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Digital Backpack Workshop Series: Home

Live, Streaming, and Drop in workshops offered by Madison College Librarians and Tutors.

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Fall 2022

Free Fall 2022 Workshops

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HESI Test Prep: study resources
Presenters: Renee Anhalt and Autumn Hall-Tun
Getting ready to take the HESI exam for nursing? Ensure your success by joining us for this session, which will introduce a variety of library resources specifically for HESI test prep. Resources will include online practice exams, books, e-books and more.
Audience: Current students.

Tuesday 11/29       1:00pm IN PERSON Truax Library
Tuesday 01/10      10:00am IN PERSON at Truax Library
Wednesday 12/7   12:30pm ONLINE
Monday 01/23       12:30pm ONLINE
Thursday 02/02      4:00pm ONLINE

Get Your Citations in Order ​
Presenter: Roxy Velazquez (Fall 2022 iSchool practicum student)
You’re in the process of writing your paper or you’ve just finished it. Now you need some stellar citations to submit with it. Join us to learn about credible resources to create and check your citations quickly and accurately.
Audience: Current students
Tuesday 11/29         2:00pm
Wednesday 12/7    11:00am

Format Microsoft Word for Success ​
Presenter: Mark Luetkehoelter
This workshop will go over some of the most common questions when formatting papers in Microsoft Word, including how to use headers, page numbers, and that all important hanging indent. Don't miss this opportunity to get all your questions answered so your final papers will be picture perfect.
Audience: Current students

Tuesday 11/29        2:30pm
Wednesday 11/30   2:30pm

Paper Panic: finding credible sources fast
Presenter: Roxy Velazquez (Fall 2022 iSchool practicum student)
Is your paper due soon, like really soon, and don’t want it to look like you just grabbed the first sources you saw from Google? Join us to find out how our library databases and resources can help you find credible and reliable sources quickly. Also, find out some simple criteria to use to evaluate the quality of web resources if you do use Google.
Audience: Current students

Wednesday 11/30     11:00am IN PERSON Truax Library