Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Research Workshops: Fall 2009 schedule

The S.C. Williams Library will offer several workshops this semester to help you improve your research skills and knowledge. Please join us for these useful and informative workshops!

The following workshops are offered:

  • Graduate & Ph.D. Research Workshop: Tuesday, October 6, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    For students interested in improving their knowledge of the scholarly & professional research resources & databases available through the library. All students are welcome.
  • SciFinder Database Workshop: Wednesday, October 21, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    SciFinder covers chemistry, biomedical sciences, materials science, engineering, and more. This workshop will cover basic & advanced searching, in addition to structure searching.
  • Ebsco Database Workshop: Tuesday, October 27, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Learn how to maximize your search results in the Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, and PsycInfo databases.
  • Preparing Your Dissertation or Thesis Workshop: Thursday, November 5, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Important workshop for anyone working on a dissertation, thesis, or senior report. Topics covered will be formatting, specifications, LaTeX questions, and requirements.

If you have any questions, please contact a Reference & Research Services Librarian

All workshops will meet in Library Research Training Room 204, located on the second floor of the Library.
Walk up one flight of stairs, pass the boat hulls on your left as you cross the bridge, turn left at the presidents' portraits, walk straight past the restrooms & exhibits towards room 204.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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