Events and Exhibits

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

9:00am to 10:00am
Branner Library Teaching Corner, 2nd Floor, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building

For more information and to register, click here

Are you interested in using climate model output in your research? Do you know where to go to find such files? Wondering what this odd .nc file format is all about? In this workshop, we will discuss what climate models are, what output they generate, where to find that output, and what the options are for viewing and analyzing what is in those files.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

2:00pm to 4:00pm
CESTA Room 433A

Free and open to all Stanford affiliates. Registration required at: Data Manipulation with Python

This workshop teaching basic data manipulations with Python using the Pandas library, and will cover topics such as loading data into a Pandas DataFrame, performing basic cleaning and analysis, and visualizing relevant aspects of a dataset. To learn these skills concretely, we will work with a dataset of tweets collected during the release of the Apple Watch.

Friday, October 27, 2017

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library Training Room, Room 402

Admission is free. Registration required. To sign up, please click on "more info" link.

Learn about search strategies and key resources to help you identify funding opportunities, view federally funded grants awards, and discover funding news.  This workshop will also help you identify the funder for published articles along with metrics for measuring the impact of these articles.   This session will also introduce you to a search tool that lets you search multiple funding resources at one time.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

9:15am to 9:45am
Branner Library Teaching Corner, 2nd Floor, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building

For more information and to register, click here

Did you know that Stanford libraries subscribes to 2000+ subject-specific databases? Geofacets, a database specific to geoscience resources, uses a map-based interface to provide access to over one million maps, figures, and data tables culled from a wide and growing variety of scientific publications.

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