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Spring Workshops

All workshops are held in the Sr. Helen Sheehan Library in the ETLI computer lab (basement).

Databases & Scholarly Articles

What’s a scholarly article and where do you find one?? This workshop discusses what scholarly sources (articles, journals, etc.) are and how to use the library’s databases to access them.

Tuesday 2/5 2pm

Wednesday 2/20 6pm

Saturday 2/16 1pm

Evaluating Online Sources

Your professor wants you to use online sources (sometimes called popular sources) for an assignment, but where to you start? This workshop teaches you how to identify credible information so you can choose the best sources for your work.

Tuesday 3/12 2pm

Wednesday 3/13 6pm

Saturday 3/23 1pm

Avoiding Plagiarism- Paraphrasing & Using Sources

Plagiarism is a serious offense and the consequences are SCARY. Come learn how to avoid plagiarism from your librarians, and practice paraphrasing information so you can correctly integrate your research into your assignments.

Tuesday 3/26 2pm

Thursday 4/4 6pm

Saturday 4/6 1pm

Cite it Right in APA

A reoccurring half-hour open workshop for students to bring APA questions to library staff. Topics covered include reference citations, APA style, and in-text citation. Takes place alternating Thursdays at 3pm in ETLI.

Thursday 2/14 3pm

Thursday 2/28 3pm

Thursday 3/14 3pm

Thursday 3/28 3pm

Thursday 4/11 3pm

Thursday 4/25 3pm

Thursday 5/9 3pm

We’ll also be offering monthly special topic workshops as well. Details forthcoming!

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