Events at the NCSU Libraries You can register for these events at http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/ Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.11.5 (http://framework.zend.com) http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/rss Video Production and Editing Basics Mar 30, 2015 Description:
Learn how to plan, produce, and edit a video using library equipment and iMovie in this hands-on workshop. You'll be taught the basics of script-writing and storyboarding, shooting video, and editing, and you will, by the end of the project, complete a short video with cuts, transitions, text, and a soundtrack. Appropriate for beginners or for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with iMovie, technology lending devices, and gain essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/518 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/518
Introduction to Photoshop for Digital Photography Mar 31, 2015 Description: You have your pictures. Now what?! In this workshop, you will learn to "fix" or enhance the already captured image. We will provide you with some basic tools to make okay photos good and good photos great! This class is for beginners as well as those completely new to digital photo editing.

Join us and take your digital photography to the next level! This is Part 3 in our Digital Photography Workshop Series.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites: none.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/550 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/550
Special: Camera Show-And-Tell Presentation Apr 1, 2015 Description: Love photography? Curious about cameras? Join us for a fascinating presentation by enthusiast, expert, and collector Jason Raitz as he shares a selection of amazing pieces from his personal camera collection. Raitz will also talk about what is current in photography and future trends in cameras. Finally, he will discuss what you should think about when buying photography equipment.

Don't miss this rare and wonderful opportunity to learn more about the world of photography! Space is limited.
This is Part 4 in our Digital Photography Workshop Series.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites: none.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/557 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/557
Basics of Audio Recording in the Hunt Music Rooms Apr 2, 2015 Description:
Learn how to record audio in the Hunt Library Music Rooms in this interactive workshop. Through hands-on practice you'll become familiar with the equipment, and, using GarageBand, learn the basics of voice recording, using the MIDI keyboard, audio editing, multitrack recording, the powerful production and vintage audio format digitization opportunities these rooms have to offer, and more. Appropriate for beginners but also for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with the Hunt Library Music Rooms while gaining essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/503 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/503
Centennial Stroll: PhotoWalk Apr 3, 2015 Description: Not going anywhere for Spring Holiday this year? Looking for something fun and exciting to do on Friday? Join us in exploring Centennial Campus with DSLR cameras in hand! We will take photos as we walk capturing the beauty and interesting natural features of this campus. The last hour will be spent sharing images. This event is for all skill levels, from beginner to serious hobbyist. Space is limited.

Register at: http://go.ncsu.edu/spring2015_photowalk1

NOTE: This photowalk is an outdoor event. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for walking. We will meet first in the Fishbowl Seminar Room in Hunt Library.

Time: 2:00 pm

Prerequisites: none.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/551 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/551
D-I-WISE Workshop Apr 6, 2015 Description:
Wearable electronics / E-textiles workshop
Sponsored by NCSU's Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)

In the spirit of the Do It Yourself, or DIY movement, the NCSU Libraries Makerspace and NCSU’s Women in Science and Engineering present a workshop focused on upgrading your daily life through technology.  We will be using the Lilypad Arduino platform to interweave electronics and textiles in an exciting way that combines code, circuits, and craft.  

Open to all NCSU students.

Time: 5:30 pm

Prerequisites: There are no pre-requisites for this workshop.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/556 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/556
Basics of Audio Recording in the DH Hill Digital Media Lab Apr 6, 2015 Description: Learn how to record audio in the DH Hill Library Digital Media Lab in this interactive workshop. Through hands-on practice you'll become familiar with the equipment, and, using GarageBand, learn the basics of voice recording, using the MIDI keyboard, audio editing, multitrack recording, the powerful production and vintage audio format digitization opportunities these rooms have to offer, and more. Appropriate for beginners but also for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with the DH Hill Digital Media Lab while gaining essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/519 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/519
Literature searching and Citation Management using Refworks Apr 7, 2015 Description:

In this workshop you will learn how to conduct and manage your research effectively using several online tools and the Libraries' website. Topics of discussion include:

*  How to optimize your topic keywords and maximize your use of the specific databases tailored to your field of research. 
*  Tips and tricks, such as customizing Google Scholar settings, using interlibrary loan, managing your research with RefWorks, and making use of library services. 
*  Connecting you to the reference librarians and collection managers in your subject area for more in-depth research help later.

* How to use the citation management tool, RefWorks, which helps to keep your information saved and organized, as well as help you share references with colleagues and generate bibliographies automatically.

Time: 11:00 am

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/536 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/536
Literature reviews Apr 7, 2015 Description: Join NCSU Librarians and campus partners to learn about important research skills for graduate students, postdocs, faculty, staff, and undergraduates doing research.

