Events & workshops

How to access Statistics Canada data

Oct 2, 2015 - 1:30 to 2:30
Learn what numeric and geospatial data is available from Statistics Canada and how to access it for your research.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Oct 13, 2015 - 2:00 to 3:00
Discover and learn to use tools that help you manage all your references and citations and save time when preparing properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. Please bring your laptop.

Finding government policy & its analysis

Oct 16, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30
Learn strategies for hunting down government policy documents and the steps that led to the creation of the policy. Discover ways to find and assess analysis of these policies.

Bibliometrics and research impact: an introduction

Oct 23, 2015 - 1:30 to 2:30
Learn how research impact is measured by universities and funding agencies today, including the H-index, how open access can affect your impact, and what research impact means to your career.

Finding legislation & its analysis

Nov 6, 2015 - 10:00 to 11:30
Learn about the legislative process, how to track a Bill through to a Statute, and how to find analysis including legal commentary, use in court proceedings, and the impact on individuals and society.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Nov 12, 2015 - 2:00 to 3:00
Discover and learn to use tools that help you manage all your references and citations and save time when preparing properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. Please bring your laptop.

Research data management: an introduction

Nov 13, 2015 - 1:30 to 2:30
Where do you store your research, and what obligations do you have to safely preserve it? Learn about grant agency and publishers’ policies, and storage options for your research data.

Research Fundamentals for Graduate Students

Jan 20, 2016 - 1:30 to 2:30
Learn the power of advanced searching tools and techniques. From Novice to Ninja in an hour.

Creating a research question

Jan 29, 2016 - 1:00 to 2:00
Learn strategies for creating a focused question that will streamline your thesis or dissertation research and help you finish on time.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Feb 16, 2016 - 2:00 to 3:00
Discover and learn to use tools that help you manage all your references and citations and save time when preparing properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. Please bring your laptop.

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