Library Offers Workshop on Research Funding Resources


    The University of Delaware Library will offer a workshop on research funding resources for University of Delaware faculty and staff on Thursday, August 28, 2008, from 10:00-11:30 a.m. in the Library Instruction Room, 116A Morris Library.

    The workshop will focus on two library databases, Foundation Directory Online and COS Funding Opportunities, which faculty and staff can use to identify potential funding resources, such as grants from private foundations, corporation and public charities. The workshop will cover strategies for searching the databases, procedures for using alerting services and RSS feeds and locating additional grant information on the Internet.  This workshop is co-sponsored by the University of Delaware Research office. The workshop will be presented by Carol Rudisell, Librarian, Reference Department.

    The workshop is open to University of Delaware students, faculty, and staff.  Seating is limited and registration is required. To register online, go to [www2.lib.udel.edu/usered/workshops/current.htm].  For more information about this workshop, e-mail lib-workshops@udel.edu or call 302-831-2432.