Library Workshops

Workshops are free and open to all. Most workshops will have a guide, so if you can't make it, you can still review some of the materials on your own. 

Questions? Contact us on chat, visit, email, or call 510-649-2501

Upcoming Workshops

Missed the Zotero Workshops? A recorded version of this workshop is on this page, near the bottom.

Writing and Researching from Home

Are you finishing coursework and planning on leaving the area to write your comps, dissertation or thesis? Learn how to use library resources and our reciprocal programs, from anywhere.

Thurs 4/18   2pm    @GTU Library in the Collaborative Learning Space 

Course Design Workshop Series

This series is designed for those who are or will be teaching with Moodle. Visit the workshop page for full descriptions, held in the Library’s Collaborative Learning Space.

Teaching with Social Media & Information Literacy

Mon 4/22   2:30-4 pm

Flipping the Classroom

Mon 4/29   2:30-4 pm

To register for these workshops, contact: Kyle Schiefelbein-Guerrero


Past Workshops

We've finished teaching these, but we have linked the guides or videos so you can catch up on the content. If you have a prefered weekday & time for a specific workshop and want one taught again, let us know and we will try to schedule it. Professors- we are happy to teach these in your class!


Learn to use this free citation management software to organize your research. It integrates with Microsoft Office to create an alphabetized bibliography in your choice of style, including Turabian. Note: This workshop was recorded, so you can watch it anytime. 

Zotero 5 workshop

Top Time-Saving Tips for Library Research

This quick workshop will teach you how to be a more efficent researcher. 

Re-introduction to the library

Did you miss library orientation? Maybe it's been a while since you've dived into research. Come for a re-orientation to the library resources.

Biblical Exegesis

Writing an exegesis paper can be a daunting task but a rewarding process. Learn to use both print and online resources for biblical exegesis available through the GTU library and on the Internet.