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

Learning Passport & Library Webinars

Students must attend live Library Webinars to be Learning Passport eligible. 
Recordings of webinars are not passport eligible.

Learning Passport Stamp

  • For each eligible webinar you participate in, you must complete an LP Activity Survey to receive your LP booklet/Activity Page stamped or signed.
    • On-campus students can visit the Library any time during open hours. Students are encouraged to download and complete the relevant survey (each link is under the webinar description) before visiting the library.
    • Off-campus students, download and complete the relevant survey (each link is under the webinar description), and email the completed survey and passport documents to Library@msvu.ca. Your LP Activity Page will be stamped and returned to you via email.

Joining a Library Webinars

Open to everyone.

No registration necessary.

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

  • 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

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

Tuesday, February 27, 2017   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

Learn how to search for and access research data and statistics.

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.

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

Librarian for the Social Sciences

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

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