Events & workshops

Using freedom of information laws for academic research

Sep 29, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:00
Learn to use freedom of information legislation in academic research.

Ebooks: Make Them Work for You!

Sep 29, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:00
Learn how to efficiently use our ebooks for your research.

Finding Government (Public) Policy & its Analysis

Oct 1, 2021 - 9:30 to 11:00
Learn strategies for finding “policy documents”, the steps that led to their creation, a few ways for finding policy analysis, and how you might consider the merits of these arguments.

GAMEtalk

Oct 7, 2021 - 7:00 to 8:15
Join us virtually for the first talk of the Fall 2021 GAMEtalk lecture series. Freelance Game Design Daryl Andrews will be chatting with us about his experiences. Daryl Andrews is a professional freelance game designer, who began full-time in 2015. With 30+. board games already released through 20+ different publishers, Daryl’s output has been unrivaled over the last few years. Beyond design, Mr. Andrews has also worked as a consultant for a variety of gaming companies with a special focus on popular licenses, including Back To The Future, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, the NHL, Oregon Trail and more. We will be posting a link to the digital event soon.

Finding Government (Public) Policy & its Analysis

Oct 15, 2021 - 9:30 to 11:00
Learn strategies for finding “policy documents”, the steps that led to their creation, a few ways for finding policy analysis, and how you might consider the merits of these arguments.

Finding Legislation (Bills, Laws & Regulations) & its Analysis – for Beginners

Oct 19, 2021 - 9:30 to 11:00
Learn the very basics (or come for a refresher) on how Canadian laws are made, their key parts and where to find them. Discover resources for the analysis of laws and their impact, and how they have been interpreted in judicial proceedings.

Intro to scoping reviews

Oct 19, 2021 - 10:00 to 11:00
Develop skills for evaluating and using scoping reviews in research and practice.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Oct 21, 2021 - 10:00 to 11:00
Learn how citation and document management tools can keep your research organized and save you time creating bibliographies and in-text citations.

Using images

Oct 26, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:00
If you want to use images in assignments, a thesis, or a major project, this 50-minute workshop is for you.

Finding Government (Public) Policy & its Analysis

Oct 29, 2021 - 9:30 to 11:00
Learn strategies for finding “policy documents”, the steps that led to their creation, a few ways for finding policy analysis, and how you might consider the merits of these arguments.

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