Introduction to SAS

Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016
Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Presenter: Denis Rubin
Location: Bobst Library, Rm. 617, 6th Floor
Libraries: Bobst Library

SAS is a software packages for statistical analysis of data. This tutorial will introduce you to the basics of SAS and will cover creating and editing data sets, computing and recoding variables and provide an overview of basic commands.

 

For an overview of class materials please visit this page.

Getting Your Bearings (Physical & Virtual Tour)

Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Presenter: Laurie Murphy
Location: Bobst Library, Rm. LL1-05
Libraries: Bobst Library

Get comfortable navigating the Libraries’ online and physical environments.  We’ll introduce the basics of the Libraries’ web site, catalog, and databases followed by a walking tour of Bobst.

Managing Your Research and Bibliographies – HOW DO I CHOOSE?

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presenter: NYU Librarians
Location: Bobst Library, Rm. 619, 6th Floor
Libraries: Bobst Library

This session will quickly compare the three major options for bibliographic management software – RefWorks, EndNote and Zotero – and help you decide which is right for you. All the tools have their own strengths, and the important thing is that you use something, so come do a little comparison shopping with us.

 

Please note, we also offer a “self-help” option – just check this handy comparison guide and then select from the sessions below.

Did You Know That The Library Offers Grad Workshops? We Do!

So, in case no one told you, NYU Libraries offers all sorts of amazing grad workshops! These classes focus on learning how to organize your bibliographies, finding out to how to track down tricky citations, understanding the intricacies of processing and analyzing data, and even simply knowing your way around an American research library. For the complete listing of these sessions, and to sign up, click here.

These workshops are ever so useful in helping you navigate higher education, and since we only want the best for you, we encourage you to come sign up and start refining those research skills.

We look forward to meeting you and wish you the best of luck this semester!