Pauline Whitaker Library
Burns Hall, One College Drive
Bentonville, AR 72712
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Library Workshops

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Want help with a research paper this semester? Sharpen your academic writing and research skills at a variety of workshops taught by English faculty and librarians. You'll learn how to develop a thesis; find, evaluate, and cite sources; integrate sources into your papers; and more.  Hope to see you there!

Academic Writing & Research Skills Workshops: College-Wide Emphasis

Mondays from 2-2:45 p.m. in Burns Hall 1007

DateWorkshop Topic
September 8
Formulating Claims/Thesis Statements
September 15
Critical Reading and Summary
September 22
September 29
October 6
Integrating Sources
October 13
Revising and Editing
October 27
Research Smarter: How the Library Can Help
November 3
It Must Be True! I Read It Online: Source Evaluation
November 10
Where Did You Learn That? Source Citation
November 17
Wikipedia, Google Scholar & Other Wonders of the Web: Internet Research
November 24Beyond Google: Library Database Research
December 1More Than Words: Images, Videos, and Other Media for Academic Research


For additional opportunities for academic support, be sure to also check out the Writing Center's Basic Writing Skills  workshops, the Student Reading Center's Reading Strategies Workshops, and the Academic Success Workshops from the Academic Success Center (ASC).

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