Grab your lunch and your laptop and come spend 30 minutes learning about some of the best research tools around. Below you will find the dates, times, locations, and descriptions of these sessions. As if learning about research tools wasn’t enticing enough…the sessions will also feature a limited number of free cookies!

Accordance Basicsaccordance
When: Tues., March 5th, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: Are you a Mac user? Accordance is a popular bible software tool for Mac users. Come learn the basics of using Accordance for scripture and word study.

Online Resources for Exegesis
When: Thurs., March 7th, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: This session will cover online resources available for biblical exegesis. Resources will include Ministry Matters, Oxford Biblical Studies, and several other databases of relevance in biblical studies.

BibleWorks Basics
bibleworksWhen: Tues., March 19th, 12:30-1pm
Where: Divinity Library Computer Lab (Level D)
Description: Come get hands-on training working with BibleWorks for scripture and word study. BibleWorks is installed on all library computers and this class will give you an introduction to navigating and using BibleWorks 8.

Citations Made Easy—Zoterozotero
When: Thurs., March 21st, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: Learn how to use Zotero, a popular web-based research tool, to manage your citations & create easy, formatted bibliographies.

ATLA Religion Databaseatla
When: Tues., March 26th, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: ATLA is a major database in the field of religion and theology. This session will cover: using ATLA for Scripture Searches, and finding articles on topics ranging from church history to biblical exegesis.

Research w/ Primary Sources
When: Thurs., March 28th, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: The library has rich collections of primary source materials. Find out how to locate and use good search strategies to find primary sources for your research.

Citations Made Easy—EndNote Webendnoteweb
When: Tues., April 2nd, 12:30-1pm
Where: 0013 Westbrook
Description: Learn how to use EndNote Web to manage citations & create formatted bibliographies.

BibleWorks Basics
When: Thurs., April 4th, 12:30-1pm
Where: Divinity Library Computer Lab
Description: same as above.

Questions? Contact divlib@duke.edu for more information about these sessions.

 

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