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Learner's Lunch: Research Funder Requirements for Data Management

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Read me, I'm Irish!

This St Patrick’s Day, try a book from the Emerald Isle! Check out the bookcart of books by and about…

Learner’s Lunch: Creating your online professional identity

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What do people find when they google you? Are you presenting your academic and professional achievements in the best possible light? This workshop will present ways in which you can use academic social networking tools such as Research Gate and Academia.edu to make connections, to upload papers, and to start to participate in the broader realm of digital scholarship. Presenters: Alison Hicks Wednesday 3/18 12-1PM…

CU Scholar: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 3/11

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Have you submitted your work to CU Scholar? In the Fall, the University Libraries introduced CU Scholar, a brand new institutional repository (IR) to house the University’s scholarly output, to the entire University of Colorado Boulder campus. This workshop will offer background on the IR, IR policies, submission process, and helpful resources. There will be time for questions and the second portion of the session…

Learner’s Lunch: Qualtrics: Survey and Data Collection

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Have you ever needed to gather information from a large group of people, but don’t have the time to spend collecting and counting paper response forms? Qualtrics is an internet-based tool for creating and deploying surveys through websites or via email. Users can create surveys with a wide range of question types, collect and track detailed data from respondents, and analyze data with built-in reporting…

Expressions of Rocky Mountain National Park: A Centennial Celebration

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Rocky Mountain National Park paintings, photography, cartography and other artifacts are on display at the Jerry Crail Johnson Earth Sciences & Map Library on the CU-Boulder campus through August 13, 2015. The exhibit celebrates Rocky Mountain National Park’s natural wonders and 100-year history. Featured items range from early cartography, descriptive letters, photographs and area specimens to contemporary art, recreational maps and poems. Boulder artists Christopher Brown and…

Qualtrics Survey Tools : Learner’s Lunch @ Music 3/4

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Have you ever needed to gather information from a large group of people, but don’t want to spend time collecting and counting paper response forms? This session will demonstrate the use of Qualtrics, a powerful online survey suite available free to all CU faculty, staff, and students. Qualtrics is an internet-based tool for creating and deploying surveys via website links or email. Users can create…

Learner’s Lunch: Haiku Deck: Presentation and Design

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Just can’t bring yourself to create yet another PowerPoint slidedeck? Give your presentations a shot of creativity and break out of the traditional approach to building slides with Haiku Deck. Haiku Deck is a software tool for the web and mobile devices that can help you quickly build visual presentations to tell your stories. Join us to learn more about this free tool and a…

“The Book’s Undoing: Dieter Roth’s Artist’s Books” Exhibit on Display at Norlin Library

The Book’s Undoing: Dieter Roth’s Artist’s Books exhibit is on display now through May 15, 2015 at the University of Colorado Boulder Special Collections Reading Room in Norlin Library. The show features Dieter Roth’s Gesammelte Werke (Collected Works), a 26-volume self-published catalog of reconstructed versions of his books. Dieter Roth (1930-1998) was a poet, artist, and master printmaker. His innovative use of the book as an…

So Long to CDs: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/25

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So Long to CDs, Hello to Streaming Music Overwhelmed by all the streaming music services out there? Are you wondering about the differences between Pandora and Spotify? Rdio and iTunes Radio? Are you curious which is best for you and your musical tastes, and how you can manage your own listening library? And which apps should you use for listening on the go? Come to…