Workshops Spring 2019

  • NoodleTools Workshops

    NoodleTools helps you build MLA and APA citations and bibliographies, and offers note-taking, outlining, and paper-writing features, including the capability to create papers via GoogleDocs. You will learn how to sign up for an account with NoodleTools. We will also provide examples to show how to create citations and check them for errors. This is a hands-on workshop—bring your sources along.

    Join us for a workshop and learn how to cite your sources right!

    DOYLE LIBRARY:

    Tuesday, February 12, 1:30-3:00pm (Room 4420, 3rd floor)

    Wednesday, February 27, Noon-1:00pm (Room 4420, 3rd floor)

    Wednesday, April 3, 6:30pm-8:00pm (Room 4327, 2nd floor) - Snacks provided!

    Tuesday, April 16, 4:00pm-5:30pm (Room 4420, 3rd floor)

    MAHONEY LIBRARY LIBRARY:

    Thursday, February 21, 12:30pm-1:30pm (Room 718, 1st floor)

    Wednesday, March 27, Noon-1:00pm (Room 718, 1st floor)

     

  • Fake News Workshops

    By establishing definitions of misinformation, disinformation and propaganda, the workshop will provide strategies for evaluating information released in various media formats including social media and traditional news platforms. Particular attention will be focused on media bias, story selection, and algorithms in today’s information landscape.

    DOYLE LIBRARY:

    Tuesday, April 2, 1:30pm-2:30pm (Room 4245, 1st floor)

    Wednesday, April 3, 3:00pm-4:00pm (Room 4245, 1st floor)

    MAHONEY LIBRARY:

    Friday, April 12, 9:30am-10:45am (Located TBD)

  • Student Success Workshops

     

    MAKING THE MOST OF GOOGLE DRIVE

    Wednesday, February 20, 6:30-8:00pm (Doyle Library, Room 4327, 2nd floor) / Snacks provided

    Current users of Gmail, GoogleDocs, or GoogleDrive should make sure they know their password before attending. Those without any Google account should set one up by going to the “waffle” in the upper right hand corner of Google and clicking on “Account” to set one up. 

    In this workshop users will learn:

    • Google Apps that help students create documents, spreadsheets, slide shows and surveys
    • How to effectively organize documents in Google Drive
    • How to personalize your Google Drive to work best  for you
    • How to use Google Drive to store and organize your SRJC Library resources
    • Which add-ons can help you work better
    • How to avoid common mistakes people make using Google Apps
    • Importing and exporting into Google Apps
       

     

    FOOTBALL RECRUIT DAY - LIBRARY TOUR

    Saturday, February 23, 1:30-2:00pm (Doyle Library, Room 4327, 2nd floor)

    The Library will partner with the Football Coaches to conclude their Football Recruit day with a Library Tour highlighting valuable academic support resources and services available in the Library for student athletes. Contact Lenny Wagner at lwagner@santarosa.edu for more information about the event

     

    CASH FOR COLLEGE

    Wednesday, February 27, 5:30-7:30pm (Doyle Library, Room 4327, 2nd floor)

    Get free help completing your financial aid application, attend a Cash for College workshop!

     

     

No Sign up Needed

The SRJC Libraries offer workshops on a variety of research tools to help with class assignments and beyond. Workshops are hands-on and generally provide time for group instruction as well as individual questions.

  • No need to sign up—just show up!
  • Extra credit proof of attendance will be given out at end of workshops