Old Dominion University Libraries

Workshops & Programs

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For course-specific research instruction, complete the online instruction request form.

Contact Megan Smith at m4smith@odu.edu if you'd like:

  • a group workshop
  • a workshop for students in such programs as the Student Transition Program, English Language Program
  • an orientation for high school teachers who would like to provide their own tours for advanced placement high school groups




10-Minute Tips

On Wednesdays at 10:00am and 2:00pm throughout the semester, come to the 10-Minute Tip Table in the Learning Commons .

10-Minute Tip Topics:

January 30

Learning Commons Tips (Reserving Rooms, checking equipment availability, etc)

February 6

Using WorldCat Local & ODU Only Catalogs

February 13

Ebsco Database Tips

February 20

How to find eBooks in the Library Catalog

February 27

Ebsco Discovery Service

March 6

How to Find Videos

March 20

Google Search Tips

March 27

GoogleScholar Tips

April 3

How to Find Images

April 10

Ebsco Database Tips

April 17

How to Find Dissertations & Theses

April 24

Learning Commons Tips