Offered during January@GSAS, Unabridged is a five-day library master class for GSAS and HES graduate students.

As a participant, you'll get the chance to explore the full research lifecycle and set yourself up for a lifelong scholarly practice — becoming a more effective, resourceful, and creative researcher.

Through hands-on activities, you'll learn how to:

  • Navigate complex research environments
  • Organize your research in intellectually productive ways
  • Incorporate a wide variety of evidence into your research
  • Optimize your search strategies
  • Manage your scholarly persona and negotiate with publishers

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Program Schedule

Day 1: Getting Ready to Research

Wednesday, January 16, 1 to 4:30 pm

Day 2: Discovering Databases

Thursday, January 17, 1 to 4:30 pm

Bonus Session: Exploring Archives & Special Collections

Friday, January 18: Choice of 10 am to 12 pm or 2 to 4 pm

Day 3: From Searching to Finding

Tuesday, January 22, 1 to 4:30 pm

Day 4: Using All the Evidence

Wednesday, January 23, 1 to 4:30 pm 

Day 5: Publishing and Processing 

Thursday, January 24, 1 to 4:30 pm