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Winter 2017 Workshops

LIBR 101: Introduction to library services

​Learn about library technology, space, services, and resources, and how your library account gives you access to many resources beyond Google. Recommended to all new students. 40 minutes​

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, January 25 1:00 - 1:40 pm Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
Wednesday, February 1 4:00 - 4:40 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
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LIBR 102: Finding articles at the library

​Find out what your professors mean when they ask for "peer-reviewed articles", how to do efficient article searches in library databases, and how to cite articles in the style of your discipline. Recommended to all new students. 40 minutes​

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, January 25 11:00 - 11:40 am Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Thursday, February 2 11:00 - 11:40 am Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
Thursday, February 9 2:00 - 2:40 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
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LIBR 103: Finding books at the library

Learn how to navigate the library shelves and online book collection, and how to cite books in the style of your discipline. Recommended to all students. 40 minutes

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, January 31 1:00 - 1:40 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Wednesday, February 8 1:00 - 1:40 pm Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
Thursday, February 16 11:00 - 11:40 am Webster Library, LB-322 Register
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LIBR 104: First steps for researching your term paper

Find out how to develop an effective research question, locate background information, and plan your search. Recommended to all new students who write term papers. 40 minutes

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, February 8 1:00 - 1:40 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Wednesday, February 15 11:00 - 11:40 am Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
Thursday, March 2 11:00 - 11:40 am Webster Library, LB-205 Register
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LIBR 105: Note-taking strategies

Learn strategies for evaluating information, active note-taking, effective paraphrasing and citation. Recommended to all new students. 40 minutes

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, February 14 11:00 - 11:40 am Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Tuesday, February 28 11:00 - 11:40 am Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
Wednesday, March 1 1:00 - 1:40 pm Webster Library, LB-205 Register
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LIBR 100: All in one: Researching in the library

​A condensed version of four of the library's workshops for new students: Intro to Library Services; Finding Articles at the Library; Finding Books at the Library; First Steps for Researching Your Term Paper. 120 minutes

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, January 24 2:00 - 4:00 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Thursday, February 2 1:00 - 3:00 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
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LIBR 201: The way of APA

​Learn to cite sources and format papers in the APA style, as well as keep track of sources. 75 minutes.

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, March 7 10:00 - 11:15 am Webster Library, LB-205 Register
Wednesday, March 8 1:00 - 2:15 pm Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
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LIBR 202: Using Refworks to create bibliographies

Create perfect reference lists in APA, MLA, Chicago (and many others) instantly! Streamline your research and citation process by managing your sources in an online RefWorks account. All Concordia students get a free RefWorks account, and this workshop will tell you everything you need to know to get started. 90 minutes

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, February 15 1:00 - 2:30 pm Webster Library, LB-322 Register
Tuesday, February 28 2:00 - 2:30 pm Webster Library, LB-205 Register
Thursday, March 9 1:00 - 2:30 pm Vanier Library, VL-203 Register
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Graduate and Professional Skills Workshops

GPLL233 - Business Research Essentials for MBA and Graduate Diploma/Certificate Students

  • Section 1: Monday, January 23, 2017, 3:00 - 4:30 pm

GPLL232 - Introduction to Systematic Reviews for Health Sciences & Psychology ​

  • Section 1: Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

GPLL236 - Using RefWorks for Graduates: Citations and Bibliographies Simplified​

  • Section 1: Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

GPLL238 - Engineering & Computer Science Graduate Research Essentials

  • Section 1: Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 9:30 - 11:00 am

GPLL231 - Library Skills & Resources: Maximize Your Graduate Research Potential

  • Section 1: Thursday, February 9, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

GPLL241 - Copyright and your thesis

  • Section 1: Thursday, February 16, 2017, 1:00 - 2:30 pm
  • Section 2: Friday, March 31, 2017, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

GPLL248 - Understanding & Increasing the Visibility and Impact of your Research

  • Section 1: Thursday, February 16, 2017, 1:30 - 2:30 pm

GPLL249 - Thesis Boost: 3-day writing retreat

  • Section 1: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, February 21-23, 2017, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

GPLL234 - Choosing the right journal for your research: predatory publishers & open access

  • Section 1: Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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