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Chester Fritz Library Workshops

Current Workshops

Love Data Week Workshop

February 15th at 11 AM CST Data Management With Pokemon Workshop 

Research data management education provides guidance on how researchers can effectively manage their data to increase the scholarly impact from their research, comply with funder mandates, and take control of their research data. Did you know that Pokemon, a media franchise from Japan that features video games, movies, anime, manga, toys, and other creations, is a great way to learn data management? In this workshop, we will learn data management principles of file naming, metadata, and documentation through a lens of hands-on activities involving Pokémon. Come ready to learn about data management and have a good time! 

Workshop slides are available on the UND Scholarly Commons.

Software and Tech Support Series

Software and Tech Support Series

Microsoft Word 102: I've Typed a Bunch of Words, Now What? - March 10 @ 12:30 pm

Learn how to make your paper all fancy-like with Emily Wros, the Chester Fritz Library's Systems Librarian. Depending on participant interest, topics may include:

  • Adding page numbers and other features to your headers and footers
  • Inserting images, tables, and graphs
  • How to use hanging indents
  • Removing formatting
  • Using a table of contents and other ways to boost accessibility
  • Additional resources and troubleshooting

This workshop will be held online. It will not be recorded.


Faking Your Way Through Excel: A Workshop for Beginners - March 31 @ 12:30 pm

This workshop will present first-step Excel skills for new users. Depending on the needs of the participants, topics covered may include:

  • Formatting cells
  • Saving, printing, and converting sheets
  • Sorting your information
  • How to do calculations
  • Creating graphs and tables
  • Changing text files to Excel files
  • Differences between Excel and Google Sheets
  • How to find answers to basic questions or locate additional resources

Presented by Chester Fritz Librarian Emily Wros. This workshop will be held online. It will not be recorded.

Fall 2021 Workshops

Schoalrly Communications Series PowerPoint Slides & Recording

Software and Tech Support Series

Software and Tech Support Series

Faking Your Way Through Excel: A Workshop for Beginners - October 20th @ 2pm

This workshop will present first-step Excel skills for new users. Depending on the needs of the participants, topics covered may include:

  • Formatting cells
  • Saving, printing, and converting sheets
  • Sorting your information
  • How to do calculations
  • Creating graphs and tables
  • Changing text files to Excel files
  • Differences between Excel and Google Sheets
  • How to find answers to basic questions or locate additional resources

Presented by Chester Fritz Librarian Emily Wros. This workshop will be held online. It will not be recorded.



Microsoft Word 102: I've Typed a Bunch of Words, Now What? - November 17th @ 2pm

Learn how to make your paper all fancy-like with Emily Wros, the Chester Fritz Library's Systems Librarian. Depending on participant interest, topics may include:

  • Adding page numbers and other features to your headers and footers
  • Inserting images, tables, and graphs
  • How to use hanging indents
  • Removing formatting
  • Using a table of contents and other ways to boost accessibility
  • Additional resources and troubleshooting

This workshop will be held online. It will not be recorded.

Spring 2021 Workshops

Citation Manager Series

Digital Scholarship Series

Distance Student Q & A

Not recorded - see the attached handout and presentation for the information covered.