Graduate Students: Start Planning Now for Fall

Graduate Students: Start planning now for Fall and get a head start on your research by exploring the graduate student resources available at Bobst Library.

Visit the Graduate Student Services page: http://nyu.libguides.com/grads

Schedule a library tour or take a class over the summer on how to improve and manage your research at http://library.nyu.edu/classes If you’d like to plan ahead for Fall, see below for a list of class that will be offered in September along with tentative dates.

Or review an on-line tutorial at http://library.nyu.edu/research/tutorials/

Sign up for Bobst’s ‘Tip of the Week’ by going to http://library.nyu.edu/tipoftheweek.

Check out the Bobst Research Guides, listed by subject: http://library.nyu.edu/research/subjects/

Or, you can ‘Ask A Librarian’ by text, email, IM or phone or by making an appointment with a specialist in your subject area. Go to http://library.nyu.edu/ask/ for more info.

Fall library classes and events (dates are tentative – check the Bobst schedule in mid-August at the ‘classes’ url above):

8/30/2010 Graduate Student Tour

8/31/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies – Choosing software

9/1/2010 Graduate Student Tour

9/1/2010 Be a Better Research Assistant

9/1/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using RefWorks

9/2/2010 Back to School Basics

9/2/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using Endnote

9/6/2010 Introduction to American Research Libraries

9/6/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies – Choosing software

9/6/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using Zotero

9/6/2010 Dissertation Proposal writers’ workshop

9/7/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using RefWorks

9/8/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using Endnote

9/8/2010 Academic Research with Google

9/9/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using RefWorks

9/11/2010 Back to School Basics

9/12/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using RefWorks

9/12/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using Zotero

9/12/2010 Finding Non-English language material at NYU and Beyond

9/13/2010 Where in the World? Finding Research Materials Outside of NYU

9/13/2010 Dissertation Writers Networking

9/13/2010 Finding Primary Sources and using the NYU Special Collections

9/13/2010 Using Archival Collections Beyond Bobst

9/14/2010 Academic Research with Google

9/14/2010 Who’s Citing Whom? Citation tracking skills

9/15/2010 Annual Graduate Student Welcome Reception

9/15/2010 Managing your research and bibliographies using RefWorks

9/15/2010 Finding Materials for Language Learning

Classes in statistical software applications will also be available in the Fall. Check the Bobst schedule in mid-August