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Upcoming Events

Title:ScholarSnack: An Introduction to Ethical Hacking of Internet of Things (IoT) Devices
Date:Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Time:2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:W.W. Hagerty Library, L14
Campus:University City Campus
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Interested in learning how to easily conduct reconnaissance—the first state of ethical hacking—on Internet of Things (IoT) devices? Then join us for the Libraries’ next ScholarSnack event, where Drexel Teaching Professor Dr. Thomas Heverin will offer hands-on experience using Shodan, an online search engine for Internet-connected devices.

After learning some key concepts in cyber security, attendees will help discover devices such as building automation systems, data center cooling systems, security cameras, and more.

No experience in cyber security is necessary, and all Drexel students, faculty and staff are invited to attend this hands-on workshop.

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About Dr. Thomas Heverin
Dr. Thomas Heverin is a Computing & Security Technology (CST) Teaching Professor in the College of Computing & Informatics (CCI) at Drexel University.

About ScholarSnack
ScholarSnack is an ongoing event series open to all Drexel students and interested faculty and staff. It is a venue for Drexel students to enjoy light snacks while discussing their experiences in exploring information and data resources.

 

Title:EndNote (Desktop Version) Workshop
Date:Friday, November 2, 2018
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Gary Childs
Location:Online
Categories:Workshops
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

This workshop will cover the essential features of EndNote, a citation management application. APA will be the primary output/publication style used during the demonstration. The online event will be hosted via Zoom. Registrants will receive a link to the event 24 hours before the event.

Title:REFRESH: Information Skills for Health Sciences Research and Practice
Date:Friday, November 9, 2018
Time:9:00am - 11:00am
Presenter:Abby Adamczyk, Gary Childs & Janice Masud-Paul
Location:Hahnemann 1208 Computer Lab
Campus:Center City Campus
Categories:Workshops
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

REFRESH provides an introduction to locating evidence-based material using resources licensed by the Drexel University Libraries. This session will detail how to formulate a clinical question and discuss levels of evidence. A demonstration of PubMed’s Clinical Queries search feature, DynaMed, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews will be included. Specific features in Clinical Key and AccessMedicine will also be explored.

Title:EndNote Online Workshop
Date:Friday, November 9, 2018
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Presenter:Gary Childs
Location:Online
Campus:Online
Categories:Workshops
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

This workshop will cover the essential features of EndNote Online (AKA EndNote Web), an online citation management resource. APA will be the primary output/publication style used during the demonstration. The online event will be hosted via Zoom. Registrants will receive a link to the event 24 hours before the event.

Title:ScholarSnack
Date:Monday, November 12, 2018
Time:2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:Dragon's Learning Den
Campus:University City Campus
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

ScholarSnack is a quarterly event open to all Drexel students and interested faculty and staff. It is a venue for Drexel students to discuss their experiences in exploring information and data resources.

Light snacks will be served, and invited students will share brief presentations about the discoveries they have made while building their information and data research skills.   

More details about the November event will be announced over the coming weeks. Stay tuned!