Getting Started with Research
Hosted by Kendall
Join us for an introduction to research. Learn to interpret assignment requirements, identify a research topic, gather background information, develop a research question, determine the type of information you need, and develop a research strategy.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/rec/share/DYuL-p2hc-93SP9gdcwMk1hf2DotEM4n-OoVxTyY5hGYCT4Fb8Zf6uFv33DuFxcc.9BlGIUVxnnvH9KZg
Exploring the World of Digital Books: OverDrive & EBSCO eBooks
Hosted by Hialeah
Join us on a journey through these two platforms, OverDrive and EBSCO eBooks, unlocking a treasure trove of literary resources and audiobooks waiting to be discovered. Your librarian will walk you through each platform, providing valuable insights on navigation, features, and tips to optimize your reading and listening experiences. Whether you're a seasoned digital reader or just starting your journey, this workshop will elevate your reading experience with the inclusion of the Libby app and its various enhancements.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/85687126754
Paraphrasing (Adding research to writing)
Hosted by Carrie P. Meek Entrepreneurial Education Center & North
The Paraphrasing (adding research to writing) workshop looks at how to put source material into one's own words to include in research papers and essays. The workshop will also explore the difference between quotations, paraphrases, and summaries. Students will have a chance to participate by answering questions and creating their own paraphrases.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/87536578971
|6:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/84919385247
Citation Management Systems
Hosted by West
Learn how a citation management system can help you store, organize, and cite research articles. We will explore Zotero and Mendeley.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/81505779794?pwd=Z0VodWhDR0t3NU1IekR3dlgyME0vUT09
Health Sciences & Nursing Databases
Hosted by Medical
Introduction to the health sciences and nursing databases available through MDC libraries.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/85187478054
Hidden Treasures of the Library Databases
Hosted by Kendall
Join us on an off-the-beaten-path tour of some of the lesser-known, often overlooked, super cool features of the MDC Library Databases. We’ll explore medieval cave art, sit in on master classes with world-renowned musicians, catch a movie at the Cannes Film Festival, travel back in time to famous historical events, and discover many more treasures for education and enrichment. Your MDC login gives you free access to these premium resources.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/81733070235?pwd=b2Rmb2JHQkFPVTR6b2FlY0FSWmtpUT09
Using Information Ethically
Hosted by Wolfson
About Plagiarism and about Copyright.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/2466602017?pwd=NjloMUJiS240bkZtaVMwbU1oUEcvdz09
Reference Mining and Citation Searching
Hosted by Homestead
Did you find the perfect article? Learn to find others just like it by looking through the works cited, searching for articles by the same author, and browsing similar articles published by the same journal. We'll explore these and other citation searching tips in detail.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/84616173134
Support Your Argumentative Essay Using Controversies Databases
Hosted by Homestead
Did your professor assign an argumentative essay? Learn about the major controversies databases which offer a wealth of research information on current topics including pro/con discussions of hot issues.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/83649226874
Exploring Video and Film Databases
Hosted by Padron
Explore cinematic treasures and performing arts at our library workshop as we guide you through the intricacies of our extensive video and film databases. Immerse yourself in a world of captivating documentaries, blockbuster hits, timeless cinematic classics, and even live recordings of plays and concerts.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/6384128408
Hosted by West Campus
Explore the various resources available for researching the Humanities, including Humanities Full Text, JSTOR and ArtStor.
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/83236688021?pwd=Rld0bnk5MFM3T24xTUpXNHlvTUVIZz09
Researching with AI
Hosted by North
Learn how to use AI tools to make your research easier and more powerful. Get hands-on experience and discover new ways to make your work awesome!
|12:00 PM | Join Here: https://mdc-edu.zoom.us/j/83292336238