Category: Workshops

Fall 2016 Library Workshop Schedule Released

We have released our Fall 2016 Library Workshop Calendar! Our workshops are held Wednesdays at 1pm (following community lunch) and last for thirty minutes. These workshops are designed to assist you in discovering and requesting resources needed for your research, writing papers, and utilizing special services we offer! Learn more about our library workshops! Stop […]

Plagiarism Workshop; 10/20 at 1 pm

Learn how to give credit where credit is due, and get useful tips on how and what to cite in your research papers. Stacey Battles de Ramos, Access Services Librarian, will be offering a workshop on plagiarism in the library’s electronic classroom (Room 209) at 1:00 pm on Monday, October 20. Please contact Stacey at […]

Research Methods with Primary Resources – 10/8 1:30pm

A workshop with Kara Jackman, Archivist and Special Collections Librarian What is research?  How do we do it?  Learn more about various methods of acquiring information and how to incorporate primary sources into your research projects. This workshop will be held on Wednesday, October 8 at 1:30 pm in room 209 (the library instruction room).

BU WorldCat Local Workshop; 9/17 at 1 pm

Come find out how to use BU WorldCat Local for faster interlibrary borrowing from other Boston Library Consortium libraries! The advantages are many: request from within WorldCat, receive books quickly (usually 1-2 days), check out/in on your regular library account, and many more. Join our Access Services Librarian, Stacey Battles de Ramos, in the library’s […]

Plagiarism Workshop; 9/10 at 1 pm

Learn how to give credit where credit is due, and get useful tips on how and what to cite in your research papers. Stacey Battles de Ramos, Access Services Librarian, will be offering a workshop on plagiarism in the library’s electronic classroom (Room 209) at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, September 10. Please contact Stacey at […]

The “Official” TA’s Orientation to the Theology Library; 9/9 at 1 pm

Come visit the library’s instruction room (room 209) at 1:00pm on Tuesday, September 9, for a brief orientation to find out how the library can help you as a Teaching Assistant or Research Assistant this semester. We’ll cover borrowing privileges, proxy accounts to borrow materials for your professors, setting up course reserves, and how to […]

Research with BU Databases

Jim Skypeck will be conducting two workshops on using the BU databases to assist researchers with finding journal articles as well as other relevant data.  The sessions should run 30 minutes with time for questions as needed. The sessions will be held in the library’s computer lab (Room 209) off the Reading Room at the […]

Plagiarism Workshop; 3/17 at 2pm

Learn how to give credit where credit is due, and get useful tips on how and what to cite in your research papers. Stacey Battles de Ramos, Access Services Librarian, will be offering a workshop on plagiarism in the library’s electronic classroom (Room 209) at 2:00 pm on Monday, March 17. Please contact Stacey at […]

Using BU LIbrary Search

Having trouble locating materials in BU Library Search? Need some pointers on using the facets? Just confused by the whole thing?  Please come to one of two 30-minute workshops in Room 209 conducted by Jim Skypeck, one of the STH librarians. Sessions will be held: Monday, March 3rd at 11:00 am Friday, March 7th at […]