Library Workshops Spring 2021

Here you'll find information on the library workshops offered in Spring semester, 2021.

In Spring 2021, the library is offering a series of workshops to help the Fox community navigate our increasingly digital library environment. Each workshop will be taught by a different librarian, making them an excellent way to refresh your skills, learn something new, or hear an old concept in a new way.

Questions?  Contact Kate Wimer.

Using SCOPUS

February 17, 2021 | 2:30pm

Join Research and Instruction Librarian Andrea Abernathy online for a workshop covering the SCOPUS database. She’ll show you how to discover scholarship, track citations, and explore relevant journals with confidence.

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Research Beyond the Databases

March 9, 2021 | 10:00am

Academic research articles are great, but there are a lot of other things out there that can help you with your research project too! Join librarian Jenny Bruxvoort to learn more about using books, background sources, and high-quality information available outside of the library in your research.

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Database Hacks

March 24, 2021 | 10:00am

Get the most out of the library databases by learning how to speak their language. Join librarian Kate Wimer to learn some of the tricks of the trade to search powerfully and efficiently. We'll cover the basics of Boolean as well as some of the more obscure operators.

Recording Coming Soon | Slides (PDF)

All About Library Ebooks

April 8, 2021 | 10:00am

Join librarian Robin Ashford as she discusses how to find, access, and best utilize the variety of ebook platforms used here at George Fox.

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Graduating from the Library

April 22, 2021 | 10:00am

Many of the library resources are only available to current students, faculty, and staff, or visitors on campus. Join librarian Kate Wimer as she shares what access to the library looks like as an alum and offers some tips on where you can find research tools after graduation.

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