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Library Orientation for International Students Workshop - A - Face to Face - Innocent Awasom, Jack Becker and Tom Rohrig

 2-3 Learning Outcomes (based on ACRL Framework Knowledge Practices or Dispositions http://www.ala.org/acrl/standards/ilframework):

1. Use research tools and indicators of authority to determine the credibility of sources, understanding the elements that might temper this credibility;

2. Give credit to the original ideas of others through proper attribution and citation;

3. Draw reasonable conclusions based on the analysis and interpretation of information.

Abstract:

This workshop will provide an orientation to new international students about using Texas Tech University (TTU) Library resources. In addition to learning best research practices, the attendees will learn about the Personal Librarian service, LibGuides, EBSCO Discovery Services (EDS), Google Scholar, Document Delivery, and EndNote. The attendees will also learn how to identify databases for research using subject categories and how to use 3 important databases--Scopus, Web of Science, and Statistica.

 

Audience: New international students – graduate, undergraduate

Presenters: Innocent Awasom, Jack Becker, Tom Rohrig

Related LibGuide: Introduction to Library Resources for International Students by Tom Rohrig

Date:
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Lab 150
Campus:
University Library
Audience:
  Graduates     Undergrads  
Categories:
  Workshops  
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