The following workshops are available to the Wells community for Fall 2012. Sign up online or at the Main Desk, 2nd Floor, Learning Commons.
Basic Research Skills
This informal workshop is designed to inform students about library resources and help improve their research skills. Topics covered include: finding books in the online catalog, finding articles using library databases, and developing effective search strategies.
Tuesday, September 18th, 2:00-2:30
Tuesday, October 16th, 2:00-2:30
Tuesday, November 20th, 2:00-2:30
How to Use Inter-library Loan
This 20 minute workshop will show you how to use Inter-Library Loan Services (ILL) to request books and articles, not available at the Wells College Library, from other academic institutions.
Tuesday, September 4th, 2:00-2:20
Tuesday, October 2nd, 2:00-2:20
Tuesday, November 6th, 2:00-2:20
Despite best intentions, plagiarism can sneak up on you when writing papers and projects. This workshop will cover the basics of plagiarism and academic integrity, discuss direct quotations versus paraphrasing, and provide some helpful tips for creating MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations.
Tuesday, September 11th, 3:30-4:00
Thursday, October 11th, 3:30-4:00
Tuesday, November 13, 3:30-4:00