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Scholarly communication workshops are not presently being held, but all previous workshop slides are available online and topics are covered in the scholarly communication LibGuide.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Copyright + Your Rights

This workshop focused on copyright, journal publishing agreements, and what your rights as an author are. The information provided is useful to anyone seeking to publish in academic journals whether you’re an undergraduate student or an established researcher.

View the workshop slides.

View the author’s rights LibGuide and learn how to negotiate your publishing agreements to keep your copyright.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Altmetrics Coffee + Donuts Hour: Learn how to measure your research impact

The talk focused on altmetrics, which track your social impact and the attention your research has receive. Altmetrics are complementary to traditional metrics, such as citations, and can provide you with the bigger picture of your research impact.

View the workshop slides.

Learn more in the altmetrics LibGuide.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Introduction to Open Research

What’s Open Access and Open Data? This workshop will explained Open Access, dispelled myths, and discussed why being an Open researcher can make your academic career successful.

View the workshop slides.

Learn more in the Open Access LibGuide.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Finding and Evaluating Journals

Have you been asking: What journal should I publish in? Is this journal trustworthy? What is Open Access? This workshop has the answers!

View the workshop slides.

Learn more in the publishing LibGuide.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Research Data Management + Sharing

This workshop overviews the best practices of research data management and discusses options for sharing your research data to increase the impact of your research. This workshop is appropriate for both students and faculty.

View the workshop slides.

Learn more in the research data management LibGuide, such as how to organize, store, plan, and share your research data.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Cultivating Your Digital Identity: From Blogs and Twitter to Research Profiles

Are you thinking of getting an academia.edu account, building your own website, engaging on Twitter, or writing a blog? Then this workshop is for you!

View the workshop slides.

Want to also curate your researcher profiles? View the Curating Your Researcher Profile slides and the researcher profiles LibGuide.

ScholComm Workshop Flyer

Copyright and Your Thesis & Dissertation

This workshop is helpful for students completing their undergraduate Honors thesis, master’s thesis, or doctoral dissertation. The workshop covers: copyright, submitting your thesis or dissertation, journal publishing agreements, and what your rights as an author are.

View the workshop slides.

Learn more in the copyright and your thesis LibGuide.