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Research Skills For Engineering Students

his goal of this tutorial is to improve your engineering information research skills.

Science Literacy Week

Get hands-on with UBC science and technology at Science Literacy Week (September 17-23, 2018)!

Science Expo
Come explore robots, experiments, Arduino kits, the Great Reads collection, crafts, the Seed Lending Library, and more. Includes light refreshments.
National Learn to Code Day
Join the Intro to Browser Extensions with JavaScript workshop from Canada Learning Code and UBC Library.

When: Tues Sept 18, 10am-12pm
Where: Woodward Library

When: Sat Sept 22, 10:15am-4:15pm
Where: Lillooet Rm, IKBLC 1961 East Mall

View course in edx Edge

This course is also available in the edx Edge platform with some additional features such as clickable and scrolling text accompanying the videos and optional sections to test your knowledge.

To register and access this course using your CWL through edX Edge, you will  need to complete the following steps: 

  • Select this link:
  • Click the button to enroll. You will be redirected to a login page, if you're not already logged in.
  • Click "Use my institution campus credentials". This will direct you to the CWL login. 
  • Complete the Edge account creation process. Your email will be used to activate your account.

Once you have completed these steps, you will be able to login with your CWL on subsequent visits to the course.


Learning objectives

Why is research important to your education & career?


Do you have any comments or questions?  Was anything especially helpful or perhaps unclear?  Did you find any technical problems?  

Please contact Sarah Parker if you have any feedback in regards to this tutorial!