Workshops and classes: Library, Student Learning Commons, Research Commons

A comprehensive listing of Library workshops including workshops in partnership with the Library.

(Note that this includes SFU and visiting classes that are not open to additional attendees.)

  Looking for workshops offered by the Library, Student Learning Commons, and Research Commons?

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Bennett Library (SFU Burnaby) and Belzberg Library (SFU Vancouver):

For library classes held at SFU Surrey, see Workshops at Fraser Library (SFU Surrey).

 

Date Time Class Instructor Room
2024-03-04 9:00am to 2:00pm Procrastination Awareness Week Online
2024-03-04 12:30pm to 1:20pm Let's Talk Food! EAL Facilitator Hybrid (Bennett Library, Student Learning Commons & via Zoom)
2024-03-05 9:00am to 2:00pm Procrastination Awareness Week Online
2024-03-05 10:00am to 12:00pm Mapping Census Data with R and QGIS [Online] Aayush Sharma via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-05 11:00am to 1:00pm SLC EAL workshop Paragraph Patterns Library Services 7200: Committee room
2024-03-05 11:30am to 1:00pm Paragraph Patterns - for Multilingual Students Tim Mossman Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7200
2024-03-06 9:00am to 2:00pm Procrastination Awareness Week Online
2024-03-06 10:30am to 12:30pm Preparing to Publish [Online] Nia Pazoki, Ioana Liuta, Jennifer Zerkee via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-06 3:30pm to 5:30pm LING 330 Ivana Niseteo 2105: Instruction lab
2024-03-07 9:00am to 2:00pm Procrastination Awareness Week Online
2024-03-07 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2024-03-07 2:00pm to 5:30pm HIST 454 David Kloepfer 7200: Committee room
2024-03-08 9:00am to 2:00pm Procrastination Awareness Week Online
2024-03-08 9:30am to 12:30pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julia Lane, Julie Jones via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-11 11:00am to 11:45am BIPOC Writers Meet & Greet Q&A Chelene Knight via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-11 12:30pm to 1:20pm Let's Talk Food! EAL Facilitator Hybrid (Bennett Library, Student Learning Commons & via Zoom)
2024-03-12 10:30am to 12:00pm Data Wrangling and Preprocessing With R [Online] Louis Arsenault-Mahjoubi, Payman Nickchi via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-12 1:00pm to 3:00pm SLC EAL workshop: Fantastic Vocabularies and How to Learn Them - for Multilingual Students Library Services 7100: Yosef Wosk seminar room
2024-03-12 1:30pm to 2:20pm Fantastic Vocabularies and How to Learn Them - for Multilingual Students Hermine Chan Burnaby, Bennett Library, Wosk Seminar Room 7100 (inside Special Collections)
2024-03-12 3:30pm to 4:30pm EAL Peer Meeting Timothy Mossman 7200: Committee room
2024-03-13 10:30am to 12:00pm Data Wrangling and Preprocessing With R [Online] Louis Arsenault-Mahjoubi, Payman Nickchi via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-13 3:30pm to 5:30pm LING 330 Ivana Niseteo 2105: Instruction lab
2024-03-14 9:30am to 12:00pm Mapping Census Data with R and QGIS Tong Zhang 7010: Seminar room
2024-03-14 10:00am to 12:00pm Mapping Census Data with R and QGIS Aayush Sharma Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2024-03-14 1:00pm to 3:30pm Thesis Word Template: The Basics Catherine Louie Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2024-03-14 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2024-03-15 9:30am to 12:30pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julia Lane, Julie Jones via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-15 11:30am to 12:20pm Level Up Your Study Skills Aiden Wickey (Sci-Success), Ruth Silverman Hybrid (Burnaby, Sci-Space AQ 3146 & Zoom)
2024-03-18 12:30pm to 1:20pm Let's Talk Food! EAL Facilitator Hybrid (Bennett Library, Student Learning Commons & via Zoom)
2024-03-19 10:00am to 12:00pm Creating your UGRS Research Poster: Communicating your Research with Style and Clarity Hermine Chan, Julie Jones Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7200
2024-03-20 11:30am to 12:20pm "I'll Do It Later": Managing Procrastination Colin Schuler Ram (Sci-Space Advisor), Ruth Silverman, Sci-Space Facilitator Hybrid (Burnaby, Sci-Space AQ 3146 & Zoom)
2024-03-21 10:00am to 11:15am Citations Made Easy: Introduction to Zotero [Online] Citation Management Team via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-21 11:00am to 12:00pm Creative Flow | Plan Your Nonfiction Project in Three Phases Chelene Knight via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-21 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2024-03-22 9:30am to 12:30pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julia Lane, Julie Jones via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-22 11:30am to 12:20pm "I Know My Stuff But I Froze": Dealing with Exam Anxiety Colin Schuler Ram (Current Sci-Space Advisor), Ruth Silverman, Sci-Space Facilitator Hybrid (Burnaby, Sci-Space AQ 3146 & Zoom)
2024-03-26 11:30am to 1:00pm Enhance your Comprehensibility - for Multilingual Students Tim Mossman Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7200
2024-03-26 1:00pm to 2:30pm The Thesis Submission Process [Online] Catherine Louie via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-03-27 1:00pm to 4:00pm Manipulating and Handling Text Data in R Louis Arsenault-Mahjoubi, Payman Nickchi Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2024-03-28 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2024-04-03 11:30am to 12:20pm Excelling in Quantitative Exams Colin Schuler Ram (Sci-Space Advisor), Ruth Silverman, Sci-Space Facilitator Hybrid (Burnaby, Sci-Space AQ 3146 & Zoom)
2024-04-03 1:00pm to 3:00pm Presentation Skills for your UGRS Talk: Breath, Gesture, Posture, and Pauses Sanders Whiting Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 2020, Thesis Defence Room
2024-04-03 1:30pm to 2:20pm Hot Tips for Revising Shaila Shams Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7301
2024-04-04 1:00pm to 3:00pm Presentation Skills for your UGRS Talk: Breath, Gesture, Posture, and Pauses Sanders Whiting Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 2020, Thesis Defence Room
2024-04-04 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2024-04-05 9:30am to 12:30pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julia Lane, Julie Jones via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-04-06 10:30am to 5:30pm Introduction to Bayesian inference with R Louis Arsenault-Mahjoubi, Payman Nickchi Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2024-04-08 12:00pm to 1:00pm Your Opinion Matters | Lived Experience as Expertise Chelene Knight via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2024-04-09 1:00pm to 5:00pm RMarkdown: Learn to Create Webpages, PDF Documents, and Formal Reports in RStudio Louis Arsenault-Mahjoubi, Payman Nickchi Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2024-04-11 1:30pm to 3:30pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom