Workshops at Williams

Held in the J.D. Williams Library, "Workshops at Williams" are free library workshops on a variety of library, research and multimedia technology topics. The Workshops are open to everyone. Certificates are available to students.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 4:00pm

 Need to learn how to use the library? Yes....yes you do. Here's your chance to talk with a friendly librarian about everything the library can do for you this semester to make your life easier! 

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm

 Need to learn how to use the library? Yes....yes you do. Here's your chance to talk with a friendly librarian about everything the library can do for you this semester to make your life easier! 

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 4:00pm

Research means finding sources for your papers and citing those sources to avoid plagiarism. Learn how to use your FREE citation management resource, RefWorks, to organize and create bibliographies.  

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 4:00pm

Research means finding sources for your papers and citing those sources to avoid plagiarism. Learn how to use your FREE citation management resource, RefWorks, to organize and create bibliographies.  

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 4:00pm

Perhaps you've been using Google to find out what you want to know for a very long time. But are you using this popular search engine to find sources for your papers? Google has a lot more going for it than you've probably explored, and that's why you should attend this workshop! Because librarians help you use databases on the library website, we can also show you tips and tricks for using this mega-database, Google!  

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 4:00pm

Perhaps you've been using Google to find out what you want to know for a very long time. But are you using this popular search engine to find sources for your papers? Google has a lot more going for it than you've probably explored, and that's why you should attend this workshop! Because librarians help you use databases on the library website, we can also show you tips and tricks for using this mega-database, Google!  

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 4:00pm

Need help sorting through all those internet sources to separate the ones you can use in your papers from the junk? Come to this workshop to identify quality information that can help you in your classes. 

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 4:00pm

Need help sorting through all those internet sources to separate the ones you can use in your papers from the junk? Come to this workshop to identify quality information that can help you in your classes. 

Why is This Still a Thing?

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 4:00pm

It's Banned Books Week, so why is that still a thing? Did you know every year innocent books are being challenged and banned in schools and libraries across America? This workshop will open your eyes to some of the shocking unfortunate truths librarians face today. Prepare to shake your head in disbelief at some of the titles on the most challenged books list and find out what you can do to put a stop to senseless challenges and bans in the future. "There is more than one way to burn a book. And the world is full of people running about with lit matches." - Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 (1979).

Why is This Still a Thing?

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 4:00pm

It's Banned Books Week, so why is that still a thing? Did you know every year innocent books are being challenged and banned in schools and libraries across America? This workshop will open your eyes to some of the shocking unfortunate truths librarians face today. Prepare to shake your head in disbelief at some of the titles on the most challenged books list and find out what you can do to put a stop to senseless challenges and bans in the future. "There is more than one way to burn a book. And the world is full of people running about with lit matches." - Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 (1979).

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