Online e-resource fair

Win Great Prizes while learning about great research tools!

You could win $10 to Dunkin Donuts, or $100 off of your textbooks with a gift card to Barnes and Noble! (accepted at the campus book store)

Attend a 10 minute demonstration of one of our great library resources online with a live librarian and you will be entered to win!
Each demonstration you attend will earn you a raffle ticket for both Dunkin Donuts and the Grand Prize of $100 to Barnes and Noble. If you attend all four of the demos you will receive 8 raffle tickets for the Grand Prize!

Prizes will be rewarded as follows:

Prize Date of Award 
$10 to Dunkin Donuts Thursday, October 22nd
$10 to Dunkin Donuts Thursday, October 29th 
$10 to Dunkin Donuts Thursday, November 12th 
$10 to Dunkin Donuts Thursday, November 19th 
$100 to Barnes & Noble Friday, December 4th 

Resource Demonstration Links and Info

https://www.mendeley.com/

Mendeley is a citation manager that can assist you with building bibliographies as well as organizing and finding research for your papers and course work. The Reference Manager helps you simplify the tasks of building and organizing your reference library, making notes and annotations across papers, collaborating with others and inserting citations and bibliographies into the papers you’re writing.

DateTime
Tuesday, October 20th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Wednesday, October 21st10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.

To attend click here and fill out the form to access.

https://libguides.ccsu.edu/ebscoebooks

Find out how to find and use e-books to help you with your research. Books in every subject are available and fully searchable. Learn about how this great tool is a research powerhouse and a time saver to streamline your research.

DateTime
Tuesday, October 27th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Wednesday, October 28th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.

To attend click here and fill out the form to access.

https://www.zotero.org/

Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share research.  It allows you to have a library that keeps all of your references organized, allows you to grab citation information from any web page with chrome and firefox extensions, and offers a plug-in for Word and OpenOffice that can format your bibliography and citations.

DateTime
Tuesday, November 10th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 11th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.

To attend click here and fill out the form to access.

https://libguides.ccsu.edu/heinonline

HeinOnline is a premier online database containing more than 182 million pages and 281,000 titles of historical and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges an important research gap by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,800 law-related periodicals. 

DateTime
Tuesday, November 17th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18th10 a.m. 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.

To attend click here and fill out the form to access.