please email: patentscoordinator@library.gatech.edu

Directions & Parking Information

Eventbrite - Patents Search Class I – For Inventors