Events & workshops

The Role of Chemistry in Global Security ACS Program-in-a-Box

Feb 9, 2016 -
7:00 to 8:30
Find out how important chemistry is to ensuring your everyday safety. Journey through the history of chemical and biological warfare and get a peek behind-the-scenes at how today’s biochemists and government agents are working together to counter chemical-based threats.

Finding government policy and its analysis

Feb 16, 2016 -
10:00 to 11:30
Learn how government policy is created and strategies for hunting it down; discover ways to find and assess analysis of government policies.

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.

Workshop: Legitimate unauthorized uses of copyrighted materials in research and post-secondary education

Feb 17, 2016 -
1:30 to 3:30

Presenter: Meera Nair, PhD

Legitimate unauthorized uses of copyrighted materials in research and post-secondary education: comparison between what Canadian courts have provided and what is being practiced

Finding legislation & its analysis

Feb 18, 2016 -
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.

Writing a literature review

Feb 19, 2016 -
1:00 to 2:00
Need to write a literature review? Learn how to plan, research and organize one successfully for your thesis or dissertation, and decide on a focus and scope for your review.

What is Research Data Management?

Mar 9, 2016 -
11:00 to 12:00
This session will introduce research data management, and give advice on writing data management plans and managing research data with Dataverse, the Library’s repository.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Mar 15, 2016 -
2:00 to 3:00
Discover tools to help you manage all your references and citations and save time when preparing properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations. Please bring your laptop.