Once you've done all that research how do you keep track of it? Step away from the notecards and learn about online citation tools like Refworks, Zotero and Mendeley. Librarians will help you find the tool that is right for you and get you started using it.
Lit Review How To is a series of workshops for graduate students working on a literature review for a thesis or dissertation. These 30-minute workshops will teach tips to save you time and sanity. Please bring your own computer.
Attendees are invited to stick around for sessions on Mapping Your Research, Searching Beyond Gelman, Citation Chasing, and Staying Current in One's Field happening from 9am-noon. This workshop is also offered on Monday, January 18 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day). If you can't make it to all of the sessions or need more information be sure to check out the research guide "What Graduate Students Need to Know."
Kids off school for the day? Quiet and happily occupied offspring are welcome to attend.