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Colour and Draw


When: Oct 1 2018 - 1:00am to 2:00am
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A very simple but effective way to de-stress – just colour away! We provide beautiful patterns, drawing books, pencil crayons, markers and even water colour! Come out to meet a friend and relax with colours.

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Oct 1 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 1 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Board Game Lounge


When: Oct 2 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A place where we enjoy each other’s company while playing board games. All are welcome! You can bring your own games or try out a new game we have. We offer different themes in each session:

 

September: “Tropical Islands” (Jamaica and/or Settlers of Catan)

October: “Gardens” (Takenoko and/or Agricola)

November: “Old West” (Great Western Trail and/or Flick ‘em Up)

January: TBA

February: TBA

March: TBA

 

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Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 2 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101 Welcome to Canada: Introductory Session


When: Oct 3 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 3 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - How to make a Research Poster


When: Oct 4 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Need to make a poster to show off your research? Presenting your poster to classmates or at a conference? We will cover step-by-step instructions and best practices for poster-making using Powerpoint.
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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Oct 9 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 11 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Colour and Draw


When: Oct 15 2018 - 1:00am to 2:00am
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A very simple but effective way to de-stress – just colour away! We provide beautiful patterns, drawing books, pencil crayons, markers and even water colour! Come out to meet a friend and relax with colours.

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Research Data 101


When: Oct 15 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Looking for research data for your assignments? Don't know what to do when you have some research data? We will cover effective strategies for finding research data and the best ways to save and visualize your data. Data citation tips will also be discussed in the workshop.
Click here to register
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Board Game Lounge


When: Oct 16 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A place where we enjoy each other’s company while playing board games. All are welcome! You can bring your own games or try out a new game we have. We offer different themes in each session:

 

September: “Tropical Islands” (Jamaica and/or Settlers of Catan)

October: “Gardens” (Takenoko and/or Agricola)

November: “Old West” (Great Western Trail and/or Flick ‘em Up)

January: TBA

February: TBA

March: TBA

 

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Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 18 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Oct 18 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101 Welcome to Canada: Introductory Session


When: Oct 19 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Social Sciences


When: Oct 22 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Join us to learn about subject specific databases and resources in the Social Sciences.  This hands-on session will teach you how to develop a search strategy, review the scope of a database and select the best one for your assignment/research, as well as show you how to perform keyword searching in multiple database interfaces.
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Citation Management Tools


When: Oct 22 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn how to save and organize your citations, create bibliographies in many citation styles, and import references from article databases, library catalogues, and web sources. This session will focus on UofT Libraries’ RefWorks, a citation management tool, and introduce other free tools (e.g. Zotero, Mendeley, and Endnote Basic).
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Oct 23 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Introductory Session


When: Oct 24 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn about the amazing resources in the Library and the services available to impact your grades and enrich your academic career!
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Oct 24 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Crafty Corner


When: Oct 25 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

Crafty Corner is a place where you can create something unique and express yourself. We make cool crafts and enjoy each other’s company. All materials are provided. Drop by, make something, mingle and have fun!

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Fake News - or Is It?


When: Oct 25 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session will provide you with the tools to critically evaluate social media and mainstream news sources.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Humanities


When: Oct 26 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Join us to learn about subject specific databases and resources in the Humanities.  This hands-on session will teach you how to develop a search strategy, review the scope of a database and select the best one for your assignment/research, as well as show you how to perform keyword searching in multiple database interfaces.
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Sciences


When: Oct 29 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session will welcome students to searching with the analytical insight of a true subject specialist. We will start in Web of Science to learn about the analytical and citation metrics. Next, we will move into the OVID family of databases to learn how to structure powerful searches using the modular approach favoured by that environment. This part of the workshop will involve harnessing the power of thesauri to make searches reproducible and exhaustive. Finally, we will visit BIOSIS Previews and SciFinder to see what subject-specific gems these two have for the biologists and (bio)chemists among us.
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Board Game Lounge


