Weekly Workshops

 Weekly Workshops

Google Apps for Success
Tuesday, September 1, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 14, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Learn how to use Fredonia Google Apps to your advantage. We will explore ways to utilize Google Calendar and Drive to help with organizing, reducing stress, and achieving success as a student.

Using The New York Times - An Amazing Resource!
Wednesday, September 2, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, October 13, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

The New York Times is considered the national newspaper of record, and is an established source for current and historical events.  Learn about the varies ways we at Fredonia can access this resource - including through our academic online subscription.

Google Sites for Web Publishing
Tuesday, September 8, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 21, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Are you interested in creating an e-portfolio or resume? How about an easy tool for creating, managing a website? Learn how to use Google Sites, a product that is available for free as part of your Fredonia Google Apps account, to create professional looking websites or e-portfolios.

Google Scholar: Finding Pearls Of Wisdom
Wednesday, September 9, 12:00-1:00pm
Tuesday, October 20, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

Unlock the mystery behind finding sources using Google Scholar.

Microsoft Word for Formatting Papers
Tuesday, September 15, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 28, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Learn to use the citation management features of Microsoft Word as well as how to format your document to automatically generate a Table of Contents, Bibliography, and Footnotes or Endnotes.

Streaming Audio Resources: Naxos Music Library and Classical Music Library
Wednesday, September 16, 12:00-1:00pm
Tuesday, October 27, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

Come explore the world of online classical music through two of the most comprehensive streaming music databases. Learn how to use both online resources, what's different between the two databases, how to create online playlists, and other useful bits of information.

Using Online Presentation Tools

Tuesday, September 22, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, November 4, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Interested in creating more dynamic presentations? This session will explore a variety of tools created for building, showing, and sharing presentations. Participants will leave this session with the tools needed to create stunning presentations that are visually engaging and multidimensional.

Citing And Managing Sources Using Zotero
Wednesday, September 23, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, November 3, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

Learn about the citation management tool Zotero, which makes it easier than ever to collect and organize research sources and format citations in APA, MLA and Chicago style.

Using Ebooks
Tuesday, September 29, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, November 11, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Learn how you can use the library's 200,000 ebooks any hour of the day. In addition to learning how to access and use ebooks, you will learn tips and tricks to have your own virtual library with you anywhere that you go. Feel free to bring along your Nook, iPad, iPhone, or Android Device to learn how to access our ebooks using an app.

Exceptional Poster Design
Wednesday, September 30, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, November 10, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

Design visually appealing and informative displays for the educational and professional setting. Learn how to incorporate multiple literacies for an interactive and meaningful poster.

Microfilm & More: Supporting Your Research
Tuesday, October 6, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Wednesday, November 18, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Reed Library Classroom

Microfilm readers, scanners, photocopiers and printers.

Citing And Managing Sources Using EndNote
Wednesday, October 7, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, November 17, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Reed Library Classroom

Learn about the citation management tool EndNote, which makes it easier than ever to collect and organize research sources and format citations in APA, MLA and Chicago style.



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