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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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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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Library Research for Freshmen Workshops

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

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Grad Studies Basic Workshop

In this workshop, graduate students will learn about the deep web, the literature review, and basic search strategies in general databases. You’ll also find out how to get research help in person, online, and via text messaging. Wednesday, January 25th

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Critical Info Literacy for GTAs Workshop

Meant for graduate teaching assistants working with lower division students, this one-hour workshop covers best practices for integrating critical information literacy into your courses, how to use the library website to find resources, and services available to both instructors and

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Faculty Workshop: Demystifying Critical Information Literacy

In this workshop, we will highlight the main features of CIL and untangle common misconceptions about this type of literacy. Faculty who participated in the library’s critical information literacy award will share their experiences integrating CIL into their classes. Tuesday,

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Faculty Workshop: Using Zotero for Your Research

Zotero is a free, open-source, easy-to-use citation tool to help you collect, organize, and share your research sources. In addition, it automatically imports PDFs when possible, and it makes a bibliography in Word with a single click. Thursday, November 3,

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Two More Library Research for Freshmen Workshops this Quarter!

No worries if you couldn’t make it to the first Library Research for Freshmen workshop – there are two more! Thursday, October 27, 2016 and Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Both workshops are 4:00 – 4:50 pm and take place in

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