Auburn University Libraries offers online workshops for fall 2020

Published: August 24, 2020

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Auburn University Libraries will be offering several research-enhancing workshops during the fall semester. All are offered online. Students, faculty and staff are welcome to sign up for these informative workshops.

Citation Management


Endnote allows participants piants to create and manage bibliographies, citations and references.

Participants will learn to:

  • create and organize an EndNote library.
  • add references to an EndNote library both manually and by using direct export.
  • use the Groups function to organize references.
  • insert and edit citations in a Word document using EndNote's Cite While You Write (CWYW) function.
  • format referencing in your chosen referencing style in a Word document.
This workshop is led by Jaena Alabi, English and psychology librarian.

Register for a session:

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 9:30-11 a.m.

Thursday, Oct. 1, 4-5:30 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 19, 3-4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 1-2:30 p.m.  



Zotero is a free, easy-to-use, online tool to help collect, cite and share research sources.

Participants will learn:

  • how to add citations to Zotero
  • how to use Zotero with Microsoft Word

This workshop is led by Kasia Leousis, art and architecture librarian.

Register for a session:

Thursday, Aug. 27, 12:30-1:30 p.m. 


Productivity Software


LaTeX allows participants to create technical and scientific documents using mathematical expressions.

Participants will learn:

  • how to set up a basic document in LaTeX.
  • basic commands for equations and mathematical expressions used in LaTeX.

This workshop is led by Liza Weisbrod, music and government documents librarian.

Register for a session:

Wednesday, Sept. 2, 10-11 a.m

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1-2 p.m. 

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 1-2 p.m.


Research Skills and Strategies

Systematic Reviews

Participants will learn:

  • the specific steps used to complete a systematic review.
  • how systematic reviews differ from other types of reviews.
  • where to find additional resources and services to help with the systematic review process.
This workshop is led by Adelia Grabowsky, health sciences librarian.

Register for a session:

Friday, Oct. 9, 3-5 p.m. 

Thursday, Nov. 19, 3-5 p.m.

Submitted by: Jayson Hill