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

Joining a Library Webinars

Open to everyone.

No registration necessary.

To join the session click on the title of the webinar.

Learning Passport students must login through the "Library, Career Services and Learning Strategist Webinars" section Learning Passport Moodle site.
For detailed instructions and more information, visit our Learning Passports and Library Webinars page.

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

  • Webinars are facilitated online via Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.
  • For assistance before a session please contact Denyse.Rodrigues@msvu.ca.
  • All sessions are recorded. 

Fall 2018 Library Webinars

Getting Started: Finding Business and Market Research

Wednesday, November 14, 2018   6:30-7:30pm

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

Getting Started: Finding Articles, Books & eBooks at the Mount Library

Monday, September 24, 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.

Getting Started: Finding and Reading Academic Articles

Wednesday, October 17, 2018   12noon-1:00pm

This is a joint session with a Librarian and the Learning Strategist.   Learn how to search for journal articles via Mount Library and then strategies for effective reading and note taking of journal articles.

Searching deeper: Effective Database Searching in your Subject Area

Monday, October 22, 2018   6:30-7:30pm

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.

Getting Started: Using RefWorks for Bibliographies

Thursday, November 1, 2018   6:30-7:30pm

Learn how to keep track of your citations while you do your research. Tired of formatting your bibliography manually? Let RefWorks do the preliminary work for you.

Looking for workshops?

Learning Strategist Services also offers a range of workshops, 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

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Katie Puxley
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902-457-6407

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