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RefWorks Webinars - September Schedule

By Deborah Millett on September 1, 2009 4:24 PM | Permalink
We are pleased to announce the RefWorks Webinar schedule for September 2009. 1) RefWorks Fundamentals (60 minutes) 2) RefWorks Advanced Functions (60 minutes) 3) RefWorks Administration Functions (75 minutes) 4) RefShare (60 minutes) 5) RefWorks in 15 minutes (30 minutes) 6) RefAware (50 minutes) 7) The Six ways to Import Information into RefWorks (60 minutes) 8) Four Ways to Create Bibliographies in RW (60 minutes) Finally, we'll be conducting a couple of webinars on the latest version of: 9) RefGrab-It (30 minutes): our tool that works with your browser to capture bibliographic information from web pages, giving you the option to import that data into your RefWorks account. 10) RefMobile (20 minutes): our new mobile interface that enables researchers to use RefWorks via web-enabled mobile phones, smart phones, and! personal data assistants (PDAs). This month we're continuing to offer sessions in German and in Spanish; and sessions in English by our Melbourne, Australia-based trainer and by our U.K.-based trainer. Our Stockholm-based trainer will conduct a session in English on RefAware. Please feel free to share the links below with your users or simply direct them to the RefWorks website (www.refworks.com) to enroll. Registration is limited to 50 people per class and enrollment is required: Webinars in English by North America-based trainers: RefWorks Fundamentals This 60-minute session covers all the basics - creating a RefWorks account, importing data, organizing your database and generating a bibliography. This session is great for new users or even existing users who would like a refresher. Wednesday, September 2, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=712033906 Thursday, September 10, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=712297667 Tuesday, September 22, 2009 12:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 5:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=714496463 RefWorks Advanced Features This 60-minute session covers topics such as advanced searching, editing multiple references, viewing, printing and sorting references and more. Attendees should have a working knowledge of RefWorks' basic features. Wednesday, September 9, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=716287449 Wednesday, September 16, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=713177309 Tuesday, September 29, 2009 12:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 5:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=718264030 RefWorks in 15 Minutes While the ideal way to teach users the basic features of RefWorks is to conduct a full training session, we realize that in some situations you may have only a few minutes to demonstrate the power of RefWorks. During this 30-minute session, you'll rapidly learn: how to create an account; direct export citations fr! om two databases; create a folder; create a bibliography from a list of citations; and create a bibliography using Write N' Cite. Wednesday, September 9, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm, GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=712987740 RefShare This 60-minute session covers how to share your database or a folder of references, how to turn your shared folder or database into an RSS feed, how to view, search, print and export references from a shared folder or database and how to access and view a shared folder or database from a central web page. Attendees should have a basic knowledge of RefWorks functionality. Tuesday, September 15, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=711918163 Wednesday, September 30, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=714288981 RefWorks Administration Topics covered during this 75-minute webinar include: viewing account usage; deleting account and resetting passwords; customizing your RefWorks subscription; setting up and managing the attachments feature and RefShare; adding site-wide output Styles and Z39.50 Sites; creating a custom List of import filters; and modifying the user type, focus area and new account email. This session is only for librarians and other professionals who administer RefWorks. Thursday, September 10, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=719791208 Tuesday, September 29, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=719312254 Four Ways to Create Bibliographies in RW In this session you'll learn the four ways to create bibliographies in RefWorks: 1) Write-N-Cite utility (for use with Microsoft Word only): We will discuss what's new in Write-N-Cite, how to install it, and how to use it to insert citations and create bibliographies in your documents - including while working offline. 2) One Line/Cite View: This method does not require downloading a plug-in, as does Write-N-Cite. This method can ! be used to create bibliographies with in-text citations in just about any word processing program. 3) Manual: This also does not require downloading a plug-in, and it too works with just about any word processing program. You can also insert in-text citations in a manuscript offline with this method. 4) Format a Bibliography from a List of References: Any folder or list of citations can be quickly formatted into any of the 1,300-plus bibliographic styles in RefWorks. Attendees should have a basic knowledge of RefWorks functionality. Thursday, September 3, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=718324697 Wednesday, September 23, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00,! London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refwo! rks/onst age/g.php?t=a&d=719671625 The Six Ways to Import Information into RefWorks All six possible ways to put information into RefWorks will be covered in this 60-minute session: A. Direct Export B. Importing as a .txt file C. Manually D. Online database (z39.50) E. RefGrab-It F. RSS feeds Wednesday, September 16, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=714378728 Wednesday, September 30, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=716100781 RefAware RefAware is a web-based current awareness service designed to provide ! researchers with immediate access to new research and publications in their field. During this 50-minute Webinar, we'll cover the basic features of RefAware. Wednesday, September 23, 2009 12:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 6:00 pm Europe Daylight Time (GMT +02:00, Paris) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=714477237 RefGrab-It In this 20-minute Webinar, learn how RefGrab-It works with your browser to capture bibliographic information from web pages giving you the option to import that data into your RefWorks account. This webinar will show you how to use RefGrab-It Version 2. Learn how to install and use each of the three different options and: and to associate your RefWorks account with RefGrab-It; choose the mode that you want RefGrab-It to operate (embedded, or browser pop-up window or tab); and to export RIS formatted documents to RefWorks (av! ailable with the plug-in version only). Tuesday, September 15, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 7:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=714266154 Thursday, September 24, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 3:00 pm GMT Daylight Time (GMT +01:00, London) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=711020828 RefMobile In this short, 15-minute Webinar, learn how to use RefMobile to access most commonly used RefWorks functions, including: 1) Searching a RefWorks database 2) Viewing references by folders 3) Adding and removing references from folders 4) Creating new folders 5) Adding comments to Notes fields. 6) Import new references using the SmartAdd feature. Tuesday, September 8, 2009 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 8:00 pm Europe Daylight Time (GMT +02:00, Paris) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=716444995 Wednesday, September 23, 2009 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (GMT -04:00, New York) 4:00 pm Europe Daylight Time (GMT +02:00, Paris) Enroll Now! https://refworks.webex.com/refworks/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=710695324

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