Monday, March 14, 2022
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to World Development Indicators, an outstanding resource for finding data about human development and standards of living throughout the world and its countries. Drawing from national statistical agencies, central banks, and other sources, this World Bank database provides information about poverty, wealth, health, education, economies, natural resources, and the environment – from big picture items like gross domestic product and access to drinking water, to details like the price of gasoline and the number of ATMs per 100,000 people. Learn about retrieving this data about the U.S., other nations, and world regions in this 30-minute workshop.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may of interest to business students and faculty alike.