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Tue06Sep More Than Books: What The Library Can Do For You (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
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Helpful, friendly people. Convenient online articles and books. A multimedia lab. Places to study for groups and for individuals. Coffee. Games. Current print books. Where can you find all of this great stuff? In the Dunbar Library! If you still think all libraries have to offer are dusty old books then come discover all the cool things the library offers you for work and for fun! Registration is required.

 

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Wed07Sep Intellectual Property Day
Endeavour Room, Student Union; 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Attention small business owners, inventors, start-ups and entrepreneurs, did you know that 80% of your business is intellectual property? We can help you protect it!

Please join the Wright State University Libraries and Dayton Metro Libraries for Intellectual Property Day, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 in the Wright State Student Union, Endeavour Room from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Intellectual Property Day will feature Dr. Christal Sheppard, Director of the Midwest Regional US Patent and Trademark Office in Detroit, plus other representatives from the US Patent and Trademark Office, as well as local speakers from the Raj Soin College of Business, Dayton Metro Libraries, Wright State Research Institute and Wright State University Libraries.

Session topics will include: Intellectual Property Basics, the Patent Process Registration, Trademarks, Things to Know Before Starting a Business, Marketing Research, Dayton Startup Week and the Wright State Patent & Trademark Resource Center.

Please register by September 3, 2016. Registration is free. Light refreshments will be provided. Register now and help us plan.

 

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Wed14Sep More Than Books: What The Library Can Do For You (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 12:20 pm - 1:15 pm
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Helpful, friendly people. Convenient online articles and books. A multimedia lab. Places to study for groups and for individuals. Coffee. Games. Current print books. Where can you find all of this great stuff? In the Dunbar Library! If you still think all libraries have to offer are dusty old books then come discover all the cool things the library offers you for work and for fun! Registration is required.

 

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Thu22Sep Finding the "Perfect Source" (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Does this scenario sound familiar? You've searched through many of the libraries' databases using words that describe your subject, but nothing in your results list stands out to you as right on-topic. Luckily, you are not alone! We can help you locate sources that will be useful, and we'll reveal that special perfect source that ties it all together. Registration is required.

 

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Tue27Sep Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
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Sorting through different information sources can be stressful. You've heard that using the library databases give you better results, but how do you find them? With the help of Jimmy Fallon and Jonah Hill, we'll explore how to search the databases to find better results faster and easier.

 

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Wed28Sep Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:35 pm - 4:30 pm
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How do you know if the article you found is good enough to use for your assignment? Learn strategies for evaluating sources whether you find them on the Internet, in the library, or in the library's databases. Students practice applying the CRAAP Test criteria to information sources. Registration is required.

 

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Thu29Sep Google Like a Pro (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
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Do you love Google, but hate filtering through millions of results to find the type of information you need? Learn some of the tips and tricks of the information pros for how to make your use of Google more efficient for your information needs. Registration is required.

 

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  How Do I Find This Reference? (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 5:55 pm
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Do you feel a little confused when you are handed a reference or citation and expected to find the information source? Gain the skills that allow you to decipher a reference and then find the source. Feel like a detective who understands the code! Registration is required.

 

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Thu06Oct More Than Books: What The Library Can Do For You (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 5:55 pm
Register

Helpful, friendly people. Convenient online articles and books. A multimedia lab. Places to study for groups and for individuals. Coffee. Games. Current print books. Where can you find all of this great stuff? In the Dunbar Library! If you still think all libraries have to offer are dusty old books then come discover all the cool things the library offers you for work and for fun! Registration is required.

 

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Tue11Oct Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
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How do you know if the article you found is good enough to use for your assignment? Learn strategies for evaluating sources whether you find them on the Internet, in the library, or in the library's databases. Students practice applying the CRAAP Test criteria to information sources. Registration is required.

 

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  3 Simple Steps to Reading Scholarly Articles (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Are you dreading reading through those 8-20 page articles you found for your paper? Do they seem like they are written in a different language? Never fear! In this workshop, you will learn strategies for making sense of those long, and let's face it, sometimes boring, articles. Registration is required.

 

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Wed12Oct Finding the "Perfect Source" (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register

Does this scenario sound familiar? You've searched through many of the libraries' databases using words that describe your subject, but nothing in your results list stands out to you as right on-topic. Luckily, you are not alone! We can help you locate sources that will be useful, and we'll reveal that special perfect source that ties it all together. Registration is required.

 

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  Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 6:10 pm - 7:05 pm
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Sorting through different information sources can be stressful. You've heard that using the library databases give you better results, but how do you find them? With the help of Jimmy Fallon and Jonah Hill, we'll explore how to search the databases to find better results faster and easier.

 

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Thu13Oct Google Like a Pro (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 12:30 pm - 1:25 pm
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Do you love Google, but hate filtering through millions of results to find the type of information you need? Learn some of the tips and tricks of the information pros for how to make your use of Google more efficient for your information needs. Registration is required.

 

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Tue18Oct Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:40 pm
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You've searched for articles and books and you have a list of sources that are on your topic. Now how are you supposed to use them in your paper? In this workshop, staff from the Writing Center and a librarian will take you through the process of integrating those sources in your paper. Learn how to quote and paraphrase while avoiding plagiarism and keeping your voice the focus of your paper. Registration is required.

