Category Archives: Workshops & Training

Bloomberg Basics

lehman2009-03-09dsc_43911This session will teach the basic navigation and searching skills necessary to begin using Bloomberg.  Instruction sessions are offered both in the Business & Economics Library and in Lehman Library, and be sure to check out the Bloomberg Help Guide for navigation commands and tips.:

Bloomberg at the Business & Economics Library:

  • January 29, 11am ~ 12pm FULL
  • February 12, 11am ~ 12pm FULL
  • February 26, 11am ~ 12pm
  • March 19, 11am ~ 12pm
  • April 2, 11am ~ 12pm  
  • April 16, 11am ~ 12pm

These sessions will be in the 1st Mezzanine reading room.  Space is limited – please email business@libraries.cul.columbia.edu to reserve your spot.

Bloomberg at the Digital Social Science Center, Lehman Library:

These sessions will be in 321A at the DSSC in Lehman Library.  Space is limited – please register at the links above.

Bloomberg Training – not too late!

There are 2 remaining Bloomberg training sessions available at the Watson Library of Business & Economics.  Sign up today to get an introduction to the basics of navigating the Bloomberg terminal.lehman2009-03-09dsc_4391

Advanced reservations are required – send email to business@libraries.cul.columbia.edu to reserve your spot!

Have You Been to the DSSC?

The Digital Social Science Center (DSSC) is located in Lehman Library in the School of International and Public Affairs on Amsterdam and 118th St.

It’s a great new space featuring computer workstations with 30 inch monitors, scanners, color printers, collaborative study areas, and presentation practice rooms.

Subject specialist librarians in the Social Sciences (including Journalism!) will be available to assist with software and equipment as well as reference and research. Check out DSSC hours and come join us!

Bibliographic Management Tools

Need assistance collecting, managing, and citing your online research? Try Zotero or EndNote at the Library Tools & Widgets page. Plus come enjoy one of the many free workshops that the library offers – EndNote workshops are offered at the Digital Social Science Center (DSSC). Sign up today!

Bloomberg Training Opportunities

Did you miss the Bloomberg training in Journalism? Fear not! The Business & Economics Librarians offer Bloomberg training throughout the year, and there are 2 trainings left for the fall semester –

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/business/training.html

The trainings are free, but reservations are required. See the web site for details.

Remember to check back periodically at the Library Classes and Instructional Workshops web site for additional training in a variety of topics in research and technology.