Alfred Mowdood Librarian J. Willard Marriott Library
Nena Schvaneveldt Assistant Librarian Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
This is a REd Synchronous Class.
Class Description: In this class, we will discuss Pivot-RP (not to be confused with the Pivot Center
at the University of Utah). Pivot-RP is a University of Utah searchable database purchased
by the VPR Office. Pivot-RP is used to identify funding opportunities and view scholarly
profiles. It is freely available to all faculty, staff, and students at the University.
Participants will learn:
How to set up researcher profile and/or claim profile
How to search Pivot for funding opportunities
How to locate/network with researchers with common research interests
New features and how to set up alerts and get help
Tips and strategies for graduate students, new faculty at Utah, experienced researchers,
and research administrators.
REd Synchronous classes are taught by subject matter experts and provide both fundamental and advanced
skills training in flipped classroom format. To register for upcoming trainings, click
here to view our calendar.
Class Duration: Total duration for synchronous classes are approximately 2 hours. Those two (2) hours
will be broken down into:
A live session which will take approximately 1 hour (45-minute presentation and 15-minute
Pre and Post-work activities which will take approximately 1 hour, in total.