In addition to traditional course offerings, the Scholarly Services team also offers workshops on specific topics, software applications or to explore a specific problem.  Past workshops have focused on:


  • Online Notebooks for Organizing Notes and Research
  • Citation Management with Zotero and related apps
  • True Time-Savers: Research Alerts and Browzine
  • Scrivener
  • Introduction to Library Resources

Research Data

  • Data Management Best Practices
  • R for mere mortals
  • Data Visualization with Tableau


  • Applications of GIS in Social Work, Architecture, Urban Planning and Design, International Area Studies, Political Science
  • Free and Open Source Software (FOSS)
  • Python in ArcGIS
  • Spatial Statistics Using R
  • Mapping with QGIS
  • Web maps with CartoDB
  • Web maps with Leaflet
  • Spatial thinking

The team also provides embedded instruction for courses. We work with faculty to design sessions that fit the curriculum and deliver research related instruction collaboratively.

Interested in a workshop? Contact us to arrange one today.