Upcoming Events
4 p.m.
Educators are invited to join Dr. La France for an overview of "Regionalism, Surrealism, and Climate Change: Recent Loans and Acquisitions at the David Owsley Museum of Art."
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWhen is it o.k. to use an image in a paper, thesis, artwork, or creative project, and when do you need to seek permission from the copyright holder? How do you cite an image? In this workshop we’ll define “public domain” and “Creative Commons,” discuss what counts as fair use, and describe best practices for image captions. We’ll also highlight online collections where you can find high quality photography and images that are free to use.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFinding full text articles on publishers’ websites and Google Scholar just got easier thanks to University Libraries and LibKey Nomad. Once installed, the Nomad plugin will display an icon on webpages when it detects citation information. The icon will allow you to download the full text or direct you to an Interlibrary Loan form when full text isn’t directly available. This brief workshop will demonstrate the installation process for Chrome and Firefox and show how LibKey Nomad works.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn effective search techniques and explore sources for scholarly, professional, or newspaper articles on topics in architecture, construction management, historic preservation, interior design, urban design, or urban planning.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop for music education students, will explore search strategies and resources useful for research into the teaching and learning of music. Resources discussed will include research databases ERIC and APA PsycINFO, as well as resources from the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) website.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopTake your search strategies to the next level with these tips and tricks. We will explore bibliographies, discographies, journal browse, Library of Congress Subject Headings, WorldCat, Google Scholar, and Ball State University Libraries’ newest resource, LibKey Nomad.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFinding full text articles on publishers’ websites and Google Scholar just got easier thanks to University Libraries and LibKey Nomad. Once installed, the Nomad plugin will display an icon on webpages when it detects citation information. The icon will allow you to download the full text or direct you to an Interlibrary Loan form when full text isn’t directly available. This brief workshop will demonstrate the installation process for Chrome and Firefox and show how LibKey Nomad works.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will explore helpful research tools at the University Libraries for graduate students in educational psychology, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, and other psychology-related fields. Find out about specialized search options in the University Libraries’ largest psychology database, APA PsycInfo. Discover research from your peers at Ball State and other institutions with thesis and dissertation databases, and learn about options for finding test reviews and the full text of tests and measures.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar will highlight collections and services available from the University Libraries that support teachers in Muncie Community Schools. Learn about our Teacher Totes program designed to provide preselected library resources you need to create active and engaging lessons for students in all grade levels.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopTake your search strategies to the next level with these tips and tricks. We will explore bibliographies, discographies, journal browse, Library of Congress Subject Headings, WorldCat, Google Scholar, and Ball State University Libraries’ newest resource, LibKey Nomad.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar from the University Libraries is aimed at the graduate student in Applied Behavior Analysis who wants to improve their searching skills beyond the basics. Join us and explore topics like getting the most out of a database thesaurus, best practices for searching effectively and efficiently on your topic, and how to save searches so you can repeat them later. Databases covered include APA PsycInfo, ERIC, and Web of Science.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop for music education students, will explore search strategies and resources useful for research into the teaching and learning of music. Resources discussed will include research databases ERIC and APA PsycINFO, as well as resources from the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) website.
12 p.m.
Join our Lunch and Learn where we will discuss stigma and bias for the helping professions.More info to come.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar will highlight collections and services available from the University Libraries that support teachers in Muncie Community Schools. Learn about our Teacher Totes program designed to provide preselected library resources you need to create active and engaging lessons for students in all grade levels.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may be of interest to business students and faculty alike.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge registration opens for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you already use EndNoteX9, join us for a brief introduction to EndNote 20 which will highlight some of the new features and differences between the two versions. You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here (Ball State username and password required).
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge registration opens for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge registration opens for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you already use EndNoteX9, join us for a brief introduction to EndNote 20 which will highlight some of the new features and differences between the two versions. You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here (Ball State username and password required).
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge registration opens for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar will highlight collections and services available from the University Libraries that support teachers in Muncie Community Schools. Learn about our Teacher Totes program designed to provide preselected library resources you need to create active and engaging lessons for students in all grade levels.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Social Work
Join our Lunch and Learn workshop where we will discuss Childhood Obesity.Cost: $10 / free for BSU students.1.0 CEU available.More info to come.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. You can download a copy of EndNote X9 before the session here (Ball State username and password required).
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to World Development Indicators, an outstanding resource for finding data about human development and standards of living throughout the world. Drawing from national statistical agencies, central banks, and other sources, this World Bank database provides information about poverty, wealth, health, education, natural resources, and the environment. Learn about retrieving this data about the U.S., other nations, and world regions in this 30-minute workshop.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may be of interest to business students and faculty alike.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. You can download a copy of EndNote X9 before the session here (Ball State username and password required).
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopContemporary music composition poses different challenges to researchers than most Western classical music. Those interested in new music must make use of non-traditional sources like composers’ websites, program notes, discographies, news articles, and various community-sourced databases. This workshop will provide researchers with strategies to locate information about contemporary composers and compositions.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Social Work
Join our Lunch and Learn workshop, Voting is Social WorkCost: $10 / free for BSU students.1.0 CEU available.More info to come.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
1 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to World Development Indicators, an outstanding resource for finding data about human development and standards of living throughout the world. Drawing from national statistical agencies, central banks, and other sources, this World Bank database provides information about poverty, wealth, health, education, natural resources, and the environment. Learn about retrieving this data about the U.S., other nations, and world regions in this 30-minute workshop.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopContemporary music composition poses different challenges to researchers than most Western classical music. Those interested in new music must make use of non-traditional sources like composers’ websites, program notes, discographies, news articles, and various community-sourced databases. This workshop will provide researchers with strategies to locate information about contemporary composers and compositions.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
12 a.m.
The Fall 2022 2.0 Writing Challenge begins for faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.