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    • Sources, [Citations] & Cookies: Drop-in Research Workshop

    • 4 dates and times available
    • Back by popular demand! ZSR Library presents sources, [citations] & cookies-- our drop-in research workshops, held every Monday in April! These informalworkshops will be held from 2:00-6:00 pm in ZSR Room 477 (4th floor of the Wilson Wing, ZSR Library). During our drop-in research . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Google Mail and Calendar Tips and Tricks

    • Tuesday, April 4th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Please join us for this fun, informal session, where we'll show you great ways to improve how you use your Google Mail and Calendar. Topics we'll cover include: Goodbye Doodle! Use your Google Calendar to see everyone’s availability. Let Google manage your incoming emails by . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 5 dates and times available
    • Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Engaging Students with Lightboard Videos

    • Wednesday, April 5th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • If you're interested in creating instructional videos which involve writing, Lightboard may be a great solution. The Lightboard is a glass surface that lets you create videos of yourself writing or projecting graphics while facing your audience (click here for an example).This low tech, easy- to- . . .

    • Location: Tribble Hall A14
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Free (and Easy!) Technology Tools to Enhance Your Classes

    • Thursday, April 6th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Join us for a sampling of online tools designed to help you better engage students. We’ll explore options such as concept mapping, games and quizzing, animation and comic strips, and tools that allow you (or students) to synthesize content. Bring your laptops and a creative . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • The RIGHT way to CITE Workshop (At Wake Downtown)

    • Sunday, April 9th, 20172:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Does the idea of doing your bibliography at the end of a paper stress you out? Need help with parenthetical citations or footnotes while you are writing? This one-hour workshop will take students through the basics of both MLA and APA citation formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

    • Location: WAKE DOWNTOWN Room 1615
    • Zotero Workshop (at Wake Downtown)

    • Sunday, April 9th, 20173:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes . . .

    • Location: WAKE DOWNTOWN Room 1615
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Finishing with a Flourish: The Last Day of Class

    • Thursday, April 20th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • End the semester with energy using any or all of the six last-day-of-class activities that will be discussed during this workshop. Using the last day of class intentionally to 'wrap up' the semester provides students with an opportunity to reflect on the significance and scope of their learning in . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • Sunday, April 23rd, 20172:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Does the idea of doing your bibliography at the end of a paper stress you out? Need help with parenthetical citations or footnotes while you are writing? This one-hour workshop will take students through the basics of both MLA and APA citation formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 476