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Playposit 201: Advanced Features

For those of you looking to improve student engagement with your videos, the tool PlayPosit can help students stay engaged and retain key course content. PlayPosit is an online learning platform…

From  Margaret Merrill on February 26th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

DOLCE - December 11, 2020

This month we featured a faculty speaker, graduate student speaker, and a question and answer session about technology-supported remote instruction. Our featured faculty speaker was Dr. Marc…

From  Andy Jones on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

MHI 289I, Fall 2020, Lecture #16

This is a recording of the sixteenth lecture, recorded by Zoom

From  Matt Bishop on November 29th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Horizontal Reading Video (Updated for Fall 2020)

The video shares the strategy of horizontal reading for understanding a scholarly conversation across multiple sources. The video uses Miller and Schulz's "University Literacy" article…

From  Patricia Serviss on November 15th, 2020 0 likes 215 plays 0  

MHI 289I, Fall 2020, Lecture #13

This is a recording of the thirteenth lecture, recorded by Zoom

From  Matt Bishop on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

LEADR-Part-III- WebOfScience

During this presentation, you will learn tips for searching the database Web of Science.

From  Melinda Livas on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

LEADR-Part-II-Compendex

This short screencast will demonstrate how to effectively search Compendex, an engineering database.

From  Melinda Livas on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

BEAM: A Tool for Academic Writing

This video introduces BEAM as a way to think about purposeful source use in academic writing. BEAM is an acronym for Background, Exhibit, Argument, and Method sources.

From  Patricia Serviss on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 416 plays 0  

How to Prepare for a Research Project and Tips for Developing a Research Proposal:

In spite of the pandemic and the challenge of distance learning, there are still ways to build skills and prepare to get involved with research in the upcoming academic year by searching the…

From  Melinda Livas on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Genres of Source Reference (Summary, Paraphrase, Patchwrite, Quotation)

This video describes different genres (or types) of source reference that are common in academic literacy tasks assigned to undergraduate students. Video slides are available here. A handout of the…

From  Patricia Serviss on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 183 plays 0  

2020-05-12 TurnItIn

An overview of instructor and student use of TurnItIn, the plagiarism checking tool available in Canvas.

From  Fernando Socorro on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 74 plays 0