Library Webinars

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.

Click here to join our webinars.

Learning Passport students must complete the webinar surveys on "Fall Forms and Form Submissions" section Learning Passport Moodle site to receive credit.
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.

Webinars Fall 2019

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

Monday, September 23, 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.

In-Person Session: Finding and Reading Academic Articles

Wednesday, October 23, 2019   1:30-2:30pm

McCain 301

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

Tuesday, October 29, 2019   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: Finding Primary Sources for Academic Research

Thursday, November 7, 2019   6:30-7:30pm

Identifying and finding primary sources can be challenging. This webinar will teach you about primary sources and search strategies to find them via the Mount Library databases and through open sources on the web. It will look at a range of sources such as newspapers, photographs, sound recording and film.

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

Information Services Specialist

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

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