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Jumpstart Your Research

What:  Mini-workshops & research help

When: Tuesday, October 9th from 2:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern

Where: On campus - Library, First Floor Gallery or
            Online - Blackboard Library Resource Center via Collaborate Ultra (Chrome browser recommended)

The Library Resource Center is located in Blackboard. Self-enroll to have access while you are a student at Regent. 

You will discover helpful library and academic resources and services available to you and how to access them.  Come with questions and/or research topics & get help from a Regent Librarian to Jumpstart your Research! (Don't forget to bring your assignment!) 

All sessions will be streamed via Bb Collaborate Ultra in the Library Resource Center
You can choose to attend the sessions either in the afternoon or the evening. 


2:00 – 4:00:  4 sessions (15 min. sessions w/ 15 min in between) 

     2:00-2:15   Starting Your Search
     2:30-2:45   Evaluating Resources
     3:00-3:15   Plagiarism – Writing Coaches 

     3:30-3:45   Beyond the Basics  (one session for online students and one session for on-campus students)


4:00 – 6:00:  Librarians available for assistance - on campus and via Bb Collaborate Ultra


6:00 – 8:00:   4 sessions (15 min. sessions w/ 15 min in between) 

      6:00-6:15  Starting Your Search
      6:30-6:45  Evaluating Resources
      7:00-7:15  Plagiarism – Writing Coaches  
      7:30-7:45  Beyond the Basics  - (one session for online students and one session for on-campus students)


                            *We recommend using the Chrome browser for all Blackboard Collaborate Ultra sessions


After you've attended each mini-workshop, you will be prompted to complete a brief reflection in the Blackboard Library Resource Center. For each reflection you complete, you will earn a Blackboard Badge.  If you attend and respond to all 4 workshops and reflections, your name will be entered into the drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card.  Two gift cards will be awarded, one to an on-campus student and one to an online student.

Be sure to enroll in the Library Resource Center.

If you have questions, please contact Sandy Yaegle  757-352-4165

*If any prize winner is an employee of Regent University, the winnings are subject to payroll taxes