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Online LRC Workshops: LRC Workshops

Online workshops designed to help you succeed

Please register in advance for each workshop. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the workshop via Zoom meeting.  These workshops are a great way to learn new new skills, meet (virtually) with a librarian, and ask questions.  Feel free to sit in on a workshop if you'd like to try one out, there's no requirement to turn on your camera!

Is there a topic you'd like to see covered in a workshop? Let us know using the form on the right. 

All sessions listed are Eastern Time 

 

Research 101: How to use LIRN

Overwhelmed by the information presented  during orientation or just need a refresher?  This workshop will provide a basic introduction to LIRN: where and how to access LIRN, why would you want to use LIRN, what databases are available, and what each of them has to offer.  
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 @ 12pm 
Register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkce6spj0iHdNg_JbQV6IJOQKCD4Z9MBHt

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 @ 5pm 
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwpcOutpj8oGt36e4vcDw1nreotmwpcaQqz

 

APA format – how to cite

Introduction to APA format, focusing on how to cite in APA format. We'll cover what should be cited and then show how to cite for some of the most commonly used source types. 

Monday, August 10, 2020 @ 12pm  
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUtc-2urj0vGNR5rL3Dm5blIaFB5J9APsBH

Monday, August 10, 2020 @  5pm 
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwpduuspjsjHdW7lZZjqFd4SXAgTIUaHVTy

 

APA format – how to use the template

This workshop shows you how to use the template page on the LRC LibGuides.  We go over how to down load this easy to use template, and make a copy for your own use. Covers versions 6 and 7 of APA,  and how to navigate the different features of the template (how to access the header, how to insert page numbers, how to do a hanging indent, etc.).

Thursday, August 20, 2020 @ 12pm 
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEscuuvrjIjGNdjXZpbbIGQ4z2hypi9nwRd
Thursday, August 20, 2020 @ 5pm 
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How to put together a simple and attractive PowerPoint presentation<

Introduction to PowerPoint: creating a new document, creating new slides, the various types of slides, using Designs, animations and transitions, etc) and give advice on how to put together a simple, effective and consistent PowerPoint. 

Thursday, August 27, 2020 @ 12pm
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIoceyvrzsiH9Pu7r9AGgHajmFDM9gtIH9h
Thursday, August 27, 2020 @ 5pm
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Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 12pm

Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0lc-qqrDMpEtxGFnrhJpzgNE1lU_oPWFeW

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 5pm 
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How to upload a video to YouTube so only your professor can see it

For some courses, students are asked to create and then upload videos so their professors can access them. Show students how to create a YouTube account, how to use YouTube studio, and then how to create a video only accessible if you have the URL.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 @ 12pm 
Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMpcO2hrzMoGdZF-ZVu1nssMZjC5vJ5kaU2

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 @ 5pm 
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