Learn simple, effective steps and practices to help you write excellent papers and avoid plagiarism or charges of academic dishonesty.
Learn how to search for and access Mount Library journal articles and ebooks, including downloading them to your mobile devices and e-readers. We will also discuss strategies for effective reading and note taking.
View Recording Session begins at: 0:17:35
This workshop will introduce distance students to the many online resources and services offered by the Mount Library, including research article databases, ebook collections, online document delivery and books by mail, and research appointments and assistance.
View Recording Session begins at: 0:15:00
Do you have a hard time finding journal articles that are relevant to your topic? This workshop will provide tips and tricks for choosing databases, generating keywords for your topic and using Boolean search techniques appropriately. Concepts and strategies learned are common to most search tools.
Uncertain about which images and media you are allowed to copy/download to show in your class and Moodle presentations? This session will provide strategies and guidelines for the type of images and media you can legally use with your academic work.
In 2016 post-truth was Oxford English Dictionary’s Word of the Year and "fake news" became a news item. Learn tips and strategies for spotting fake news and for evaluating information in your news feeds and on the Internet.
View Recording Session begins at 0:16:00
You have identified content that is related to your assignment but does not meet the scholarly criteria required by your professor. What to you do? This session will provide tips and strategies to find the scholarly sources that may have given rise to the stories you find in the news and on social media.
A session for all students, particularly Psychology, Marketing, Business Administration, Tourism & Hospitality Management or Nutrition programs. An introduction to topics such as psychological research, health behaviour, organizational psychology, and consumer behaviour.
View Recording Session begins at: 0:20:30
Learn how to keep track of your citations while you do your research. Tired of formatting your bibliography manually? Let RefWorks do some of the preliminary work for you.