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Workshops Just for Grad Students!

Hey graduate students, check out our workshops designed just for you! Grad Studies Basic Research: In this workshop, you’ll learn about the deep web, the literature review, and basic search strategies in general databases. You’ll also find out how to

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Library Research for Freshmen Workshop Next Week!

Meant for those new to CSUSB, or for those who could simply use a refresher, this workshop provides an introduction to research through the John M. Pfau Library. Students will gain a better understanding of why it’s necessary to use

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Workshop: Critical Information Literacy for Graduate Students

Meant for teaching assistants working with lower-division students, this one-hour workshop covers best practices for integrating critical information literacy into your courses, as well as services available to both instructors and students. Monday, April 10 5:00 – 6:00 pm PL-2005

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Update! 1984: A Three-Part Examination

Update: On Friday, April 28, a follow-up talk on 1984 will take place in PL-5005 at 1:00 p.m. Students will have an opportunity to view a recorded version of the April 26 panel discussion and then take part in a

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Last Workshop of the Quarter: Publishing a Scholarly Article

Curious about what it takes to turn that paper or thesis into a journal article? This workshop takes a look at how publishing works, including choosing the right journal, the peer review process, and what to expect if and when

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Last Library Research for Freshmen Workshop of the Quarter!

Meant for those new to CSUSB, or for those who could simply use a refresher, this workshop provides an introduction to research through the John M. Pfau Library. Students will gain a better understanding of why it’s necessary to use

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Tips for Spotting Fake News

Check out these tips from the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) on how to spot fake news! How to spot fake news Consider the SourceClick away from the story to investigate the site, its mission and its

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Don’t miss it! Zotero for Everyone Workshop Feb. 16th!

In this workshop, learn to cite and manage multiple sources with ease using Zotero, a free citation management plug-in that helps make the writing process smoother and more enjoyable. With Zotero, you can easily import and export citations to use

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Library Research for Freshmen Workshop Feb. 13th!

Hey first-year students, could you use an introduction to research through the Pfau Library? Attendees will gain a better understanding of why it’s necessary to use the deep web for college-level research, practice locating scholarly articles and books, and identify

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Coming Up! Grad Studies Advanced Research Workshop

If you attended the Grad Studies Basic Research Workshop, this one is for you! Graduate students will explore more databases and search tools, the current information economy, and how to immerse yourself in the literature of your field so that

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