Faculty Writing Series

How Do I Know I've Found Everything?

When you are doing a literature review, you want to be sure you've found all of the significant articles and books in your research area. Come learn about the range of search tools available to help ensure you don't overlook anything.

Dates and time: October 22nd (Mon) and 23rd (Tues), 2018, 12 noon - 1 pm

Location: MLK Library 213

Visit Events page to register.  Lunch will be provided.

Faculty Writing Marathons

The Center for Faculty Development and the MLK Library partner four times each year, to create 2-3 day writing “oases” - - time and space for faculty to come and write, uninterrupted.

Dates and time: October 25th (Thur), 26th (Fri), and 29th (Mon), 9 am - 3 pm

Location: MLK Library 213

Visit Events page to register. Lunch will be provided.

Detecting Fake News - Advanced Moves for You and Your Students

Misinformation, disinformation, propaganda--fake news goes by a lot of different names. Learn quick, effective techniques that you and your students can use to detect fake news and stop it from spreading.

Date and time: November 6th (Tues) and 7th (Wed), 2018, 12 noon to 1 pm

Location: MLK Library 213

Visit Events page to register.  Lunch will be provided.

Past Events

Exploring OneSearch

Join staff from the University Library and CFD for a lunch-and-learn exploring and SJSU's newest scholarly resources search tools. Meet library liaisons from across the disciplines and learn tips and tricks for successful literature searches.

Location: MLK Library, Room 213

Dates and time: September 18th (Mon) and 19th (Tues), 12 noon - 1:30 pm

RSVP: Exploring OneSearch sign up Please RSVP by September 11th.

Pearls of Wisdom about Publishing Your Work

The CFD and the University Library are delighted to co-sponsor this lunch-and-learn event.  We have assembled a panel of SJSU faculty who have served as editors of professional journals, and librarians who support faculty as they pursue appropriate outlets for their work.  Please join your colleagues as they share advice about do's and don'ts as you seek to publish your scholarship.

Date and time: October 30th (Mon), 2017, 12 noon - 1:30 pm

Tools to Help You Stay Current in Your Discipline

The CFD and the University Library are delighted to co-sponsor this lunch-and-learn event.  We will share cutting edge tools that will deliver state of the art information to your desktop automatically, and enable you to stay abreast of developments in your field.

Dates and time: November 13th (Mon) and 14th (Tues), 2017, 12 noon - 1:30 pm