In this session, you will have an opportunity to think about the purposes of conducting literature reviews.  Along the way, you will learn about library services, workshops, and reference management tools you may not know about. The information will help you to connect with librarians in your subject area for more in-depth help finding information later.

Want to know more? Watch a short video here: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/tutorials/lit-review

Time: 10:00 am

Prerequisites: Available to graduate students, postdocs, faculty, or undergraduates working on research projects.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/537 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/537
Video Production and Editing Basics Apr 9, 2015 Description:
Learn how to plan, produce, and edit a video using library equipment and iMovie in this hands-on workshop. You'll be taught the basics of script-writing and storyboarding, shooting video, and editing, and you will, by the end of the project, complete a short video with cuts, transitions, text, and a soundtrack. Appropriate for beginners or for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with iMovie, technology lending devices, and gain essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/504 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/504
PlayDate at Pullen: PhotoWalk Apr 11, 2015 Description: Remember when you were a kid how much fun fieldtrips used to be? Bring back that excitement! Sign your own permission slip and join us for a Saturday afternoon at Pullen Amusement Park. Pullen Park is the 5th oldest amusement park in the U.S. We will use DSLR's to capture the wonders and beautiful design features of this historic site, which include a carousel, pedal boats and even a mini-train ride. The last hour will be spent sharing images. This event is for all skill levels, from beginner to serious hobbyist. Space is limited.

Register at: http://go.ncsu.edu/spring2015_photowalk2

NOTE: This photowalk is an outdoor event. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for walking. We will meet near the Welcome Center at Pullen Park.

Time: 1:00 pm

Prerequisites: none.

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/552 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/552
Video Production and Editing Basics Apr 13, 2015 Description:
Learn how to plan, produce, and edit a video using library equipment and iMovie in this hands-on workshop. You'll be taught the basics of script-writing and storyboarding, shooting video, and editing, and you will, by the end of the project, complete a short video with cuts, transitions, text, and a soundtrack. Appropriate for beginners or for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with iMovie, technology lending devices, and gain essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/520 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/520
Basics of Audio Recording in the Hunt Music Rooms Apr 16, 2015 Description:
Learn how to record audio in the Hunt Library Music Rooms in this interactive workshop. Through hands-on practice you'll become familiar with the equipment, and, using GarageBand, learn the basics of voice recording, using the MIDI keyboard, audio editing, multitrack recording, the powerful production and vintage audio format digitization opportunities these rooms have to offer, and more. Appropriate for beginners but also for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with the Hunt Library Music Rooms while gaining essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/505 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/505
Basics of Audio Recording in the DH Hill Digital Media Lab Apr 20, 2015 Description: Learn how to record audio in the DH Hill Library Digital Media Lab in this interactive workshop. Through hands-on practice you'll become familiar with the equipment, and, using GarageBand, learn the basics of voice recording, using the MIDI keyboard, audio editing, multitrack recording, the powerful production and vintage audio format digitization opportunities these rooms have to offer, and more. Appropriate for beginners but also for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with the DH Hill Digital Media Lab while gaining essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/521 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/521
Video Production and Editing Basics Apr 23, 2015 Description:
Learn how to plan, produce, and edit a video using library equipment and iMovie in this hands-on workshop. You'll be taught the basics of script-writing and storyboarding, shooting video, and editing, and you will, by the end of the project, complete a short video with cuts, transitions, text, and a soundtrack. Appropriate for beginners or for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with iMovie, technology lending devices, and gain essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/506 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/506
Video Production and Editing Basics Apr 27, 2015 Description:
Learn how to plan, produce, and edit a video using library equipment and iMovie in this hands-on workshop. You'll be taught the basics of script-writing and storyboarding, shooting video, and editing, and you will, by the end of the project, complete a short video with cuts, transitions, text, and a soundtrack. Appropriate for beginners or for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with iMovie, technology lending devices, and gain essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/522 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/522
Basics of Audio Recording in the Hunt Music Rooms Apr 30, 2015 Description:
Learn how to record audio in the Hunt Library Music Rooms in this interactive workshop. Through hands-on practice you'll become familiar with the equipment, and, using GarageBand, learn the basics of voice recording, using the MIDI keyboard, audio editing, multitrack recording, the powerful production and vintage audio format digitization opportunities these rooms have to offer, and more. Appropriate for beginners but also for those at any skill level who wish to better familiarize themselves with the Hunt Library Music Rooms while gaining essential skills for both school and personal projects.

Time: 6:00 pm

Prerequisites:

Status: open

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:28:02 -0400 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/507 http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/events/registration/workshop/signup/index/eventId/507