Library Workshops

Enhance your Research Skills & score a Co-Curricular Record Credit!

Note: All workshops are located in the 3rd Floor Alcove of the Library (L1003) unless otherwise specified. Please see signage for directions.

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Co-Curricular Record

 

Academic Integrity Fundamentals

  • What: Find out how to comply with academic integrity principles and avoid plagiarism & associated penalties
  • When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., OR Tuesday, Feb. 27, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Student Union Building, SC2012-2014

  • Click to Register: Jan. 25, 4-6pm


    Click to Register: Feb. 27, 1-3pm

     

Research Foundations:

  • What: Includes pre-search, concept mapping, consulting experts and concluding a search
  • When: Monday, Feb. 5, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., OR Thursday, Feb. 8, 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: Feb. 5, 2-4pm


    Click to Register: Feb. 8, 10am-12pm

     

Searching Library Resources:

  • What: Includes: searching the library catalog; searching for streaming media, eJournals, discovery service, statistics and more!
  • When: Monday, Feb. 12, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., OR Wednesday, Feb. 14, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: Feb. 12, 3-5pm


    Click to Register: Feb. 14, 4-6pm

     

APA Citation & Documentation

  • What: Learn to cite & document sources correctly using APA style guidelines
  • When: Thursday, Feb. 15, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., OR Tuesday, Feb. 20, 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Student Union Building, SC2012-2014

  • Click to Register: Feb. 15, 2-4pm


    Click to Register: Feb. 20, 10am-12pm


    Click to Register: Apr. 10, 10am-12pm


    Click to Register: Apr. 12, 9am-11am

     

Introductory Database Searching

  • What: Learn the basics of searching the library’s databases
  • When: Wednesday, Feb. 21, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: Feb 21, 11am-1pm

     

Enhanced Database Searching

  • What: Once you know the basics, come back to learn more advanced techniques!
  • When: Wednesday, Feb. 28, 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: Feb 28, 10am-12pm

     

MLA Citation & Documentation

  • What: Learn to cite & document sources correctly using MLA style guidelines
  • When: Wednesday, March 7, 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: March 7, 10am-12pm

     

Discipline-Specific Research: Business

  • What: Learn about resources and research processes unique to this field of study; includes grey literature, peer-review process, open access resources and health-related statistics
  • When: Wednesday, March 7, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: March 7, 3-5pm

     

Discipline-Specific Research: Nursing & Health Sciences

  • What: Learn about resources and research processes unique to this field of study; includes grey literature, peer-review process, open access resources and health-related statistics
  • When: Wednesday, March 14, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: March 14, 4-6pm

     

Selecting & Evaluating Information Sources

  • What: Includes discussion of different types of information sources e.g. articles, websites, books, primary vs. secondary; discuss the ‘parts’ of each source type e.g. abstract, bibliography, etc.
  • When: Thursday, March 15, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: March 15, 3-5pm

     

Copyright Essentials

  • What: Join a Research & Curriculum Librarian and Fanshawe’s Copyright Services Officer to learn what you need to know to adhere to copyright
  • When: Tuesday, April 10, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: April 10, 2-4pm

     

Scholarly Communication: Bias and Social Media

  • What: Learn how to evaluate the content of what you read; become a critical reader
  • When: Tuesday, April 17, 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

  • Click to Register: April 17, 10am-12pm

     

Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are encouraged!