RefWorks Using Write’n Cite

10:00-10:30 a.m.  Monday August 13  Scarfe 155 Set yourself up to use RefWorks in writing and formatting a paper.  Download Write’n’Cite and insert in-text citations while writing.  Bring your laptops (optional) & your questions.

Using APA Style

10:00-10:30 am  Wednesday  Aug.1                Scarfe 155 3:00-3:30 p.m.    Friday  Aug. 3                         Scarfe 155 Managing your citations means using APA style effectively.  Do you have questions about citing journal articles, websites, secondary sources, reports, etc.  Come to […]

RefWorks: The Basics

10:30-11:00 am  Wednesday Aug.1         Scarfe 155 3:30-4:00 p.m.    Friday  Aug. 3                 Scarfe 155 Set yourself up to use RefWorks (create an account, import citations from databases, create a bibliography). Bring your laptops (optional) and your questions (mandatory). 

One Stop Information — Searching the UBC Library

10:00-10:30a.m.  Wed. July 25  Scarfe 155 3:00-3:30 p.m.  Friday July 27   Scarfe 155 Need a refresher about searching for research resources? Learn more about the UBC Library and how to find relevant books, e-books, book chapters, scholarly articles, theses & dissertations, government documents and more all from a single search box.

Get Organized to Manage Your Research

10:30-11:00 am  Wed. July 25   Scarfe 155 3:30-4:00 p.m.  Friday  July 27   Scarfe 155 Managing your research begins with knowing where to search, how to save, name, store, and organize your resources. Useful advice will be offered together with references about academic writing will be shared. 

Getting Published—Sources and Resources

3:00-3:30 p.m.  Friday  July 20, July 27  Scarfe 155 Want to get an article published?  Learn how to find potential journals for your work.  Find out about Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities, Ulrich’s Periodical Directory, Directory of Open Access Journals, and browse UBC online journals and indexes and databases and use Summon to explore articles […]

cIRcle UBC’s Institutional Repository

3:30–4:00 p.m.  Friday  July 20, July 27  Scarfe 155 All you want to know about cIRcle our UBC Institutional Repository!  Would you like to have your academic work searched by Google Scholar? Or have your work archived in the UBC Library?  Then come to this session to find out what cIRcle is, what it contains, […]

Zotero 101

10:00-10:30 a.m.  Tuesday July 24   Scarfe 155 What can bibliographic citation management software do?  Which program should I use?  Learn about Zotero a free open source citation management tool.  Bring your laptops (optional) & your questions.