Library Offers Research Funding Workshops


April 4, 2011----The University of Delaware Library will present two workshops on research funding during the 2011 Spring semester.

Grants for the Nonprofit Organization will focus on two library databases, Foundation Directory Online and COS Funding Opportunities, which can be used to identify potential funding resources, such as grants from private foundations, corporations and public charities. The workshops will cover strategies for searching the databases, procedures for using alerting services and RSS feeds, and locating additional grant information online. Both databases are available on the Library databases page [www.lib.udel.edu/db/].

Time:                Wednesday, April 20, 2011, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Location:          Class of 1941 Lecture Room, Morris Library, First Floor
Presenter:        Carol Rudisell, librarian, Reference Department

This workshop is open to University of Delaware students, faculty and staff members as well as members of nonprofit groups. Seating is limited and registration is required. To register online, go to [www2.lib.udel.edu/usered/workshops/current.htm]. Members of non-profit groups may call 302-831-2432 to register.

Research Funding Online will focus on two library databases, Foundation Directory Online and COS Funding Opportunities, which faculty, staff and graduate students can use to identify potential funding resources, such as grants from private foundations, corporations and public charities. The workshops will cover strategies for searching the databases, procedures for using alerting services and RSS feeds and locating additional grant information on the Internet. Both databases are available on the Library databases page [www.lib.udel.edu/db/].

Time:                Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location:          Room 116A, Morris Library, First Floor
Presenter:        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].

Questions about the workshops may be sent to the Library via email to lib-workshops @udel.edu or answered by calling 302-831-2432.

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