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Library Webinars are offered on a wide range of topics to help you improve your research skills. Everyone Welcome!

Looking for more webinars?

Learning Strategist Services also offers a range of webinars, such as managing time, getting organized or preparing in advance to do well on an exam, effective reading and note taking strategies.

Check out the webinars they offer at www.msvu.ca/LS

Joining a Library Webinars

Open to everyone.

No registration necessary.

Learning Passport students must login using their first and last name.

Please log in to the session 15 minutes in advance to check audio settings using the audio set up tool.

Join webinar here using your first and last name.
  • Webinars are facilitated online via Blackboard Collaborate.
  • Participants will need to download a small Blackboard Collaborate file to take part.
  • For assistance using Blackboard Collaborate before a session please contact Katie.Puxley@msvu.ca.
  • All sessions are recorded. 

Webinars Winter 2018

Beginner's guide to business sources

Monday, March 19, 2018   6:30-7:30 pm

A session for students in the Business Administration or Tourism & Hospitality Management programs. An introduction to finding company, industry and market research using the Mount Library's research guides.

Getting started: Finding journal articles & eBooks at the Mount Library

Tuesday, March 6, 2018   6:30-7:30pm

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.

Finding Data and Statistics for Academic Research

Monday, March 5, 2018   6:30-7:30pm

Statistics and data: do you know the difference? Have you ever needed a quick number for your research paper to prove 'how many' or 'how much'? This webinar will introduce you to Mount Library resources in order to help you find, access, and use data and statistics. Don't worry, you won't need to know anything about statistics or SPSS to benefit from this session!

Learning Passport & Library Webinars

  • Learning Passport students must login using their first and last name
  • Download the survey from the Moodle Learning Passport site
    • Go to The Learning Passport
       ⇒ Forms & Form Submissions
       ⇒ Library Surveys
       ⇒ Pick the Survey with the date and title of your webinar
  • Answer the two questions from the webinar and complete the survey
  • Email the completed form to librarian leading the session
    • (Librarian will give the email address during the session)
  • Completed surveys must be received by noon the following day
Students must attend live Library Webinars to be Learning Passport eligible. 
Recordings of webinars are not passport eligible.

Librarian for the Social Sciences

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Katie Puxley
Contact:
Mount Saint Vincent University Library
902-457-6407

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