When: Oct 30 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A place where we enjoy each other’s company while playing board games. All are welcome! You can bring your own games or try out a new game we have. We offer different themes in each session:

 

September: “Tropical Islands” (Jamaica and/or Settlers of Catan)

October: “Gardens” (Takenoko and/or Agricola)

November: “Old West” (Great Western Trail and/or Flick ‘em Up)

January: TBA

February: TBA

March: TBA

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Oct 30 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Oct 31 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Free Mini Massage


When: Oct 31 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: T-Room, right beside Information & Loans
What:

Escape the busy life, relax with a free mini massage. No appointments, just drop by early to reserve a spot!

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Privacy & Security


When: Nov 1 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Do you take pictures and share them online? Ever sign up for a cool app on your cell phone? Know the risks associated with sharing your data and be better prepared to protect yourself from the worst-case scenarios (e.g. academic account hijacking, even identity theft). This session will show ways in which you can maintain some control over what personal information about you is shared.

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Citation Management Tools


When: Nov 1 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn how to save and organize your citations, create bibliographies in many citation styles, and import references from article databases, library catalogues, and web sources. This session will focus on UofT Libraries’ RefWorks, a citation management tool, and introduce other free tools (e.g. Zotero, Mendeley, and Endnote Basic).
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - FADIS


When: Nov 6 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

FADIS: Learn how to access course images used in the art, architecture and visual cultural study programs at the University of Toronto. 

FADIS is a University of Toronto digital image repository of more than 230,000 images, data and bibliographical references. It also includes the University of Toronto art and digitized archival collections – it has specifically been developed for our courses and students. Learn how to use this resource for your studies, class presentations and assignments. The Federated Academic Digital Imaging System (FADIS) is a consortial learning management and courseware system developed for image based teaching of art, architecture and visual culture. 
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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Nov 6 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Crafty Corner


When: Nov 8 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

Crafty Corner is a place where you can create something unique and express yourself. We make cool crafts and enjoy each other’s company. All materials are provided. Drop by, make something, mingle and have fun!

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Digital Image Basics 101


When: Nov 13 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This workshop provides basic information about digital images (file formats, file naming, resolution needed for printing versus PPT presentations, organizing image collections, downloading), copyright issues (fair dealing, creative commons, and public domain), citing and referencing images (style guides), search engines specifically for finding images on the web (advanced Google image searching), and some basic resources at the University of Toronto (FADIS, ArtStor).
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Board Game Lounge


When: Nov 13 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A place where we enjoy each other’s company while playing board games. All are welcome! You can bring your own games or try out a new game we have. We offer different themes in each session:

 

September: “Tropical Islands” (Jamaica and/or Settlers of Catan)

October: “Gardens” (Takenoko and/or Agricola)

November: “Old West” (Great Western Trail and/or Flick ‘em Up)

January: TBA

February: TBA

March: TBA

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Finding and Using Images for Study and Reserach


When: Nov 15 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Do you take pictures and share them online? Ever sign up for a cool app on your cell phone? Know the risks associated with sharing your data and be better prepared to protect yourself from the worst-case scenarios (e.g. academic account hijacking, even identity theft). This session will show ways in which you can maintain some control over what personal information about you is shared.

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Nov 15 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Nov 16 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Schooled in Google Scholar


When: Nov 16 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session provides an overview of Google Scholar search and results and introduces less commonly known advanced features. It will also be compared with a similar tool, the Library’s “Search Articles.”

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Nov 21 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

Crafty Corner


When: Nov 22 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

Crafty Corner is a place where you can create something unique and express yourself. We make cool crafts and enjoy each other’s company. All materials are provided. Drop by, make something, mingle and have fun!

 

Colour and Draw


When: Nov 26 2018 - 1:00am to 2:00am
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A very simple but effective way to de-stress – just colour away! We provide beautiful patterns, drawing books, pencil crayons, markers and even water colour! Come out to meet a friend and relax with colours.

