The Canisius College library offers workshops on a variety of topics, including citations, database searching, and research assistance. Any student interested in participating can join and they count as Academic Workshop credits for the freshman taking GRIFF101. Whether you are new to the library or simply looking to brush up on your skills, the workshops offer learning experiences for everyone. The workshops are offered in the Library Learning Center. Currently scheduled workshops are as follows:
Citation Frustration: One of the most time consuming and often confusing parts of the research process is properly citing sources. Let us help you make citation less annoying. This session will share formatting tips and use of tools that help to create citations, determine source type, and format bibliographies. This session will save you a ton of time!
Friday, February 27, 12-1pm
Monday March 2, 7-8 pm
Friday March 6, 12-1pm
The “Find Articles” Assignment: You need to find articles for your assignment. How do you even do that? This session will help you select appropriate databases, identify various types of articles and find the resources you need for your specific assignment - in record time!
Friday, February 27, 11-12pm
Friday March 6, 1-2pm
Monday March 9, 7-8pm
So You Have to Write a Paper: Research Coach: Just tell us what you need - finding sources like books, articles or websites, choosing a topic... This session will provide general research assistance that is geared toward exactly what you need when you need it.
Friday, February 27, 1-2pm
Friday March 6, 2-3pm