Thursday, January 4, 2018

Learn APA style and how to avoid plagiarism in the Library's drop-in workshops

Come to the library's free drop-in workshops to learn about APA Style and how to avoid plagiarism. All students are welcome, no registration required!

All workshops will be in computer lab N149 on the first floor of the RGO Library & Learning Commons in North Campus.

APA Style Basics
Thursday, January 18, 2018, 2pm - 4pm
Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 2pm - 4pm
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 10am - 12pm
Delivered by the Learner Technology Support Associate and Librarians, this workshop will introduce learners to APA citing, referencing, and document formatting. Learners will be able to describe the importance of using APA style to avoid plagiarism, use the Library's MS Word template, and get hands-on practice in finding the correct guidelines for creating in-text citations and references. 

Preventing Plagiarism
Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 10am - 11:30am
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 2pm - 3:30pm
Delivered by the Librarians and Tutor for the School of Health & Wellness and School of Community Studies, this workshop will explain what plagiarism is and how you can avoid it through citation and referencing. We’ll review the college’s academic honesty policies and give you practical strategies for preventing plagiarism in your assignments.