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Library Introduction for Graduate Students Online

Introduction to Library resources, including: subject guides, finding the right database, and finding books through the library or inter-library loan. Recommended for your first year in gradua...  More
Date:
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 30 seats left

Developing Your Research with Sage Research Methods Online

This session will focus on the database SAGE Research Methods. Attendees will learn how to find resources on their area of research, how to use the methods map and project planner, and use the "Which ...  More
Date:
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Databases     Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 19 seats left

Introduction to Your Library Online

This session will introduce you to the library’s website, the library’s catalog of print and eBooks, and where to find journal articles. Discover new ways to use the library, get in touch with your li...  More
Date:
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 22 seats left

From Topic to Thesis Statement (or research question) Online

This workshop is intended to guide students develop a clear and successful thesis statement. It will explain how to move from a general topic to a well defined research question avoiding the common mi...  More
Date:
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 28 seats left

Teaching with Sage Research Methods Online

This session will focus on how to integrate resources from the database SAGE Research Methods into your class sessions. Resources such as lesson plans, datasets, case studies, and instructional video...  More
Date:
Friday, September 30, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Databases     Teaching Resources  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 24 seats left

Finding Articles Online

Discover the best databases for your research, keyword strategies.
Date:
Monday, October 3, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Databases     Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 24 seats left

Primary Sources at ZU Library Online

This session will introduce you to databases available at ZU library that contain primary sources which might be relevant to your research projects.
Date:
Monday, October 3, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Databases     Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 25 seats left

Introduction to Arabic Resources  Online

This session will introduce you to the Arabic resources available from the ZU Library. This includes print and eBooks as well as journal articles.
Date:
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Arabic Resources     Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 29 seats left

Scopus & Webs of Science Online

Scopus and Web of Science are bibliographic databases that contain abstracts and citations from thousands of academic journals, books and conference proceedings in various fields. Join this session an...  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 21 seats left

Access ZU’s Library With Google Scholar Online

Learn how to use Google Scholar like a pro to find articles and other high quality resources for your research. Participants will learn how to set their Google Scholar preferences to show they’re affi...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 6, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 43 seats left

Video Databases to Supplement Your Courses Online

This session will highlight video databases that may be used in class or as supplementary course materials. How to embed videos, create your own clips, and create your own playlists for classes will b...  More
Date:
Friday, October 7, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Databases     Teaching Resources  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 26 seats left

Making an Impact: Getting Started with ORCID Online

ORCiD is a non-profit organization founded to assist researchers in tracking their publications, research awards, and other research activity by providing a single ID. ORCiD helps you distinguish your...  More
Date:
Monday, October 10, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 21 seats left

Citation Help: Why and How to Create APA Citations Online

Looking for help citing your sources when writing a paper? Attend this workshop to learn about why we create citations, how you can effectively manage sources you find, and how to create APA citations.
Date:
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 25 seats left

Evaluate And Benchmark Research Performance With Scival Online

This workshop introduces you to the SciVal research evaluation tool. SciVal offers quick and easy access to the research performance of thousands of research institutions and 230 nations worldwide. In...  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 28 seats left

Finding and Downloading English E-Books Online

This session will introduce show you how to find and download e-books in English.
Date:
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Databases  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 26 seats left

LinkedIn Learning: Tools for Personal and Professional Development Online

Learn more about this online training platform offering video courses that range from writing and research skills to software, online teaching techniques, time management and public speaking.
Date:
Thursday, October 13, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Databases  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 23 seats left

Online Learning Modules to Reinforce Learning Outcomes Online

The Library has several new subscription databases that may be embedded within your courses to accomplish learning objectives such as: Critical Thinking, Information Literacy, and Quantitative Reasoni...  More
Date:
Friday, October 14, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Databases     Teaching Resources  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 22 seats left

Manage Citations With Refworks Online

Learn how to use Refworks to manage your literature search results, manage citations, and create bibliographies.
Date:
Monday, October 17, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff     Graduate Students  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 23 seats left

ZU Scholars & Selected Works Online

This session introduces you to ZU Scholars, the institutional repository for all Zayed University's research, scholarship and creative works. Learn how to search and submit works, maintain your pr...  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location:
Online
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 25 seats left

Discover and Analyze Research Information with Dimensions Online

This workshop introduces you to the Dimensions research information platform (https://app.dimensions.ai). With Dimensions, you can search across multiple content types, ranging from publications to gr...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:20pm
Audience:
  Faculty / Staff  
Categories:
  Research  
Registration Type:
Online Registration
Register! - 26 seats left