Events & workshops

BU111 Library Session (September 29)

Sep 29, 2017 - 12:00 to 1:00
This session is full! This library session will help you complete the BU111 case assignments and new venture proposal.

Library Introduction for Chemistry Students

Oct 2, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00

A special dedicated session to investigate Chemical Information at Laurier. Please join us even if you are not in chemistry to learn about resources in chemistry and biochemistry. In addition, we will cover the bibliographic citation system Mendeley.

  • Questions - contact Debbie Chaves (dchaves@wlu.ca).
  • Location: Library Instruction Room 3-314.
  • Please bring your laptop.

Keeping your research data safe with data management planning

Oct 3, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30
Learn about research data management, write a data management plan for your own research, and learn where to store your research data based on your safety, access, and security needs.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite (Kitchener)

Oct 3, 2017 - 12:00 to 1:00
Learn how two citation and document management tools (Zotero and Mendeley) can help keep your research organized and save you time creating properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations.

Faculty Reads - The Slow Professor

Oct 3, 2017 - 1:00 to 3:00
Faculty Reads is a book club that brings together faculty members and others to read and discuss books with a bearing on our teaching, research and institution.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Oct 4, 2017 - 2:00 to 3:00
Learn how two citation and document management tools (Zotero and Mendeley) can help keep your research organized and save you time creating properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations.

GAMEtalk lecture series

Oct 5, 2017 - 7:00 to 8:00

The GAMEtalk lecture series is a partnership between the Game Design and Development program and the Laurier Library to bring in speakers who are involved in the game industry to speak to students, faculty and the community.

October's talk features Andrea Cartwright, CEO of Breakout Escape located in Cambridge, Ontario.

Finding government policy and it's analysis

Oct 10, 2017 - 1:00 to 2:30
Learn some strategies for hunting down the policy documents, the steps that led up to the creation of the policy in the first place, and some ways to find policy analysis.

Finding legislation and its analysis

Oct 13, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:30
Learn about the legislative process to produce our laws, how you can track a Bill to its final destination, a Statute, and how to find analytical information about these legal instruments, including analysis of their coming into force, their use in court proceedings, and their impact on individuals and society.

Planning a Literature Review (Kitchener)

Oct 19, 2017 - 12:00 to 1:00
Learn how to plan, research and organize a literature review successfully for your thesis or dissertation.

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