TRB will conduct a webinar on October 8, 2013 from 2:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. ET that will demonstrate the use of desktop and online reference management tools. Participants must register in advance of the webinar, there are no professional credits associated with this webinar, and there is no fee to register. Register at http://www.trb.org/Research/Blurbs/169269.aspx
The licensed and free management tools that will be covered are EndNote, EndNote Web, RefWorks, and Zotero.
TRID, released in 2011, is the world’s largest and most comprehensive bibliographic resource on transportation research information. TRID is an integrated database that combines the records from TRB’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD’s Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to more than one million records of transportation research worldwide, with more than 90,000 links to free or fee-based full text.
The first 60 minutes of the webinar will feature information from the presenter and the final 30 minutes is reserved for audience questions.
- Bill McLeod, Transportation Research Board
- Ken Winters, Virginia Department of Transportation
Moderated by: Lisa Berardi Marflak, Transportation Research Board
- To learn how to export references from TRID to an EndNote library or database; an EndNote Web account; a RefWorks database; and to a Zotero Library
- To understand the labor and time-saving benefits of using reference management tools to write papers, chapters, and technical documentation
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There is no fee to register for this webinar. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. See link above to register.
Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at RGillum@nas.edu.