Selected Journals by Title
CIG 639 Science Education SeminarCOE 102: First Year SeminarEDEL 453/ CIE 553 Teaching Elem School Social StudiesEDU 280 Valuing Cultural DiversityESP 701: Intro to Special EdESP 722: Multicultural Perspectives in Special EdESP 774: Curriculum Development in Early Childhood Special EducationESP 779: Early Intervention Svce CoordEDU 202: Intro to Secondary Education
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SPRING 2014 Workshop Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all workshops are held in the Curriculum Materials Library on the 1st floor of CEB.

Wed Feb 5, 2:30 – 3:30pm RefWorks
Wed Feb 19, 3:30 – 4:30pm Google Scholar
Wed Mar 5, 3:30 – 4:30pm RefWorks - Online
Fri Mar 28, 3:30 – 4:30pm Lit Review
Wed Apr 2, 3:30 – 4:30pm Lit Review Workshop - Online
Wed Apr 16, 3:30 – 4:30pm Google Scholar

Drop-in Help Sessions
Fri Feb 14, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Fri Feb 28, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Fri Mar 14, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Fri Apr 4, 2:00 – 5:00pm - CANCELLED
Fri Apr 25, 2:00 – 5:00pm


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Lit Review Workshop

This seminar will help students get a handle on understanding what a literature review is and learn some effective strategies for finding and organizing information. The seminar will emphasize research in Education but is open to graduate students in all disciplines.

Spring 2014 Lit Review Workshops

Friday March 28, 3:30-4:30 pm, CML

Recording of Apr 2 Workshop:

Note: You will need to download the Adobe Connect app if using a mobile device or tablet to access the online workshop.


RefWorks Workshop

Learn how to use RefWorks to organize and format your citations and easily create bibliographies in any style from a web-based list of all books, journal articles, web pages, and other resources you consult for a project.

Spring 2014 RefWorks Workshops

Weds. Feb 5, 2:30-3:30 pm, CML

Weds. March 5, 3:30-4:30 pm, ONLINE

Recording of March 5 Workshop:

Note: You will need to download the Adobe Connect app if using a mobile device or tablet to access the online workshop.


Critical Reading Workshop

This workshop supports participants with becoming critical readers of academic literature in the social sciences. We will discuss and practice strategies for critically approaching a scholarly text, annotating texts, and how to utilize those notes in academic writing. This workshop will assist students with annotated bibliographies, as well as conducting and writing effective literature reviews. 

Spring 2014 Critical Reading Workshops

Fri March 7, 3:30–4:30pm CML


Google Scholar Workshop

Google Scholar is a Google tool that searches only scholarly resources. This workshop will demonstrate search strategies that will help you navigate Google Scholar more effectively and efficiently. We’ll go over how to export citations from Google Scholar, how to find the full text of Google Scholar citations in the UNLV catalog and databases, and the advantages and disadvantages of using Google Scholar.

Optional: Participants may want to bring their Google and RefWorks login information to take full advantage of advanced features.  

Spring 2014 Google Scholar Workshops

Weds. Feb 19, 3:30–4:30 pm, CML

Weds. Apr 16, 3:30–4:30 pm, CML

Subject Guide

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Samantha Godbey
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Office: LLB 1174
Office Hours in CML:
T 3:30-4:30 pm, Th 9-10 am
(702) 895-2135
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Subject Guide

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Amanda Melilli
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Head, Curriculum Materials Library
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