Events & workshops

Music in the Library: Aeolian Jazz Trio

Mar 6, 2015 - 12:15 to 1:00

The Aeolian Jazz Trio makes its first Music in the Library appearance this Friday, March 6 at 12:15.

Laurier community members: stop by, enjoy beautiful music, and support our award-winning student musicians!

The performance takes place just inside the front doors of the Waterloo campus Library - all are welcome, and admission is free. Guests are invited to attend for a few minutes or for the entire event.

Light refreshments served.

Managing your citations

Mar 9, 2015 - 1:00 to 2:00
There are a variety of methods and tools available to help you manage all of the references or citations that you collect while doing research.

Managing your citations (Brantford Campus)

Mar 9, 2015 - 1:00 to 2:00

There are a variety of methods and tools available to help you manage all of the references or citations that you collect while doing research. In this workshop we look at how online citation/document management tools can help keep your research work organized and save you time when you need to prepare properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. We will spend some time looking specifically at two tools -- Zotero and Mendeley -- as well as how to transfer citations to these tools from RefWorks (product being cancelled May 31, 2015). Please bring your laptop.

Bibliometrics and research impact

Mar 11, 2015 - 12:00 to 1:00
How do scholars assess “research impact?” Discover how research impact is measured by universities and funding agencies today, how to assess research impact through bibliometrics, and how to take steps to improve your research impact.

Managing your Citations

Mar 18, 2015 - 2:00 to 3:00

There are a variety of methods and tools available to help you manage all of the references or citations that you collect while doing research. In this workshop we look at how online citation/document management tools can help keep your research work organized and save you time when you need to prepare properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. We will spend some time looking specifically at two tools -- Zotero and Mendeley -- as well as how to transfer citations to these tools from RefWorks (product being cancelled May 31, 2015). Please bring your laptop.