 

Therapy Dogs


When: Nov 26 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

During Library De-stress Week, the Library invites these adorable and friendly therapy dogs for students to pet, to cuddle and to unwind.

 

Board Game Lounge


When: Nov 27 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

A place where we enjoy each other’s company while playing board games. All are welcome! You can bring your own games or try out a new game we have. We offer different themes in each session:

 

September: “Tropical Islands” (Jamaica and/or Settlers of Catan)

October: “Gardens” (Takenoko and/or Agricola)

November: “Old West” (Great Western Trail and/or Flick ‘em Up)

January: TBA

February: TBA

March: TBA

 

Therapy Dogs


When: Nov 27 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

During Library De-stress Week, the Library invites these adorable and friendly therapy dogs for students to pet, to cuddle and to unwind.

 

Free Mini Massage


When: Nov 28 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: T-Room, right beside Information & Loans
What:

Escape the busy life, relax with a free mini massage. No appointments, just drop by early to reserve a spot!

 

Therapy Dogs


When: Nov 28 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

During Library De-stress Week, the Library invites these adorable and friendly therapy dogs for students to pet, to cuddle and to unwind.

 

Leathercraft


When: Nov 29 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: T-Room, right beside Information & Loans
What:

Make genuine top-quality leather articles for yourself or give as gifts. In this workshop you will learn the essential leather crafting basics, such as casing, carving and stamping. You will learn how to make your own leather bookmark and a customizable leather bracelet. This hands on event is an exciting new partnership with Tandy Leather.

Due to popularity of this event, please click to sign up. Space is limited.

 

Therapy Dogs


When: Nov 29 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

During Library De-stress Week, the Library invites these adorable and friendly therapy dogs for students to pet, to cuddle and to unwind.

 

Therapy Dogs


When: Nov 30 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: Main floor of the Library, the blue wall directly across from Information & Loans
What:

During Library De-stress Week, the Library invites these adorable and friendly therapy dogs for students to pet, to cuddle and to unwind.

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Jan 9 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Jan 15 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Jan 17 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Basics


When: Jan 21 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of FactSet. Students will learn how to:

  • Access FactSet in the FLC
  • Create their own FactSet account for off-campus use
  • Navigate and search the database

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in FactSet will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Citation Management Tools


When: Jan 21 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn how to save and organize your citations, create bibliographies in many citation styles, and import references from article databases, library catalogues, and web sources. This session will focus on UofT Libraries’ RefWorks, a citation management tool, and introduce other free tools (e.g. Zotero, Mendeley, and Endnote Basic).
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Digital Image Basics 101


When: Jan 22 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This workshop provides basic information about digital images (file formats, file naming, resolution needed for printing versus PPT presentations, organizing image collections, downloading), copyright issues (fair dealing, creative commons, and public domain), citing and referencing images (style guides), search engines specifically for finding images on the web (advanced Google image searching), and some basic resources at the University of Toronto (FADIS, ArtStor).
Click here to register
Click here to find more Library 101 courses

 

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Sciences


When: Jan 28 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session will welcome students to searching with the analytical insight of a true subject specialist. We will start in Web of Science to learn about the analytical and citation metrics. Next, we will move into the OVID family of databases to learn how to structure powerful searches using the modular approach favoured by that environment. This part of the workshop will involve harnessing the power of thesauri to make searches reproducible and exhaustive. Finally, we will visit BIOSIS Previews and SciFinder to see what subject-specific gems these two have for the biologists and (bio)chemists among us.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Humanities


When: Jan 29 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Join us to learn about subject specific databases and resources in the Humanities.  This hands-on session will teach you how to develop a search strategy, review the scope of a database and select the best one for your assignment/research, as well as show you how to perform keyword searching in multiple database interfaces.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - How to make a Research Poster


