Below is a list of shorter training topics (~15-20 minutes each). You can create a new session using these options or add them to an existing session:
Library instruction sessions are a great way for your students to develop valuable research and information literacy skills. Find a list of our instructional offerings below, or contact us so we can work with you to customize a session that meets your needs. Use this form to request a session or email us to learn more.
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Library Orientation -- 60 minutes
Introductory information about utilizing our library resources. Great for new students or those who have not used the library in a while.
Advanced Search Skills -- 45-90 minutes (you choose)
Students will learn a variety of search tips and strategies. Topics can be customized but generally include:
APA Citation Refresher -- 30 minutes
A brief overview of the basics of reading and creating APA citations, including:
Library Hacks -- 30 minutes
Tips and tricks to make finding and saving resources as painless as possible. Topics include:
Introduction to Zotero -- 60 minutes
Offers getting started information in the use of Zotero, a citation manager, including:
Publishing Opportunities -- 30 minutes
Learn about tools to help identify journals in which to publish along with tips to avoid predatory publishers. Topics covered include: