To help you learn how to navigate the library, work on your research, and disseminate your results, the Library offers both in person workshops and online tutorials to teach you the various skills you need, when you need them.
The Library offers workshops throughout the year on a variety of topics. Click on the calendar of events below to view upcoming workshops.
If you would like to request a workshop, please email email@example.com. Instructors who would like to arrange a subject-specific workshop or additional library instruction for their courses should contact their subject librarian.
Possible workshop topics include:
- Magical Bibliographies with RefWorks
- Hack the Library
- Library on the Go
- Subject specific research skills Ex. Biology, Sociology, Engineering
- Citation Styles Ex. MLA, APA, Chicago
- Copyright 101
The Centre for Scholarly Communication and Writing and Research Centre also offer workshops on writing, communication, and publishing your research. Visit the CSC website and the WRC website to learn more about their workshops.
For on-demand library instruction, you can browse UBC Library’s online tutorials to learn more about specific tools and resources.
Basic Library Skills Tutorial – An overview of library research skills and university research expectations.
Library Tour Videos – Take a virtual tour of the UBC Okanagan Library.
How to Use the Library – Tutorials on a wide range of topics.
If you have a suggestion for a tutorial you’d like to see, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.