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Friday, November 4, 11:00am to Friday, November 4, 12:00pm

Learn how to archive your research data with Borealis, Laurier's data archive.  We explain what is required to archive your research data for reuse.

Thursday, November 10, 10:00am to Thursday, November 10, 11:00am

Learn the very basics (or come for a refresher) on how Canadian laws are made, their key parts and where to find them. Discover resources for the analysis of laws and their impact, and how they have been interpreted in judicial proceedings.

Thursday, November 10, 2:00pm to Thursday, November 10, 3:00pm

Learn how to archive your research data with Borealis, Laurier's data archive.  We explain what is required to archive your research data for reuse.

Thursday, November 10, 2:00pm to Thursday, November 10, 3:00pm

Learn to use freedom of information laws in academic research.

Friday, November 11, 10:00am to Friday, November 11, 11:00am

Learn what a data management plan (DMP), how to write one, and then start your own DMP in the session. Get trusted advice about data management planning from the Laurier Library and its DMP Assistant.

Wednesday, November 16, 11:00am to Wednesday, November 16, 12:00pm

Learn strategies for finding “policy documents”, the steps that led to their creation, a few ways for finding policy analysis, and how you might consider the merits of these arguments.

Friday, November 18, 10:00am to Friday, November 18, 12:00pm

This seminar will introduce data visualization through mapping census data with QGIS. It is developed for absolute beginners and no experience is necessary. This is an in-person session: your own laptop and a mask are required.

Tuesday, November 22, 11:00am to Tuesday, November 22, 12:00pm

Learn the very basics (or come for a refresher) on how Canadian laws are made, their key parts and where to find them. Discover resources for the analysis of laws and their impact, and how they have been interpreted in judicial proceedings.

Friday, December 2, 11:00am to Friday, December 2, 12:00pm

Learn about the 2021 Census and the people that make up Canada. The Laurier Library will show you StatCan's resources and how to use them.

Thursday, December 8, 2:00pm to Thursday, December 8, 3:00pm

Learn features of Microsoft Word (Windows) to structure your dissertation, thesis, or journal articles, and work more effectively.

Tuesday, January 10, 10:00am to Tuesday, January 10, 11:00am

Learn how citation and document management tools can keep your research organized and save you time creating bibliographies and in-text citations.

Wednesday, January 18, 10:00am to Wednesday, January 18, 11:00am

Learn how citation and document management tools can keep your research organized and save you time creating bibliographies and in-text citations.

Thursday, January 26, 10:00am to Thursday, January 26, 11:00am

Learn how archival material is organized, how to access, use, and evaluate archival material, and what to expect when visiting the archives.

Friday, January 27, 10:00am to Friday, January 27, 11:00am

Learn strategies for creating a focused question that will streamline your thesis or dissertation research and help you finish on time.

Part of the ASPIRE series of workshops for graduate students.

Thursday, February 9, 2:00pm to Thursday, February 9, 3:00pm

Learn how citation and document management tools can keep your research organized and save you time creating bibliographies and in-text citations.

Friday, March 3, 10:00am to Friday, March 3, 10:00am

Learn how to plan, research, decide on a focus and scope, and organize your review successfully.