Become a Super-Researcher with the help of these free workshops.

Super-Researcher Workshop Series
2014

Become a Super-Researcher with the help of these free workshops. All workshops are open to all students, staff, and faculty and will be held in the Library Computer Lab of the James Earl Carter Library.

The workshops will be led by Mandi Goodsett, Reference and Instruction Librarian.
The Avoiding Plagiarism workshops will be presented in conjunction with the GSW Writing Center.

 

How to Use Wikipedia and Get Away With It

You've probably been told that Wikipedia is horribly unreliable and never appropriate for research. Come to this workshop to learn how Wikipedia really works and when it can actually help your research. There will be door prizes and a gift card grand prize, so take advantage of this opportunity to become a better researcher!

Tues. Feb. 25, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Check out the LibGuide for more information.


Avoiding Plagiarism

Did you know that even if you fail to cite your sources on accident, it still counts as plagiarism? The consequences of plagiarizing can be severe--you can fail your assignment, fail the class, or even be expelled from the university. Come learn how to avoid these scary consequences by becoming a citation expert!

Tues. March 25, 2014 - 4:00 pm
Mon. March 31, 2014 - 7:00 pm
Wed. April 2, 2014 - 5:00 pm


Super Search Strategies

Have you ever been looking for a source only to find again and again that the results you get in search engines and databases isn't what you're looking for? Come to this workshop to learn some strategies for improving your searching that will help you find the resource results you need to get researching.

Tues. April 15th - 4:00 pm
Wed. April 16th - 4:30 pm