In Pursuit Of Truth – Wed., November 10, 4pm

In Pursuit of Truth (Wednesday, November 10) Join librarians to discuss the impact of search engine algorithms, the digital divide and filter bubbles on academic research and our search for information we can trust.

This is the sixth of our 7 Research on the Run Library Workshops. They are 30 minutes long on topics you need to succeed! Come in-person or join us online via Webex! Workshops will take place in EB 205 at 4 p.m. or online via the links listed in the workshop description.

Each workshop you register for and attend will give you a chance at winning an Amazon gift card at the end of the semester!

To see the full schedule and access the Webex rooms visit: https://library.ccsu.edu/wp/research-on-the-run/

What Does This Meme – Wed., October 20, 4pm

Learn about how to debunk memes from everyday life in order to catch misinformation. Attending this workshop will give you some tools on how to be a critical information consumer both in and outside of school.

This is the fifth of our Research on the Run Library Workshops. They are 30 minutes long on topics you need to succeed! Come in-person or join us online via Webex! Workshops will take place in EB 205 at 4 p.m. or online via the links listed in the workshop description.

Each workshop you register for and attend will give you a chance at winning an Amazon gift card at the end of the semester!

To see the full schedule and access the Webex rooms visit: https://library.ccsu.edu/wp/research-on-the-run/

Zotero (Citation Management) Workshop – Wed., October 13, 4pm

Zotero (Citation Management) Workshop (Wednesday, October 13) Find out how Zotero can help you organize and keep track of your sources, collaborate with others, and create citations in any format. This workshop will demonstrate how to use Zotero online and in the Zotero app, and will show how it can integrate with Microsoft Word and Google Docs.

This is the fourth of our Research on the Run Library Workshops. They are 30 minutes long on topics you need to succeed! Come in-person or join us online via Webex! Workshops will take place in EB 205 at 4 p.m. or online via the links listed in the workshop description.

Each workshop you register for and attend will give you a chance at winning an Amazon gift card at the end of the semester!

To see the full schedule and access the Webex rooms visit: https://library.ccsu.edu/wp/research-on-the-run/

Open@CCSU – October OER Newsletter Now Available

Open@CCSU OER Newsletter – October 2021

A faculty newsletter about Open Educational Resources produced by the Elihu Burritt Library‚Äôs OER team. October’s issue features:

  • Survey Results on Accessibility of OER
  • The second edition of CCSU-authored OER text Today’s Business Communications
  • CSCU Fair Use Task Force
  • GoOpen CT OER Repository
  • Course Reserves
  • Open Education Conference, Oct. 18-22, 2021

To learn more, visit the Newsletter section of the library’s guide on Open Educational Resources.