You are here

Events

Thursday, January 28, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

Academic research is challenging because there is no one-size-fits-all solution for searching. In this 50 minute hands-on workshop, you’ll learn about and apply reliable tips and tools to help you find the best articles on your topic. You’ll also learn how to problem solve disappointing database search results.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

Thursday, January 28, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM EST

Research guides are created with students in mind, providing convenient and ready access to core resources in the discipline. Guides created for the Faculty of Environment include resource specific instruction, tips and techniques to help improve search efforts, help with citing and writing, and more. We want to make it even better! We need your input.

Attend this workshop and learn how to:

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EST
GRADventure for Waterloo graduate students

The Library is pleased to help celebrate the launch of GRADventure, University of Waterloo’s graduate professional skills program, on Wednesday, January 27 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Monday, January 25, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

This 50 minute workshop introduces you to the extensive University Library system. Discover how the Library supports your university level research, and why the Library is the best starting point for your research needs.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

Thursday, January 21, 2016 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EST

Searching by subject is often the most common way to find relevant information on your topic. But there is more to subject searching than meets the eye. Delve deeper into discovering the relationships between subject, keywords, controlled vocabularies, and classification systems.

By attending this workshop you will learn:

Thursday, January 21, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

Academic research is challenging because there is no one-size-fits-all solution for searching. In this 50 minute hands-on workshop, you’ll learn about and apply reliable tips and tools to help you find the best articles on your topic. You’ll also learn how to problem solve disappointing database search results.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 — 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM EST

This 50 minute workshop introduces you to the extensive University Library system. Discover how the Library supports your university level research, and why the Library is the best starting point for your research needs.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 — 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

Hear briefly from the Office of Academic Integrity about why you need to reference your sources. Then learn how to manage your references, create bibliographies, and format your papers in a variety of citation styles from a liaison librarian using RefWorks, a web-based citation software freely available to all UWaterloo students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

By the end of this workshop, you will

Thursday, January 14, 2016 — 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM EST

Learn how to find resources for your coursework and research by searching our Library catalogue. In this 50 minute hands-on workshop you’ll become familiar with the Library catalogue’s features, learn to improve your search results, and manage your references effectively.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 — 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM EST

Welcome to UW Library! This 30 minute orientation will give you a fundamental introduction to the Library so that you can learn the basics right away. You’ll learn our ‘Top 5 Tips’ for using the Library and find out who is your subject specialist Librarian. 

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

This 50 minute workshop introduces you to the extensive University Library system. Discover how the Library supports your university level research, and why the Library is the best starting point for your research needs.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

S M T W T F S
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
  1. 2018 (4)
    1. March (1)
    2. February (1)
    3. January (2)
  2. 2017 (116)
    1. December (6)
    2. November (4)
    3. October (20)
    4. September (19)
    5. August (13)
    6. July (7)
    7. June (7)
    8. May (5)
    9. April (13)
    10. March (11)
    11. February (6)
    12. January (8)
  3. 2016 (59)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (7)
    3. October (10)
    4. September (4)
    5. July (1)
    6. June (2)
    7. May (5)
    8. April (2)
    9. March (4)
    10. February (13)
    11. January (11)
  4. 2015 (71)
  5. 2014 (44)