Points of View Reference Center
This session covers Points of View Reference Center for librarians and teachers. This is a pro/con database that covers 100-200 political, economic and cultural topics designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issues. Guides for each topic help students judge fact versus opinion to assist in the development of critical thinking. Basic and Advanced searching will be demonstated in the session, as well as the folder feature.
- Thursday, January 19, 2012, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Register
- Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Register
Science Reference Center
This session is intended for librarians, teachers, and staff who would like to learn more about Science Reference Center. Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Finding science experiments, videos, and searching standards-based content will be reviewed.
- Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Register
- Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Register
To learn more about these and other resources, register for a training session or just ask a librarian!