When: Jan 29 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Need to make a poster to show off your research? Presenting your poster to classmates or at a conference? We will cover step-by-step instructions and best practices for poster-making using Powerpoint.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Citation Management Tools


When: Jan 29 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Learn how to save and organize your citations, create bibliographies in many citation styles, and import references from article databases, library catalogues, and web sources. This session will focus on UofT Libraries’ RefWorks, a citation management tool, and introduce other free tools (e.g. Zotero, Mendeley, and Endnote Basic).
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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: Bloomberg Basics


When: Jan 29 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Bloomberg.

Students will learn how to:

  • Access Bloomberg in the FLC
  • Creat their own Bloomberg account
  • Use the special Bloomberg keyboard
  • Navigate and search the terminal
  • Get certified with Bloomberg Market Concepts

The various kinds of company, industry, and economic information available in Bloomberg will be highlighted.

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Jan 30 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Research Data 101


When: Feb 5 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Looking for research data for your assignments? Don't know what to do when you have some research data? We will cover effective strategies for finding research data and the best ways to save and visualize your data. Data citation tips will also be discussed in the workshop.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - FADIS


When: Feb 5 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

FADIS: Learn how to access course images used in the art, architecture and visual cultural study programs at the University of Toronto. FADIS is a University of Toronto digital image repository of more than 230,000 images, data and bibliographical references. It also includes the University of Toronto art and digitized archival collections – it has specifically been developed for our courses and students. Learn how to use this resource for your studies, class presentations and assignments. The Federated Academic Digital Imaging System (FADIS) is a consortial learning management and courseware system developed for image based teaching of art, architecture and visual culture.
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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Finding and Using Images for Study and Reserach


When: Feb 7 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Do you take pictures and share them online? Ever sign up for a cool app on your cell phone? Know the risks associated with sharing your data and be better prepared to protect yourself from the worst-case scenarios (e.g. academic account hijacking, even identity theft). This session will show ways in which you can maintain some control over what personal information about you is shared.

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Schooled in Google Scholar


When: Feb 11 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session provides an overview of Google Scholar search and results and introduces less commonly known advanced features. It will also be compared with a similar tool, the Library’s “Search Articles.”

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Advanced Searching in Social Sciences


When: Feb 12 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Join us to learn about subject specific databases and resources in the Social Sciences.  This hands-on session will teach you how to develop a search strategy, review the scope of a database and select the best one for your assignment/research, as well as show you how to perform keyword searching in multiple database interfaces.
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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Feb 12 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Fake News - or Is It?


When: Feb 14 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session will provide you with the tools to critically evaluate social media and mainstream news sources.
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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Feb 25 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Introduction to Archives Research


When: Feb 26 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

This session with provide a brief introduction to visiting an archive and using archival resources for your research. Session will focus on the UTM Archives' digital and print collections but will extend to other archival collections.

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Library 101: FLC Tools Workshop: FactSet Intermediate


When: Mar 1 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex
What:

This workshop is designed for students who have completed the FactSet Basics workshop or for students with some experience using FactSet.

Advanced functionality in FactSet will be featured. Students will learn how to:

  • Generate a customized report about a company, using the BookBuilder function (@BB)
  • Create and customize a chart using economic, company, or industry data in the Charts tab (@C)
  • Build a list of companies that meet certain criteria using the Screening tab (@US)
  • Create and monitor a portfolio using the Market Watch (@MA)
  • Use the FactSet Escel plug-in

All sessions will take place in the Li Koon Chun Finance Learning Centre, Room L1245, Lower Level, Innovation Complex

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Library 101: Advanced Sessions - Let's Talk Politics


When: Mar 5 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Where: Library Smart Classroom A/B
What:

Join us to learn about subject specific databases and resources in the This session will introduce you to Canadian and American election resources, including opinion polls, election results, news sources, and coverage of debates and speeches.
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