On Wednesday, April 2nd, at 8:00pm EST, we will hold the next in a series of webinars and workshops on improving student reading.
Webinar: Reading for Research: an Exploration of the Research Process and Students’ Selections of Library Resources, Part II
Presenters: Dr. Doris VanKampen-Breit and Ms. Carol Moon
Part II of Reading for Research will cover the following topics:
Fancy footwork: Search interfaces
a. Using key components of the search interface to hone results
b. The Great Divorce? Discipline-specific Controlled Vocabulary
c. Finding that needle in the haystack!
a. The Abstract: help or hindrance?
b. Dissecting an article or a reference resource for relevance to an assignment
and for currency, or the third weak link?
c. Citing and Writing, or full circle