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At Fleming, Plagiarism is a serious breach of Academic Integrity. Understand the various forms of plagiarism, Fleming’s policy on plagiarism, and learn effective strategies to avoid plagiarizing.
Mon Sept 18, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Thurs Sept 21, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Frost
Tues Sept 26, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Wed Sept 27, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Virtual
Mon Oct 30, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Tues Nov 7, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Information is everywhere… BUT… is it right for your research paper? Discover how to look critically at information sources, especially websites, to ensure the information is credible, appropriate, accurate, free of bias, etc.
Turnitin is an online tool used by some instructors to assess for plagiarism in student assignments, but did you know that you can use Turnitin to self-assess your work before handing it in? In this workshop, we'll demonstrate how to set up an account, submit your work, and how to understand the feedback report and use it to avoid plagiarism.
Wed Oct 18, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m., Sutherland
Thurs Oct 19, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Frost
Tues Nov 14, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
For those with some citation experience, this workshop will help broaden your understanding and hone your skills. We will practice with more complex examples of articles, edited volumes, websites, and images, as well as using the MS Word citation tool.
Tues Oct 17, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Mon Nov 13, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Thurs Nov 9, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Frost
For those who are new to citations, we will lay the foundation for successful citation-building. Understand the use of in-text citations, identify different source formats and the parts of a citation, and practice using a citation guide to build basic citations.
Feel free to bring some examples you would like to work on!
Find articles using our single Search-All feature. Learn how to choose effective keywords, narrow your results by subject, date, or geography and access full-text articles.
Mon Oct 2, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Tues Oct 3, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Virtual
Wed Oct 11, 2p.m. - 3 p.m. Sutherland
Thurs Oct 12, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Virtual
Wed Nov 8, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Sutherland
Give yourself an edge in your next in-class presentation! We will cover techniques for dealing with presentation anxiety as well as best practices for presenting and using tech tools such as PowerPoint.
Thurs Sept 28, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Frost
Tues Oct 31, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Wed Nov 1, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Sutherland
For many students, research includes locating, understanding and disseminating peer review resources. Discover how an article becomes “peer-reviewed” and how to search the library’s databases for these highly credible articles.
Thurs Nov 16, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Frost
Tues Nov 21, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
*Prerequisite: Finding Articles in the Databases or equivalent*
Comfortable searching for articles in the Library’s databases? Take it to the next level and become proficient in designing your search strategy and using advanced tools available for organizing, storing, and sharing results.
Wed Nov 15, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Sutherland
Mon Nov 20, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Virtual
Thurs Nov 23, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Frost