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Library Events & Workshops

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Intro to InDesign (Part II) Online


2:00pm - 3:30pm, September 29, 2021
Online Workshop

Participant will expand on their knowledge from the Introduction to InDesign course by learning advanced text formatting, advanced layouts including master pages, creating gradients, adding effects, advanced image placement with Photoshop, package and export projects as PDF files. Having completed the beginner and advanced workshops, participants should be able to create basic documents such as brochures, pamphlets, and posters and prepare them for printing.

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Intro to StoryMaps


12:00pm - 1:00pm, October 1, 2021
Online Workshop
In this workshop participants will explore Esri StoryMaps, a powerful tool for narratives with embedded maps and media. In the workshop, we'll look at sample Story Maps, discuss best practices and walk through the features of the platform.
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Managing Research Sources and Generating Citations with RefWorks: The Basics


12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m., October 1, 2021
Online Workshop

Looking for a better way to organize and generate citations for your research projects? Come join the School of Continuing Studies Library as it provides an introduction to RefWorks, an online research management system. We will cover the specifics of how to create an account in the software and then use it to gather, manage, and share research sources with others, while also creating bibliographies.

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Planning for Video Production


2:00pm - 3:00pm, October 5, 2021
Online Workshop
This workshop will walk participants through the most important phase of video production, which is "pre-production" (the planning phase). Different types of shotlists, scripts, and video clips will be shown during this time to give you a feel of how planning is actually applied to a completed video project. The instructor will also demo and explain best practices for a basic video production equipment set-up.
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Researching for your Literature Review


12:00pm - 12:45pm, October 6, 2021
Online Workshop

This workshop will center around research strategies to consider while conducting a literature review. Specific focus will be given to pre-planning and organization, search strategies in subject databases, finding key authors, and uncovering influential works in defined subject areas. Time will be given for individual reflection and questions.

Learn to Edit Video with WeVideo


2:00pm - 3:00pm, October 12, 2021
Online Workshop
"If you're interested in editing and sharing short videos, this workshop is for you. During this course I will cover the basic features of the online video editor WeVideo. A limited amount of WeVideo accounts are available by request from the Gelardin New Media Center, so please send an e-mail directly to gelardin@georgetown.edu to gain access to the editor prior to attending this workshop. *For a ""hands-on"" learning experience please request a WeVideo account before 10/12/2021 *Please note, a WeVideo account is recommended though not required to attend this workshop."
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Intro to Tableau


11:00am - 1:00pm, October 15, 2021
Online Workshop
In this workshop, participants will learn how to plan for a visualization project, choose appropriate chart types, and use Tableau Public (the free version of Tableau)  to create engaging and interactive charts. No coding or programming experience is required.
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Video Editing with Adobe Premiere


2:00pm-3:00pm, October 19, 2021
Online
Adobe Premiere Pro is a professional video editing application that is used to combine video and audio clips, music, graphics, titles, and still images to produce finished sequences. This workshop will teach participants the basic process of creating a project, importing assets, basic edits to audio and video, and keyboard shortcuts.
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Intro to InDesign (Part I) ONLINE


2:00pm - 3:30pm, October 22, 2021
Online Workshop

Participants will be introduced to desktop publishing and the InDesign interface, and will learn how to import and format text, create frames, place text and images into frames, manipulate and organize objects in layers, manipulate text and images into basic layouts, and export projects as PDF files. Having completed the workshop, participants should be able to create basic documents such as brochures, pamphlets, and posters and prepare them for printing.

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Mapping with Tableau


10:00am - 12:00pm, October 22, 2021
Online Workshop
In this workshop participants will learn how to use Tableau Public to create interactive maps. The workshop will cover formatting geographic data for upload into Tableau, and creating and sharing various map types.
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Planning for Video Production


2:00pm - 3:00pm, October 26, 2021
Online Workshop
This workshop will walk participants through the most important phase of video production, which is "pre-production" (the planning phase). Different types of shotlists, scripts, and video clips will be shown during this time to give you a feel of how planning is actually applied to a completed video project. The instructor will also demo and explain best practices for a basic video production equipment set-up.
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Tableau II


10:00am - 12:00pm, October 28, 2021
Online Workshop
Building on what participants learned in Intro to Tableau, in this session we'll dive deeper into the capabilities of Tableau, covering more complex chart types and statistical analysis options. Intro to Tableau is a required prerequisite.
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Intro to InDesign (Part II) Online


2:00pm - 3:30pm, October 29, 2021
Online Workshop

Participant will expand on their knowledge from the Introduction to InDesign course by learning advanced text formatting, advanced layouts including master pages, creating gradients, adding effects, advanced image placement with Photoshop, package and export projects as PDF files. Having completed the beginner and advanced workshops, participants should be able to create basic documents such as brochures, pamphlets, and posters and prepare them for printing.

Learn to Edit Video with WeVideo


2:00pm - 3:00pm, November 4, 2021
Online Workshop
"If you're interested in editing and sharing short videos, this workshop is for you. During this course I will cover the basic features of the online video editor WeVideo. A limited amount of WeVideo accounts are available by request from the Gelardin New Media Center, so please send an e-mail directly to gelardin@georgetown.edu to gain access to the editor prior to attending this workshop. *For a ""hands-on"" learning experience please request a WeVideo account before 11/3/2021 *Please note, a WeVideo account is recommended though not required to attend this workshop."
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Video Editing with Adobe Premiere


2:00pm - 3:00pm, November 11, 2021
Online
Adobe Premiere Pro is a professional video editing application that is used to combine video and audio clips, music, graphics, titles, and still images to produce finished sequences. This workshop will teach participants the basic process of creating a project, importing assets, basic edits to audio and video, and keyboard shortcuts.

Event Accessibility

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