Upcoming Library Workshops

In addition to online reservation, you may also call Reference Desk at 209-954-5145 or stop by the Reference Desk on the second floor of the library to sign up for the workshops.  Drop-ins are also welcome!  All workshops are 50 minutes long, Faculty Flex Eligible*, and held in Goleman 137.

Workshops by Date

Monday, September 16 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation Library Orientation & Tour
Tuesday, September 17 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation Library Catalog/GoCat Catalog
Wednesday, September 18 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation Research Databases Workshop
Thursday, September 19 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation Plagiarism Prevention Workshop
Monday, October 14 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation Plagiarism Prevention Workshop
Tuesday, October 15 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation Library Orientation & Tour
Wednesday, October 16 @ 9a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation Library Catalog/GoCat Catalog
Thursday, October 17 @ 3p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation Research Databases Workshop
Monday, November 18 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation Research Databases Workshop
Tuesday, November 19 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation Plagiarism Prevention Workshop
Wednesday, November 20 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation Library Orientation & Tour
Thursday, November 21 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation Library Catalog/GoCat Catalog
Monday, December 2 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation Library Catalog/GoCat Catalog
Tuesday, December 3 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation Research Databases Workshop
Wednesday, December 4 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation Plagiarism Prevention Workshop
Thursday, December 5 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation Library Orientation & Tour

Workshops by Topic

General Library Orientation/Tour Workshop

Learn about the vast array of services offered at Goleman Library. Highlights include policies concerning borrowing materials, study rooms, reserving library computers, consulting with librarians, and much more.

Monday, September 16 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation
Tuesday, October 15 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation
Wednesday, November 20 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation
Thursday, December 5 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation

Library Catalog, GoCat Workshop

GoCat gives you powerful tools to search for books, DVDs, CDs, and other physical materials. Among the new features are enhanced limiting, relevance sorting, fuzzy matching, and better call number
displays! 

Tuesday, September 17 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation
Wednesday, October 16 @ 9a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation
Thursday, November 21 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation
Monday, December 2 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation

Research Databases Workshop

GoElectronic enables you to search the full-text content of almost all of the library databases, including e-books, articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers. 

Wednesday, September 18 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation
Thursday, October 17 @ 3p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation
Monday, November 18 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation
Tuesday, December 3 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation

Plagiarism Prevention and Citing Sources (MLA and APA Style) Workshop

Learn what plagiarism is and how to prevent it. Also learn how to utilize citation tools to properly cite retrieved sources in References and in the body of the essay in both MLA and APA styles. 

Thursday, September 19 @ 3 p.m., Goleman 137, with Mary Weppler  Online Reservation
Monday, October 14 @ Noon, Goleman 137, with Steve Schermerhorn  Online Reservation
Tuesday, November 19 @ 1 p.m., Goleman 137, with Josefina Gomez  Online Reservation
Wednesday, December 4 @ 9 a.m., Goleman 137, with Loren Valterza  Online Reservation