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Check out Spreadsheet Best Practices for Research on 1/18 to strengthen your data collection, analysis and sharing, and quality control. Then, on 1/19, get your sources and citations organized with Zotero (Intermediate and Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. 

View all the offerings in the library’s winter workshop series for grad students and faculty at http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required.

Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu.

Check out Spreadsheet Best Practices for Research on 1/18 to strengthen your data collection, analysis and sharing, and quality control. Then, on 1/19, get your sources and citations organized with Zotero (Intermediate and Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. 

View all the offerings in the library’s winter workshop series for grad students and faculty at http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required.

Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu.

Check out Spreadsheet Best Practices for Research on 1/18 to strengthen your data collection, analysis and sharing, and quality control. Then, on 1/19, get your sources and citations organized with Zotero (Intermediate and Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. 

View all the offerings in the library’s winter workshop series for grad students and faculty at http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required.

Questions? Contact Hannah.Rempel@oregonstate.edu.

The Valley Library is accepting applications during the month of February for reserving research rooms in the library on a long-term basis. Doctoral candidates and faculty members who are engaged in a special project are eligible to apply. These rooms are being made available for an extended period (six to 12 months) to help accommodate the needs of your research project, and applications will be considered on the merits of your project and your specific needs for library space and materials. The deadline to apply is February 13, and decisions will be made and announced on or before February 24.

The application form can be accessed in the attachment below. Please complete the application and return it to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu. Thanks for participating, and best of luck to you in your research.

The Valley Library is accepting applications during the month of February for reserving research rooms in the library on a long-term basis. Doctoral candidates and faculty members who are engaged in a special project are eligible to apply. These rooms are being made available for an extended period (six to 12 months) to help accommodate the needs of your research project, and applications will be considered on the merits of your project and your specific needs for library space and materials. The deadline to apply is February 13, and decisions will be made and announced on or before February 24.

The application form can be accessed in the attachment below. Please complete the application and return it to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu. Thanks for participating, and best of luck to you in your research.

The Valley Library is accepting applications during the month of February for reserving research rooms in the library on a long-term basis. Doctoral candidates and faculty members who are engaged in a special project are eligible to apply. These rooms are being made available for an extended period (six to 12 months) to help accommodate the needs of your research project, and applications will be considered on the merits of your project and your specific needs for library space and materials. The deadline to apply is February 13, and decisions will be made and announced on or before February 24.

The application form can be accessed in the attachment below. Please complete the application and return it to the library circulation desk, or return by email to lori.hilterbrand@oregonstate.edu. Thanks for participating, and best of luck to you in your research.

The Oregon State University Libraries are once again soliciting applications for their Resident Scholar Program. Now celebrating its tenth year, the program provides research grants of up to $2,500 to support work done in the OSU Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center.

SCARC collects in five primary areas: the history of science; the history of OSU; natural resources in the Pacific Northwest (including hops and brewing, but also forestry, marine resources, and Northwest agriculture); multicultural communities of Oregon; and rare books. Historians, librarians, graduate, doctoral or post-doctoral students, and independent scholars are all invited to apply for a research grant for research that they propose to do at the Special Collections and Archives Research Center at the Valley Library. 

Much more about the program, including its application form, is available at http://scarc.library.oregonstate.edu/residentscholar.html

Applications must be received by April 30.

For more information, please contact scarc@oregonstate.edu.

The Oregon State University Libraries are once again soliciting applications for their Resident Scholar Program. Now celebrating its tenth year, the program provides research grants of up to $2,500 to support work done in the OSU Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center.

SCARC collects in five primary areas: the history of science; the history of OSU; natural resources in the Pacific Northwest (including hops and brewing, but also forestry, marine resources, and Northwest agriculture); multicultural communities of Oregon; and rare books. Historians, librarians, graduate, doctoral or post-doctoral students, and independent scholars are all invited to apply for a research grant for research that they propose to do at the Special Collections and Archives Research Center at the Valley Library. 

Much more about the program, including its application form, is available at http://scarc.library.oregonstate.edu/residentscholar.html

Applications must be received by April 30.

For more information, please contact scarc@oregonstate.edu.

The Oregon State University Libraries are once again soliciting applications for their Resident Scholar Program. Now celebrating its tenth year, the program provides research grants of up to $2,500 to support work done in the OSU Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center.

SCARC collects in five primary areas: the history of science; the history of OSU; natural resources in the Pacific Northwest (including hops and brewing, but also forestry, marine resources, and Northwest agriculture); multicultural communities of Oregon; and rare books. Historians, librarians, graduate, doctoral or post-doctoral students, and independent scholars are all invited to apply for a research grant for research that they propose to do at the Special Collections and Archives Research Center at the Valley Library. 

Much more about the program, including its application form, is available at http://scarc.library.oregonstate.edu/residentscholar.html

Applications must be received by April 30.

For more information, please contact scarc@oregonstate.edu.

Enter a paper or project that you’ve already completed

Have you done research at the library for a class paper or project in 2016? Then you’re eligible for a $1,000 scholarship award. The annual Library Undergraduate Research Awards provides two $1,000 scholarships: one to an undergraduate in the humanities and another award to an undergraduate in the social sciences, sciences or engineering.

This award recognizes and rewards OSU undergraduates who, through comprehensive use of the OSU Libraries, demonstrate outstanding research, scholarship and originality in a research paper that they’ve written or a research project that they’ve completed. Individual or group projects are eligible.

Applying is simple. The deadline is January 31.

Learn how to submit your research paper or project at http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/awards/undergrad-research.

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