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Library Workshops

Zoom Into Summer Research

Zoom into Summer Research

Join us via Zoom for a series of research workshops throughout Summer B. New topics are scheduled Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 a.m. All sessions will be recorded and available for later viewing. Need help accessing a session? View our Zoom Help page.

Upcoming Workshops

Introduction to MLA

Wednesday, July 15, 10 a.m.

This workshop will cover the basics of creating citations in the MLA style, 8th edition, as published in the MLA Handbook.

Introduction to APA

Friday, July 17, 10 a.m.

This workshop will cover the basics of creating references in the APA style, 7th edition, as published in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

Researching Current Events

Wednesday, July 22, 10 a.m.

How do you find books or peer-reviewed articles on an event that is still unfolding? When researching for a speech or essay, there are certain strategies you can use to find relevant, reliable research. Join us to learn these strategies!

Super Google

Friday, July 24, 10 a.m.

Searching online through Google can be frustrating. How can you find more relevant and reliable information? This workshop will cover some tips and tricks for searching in Google to make you a super Googler.

Researching Persuasive Speeches and Essays

Wednesday, July 29, 10 a.m.

Need to convince someone of something? Do you enjoy debating? Convince them with facts and research! This session will review the best tools for researching for persuasive speeches and essays.

Business Research

Friday, July 31, 10 a.m.

In just under an hour, you will learn how to research companies and industries. 

Google Scholar

Wednesday, August 5, 10 a.m.

Leverage Google Scholar to search across Tyree Library holdings and expand your research through citation chaining.

Finding Primary Sources

Friday, August 7, 10 a.m.

What are primary sources? How to you find them? Join this session to learn about primary sources, the best tools for locating them, and how to use them in your research.