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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  • subject (time management, exam preparation, academic writing, English language skills, etc.)
  • audience (undergraduate or graduate) 
  • location

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
2022-05-29 10:30am to 5:30pm Introduction to R (2-day workshop) Junpu Xie, Ric Hohn Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-05-30 2:30pm to 4:30pm LING 330 - Dr. Yue Wang Ivana Niseteo 2105
2022-05-30 6:30pm to 7:20pm Improve Your Reading Effectiveness Ruth Silverman via Zoom
2022-05-30 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-05-31 10:00am to 12:00pm Introduction to Spatial Thinking and ArcGIS Pro [Online] Jaimy Fischer via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-05-31 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-06-01 10:30am to 11:50am Academic Writing for Multilingual Graduate Students (Workshop Series) [Online] Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-02 12:00pm to 1:00pm Grad Conversation Series [attend in person] Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-06-02 12:00pm to 1:00pm Grad Conversation Series [attend online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-03 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-03 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-06 2:30pm to 4:30pm LING 330 - Dr. Yue Wang Ivana Niseteo 2105
2022-06-07 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-06-07 10:30am to 12:00pm What is DH? An Introduction to Digital Humanities Theory and Practice [Online] Ali Moore, Joey Takeda via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-07 3:30pm to 5:00pm Recharge Your Academic Success Cynthia Wright, Hermine Chan, Jessica Pilfold, Julia Lane, Ruth Silverman via Zoom
2022-06-08 10:00am to 2:00pm Version control with Git and GitHub Pegah Ziabari Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-06-08 10:30am to 11:50am Academic Writing for Multilingual Graduate Students (Workshop Series) [Online] Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-08 3:30pm to 5:00pm Recharge Your Academic Success Cynthia Wright, Hermine Chan, Jessica Pilfold, Julia Lane, Ruth Silverman via Zoom
2022-06-08 7:30pm to 8:20pm Argumentative Essays: Templates to Strengthen your Writing Mohsen Hosseinpour Moghaddam via Zoom
2022-06-09 3:30pm to 5:00pm Recharge Your Academic Success Cynthia Wright, Hermine Chan, Jessica Pilfold, Julia Lane, Ruth Silverman via Zoom
2022-06-10 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-10 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-11 10:30am to 5:30pm Introduction to Python Hung Truong, Sina Nazeri Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-06-13 2:30pm to 4:30pm LING 330 - Dr. Yue Wang Ivana Niseteo 2105
2022-06-13 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-14 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-06-14 10:00am to 11:00am Cite your sources with ease and speed with Zotero [Online] Citation Management Team via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-14 10:00am to 12:00pm Intro to QGIS and Map Making [Online] Tanner Noth via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-15 10:30am to 11:50am Academic Writing for Multilingual Graduate Students (Workshop Series) [Online] Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-16 10:00am to 12:00pm Preparing to publish your research data: strategies for storage and data sharing Carla Graebner, Keshav Mukunda Vancouver, Harbour Centre, Research Commons (RC), Room 7050.2
2022-06-17 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-17 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-20 10:00am to 12:00pm Web Mapping with R [Online] Jaimy Fischer, Sarah Zhang via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-21 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-06-22 10:00am to 12:00pm Get Started with Tableau Public for Data Visualization [Online] Ali Moore via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-24 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-24 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-25 10:30am to 5:30pm Introduction to R for Non-Science Majors (2-day workshop) Hung Truong, Ric Hohn Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-06-26 10:30am to 5:30pm Introduction to R for Non-Science Majors (2-day workshop) Hung Truong, Ric Hohn Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-06-27 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-28 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-06-28 10:00am to 12:00pm Unlock the potential of Volunteered Geographic Information: Exploring and downloading OpenStreetMap data [Online] Sarah Zhang, Tanner Noth via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-06-28 3:30pm to 4:20pm Analyze This! From Summary to Critical Writing Graduate Writing Facilitator Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 3008
2022-06-29 10:30am to 11:50am Academic Writing for Multilingual Graduate Students (Workshop Series) [Online] Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-06-30 10:00am to 11:00am Cite your sources with ease and speed with Zotero [Online] Citation Management Team via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-01 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-07-04 12:30pm to 4:30pm Introduction to R [Online] Ric Hohn, Sina Nazeri via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-05 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-07-05 12:30pm to 4:30pm Introduction to R [Online] Ric Hohn, Sina Nazeri via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-06 12:30pm to 4:30pm Introduction to R [Online] Ric Hohn, Sina Nazeri via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-08 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-08 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-07-11 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-12 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-07-12 10:30am to 12:00pm Clean Data: Data Organization in Spreadsheets [Online] Carla Graebner, Kelsey Poloney via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-13 1:00pm to 3:30pm Thesis Word Template: The Basics Catherine Louie Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7010, Research Commons
2022-07-15 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-15 10:00am to 12:00pm Introduction to Spatial Thinking and ArcGIS Pro Jaimy Fischer Burnaby, Bennett Library, Lab 2105
2022-07-15 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-07-16 10:30am to 11:20am Writing Without Procrastination Graduate Writing Facilitator Vancouver, Harbour Centre, Belzberg Library, SLC (Student Learning Commons), Rm 1002
2022-07-18 2:00pm to 3:00pm Cite your sources with ease and speed with Zotero [Online] Citation Management Team via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-19 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-07-20 2:30pm to 4:30pm Writing and Researching Your Literature Review [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-22 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-22 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-07-25 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-26 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-07-26 1:30pm to 2:20pm Successful Exam Writing Jessica Pilfold via Zoom
2022-07-28 10:00am to 11:30am The Thesis Submission Process [Online] Catherine Louie via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-28 5:30pm to 6:20pm Hot Tips for Revising Hermine Chan, Julia Lane via Zoom
2022-07-29 9:00am to 12:00pm Thesis Writing Group [Online] Julie Jones, Robyn Long via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-07-29 1:30pm to 2:30pm Let's Talk! English Conversation Group Tim Mossman via Zoom
2022-08-02 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-08-08 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)
2022-08-09 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-08-16 10:00am to 12:00pm NVivo Office Hours [Online] NVivo Peer Facilitator via Zoom
2022-08-22 6:30pm to 7:30pm Crafting a literature review: Bi-weekly discussion & feedback [Online] via Zoom (link will be sent to participants 24 hours before the workshop/event begins)