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Library Workshop Series

Spring 2024 Online Workshop Schedule


Spring 2024 Online Workshop Schedule


Even if the topic isn't exactly what you need, please stop by. Most of these skills apply across disciplines -- and we'll always leave time for questions!


Topic Date Campus Room Time

Library 101 - Orientation to the Library Website

Join us for an introduction to library research, and learn how to find online resources such as the library website, the library catalog, and specialized library databases. You will also learn how to contact us for help or schedule a research consultation in the future.

Thurs. Feb. 15, 2024 Zoom online Register for link 6-7pm

Beginning Your Research for Graduate Students

Explore searching subject databases including saving searches, registering for alerts, and Interlibrary Loan. Get an introduction to Research Guides for graduate students for specific programs, including information on submitting your thesis or dissertation.

Thurs. Feb. 29, 2024 Zoom online Register for link 6-7pm

Beginning Your Research for Undergraduate Students

Explore finding background readings and compiling search strategies. Conduct Advanced searches in Article Quick Search (EBSCO Discovery Service database), using filters. abstracts, finding full text and citing articles, to learn about quick ways find relevant academic articles.

Sat. Mar. 16, 2024 Zoom online Register for link 11am-12pm


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Exercises on this guide have been developed with inspiration or input from UML University Library staff, UML RiverHawk Scholars, and UML University Library student workers.