March Workshops at the Graduate Center Library

We invite you to join us at the library for our upcoming workshops and events.
Click the links below to RSVP.

Intro to Zotero for Citation Management

Wednesday, March 8th, 6:30pm-8:30 PM
Wednesday, March 29
th, 1:00-3:00 PM

Join us for a hands-on introduction to managing citations with Zotero, a free and open source research tool that makes organizing your research and creating bibliographies a breeze.

Have a laptop? Bring it with you so our instructors can help you get started on your own devices.

No laptop? Then set up an appointment with your subject librarian.

Archival Research: The Basics

Tuesday, March 14th, 6:30-8:30 PM

Please join us for “Archival Research: The Basics” on Tuesday, March 14th, from 6:30-8:30 pm.

We’ll explore the basics of archival research in this workshop, including defining what archives are and how they are arranged.  We’ll also discuss where and how to look for sources and go over what to expect when you visit an archival repository or conduct research from afar.  

Bring your laptop to follow along.

(MALS) The Craft of Research

Tuesday, March 21st, 6:30-8:30 PM

originalIn this workshop we will discuss research at a graduate level. Topics to be covered include:

  • How to search for resources
  • Choosing a topic
  • Evaluating sources
  • Avoiding plagiarism
  • Paper formatting


Attendees will come away with strategies for taking their research to the next level.

For up-to-date info on location and last-minute additions, please visit our Events Calendar.


About the Author

Wanett Clyde is the Adjunct Reference and Digital Outreach Librarian. She is also a student in the MALS program.