University Library

Library 101 Workshops: Spring 2018

Interested in joining one of our workshops? Take a look at our calendar for dates and times.

Space is limited. Register today:

http://libguides.library.cpp.edu/Library101workshops

Workshop Descriptions:

Library Tour

Come learn about the different resources and services the library has to offer. Meet at the Concierge Desk (next to Starbucks).

Library Online Resources Tour

This guided tour of University Library's online resources will introduce you to OneSearch, library databases, research guides, and other useful online tools that support research success. To learn how to search, please attend our "Finding Articles using OneSearch & Google Scholar" and/or "Finding & Locating Books using OneSearch" workshops.

Google Searching 1.0

Learn the different tips & tricks to maximize your search results.

Google Searching 2.0

Learn how to successfully search and evaluate website sources.

Finding Articles using OneSearch & Google Scholar

Learn how to find academic articles using the library's databases as well as using Google Scholar.

Finding and Understanding Scientific Research Articles

Scientific research articles can be intimidating to work with. This workshop will go over basic concepts, techniques, and tools for tackling them.

Finding & Locating Books using OneSearch

Can't find the book? Learn how to find and locate books and eBooks.

Using Citations and References

Cited and referenced sources can help you locate useful information for research assignments. This workshop will go over basic concepts, techniques, and tools for working with cited and referenced sources.

Business Research: Learning the Basics

New to business research? Join us to learn how to use ABI/INFORM and other business databases to find sources for your business assignments. This workshop will include a hands-on activity so feel free to bring your topics/assignments with you.

Engineering Research: Learning the Basics

Learn how to effectively conduct research using the Engineering resources provided by the University Library.

MLA Citation

Learn the basic concepts on how to properly cite your sources using MLA style citation.

APA Citation

Learn the basics concepts on how to properly cite your sources using APA style citation.


Attendance at each workshop enters you into a giftcard drawing.

Drawing will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 1pm in room 2913.

You do not need to be present to win.