March 2021 library workshops

Are you interested in upgrading your research skills or brushing up on your bibliography and citation skills? Check out our online workshops coming in March.

Various WMU instructors who have implemented OER.

Register for Open Education Resources Online Symposium on March 4

Learn about using, adapting and publishing OER from the experts and making the switch to OER from your WMU colleagues. Featuring opening remarks by Provost Jennifer Bott, keynote speaker Karen Lauritsen from Open Education Network, and a panel of WMU faculty and instructors.

Tall storage shelves at Zhang Legacy Collection Center.

Changes to WMU Archives’ record transfer guidelines

Guidelines have changed to limit the records accepted into the WMU Archives. Documents with historical significance or records that must be retained for eight or more years will continue to be received.

March 4

Open Education Resources Online Symposium Learn about using, adapting and publishing OER from the experts and making the switch from your WMU colleagues. Registration requested.

March 9

Public Policy Research Learn research techniques for finding and using public policy information for education, health care, human resource management, social work and welfare, environmental services, nonprofit administration, and more. Registration requested.

March 10

Introduction to Zotero Learn to use the free reference management software Zotero to save your references and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Registration requested.

March 14

Citing Sources in MLA 8th Edition Learn how to use the MLA Handbook for citing sources. Registration requested.
Citing Sources in APA Learn how to use the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) for citing sources. Registration requested.