Are you a student who is new to online learning or new to Liberty University Online? Do you struggle with knowing where to start with online research? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, you will want to take advantage of the following webinars. Two dates are being offered in order to provide accessibility and flexibility.
In each of these sessions, you will be introduced to Jerry Falwell Library's online resources while learning best practices for conducting online research. The presenter will walk you through the options for research including how to locate books, media, articles, journals, and databases.
You will also learn:
How to find and use resources for your specific degree program
Commonly used library tools (EBSCO, ProQuest, etc.)
Fundamentals of the Blackboard Learning Management System (LMS)
This is a supplemental webinar to the new student orientation. In the new student orientation, new students are introduced to Blackboard along with other university systems. This webinar seeks to build upon the new student orientation, providing new students the knowledge needed to successfully navigate the Blackboard learning management system on day 1 of classes. In this webinar, new students will be taught:
Terms specific to Blackboard
How to navigate within Blackboard
Discussion Board 101: What is a discussion board forum, how to post to it, and how to get the most out of a discussion board assignment
How to submit an assignment
Where to go to check your grades and find additional feedback from your instructor
How to send an email to my professor from Blackboard