 

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Wed19Oct How Do I Find This Reference? (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 6:10 pm - 7:05 pm
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Do you feel a little confused when you are handed a reference or citation and expected to find the information source? Gain the skills that allow you to decipher a reference and then find the source. Feel like a detective who understands the code! Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 10-19-2016 18:10:00 10-19-2016 19:05:00 15 How Do I Find This Reference? (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Thu20Oct Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 12:30 pm - 1:25 pm
Register

Sorting through different information sources can be stressful. You've heard that using the library databases give you better results, but how do you find them? With the help of Jimmy Fallon and Jonah Hill, we'll explore how to search the databases to find better results faster and easier.

 

Add to Calendar 10-20-2016 12:30:00 10-20-2016 13:25:00 15 Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Tue25Oct Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 2:00 pm - 2:55 pm
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How do you know if the article you found is good enough to use for your assignment? Learn strategies for evaluating sources whether you find them on the Internet, in the library, or in the library's databases. Students practice applying the CRAAP Test criteria to information sources. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 10-25-2016 14:00:00 10-25-2016 14:55:00 15 Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Thu27Oct Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 2:00 pm - 3:10 pm
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You've searched for articles and books and you have a list of sources that are on your topic. Now how are you supposed to use them in your paper? In this workshop, staff from the Writing Center and a librarian will take you through the process of integrating those sources in your paper. Learn how to quote and paraphrase while avoiding plagiarism and keeping your voice the focus of your paper. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 10-27-2016 14:00:00 10-27-2016 15:10:00 15 Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
  3 Simple Steps to Reading Scholarly Articles (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
Register

Are you dreading reading through those 8-20 page articles you found for your paper? Do they seem like they are written in a different language? Never fear! In this workshop, you will learn strategies for making sense of those long, and let's face it, sometimes boring, articles. Registration is required.

 

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Thu03Nov Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 5:55 pm
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How do you know if the article you found is good enough to use for your assignment? Learn strategies for evaluating sources whether you find them on the Internet, in the library, or in the library's databases. Students practice applying the CRAAP Test criteria to information sources. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 11-03-2016 17:00:00 11-03-2016 17:55:00 15 Detecting CRAAP: Evaluating Information Sources (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Tue08Nov Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 2:00 pm - 3:10 pm
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You've searched for articles and books and you have a list of sources that are on your topic. Now how are you supposed to use them in your paper? In this workshop, staff from the Writing Center and a librarian will take you through the process of integrating those sources in your paper. Learn how to quote and paraphrase while avoiding plagiarism and keeping your voice the focus of your paper. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 11-08-2016 14:00:00 11-08-2016 15:10:00 15 Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
  Finding the "Perfect Source" (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Register

Does this scenario sound familiar? You've searched through many of the libraries' databases using words that describe your subject, but nothing in your results list stands out to you as right on-topic. Luckily, you are not alone! We can help you locate sources that will be useful, and we'll reveal that special perfect source that ties it all together. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 11-08-2016 15:30:00 11-08-2016 16:30:00 15 Finding the "Perfect Source" (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Wed09Nov Google Like a Pro (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register

Do you love Google, but hate filtering through millions of results to find the type of information you need? Learn some of the tips and tricks of the information pros for how to make your use of Google more efficient for your information needs. Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 11-09-2016 17:00:00 11-09-2016 18:00:00 15 Google Like a Pro (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Tue15Nov How Do I Find This Reference? (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 2:00 pm - 2:55 pm
Register

Do you feel a little confused when you are handed a reference or citation and expected to find the information source? Gain the skills that allow you to decipher a reference and then find the source. Feel like a detective who understands the code! Registration is required.

 

Add to Calendar 11-15-2016 14:00:00 11-15-2016 14:55:00 15 How Do I Find This Reference? (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Thu17Nov Integrating Your Sources (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 12:30 pm - 1:40 pm
Register

You've searched for articles and books and you have a list of sources that are on your topic. Now how are you supposed to use them in your paper? In this workshop, staff from the Writing Center and a librarian will take you through the process of integrating those sources in your paper. Learn how to quote and paraphrase while avoiding plagiarism and keeping your voice the focus of your paper. Registration is required.

 

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  Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 2:00 pm - 2:55 pm
Register

Sorting through different information sources can be stressful. You've heard that using the library databases give you better results, but how do you find them? With the help of Jimmy Fallon and Jonah Hill, we'll explore how to search the databases to find better results faster and easier.

 

Add to Calendar 11-17-2016 14:00:00 11-17-2016 14:55:00 15 Stop Searching and Start Finding (Research Toolkit Series) Room 241/242, Dunbar Library false MM/DD/YYYY

 
 
Wed30Nov 3 Simple Steps to Reading Scholarly Articles (Research Toolkit Series)
Room 241/242, Dunbar Library; 3:30 pm - 4:25 pm
Register

Are you dreading reading through those 8-20 page articles you found for your paper? Do they seem like they are written in a different language? Never fear! In this workshop, you will learn strategies for making sense of those long, and let's face it, sometimes boring, articles. Registration is required.

 

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