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What Research workshop(s) do you want to take?

Click on a title below to see upcoming session dates, links to register, learning outcomes, and session descriptions:

  1. Finding the Right Topic
  2. Searching for Sources
  3. Advanced Research Strategies
  4. Writing with Sources


Every 60 minute workshop is fully online and involves lots of hands-on activities. Please come prepared to learn how to do effective and efficient research and to fully participate in the session for the entire hour. After you register you get an email (sent the day before the session date) with access and preparation details.

Technical Requirements

IMPORTANT: you must successfully check all technical and set-up requirements in order to participate.

Minimum Technical Requirements:

  1. Check Compatibility and minimum system requirements (note: microphone or headset NOT required). If you encounter problems, view Common Issues Encountered
  2. Internet connection speed: broadband recommended
  3. Computer: PC or laptop recommended. Most tablets and phones will not work correctly with some of the functions of the online classroom.
  4. Listening options:
    • computer speakers
    • or headphones (microphone optional) or headset
    • or telephone (calling charges from your carrier may apply)
  5. Talking options:
    • computer microphone or headset
    • or no talking (text-chat only): if you do not have a microphone or headset to speak into, you can communicate using text chat (this is the option most students use)
    • or telephone (calling charges from your carrier may apply)


NOTE: technical support for Collaborate is NOT provided by the College.

If you encounter a technical problem, go to:

If you need to request accommodations on the basis of a disability, please contact Disability Services @ x2201 or when you register. The library workshops use a combination of visual and audio media that may necessitate the use of accommodations. Requests for accommodations should be submitted as early as possible to allow for sufficient planning. If you have questions, please visit the disability services website ( or contact the office at x2201 or Return to navigation links