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Upcoming Events

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Author Talk: Dr. Dean de la Motte In-Person

More information about this event forthcoming.
Date:
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Time:
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location:
McKillop Library - East Wing
Categories:
  Library Lecture > Guest Speaker  

Library Lesson Workshops

All workshops are available by appointment for individuals or small groups online via Zoom or Webex.

All Library Lessons are available by appointment and last approximately 45 minutes. View our a la carte menu of lessons, below. Please email salvelibrarian@salve.edu to schedule.

Overview of your assigned Citation Style: APA, MLA, Turabian

An Introduction to Today’s Library Services: An overview of McKillop Library Services. Learn about access from home, finding books and articles, and requesting material from other libraries.

How to Do Research: How do I decide on a topic? What are the steps in the research process? How do I decide which research tools to use?

Using Bibliographic Citation Managers (Refworks): What’s a bibliographic citation manager? How can it help me organize books and articles? How can I use it to create a works cited bibliography?

Conducting a Literature Review: What is a literature review? How do I make sure I don’t miss anything? How do I optimize library tools to keep up with new research as I’m writing?

Finding Books and Beyond: Learn strategies to quickly and efficiently find books and eBooks on your topic. Learn how to find books at McKillop Library or request them from other libraries.

Finding Scholarly Articles using Research Databases: Identify the best databases for scholarly articles your topic. Use subject terminology, Boolean logic and database thesauri to effectively drill your search down to high-quality articles.

Subject-Specific Research: Learn the research tools, resources, and search strategies that are appropriate to your field.

Google Like a Ninja: Use advanced search tools to create effective Google searches. A librarian can show you how to optimize your searches in Google Search, Google Scholar, Google Books, or Google News.

For more information or to schedule a workshop or consultation: email salvelibrarian@salve.edu

Displays in the Library

1st and 2nd Floors 

Celebrating Our Planet

In celebration of Environmental Awareness Month in April, you'll find the display titled "Active Hope" on the first floor, and in the Curriculum Resource Center on the second floor, find your favorite title in children's books. 

Displays by: Lisa Kenyon, Education and Instruction Librarian, Gretchen Sotomayor, Special Programs Librarian, and Miranda Gallagher, Class of '23

2nd Floor Curriculum Resource Center

National Poetry Month 

Browse selections from the CRC collection of poetry books.  

Display by: Lisa Kenyon, Education and Instruction Librarian 


1st Floor, McKillop Cafe

Mental Health and Wellness 

As we head into these final weeks of the semester, take a break with these titles on mental health and wellness. 

Display by: Lisa Kenyon, Education and Instruction Librarian

 

3rd floor

Dreaming in Green 

To get us through the winter, this display highlights images and books from Special Collections depicting gardens, cultural landscapes, and botany. Items displayed include historic postcards, botany texts, and images of local gardens throughout history.

Find this display on the 3rd floor of the library, the silent study floor and home to the main collection of books. 

Display by: Genna Duplisea, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian

1st Floor

diversity display

Archives and Special Collections: Having a Field Day

Black-and-white photos from the University Archives provide a glimpse into the history of athletics at Salve Regina. This display is on the first floor of the library, in the glass cabinet near the Research Help Desk.

Display by: Genna Duplisea, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian