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Exploring Marriott Library Resources

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join WoCA Collective for a facilitated introduction by Marie Paiva of library resources. Marie is a social sciences librarian at the Marriott Library and works closely with students, faculty and staff.

Location: 5220 – Meet by the double elevators on Level 5. Please bring your laptop/device if you wish to follow along.

This workshop is for any student, staff, or faculty member interested in learning more about the 4.5 million volumes and 2 million content in the digital collections, and how you can access what you need for research.

  • We will review database search tips for more efficient results
  • Look at helpful Marriott Library services available to you
  • Log into Pivot, a newer resource to discover possible funding opportunities
  • Examine Scopus and Web of Science databases
  • Find some helpful links to Google Scholar
  • Following this session, join Marie Paiva for an optional 30-minute tour

Register (not required, but helps to confirm the number of chairs – anyone can join regardless of registration): surveymonkey.com/r/G37B6LN

Questions? Contact Annie Fukushima

Can’t make it to the October 1 session? Please contact the librarian in your area/discipline for help in navigating the Marriott Library or visit the Knowledge Commons Desk on Level 2.

WoCA is a collective of doctoral students, researchers, pedagogues, and scholars at the University of Utah. The mission of WoCA collective is to support a thriving academic community for womyn/womxn/women of color and indigenous womyn/womxn/women academics. WoCA engages in regular gatherings regarding professional development support and writing support across generations. To learn more about WoCA, join the WoCA list-service or to be added to the WoCA University of Utah canvas page, contact a.fukushima@utah.edu.

Details

Date:
October 1
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2423913484564999/

Organizer

Women of Color Academics Collective
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/wocaofUoU/

Venue

J. Willard Marriott Library
295 S 1500 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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