Workshops: Plagiarism, EBSCOhost medical databases, and Research Made Easy

Get it Right: Plagiarism Demystified
Thursday, October 28 from 12:45 to 1:45 PM
Not sure of how to avoid plagiarism, or when to cite or not to cite? What does “commonly known facts don’t have to be cited” mean anyway? Attend this workshop for an eye-opening experience.

The Proper Tools: Journal Articles for the Health Services (two session choices)
Choose from one of the following times:
Friday, October 29 from 5:45 to 6:45 PM
Wednesday, November 3 from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM

This workshop will show you how to navigate the medical EBSCOhost databases and find exactly what you need, including how to email the APA citation to yourself. Time saving tips include how to know exactly how long the article is and what it is about before you even open it. A must for any student, so don’t pass up this opportunity!

Research Made Easy
Thursday, November 4 from 12:45 to 1:45 PM
Working on a research assignment? This workshop will go over everything you need to know, from when you receive the assignment to when you start writing it. Topics include where to search for sources, figuring out your research question, and designing a thesis statement.

Registration opens 2 weeks in advance of the workshop. Each workshop is open to all students, faculty, and staff. Please call (845) 848-7506 to register, or email Nicole.Kranich (at) dc.edu. Registration is limited to 17 participants.

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