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Library Orientation for International Students Workshop - Jack Becker, Innocent Awasom, Tom Rohrig

Registration will open four weeks prior to the presentation date.

If you wish to view this via Skype, please contact Tom Rohrig at tom.rohrig@ttu.edu

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2-3 Learning Outcomes (based on ACRL Framework Knowledge Practices or Dispositions :

1. Will know the role and purpose of the Personal Librarian program

2. Know how to use information in an ethical manner--copyright, proper citing, etc.

3. Will know how to identify appropriate databases and search engines for research depending on their topic as well as using EndNote

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 including ethical use of information--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

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

Date:
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Time:
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Lab 150
Campus:
University Library
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Innocent Awasom
Jack Becker
Tom Rohrig
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