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Research Paper Clinics: Brought to you by the Writers Resource Lab and the University Library

Campus Community Update #252

November 24, 2009
 

Research Paper Clinics:  Brought to you by the Writers Resource Lab and the University Library

Students receive personalized assistance while writing their papers from librarians and writing tutors all in one place!

Research Paper workshops will be held at the University Library in the Spidell Classroom on the first floor. Librarians and Tutors from the Writers Resource Lab will provide one-on-one research, writing, and citing assistance to students. Students will have access to a computer equipped with Microsoft Office Software and the Internet for the full hour to write papers and conduct library research.

The instruction sessions are designed for individual assistance so students may arrive at any point in the hour(s) reserved. Students are assisted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Writing Assistance Includes:  

  • Brainstorming topics
  • Crafting paper theses   
  • Developing paper structure
  • Prose Polishing

Research Assistance Includes:

  • Determining research topics
  • Finding credible books, journal articles, websites, etc.
  • Using research databases
  • Citing sources

     

The workshops are scheduled as follows:
 

Tuesday, Nov. 17th 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 17th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
   
Wednesday, Nov. 18th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 18th 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
   
Thursday, Nov. 19th 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 19th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
   
Tuesday, Dec. 1st 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 1st 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
   
Wednesday, Dec. 2nd 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 2nd 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
   
Thursday, Dec. 3rd 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 3rd 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
   
Monday, Dec. 7th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 7th 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
   
Tuesday, Dec. 8th 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 8th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
   
Wednesday, Dec. 9th 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 9th 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.