Category: Workshops

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 […]

BU WorldCat Workshop – 3/3 at 2 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; 1/16 at 2 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 2:00 pm on Thursday, January 16. Please contact Stacey at […]

The “Official” TA’s Orientation to the Theology Library; 1/14 at 1pm

Come visit the library’s instruction room (room 209) at 1:00pm on Tuesday, January 14, 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 […]

BU WorldCat Workshop – 10/21 at 2 pm

Come find out how to use 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 electronic […]

Plagiarism Workshop – 10/17

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 Thursday, October 17, 2013. Please contact Stacey […]

Non-theological databases workshop

On October 4th, Jim Skypeck will be conducting 2 workshops, one at 9:00am and one at 1:00pm, on databases outside the field of theology. If you are working on papers for classes that have an interdisciplinary focus, please stop by and learn how to use some of the databases in psychology, sociology, and health.  The […]

WorldCat Local Workshop

Come find out how to use 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 electronic […]

Finding Items Outside BU; There’s Treasure Out There!

If you can’t find what you need at BU, don’t give up!  All you need to do is ask. In this informational session, our  Access Services Librarian, Stacey Battles de Ramos, will show you how to find hidden treasure. You’ll learn how  to search for materials we don’t have and how you could obtain access […]

RefWorks Training

Having trouble organizing the references you accumulate in the course of researching and writing a paper or report?  Are they on computer files, note cards, napkins, and gum wrappers? Solution:  Use RefWorks! Come to one of the quick, 30 minute instructional sessions on RefWorks being offered by the STH Library and get started using RefWorks. […]