Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Papers due? Need help with your research?

Workshops are offered throughout the semester. These workshops demonstrate how to use the TWU library resources to find information pertinent to your discipline/major. We discuss subject guides, full-text resources, basic/advanced search options, search strategies and access requirements.

TWU Libraries offer the following workshops for students, faculty and staff. Dates and times of workshops are available from the Library Training & Workshops webpages.

Blagg-Huey Library Workshops

Find Articles!
These workshops will demonstrate how to use the TWU Library resources to find information pertinent to your discipline/major. We will discuss subject guides, full-text resources, basic/advanced search options, and search strategies.

10/7 Wednesday, Noon – 1 pm
10/13 Tuesday, 3 – 4 pm
10/20 Tuesday, 10 – 11 am

RefWorks
RefWorks is a web-based citation management and formatting program that is available to all current TWU students, faculty, and staff from any computer with Web access. RefWorks can also import citations from Library databases and other bibliography programs such as Endnote and Reference Manager.

10/7 Wednesday, 7 – 8:30pm


Faculty Workshops
· Share and Share Alike - 10/20, Tuesday Noon – 1:30 pm
· Evidence-Based Practice - 11/3 Tuesday, Noon – 1:30 pm

University Staff
Library Resources for University Staff, including tips for finding books, videos, newspaper articles, journal articles, and internet resources.

10/30 Friday, 2 - 3 pm

Parkland Health Sciences Library Workshops

Evidence-Based and Peer Reviewed Research
Where or how should I start this type of research? What are the key criteria to look for? Learn to make these research questions easier to answer - and get needed results!

Tuesday, October 27, 4-5pm

Library 2009: Get it Online!
Learn research strategies & tools, resources and services designed to help you work smarter, not harder. How, why, and when does using libraries (the “time-tested search engines” of information for over 5,000 years!) save time and money? Find great articles that match your topic – online, of course!

Tuesday, November 10, 11am-Noon

RefWorks: APA Format
Is there a simpler way to write your papers, store citations, and create bibliographies - using APA format? Need to organize a group project? Don’t waste time - just type, click, and print your paper! Learn how, now!

Tuesday, November 3, 4-5pm

Free RefWorks Webinars
http://www.refworks.com/content/webinars/default.asp

Presbyterian Library Workshops
Workshops available by appointment.
Contact: Librarian, Shelly Burns
E-mail to: sburns1@twu.edu
Call: 214-706-2390
Office: DPH Room 24

Houston ARC Workshops
Library Research Workshop Location: Room 4310,
Institute of Health Sciences-Houston Center, Houston
10/7 Wed Noon-1pm

--- posted by Greg Hardin

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