You are here

Graduate Student Workshops at Dana Library

September 18, 2017

In Fall 2017, the John Cotton Dana Library will once again offer FREE workshops for graduate students on the Rutgers University-Newark campus. These cover a broad range of topics, from information literacy and data skills, to tips related to careers and scholarly communication, to digital humanities and technology. Students should register at to guarantee their seat.

The list of workshops is below, with further details available on the registration page. Additional information about graduate student support on campus is available on this guide: (including content from previous workshops).

If you have any questions or if you have suggestions for additional workshop offerings, please contact Bonnie Fong (


Fall 2017 Workshops @ Dana Library


  • Building Your Professional Network
  • Job Hunting for Graduate Students

Information Literacy (identifying information needs; finding, using, & managing information; synthesizing & presenting information):

  • Library Research Tips for Graduate Students
  • Archival Tools Research and Tips for Graduate Students
  • Introduction to EndNote
  • Getting the Most Out of PubMed [NEW!]
  • Introduction to Scopus

Scholarly Communication:

  • How to Increase Your Research’s Visibility & Impact


  • Introduction to Nvivo
  • Using Nvivo as a Research Tool [NEW!]
  • Introduction to Qualtrics
  • Introduction to SPSS
  • Introduction to Stata
  • Online Mapping Tools [NEW!]

Digital Humanities:

  • Multimedia Scholarly Publishing: Scalar 101 [NEW!]


  • Formatting Theses & Dissertations