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

    • Find out how to comply with academic integrity principles and avoid plagiarism & associated penalties. Click to register:

    • Oct. 16 @ 1-3 p.m.


      Oct. 18 @ 2-4 p.m.

 

Research Foundations:

    • Includes pre-search, concept mapping, consulting experts and concluding a search. Click to register:

    • Sept. 12 @ 3-5 p.m.


      Oct. 17 @ 10 a.m.- 12

 

Searching Library Resources:

    • Includes: searching the library catalog; searching for streaming media, eJournals, discovery service, statistics and more! Click to register:

    • Sept. 13 @ 3-5 p.m.


      Oct. 10 @ 2-4 p.m.

 

APA Citation & Documentation

    • Learn to cite & document sources correctly using APA style guidelines. Click to register:

    • Sept. 18 @ 10 a.m.- 12


      Sept. 19 @ 4-6 p.m.


      Oct. 18 @10 a.m.-12


      Oct. 26 @ 2-4 p.m.


      Nov. 14 @ 3-5 p.m.


      Nov. 20 @ 10-12 p.m.

 

Introductory Database Searching

    • Learn the basics of searching the library’s databases. Click to register:

    • Sept. 25 @ 11 a.m. – 1


      Oct. 3 @ 4-6 p.m.

 

Enhanced Database Searching

    • Once you know the basics, come back to learn more advanced techniques! Click to register:

    • Oct. 11 @ 3-5 p.m.

 

MLA Citation & Documentation

    • Learn to cite & document sources correctly using MLA style guidelines

 

Discipline-Specific Research: Business

    • 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. Click to register:

    • Oct. 23 @ 4-6 p.m.

 

Discipline-Specific Research: Nursing & Health Sciences

    • 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. Click to Register:

    • Sept. 27 @ 4-6 p.m.

 

Selecting & Evaluating Information Sources

    • 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. Click to register:

    • Oct. 30 @ 4-6 p.m.


      Nov. 7 @ 10 a.m.-12

 

Copyright Essentials

    • Join a Research & Curriculum Librarian and Fanshawe’s Copyright Services Officer to learn what you need to know to adhere to copyright

 

Scholarly Communication: Bias and Social Media

    • Learn how to evaluate the content of what you read; become a critical reader

 

 

Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are encouraged!