Tuesday, 19 Sep 2023
Christiane Spitzmueller, University of California, Merced; and Juan Madera, University of Houston, will share insights from a comprehensive study of more than 10,000 external review letters across 2,000+ promotion cases at 10 universities.
OpenRefine is a free multipurpose data cleaner. This workshop will teach you several powerful features in OpenRefine and you will learn to document your process to effortlessly apply the same steps to similar data. This tool will lead to cleaner data with fewer oops and more woo-hoo. This is a beginner level workshop, and no prior experience is needed. A Windows, Mac, or Linux computer is needed to participate.
"Snacking your Way to Success: Exploring Boolean Operators, Search Strategies, and Databases." Using culinary metaphors, we will explore how to find journal articles and more within library resources. We will cover the basics of Boolean Operators and break down citations to their basic ingredients. During the workshop, we will have a live demonstration on how to use both general and subject-specific databases.