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September 17, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST

How to build search skills with JSTOR

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This webinar will highlight several features of JSTOR that can help students build search skills and craft better research strategies. The session will cover: search tips for JSTOR’s Basic and Advanced Search; overlooked features that can enhance the discovery of content; and Text Analyzer, a new type of search that helps find relevant content and scaffold knowledge in new areas. 45 min…

September 11, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Librarian and faculty collaboration for student success

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Ever wish there was more collaboration at your school? Join us to explore various techniques that foster collaboration with colleagues to improve student success — and to share your own tips. Wendy DeGroat, librarian at Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richmond, Virginia, has been successfully collaborating with classroom faculty over her 20 year career and has proven techniques to share. Audience: Secondary School Librarians. 1 hr.…

September 10, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

JSTOR 101

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Get a jump start on JSTOR! Join us for a brief introduction to learn how to access, search, cite, and save your research. 30 min…

August 29, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST

How to build search skills with JSTOR

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This skill-building webinar will demonstrate tips and tricks for uncovering exactly the content you need to find—fast! Learn how to easily build complex search strings, how to do lateral searching, and how to think creatively about your keywords. 30 min…

August 27, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

JSTOR for Admins

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This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you as an account administrator for JSTOR. We’ll cover access methods, usage statistics, plus resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution! 1 hr…

August 13, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

JSTOR for Admins

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This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you as an account administrator for JSTOR. We’ll cover access methods, usage statistics, plus resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution! 1 hr…

August 6, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST

Summer series: JSTOR’s Lives of Literature and Artstor unite!

Session three: Artstor and JSTOR tools to support teaching literature

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Learn how the latest features in JSTOR and Artstor support using content from Artstor and Lives of Literature in the classroom. We’ll show you how to use JSTOR’s Text Analyzer and view virtual reality panoramas of locations mentioned in texts, as well as other engagement tools available on our platform.…

August 6, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM EST

JSTOR 101

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Our brief introduction to JSTOR will familiarize you with accessing, searching, citing, and saving your research. 30 min…

July 27, 2019 to July 31, 2019

Botany 2019

Tucson, AZ

Stop by booth 22 to learn what the Global Plants team has been up to, tell us what you’re working on, or just to say hello. Learn about the events on the conference website and contact us to set up a meeting!

July 23, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM EST

Summer Series: JSTOR Lives of Literature and Artstor unite!

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Session two: Engaging students through visually accented narratives
Scholar, educator and author Rebecca Boone, Professor of History at Lamar University, brings history to life for her students using visually enhanced narratives. Her book, Real Lives in the Sixteenth Century: A Global Perspective, has received accolades for its vibrant narratives connecting figures across the globe. In this session, Rebecca will share her approach to drawing historical connections between literature and visuals in the classroom, and…