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Faculty Workshops

Schedules and resources for the Library's faculty workshops

Dubai Faculty Workshops Fall 2019

Become a Google Expert

Learn advanced search techniques for navigating Google and Google Scholar. Attendees will learn time-saving techniques and shortcuts that are helpful to all researchers.

 

Date: Thursday, November 21

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: Library L1-04-038

Instructor: Lynnette Harper

 

 

Manage Citations with RefWorks

Learn how to use Refworks to manage your literature search results, manage citations, and create bibliographies.

 

Date: Monday, November 25

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: Library L1-04-024

Instructor: Dev Misra

 

 

Abu Dhabi Workshop Schedule

Spring 2019 Faculty Workshop Series

 

Link to register for workshops: https://bit.ly/2XfIlr5

 

Library Basics

Introduction to Library resources, including: faculty study areas, subject guides, finding the right database, and finding books through the library or inter-library loan. Optional library tour afterwards.

Date: Wednesday, February 27

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: LIB.2081

Instructor: Tine Stewart

 

Finding Articles

Discover the best databases for your research, keyword strategies, how to find articles that ZU doesn’t have, and how to automate searches in your areas of interest.

Date: Wednesday, March 6

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: LIB.2081

Instructor: David Oldenkamp & Alecia Perkins

 

Jumpstarting your Literature Review
Description:   Need help with undertaking a literature review for your latest research project? Register for this workshop and provide us with information regarding your research topic and the ZU Librarians will create an individual plan for researching your literature review.  Come to the session prepared for a one-on-one research consultation with your librarian.

***Pre-registration is required***

Date: Wednesday, March 13

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: LIB.2081

Instructors:  Mary Sengati-Zimba, Alecia Perkins, Tine Stewart, David Oldenkamp

 

Manage Citations with RefWorks

Learn how to use Refworks to manage your literature search results, manage citations, and create bibliographies.

Date: Monday, March 18

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: LIB.2081

Instructor: Judith Mavodza & Mary Sengati-Zimba

 

Where should I publish my research?

This workshop introduces you to library resources that will help you find the appropriate journals to publish your latest research. It is also designed to teach you how to track your research dissemination, explain the different research impact metrics, and how to increase the reach of your research activities.

Date: Monday, March 25

Time: 12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Location: LIB.2081

Instructor: Judith Mavodza & Mary Sengati-Zimba

Abu Dhabi Workshop Resources

Dubai Workshop Resources

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