Week of 10/22 Workshops

Monday, October 22

Conducting a Literature Review, 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Description: Are you a graduate student starting your thesis? Learn how to use the library’s resources to review the existing literature on your topic.

Location: Pfau Library PL-2005 Instruction Room


Tuesday, October 23

Evaluating Scholarly Resources, 12:00 – 12:45 pm

Description: Did you know that there are different types of scholarly articles? In this workshop, we’ll focus on how to identify the main types—the empirical study, the literature review, and the scholarly research article common in the Humanities. You’ll also learn the types of articles that appear in scholarly journals but that aren’t considered scholarly and should not be used in your papers. Confused? You need to attend this workshop! BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).

Location: PL-5005 Library Multimedia Center


Thursday, October 25

Advanced Database Search, 5:00 – 5:50 pm

Description: Learn how to search databases at a more advanced level and how to use limiting features to focus the results of your search. Hands-on time is included.

Location: Pfau Library PL-2005 Instruction Room


Friday, October 26

APA Style Basics in Chinese (Mandarin), 2:00 – 3:00 pm

如何用APA 格式标注你的文章。用中文讲解方法和实题练习

Description: This workshop provides information students need to cite different types of sources in APA style, including hands-on exercise of formatting references, both in text and in the reference list.

Location: Pfau Library PL-2005 Instruction Room


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