Oct 24, 2019, 10:00am-11:00am
Instructor:  Ivy Garner
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 8

RefWorks (Legacy) allows users to create personal databases and use them for a variety of research activities. References are quickly and easily imported from text files or online databases. The databases can then be used to manage, store, and share the information. The Write-N-Cite feature allows users to instantly generate citations and bibliographies. 

 

Oct 24, 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Instructor:  Jaime Blanck
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 2

Learn how to use the ScienCV tool to pull information from your MyNCBI My Bibliography, eRA Commons, and ORCiD to create a profile you can use to easily populate and edit NIH Biosketch forms.

Oct 24, 2019, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Instructor:  David Fearon
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

With researchers increasingly encouraged or required to share their data, preparing to share datasets with confidential identifiers of people and organizations is particularly challenging. Join JHU Data Management Services for an overview of techniques for assessing disclosure risk and hiding personal identifiers and Protected Health Information in quantitative and qualitative data, in compliance with IRB and HIPAA guidance. We also discuss preparing consent forms that facilitate data sharing, and keeping identifier data secure during and after projects.

Nov 8, 2019, 10:00am-11:00am
Instructor:  Stella Seal
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 2

How can you keep up to date and current with what is new in your field? Learn to set up weekly publication alerts to stay current in your research field.  We will cover services including those offered by PubMed’s MyNCBI, Science Citation Index, and other sources, as well discuss strategies you can use to make 'keeping current' a seamless part of your workflow.

Nov 8, 2019, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Instructor:  Bonni Wittstadt
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 6

Attendees will learn how to search, find, and share geographic content using Johns Hopkins ArcGIS Online Organization account. This class will provide the fundamental skills necessary to create, design, and share web maps, as well as use some of the various geoprocessing tools currently offered via the online application.

Nov 8, 2019, 3:30pm-5:30pm
Instructors:  Bonni Wittstadt   Jim Gillespie
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

Students will create a great story using one of the Story Maps web app templates. 

Using the Story Maps templates allows a user to create an interactive web presence for their data without knowing any HTML, CSS, or Javascript.  

In this hands-on session, integrate maps, text, scanned documents and videos. Have the opportunity to share a resulting Story Map with any group or individual, or save for later work. No previous experience required.  

Nov 19, 2019, 10:00am-11:00am
Instructor:  Jaime Blanck
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 7

Discover the importance of creating and maintaining your unique researcher profile using ORCiD and how you can track the impact of your research in the larger research community.

Nov 19, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Jaime Blanck
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 10

Learn how to use the ScienCV tool to pull information from your MyNCBI My Bibliography, eRA Commons, and ORCiD to create a profile you can use to easily populate and edit NIH Biosketch forms.

Nov 19, 2019, 12:30pm-3:30pm
Instructors:  Chen Chiu   Reina Murray
Total Seats: 20  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

R is an open source software for statistical computing and graphics. This in-person "Introduction to R" workshop is for people who want to learn this data analysis tool but have little or no experience in any programming languages. The first half of this 3-hour workshop will focus on some basic concepts of coding and the second half will have several hands-on activities to learn basic R skills, such as installing R packages, importing and exploring data. Some troubleshooting tips and R resources will be provided at the end of this workshop.

Nov 19, 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Instructor:  Caitlin Carter
Total Seats: 100  Available Seats: 95

We will explore the Open Access publishing movement.

We will discuss:

  • green, gold, and hybrid Open Access
  • major trends in Open Access scholarly publishing
  • Open Access journals and policies
  • preprint repositories like bioRxiv and medRxiv and the benefits of sharing preprints
  • and resources that will help you navigate the scholarly publishing landscape.
Dec 3, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Claire Twose
Total Seats: 100  Available Seats: 87

Are there publishable literature reviews other than a “systematic review”? This class will cover the strengths, weaknesses, appropriate role, terminology and emerging standards for reviews including systematic reviews, rapid, and scoping reviews.

This class is taught as a webinar. Access details will be provided upon class registration.

Dec 4, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Ivy Garner
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 9

RefWorks (Legacy) allows users to create personal databases and use them for a variety of research activities. References are quickly and easily imported from text files or online databases. The databases can then be used to manage, store, and share the information. The Write-N-Cite feature allows users to instantly generate citations and bibliographies. 

 

Dec 4, 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Instructor:  Caitlin Carter
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 6

In this session, we will discuss the basics of copyrights.

We will learn what qualifies for a copyright, when you can assert your copyright, and what resources will help you retain your copyright.

We will also discuss Creative Commons licenses and how to apply the principles of Fair Use in your own teaching and learning.

Dec 5, 2019, 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructors:  Chen Chiu   Reina Murray
Total Seats: 20  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

Prerequisite: Introduction to R for Absolute Beginners or some experience using R.

Do you work with other people’s data? Are there times when you need to clean or reorganize these data to work for you? This workshop will provide tools to efficiently clean data in R. You will need to have either some basic knowledge about using R or have previously attended our Introduction to R for Absolute Beginners workshop in order to take this one. We will give an overview of the concepts of data cleaning and go into great detail with tidyr package. The instructor will walk you through the basic data cleaning steps with tidyr package for the first part of this workshop. Then you will apply these skills to clean a dataset downloaded from Kaggle (https://www.kaggle.com/datasets) at the second part of this workshop. You will have plenty of opportunities to do hands-on activities on your laptop and work on datasets provided by instructors.

Dec 5, 2019, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Instructors:  Chen Chiu   Reina Murray
Total Seats: 20  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

Prerequisite: Introduction to R for Absolute Beginners or some experience using R.

The dplyr package is a popular R package that people often use to manipulate and join datasets. You will need to have either some basic knowledge about using R or have previously attended our Introduction to R for Absolute Beginners workshop in order to take this one. You will learn to use several functions, including mutate(), filter(), select(), summarize() and group_by(), in dplyr to manipulate data for the first half of the workshop. For the second part of this workshop, you will learn the join functions (e.g. left_join(), right_join(), inner_join(), semi_join(), anti_join(), full_join(), bind_rows() and bind_cols()) and set operations (e.g. union(), intersect() and setdiff()) in dplyr to combine two datasets. You will have plenty of opportunities to do hands-on activities on your laptop and work on datasets provided by instructors.

Dec 11, 2019, 12:00pm-12:30pm
Instructor:  Katie Lobner
Total Seats: 100  Available Seats: 100

This webinar will walk participants through the process of setting up their ORCID account. Participants will also learn how to identify and include their publications in their ORCID.

Dec 12, 2019, 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Reina Murray
Total Seats: 20  Available Seats: WAIT LIST

Prerequisite: Introduction to R for Absolute Beginners or some experience using R 

This workshop is designed for beginner level R users who want to learn R’s data visualization capability. We will provide an overview of some popular data visualization packages and then go into more detail for some of them including: Base R plotting, lattice, and ggplot2.

Students should bring a laptop and will have plenty of opportunities to do hands-on activities and work on datasets provided by the instructors. Using these R packages, students learn how to make some simple graphs, such as scatterplots, histograms, line charts, boxplots, etc.  After this workshop, students will have the foundation to use these tools to create graphs for their own research data.   

Dec 17, 2019, 9:30am-10:30pm
Instructor:  Carrie Price
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 6

PubMed is the National Library of Medicine's database that provides access to over 24 million biomedical citations and offers links to many online publications and related articles. Learn how to customize a searching experience using Display Settings and MyNCBI. Learn about using Citation Matcher to locate incomplete citations and how the Search Details, Advanced Search, Search History and Send To features can assist in creating searches and managing results. Learn to build expert search strategies with the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Database, save search strategies and set up alerts via MyNCBI, and how to access Welch electronic journal holdings or request articles through FIND IT @ JH.

Dec 17, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Chen Chiu
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 2

Effective data management can increase the pace of the research process, contribute to the soundness of research results, and meet funding agency requirements by making research data easy to share. Johns Hopkins Data Management Services of the Sheridan Libraries provides researchers guidance on data management planning and archives JHU research data for public access through the JHU Data Archive. Join us for an overview of best practices including backup procedures, tips on effective file names, data security and access controls, and data documentation/metadata. This seminar is for faculty, postdoctoral researchers and graduate students from all disciplines. This course does not focus on creating or using any particular data collection or analysis tool (e.g. REDCap, SPSS), but discusses data management at a general level.

Dec 17, 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Instructor:  Ivy Garner
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 6
EndNote is a citation-management software application that makes saving citations and then citing them within documents easy. EndNote's pre-formatted style templates speed up composition. Learn how to manage and cite text and images, create subject bibliographies, and access various output styles.
Dec 17, 2019, 2:30pm-4:00pm
Instructor:  Lori Rosman
Total Seats: 10  Available Seats: 8

Endnote Advanced picks up where Endnote Basics ends. In this session, learn about some of the advanced features of Endnote such as creating updated journal title abbreviation files, editing and creating styles, organizing the Endnote database when doing a systematic review, etc. Endnote Basics is not a prerequisite for this session. However, the information taught will require a fundamental understanding of the software.

Jan 9, 2020, 10:00am-10:30am
Instructor:  Jaime Blanck
Total Seats: 100  Available Seats: 100

This webinar will walk participants through the process of setting up their ORCID account. Participants will also learn how to identify and include their publications in their ORCID.

Jan 15, 2020, 2:00pm-2:30pm
Instructor:  Caitlin Carter
Total Seats: 100  Available Seats: 100

This webinar will walk participants through the process of setting up their ORCID account. Participants will also learn how to identify and include their publications in their ORCID.