Workshops

Research Commons workshops are developed for a graduate student audience but all are welcome to attend. All of our workshops currently occur online. Upcoming workshops and events are also listed in the Calendar.

Citation Management

We offer beginner and intermediate workshops to help you select and make the most of the citation management tools of your choice. Click on the links below to know more about the workshops and explore the calendar to find upcoming offerings. 


Core Skills

Our Core Skills series is targeted at beginners interested in developing foundational digital and computer literacy skills. Learn to communicate with your computer through the command line, scrape information from the web, plan and execute your digital projects, and publish sustainable websites. Each workshop is a stand-alone.


Data Analysis and Management Software Tools

We offer workshops to help you make the most of the data management tools of your choice. Click on the links below to know more about the workshops and explore the calendar to find upcoming offerings. 


Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

We offer workshops to help you make the most of the geographic information system tools of your choice. Click on the links below to know more about the workshops and explore the calendar to find upcoming offerings. 


Literature Reviews

We offer workshops to help you conduct literature reviews in any discipline. Click on the links below to know more about the workshops and explore the calendar to find upcoming offerings. 


Systematic and Scoping Reviews

UBC Library provides guidance on parts of the systematic and scoping review process.


Dissertation/Thesis Formatting, Copyright, and Writing

Need help with formatting your thesis? The Research Commons provides a thesis template and how-to guides, plus in-person help during our workshops or one-on-one consultations. Click on the links below to know more about the workshops and explore the calendar to find upcoming offerings.