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UConn ECE LMS Training

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
8:30am – 2:45pm

Storrs Campus
Rowe 122

Conn ECE believes that accomplished library media specialists are leaders who forge greater opportunities for learners. They work in partnership with instructors to provide students access to research materials and reinforce the importance of information literacy in daily life. They can also serve as leaders in instruction, assisting instructors with curriculum development. With access to millions of records at the University of Connecticut, it is important that affiliate library media specialists can utilize materials and utilize university resources effectively. For that reason, UConn ECE library media specialists are invited to the Storrs campus for a training on how to navigate the resources. All participants are asked to bring a laptop.

This year, you are also invited to bring one UConn ECE instructor from your school to attend alongside you. It’s an opportunity for you both to work on your library skills and to bring that knowledge back to the students. You must register this person at the time of your registration (Instructor Guest).

The 2017 training will take place Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 8:30am to 2:45pm. Space is limited to 45 persons, including guests.

Agenda

8:30 Registration & Breakfast (Rowe 320)

9:00 Welcome to the UConn Library (meant for new UConn ECE LMS)

10:00 Break

10:15 Introducing the UConn Library to your students

12:00 Lunch (Homer Babbidge Library Staff Lounge)

12:45 Topic Specific Research (choose from History, Sciences, English or Social Sciences)

1:30 Break

1:40 Topic Specific Research (choose from History, Sciences, English or Social Sciences)

2:25 Questions & Answers

The first hour of the training will cover the basics of the how to access UConn library materials. If you have attended trainings in the past, you will have already seen this presentation. In that case, you may arrive at 10:00am for the advanced session.

FAQs

Do I need my NetID credentials?

Yes, we will be using the library resources during the training so you will need to know your NetID and password. You can find your NetID and reset a forgotten password at https://netid.uconn.edu.

Do I relly need to bring a laptop?

Yes, all participants are asked to bring a laptop to follow along in the training. If you cannot bring a laptop, contact the office.

Can I call or email you with my RSVP?

If you do not wish to register through this page, please call Magdalena Narozniak at 860.486.6055 or email at ece@uconn.edu to RSVP.

What are my parking options getting to the training?

Please be sure not to park in any lot requiring a permit for you may be ticketed. You may park at either parking garage located at:

South Parking Garage 505 Stadium Road Storrs, CT 06269

North Parking Garage 103 N. Eagleville Road Storrs CT, 06269

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact Magdalena Narozniak at ece@uconn.edu or 860.486.6055 with any questions.

Contact:

Magdalena Narozniak

Early College Experience (primary), Office of Early College Programs, UConn Master Calendar

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