Copley Library Information Literacy Instruction and Workshops

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Dear Faculty:

As you start the new academic year, please encourage your students to register for one of the library’s fall workshops, which are being held via Zoom this semester. The following workshops are aimed at undergraduates, but anyone is welcome to attend:

Navigating the Library in COVID-time – Tuesday, September 8 from 4-5 p.m.

Finding Statistics: Federal, State, Local, and International – Wednesday, September 9 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Exploring Ebooks: Finding and Using Electronic Books in Our Collection – Tuesday, September 15 from 12:45 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Science Databases and You – Tuesday, September 15 from 4-5 p.m.

Exploring Ebooks: Finding and Using Electronic Books in Our Collection – Tuesday, October 13 from 12:45 p.m.-1:30 p.m.


The workshops below are intended for faculty and graduate students:

Scholarly Publishing & You: Navigating Your Way through the System – Tuesday, September 15 from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Intro to NVivo for Social & Behavioral Science Research – Wednesday, September 23 from 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Scholarly Publishing & You: Assessing Your Scholarly Impact – Tuesday, September 29 from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Tools to Tell Your Scholarly Narrative – Tuesday, October 6 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Social Media + Public Scholar: Navigating the Benefits & Pitfalls – Tuesday, October 20 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

NVivo for Social & Behavioral Science Literature Reviews – Wednesday, October 21 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

While the library building is currently closed, subject librarians remain available to lead synchronous or asynchronous research instruction sessions. To schedule a session, contact your subject specialist or submit an instruction request through this online form.


All the best for the fall semester,

Hugh Burkhart

Associate Professor, Coordinator of Instruction

Helen K. and James S. Copley Library

University of San Diego

5998 Alcalá Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

Phone: (619) 260-2366

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