Workshops Offered by the Library:

Library Toolkit for the Student Research Forum

Whether you are still looking for articles or resources, struggling to read the articles that you have found, or trying to appropriately cite the articles you have found, this workshop is for you.  We will cover all of the tools you might need for your research projects.

  • October 9, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library
  • October 11, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library

How to read an Academic Article: a Workshop

Reading and understanding academic articles is one of the most challenging parts of the research process.  While this library session will not make it easy, it will break down the process into concrete manageable steps, which can hopefully make this challenge more manageable.

  • October 16, 2018, 11:00am - 12:00noon, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library
  • October 17, 2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library

Create Bibliographies and Organize Your Research with RefWorks

Creating a bibliography and correctly citing all your sources is crucial part of the research process that can take a lot of time and attention to detail. Come learn about RefWorks and other citation tools that will allow you to save and organize your research and quickly create bibliographies in any citation style!

  • November 6, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 noon, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library
  • November 7, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Seminar Room B, IDEA Commons, Daley Library

Research Countdown

  • Thursday evenings 5:00-7:00pm, Daley Library IDEA Commons Reference Desk or by appointment.

Workshops offered by the Honors College and Office of Undergraduate Research (open to all students whether in the Honors College or not and also open to all graduate students):

Poster Design and Presentation Workshop

  • October 18, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 noon, 121 Burnham Hall
  • October 24, 2018, 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, 121 Burnham Hall

Research Abstract Writing Workshop

  • October 10, 2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, 121 Burnham Hall
  • October 22, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 noon, 121 Burnham Hall

UIC Impact Exhibit and Presentation Workshops

These workshops are designed to provide guidelines for creating and presenting a poster and how to prepare for oral or artistic presentations.

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Conference Room 464, 3 South, Center for Student Involvement, Student Center East, 750 South Halsted
  • Thursday, October 18, 2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Conference Room 464, 3 South, Center for Student Involvement, Student Center East, 750 South Halsted