Online Workshops from UW Libraries
Looking to expand your research skills outside the classroom?
UW Libraries' new Online Workshop Series offers multiple opportunities for students to learn new techniques for academic success without ever having to come onto campus. Workshops are free, non-graded, tutor supported, and based on practical activities. To learn more about upcoming workshops, check the schedule below.
Effective Literature Review
September 8-12, 2014
This activity-based workshop will help you build effective techniques for preparing literature reviews and increase your confidence in gathering literature for any significant research project. By asking students to share experiences with one another, this workshop provides the space and opportunity for you to reflect on your skills and to see how various techniques and tools can be employed to help you find and organize sources.
Time Commitment: Approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour per day, for 5 straight days
Target audience: Upper division undergraduates; early stage graduate students (e.g. MA or PhD-seeking)
Prerequisites: Access to the internet for each of the 5 days identified. A valid UW NetID is also required.
Enrollment Deadline: Friday, September 5, 2014.