Steenbock drop-in workshops cover tools for tracking literature and organizing references

Free Drop-in Workshops at Steenbock Library:

Keeping Current with the Literature
Wednesday November 11, 4:00-5:15pm
Room 105, Steenbock Library

Feeling overwhelmed? Learn about several tools that can help you minimize your time and maximize your efficiency for staying up-to-date in your field of research. Learn how to create a custom list of library databases to be always at your finger tips. Have table of contents of the most recent journals sent directly to your email. Be alerted to the most recent articles on a topic. Monitor Web sites, blogs, and other important resources with ease. Keep track of citations and make bibliographies quickly. There will be plenty of hands-on time for you to explore the resources on your own.

Managing Your Citations with EndNote
Tuesday November 17, 3:00-4:30pm
Room 105, Steenbock Library

Covers the basic features of using Endnote, including organization of databases and records, searching and sorting records, importing records electronically from MadCat and journal article databases, and instant formatting of bibliographies. Also covers EndNote Web (Free to campus users courtesy of UW-Madison Libraries). Learn how to set up your EndNote database initially to avoid later style formatting hassles. For more information about EndNote: