Pluralsight pilot extended!
The timeline for participating in our pilot for self-paced advanced technical training from Pluralsight has been extended to the end
of the spring semester. Students, faculty, and staff from any Indiana University campus can sign up for this risk-free opportunity to
see if this training is right for you.
To learn more about this pilot, visit our Pluralsight page. If you have questions about this
service or to register for the pilot, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Captivate your audience!
Learn to use Adobe Captivate, a popular elearning development tool. By taking our Captivate 6: The Basics
workshop, you will learn to create a screencast with audio, video, transitions and animated effects. This is a great tool to catch the
attention of your audience.
The workshop is offered at 3 different times:
- Thu, Feb 6, 1:30—5 pm, IUB IC103
- Thu, Feb 20, 5:30—9 pm, IUPUI IT121
- Wed, Mar 5, 9—12:30 pm, Online
Read the full description and register online.
Note that IU students, faculty and staff can download Captivate at no charge from IUware
Expand your research toolset
This month, we are offering you training opportunities to learn how to write long research papers and other long
documents in Word and how to create and manage your bibliographies using EndNote and Zotero.
Take Word 2013: Publishing Research & Longer Documents on Thursday, Feb. 27, 5:30-9pm, at IUB
and learn how to take advantage of Word’s rich feature set for safely and efficiently working with long documents.
Our EndNote and Zotero workshops are taught by university librarians who will teach you the benefits and similarities and differences
of these two programs. Taught at these times:
Zotero will be offered:
- Wed, Feb 12, 10—11:30 am, IUB IC103
- Wed, Mar 19, 1—2:30 pm, Online
EndNote: The Basics will be offered:
- Mon, Feb 10, 2—3:30 pm, IUPUI IT121
- Tue, Feb 25, 10:30—Noon, Online
- Tue, Mar 4, 2:30—4, IUB IC103
- Mon, Mar 10, 10:30—Noon, Online
In addition, a session on EndNote Web: The Basics will take place on Monday, March
10th, from 10:30—noon at IUPUI!
Follow the links above to read descriptions and register.
Note that EndNote is available for free for students, staff and faculty from any IU campus through
IUware. Zotero is a free download from http://www.zotero.org.