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Need help with citations? Drop by the MLA/APA Help-A-Thon!

THE MLA/APA HELP-A-THON

WHAT: It's that time of the semester...Bring in your questions or problem citations and meet one-on-one with a librarian for how-to advice on citing sources and formatting your research papers. NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY!

WHEN: Drop in anytime during these 2 hour sessions:

  • Tuesday, November 23rd - 10:30-12:30PM
  • Wednesday, December 1st - 11:30AM - 1:30PM
  • Thursday, December 2nd - 3:00-5:00PM
  • Tuesday, December 7th - 4:00-6:00PM

WHERE: Library Lab (E101-B)


For more information: http://library.laguardia.edu/services/programs



Library will be closed 11/25/10-11/28/10; Happy Thanksgiving!

The library will be closed and there will be no classes on Nov. 25, 26, 27 & 28. We will re-open, regular schedule on Monday Nov. 11/29. Enjoy the Thanksgiving break!



Join us for Short Takes on Literature, Thursday 11/18 at 2:30 pm

Short Takes on Literature program is back!

This fall one of the longest running, no-credit, no papers programs continues to offer informal discussion of short stories.This semester we will be reading the short stories by Women Writers of the Southern States. All meetings in the Library Conference Room, where good discussions and refreshments will be available. 2:30 - 4:30 pm in the Library Conference Room

Thursday, Nov. 18 @ 2:30 pm: Kate Chopin, "La Belle Zoraide " and "The Storm"



Got 30 minutes? Learn about ScienceDirect!

ScienceDirect Workshop

30 Minutes in the Library

When: Wednesday, November 10, 11-11:30am

Where: Library Lab E101-B

What: Take a look at this new database which provides access to over 10 million full text articles and book chapters in the physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Two 1-GB flash drives raffled at the workshop +FREE CANDY

~ Facilitated by Catherine Stern and Steve Ovadia



Join us for Short Takes on Literature, Thursday 11/04 at 2:30 pm

Short Takes on Literature program is back!

This fall one of the longest running, no-credit, no papers programs continues to offer informal discussion of short stories.This semester we will be reading the short stories by Women Writers of the Southern States. All meetings in the Library Conference Room, where good discussions and refreshments will be available. 2:30 - 4:30 pm in the Library Conference Room

Thursday, Nov. 4 @ 2:30 pm: Katherine Anne Porter, "The Source," "The Old Order," and "Flowering Judas"



Twitter? Tumblr? LinkedIn?

Join us at this workshop - Crash Course in Social Networking

30 Minutes in the Library

When: Tuesday, November 2, 12-12:30 pm

Where: Library Lab E101-B

What: You've probably heard of Twitter and Tumblr and LinkedIn but do you ever wonder what they're actually used for? Come to this workshop to learn about these sites and how you can use them in your daily life or how you can avoid using them without feeling guilty. As a bonus feature, you'll also learn about burgeoning social networks that might be ready to go mainstream, so you can get in on the next big thing before your friends and colleagues do.

~ Facilitated by Steve Ovadia