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CITD01: City Issues and Strategies

This guide will help you with CITD01 Map and Data Assignment and your Final Report.

Learning Outcomes

Developing Your Topic

  1. You will brainstorm and present a working direction on your planned area by determining the opportunities and constraints of the area, and review information gathered from the course of your planned area so to guide your research, reading, and writing of your topic.

Search Strategies

  1. You will identify a list of keywords specific to your topic in order to retrieve relevant books and articles in a library database for your research assignment.
  2. You will learn to design and refine search needs and search strategies as necessary and based on search results. 

Icebreaker

Each group shares what their opportunities study report is on:

  1. Neighbourhood: tell us a bit about it in comparison to other city neighbourhoods
  2. Topic Area: what about your topic area is interesting?

Key e-Resources

Other Key Resources

Lib4Life: Library skills workshops for school and life

 

lib4life logoThe UTSC Library’s Lib4Life workshop series is currently on hiatus.
 

Instead consider completing our Library Research Skills Modules. Please refer to the University of Toronto Libraries’ tri-campus workshops calendar to find more research skills workshops.

Undergraduate Research & Creative Events & Prizes

The University of Toronto Scarborough is committed to fostering the undergraduate experience. As part of this commitment, the UTSC Office of the Vice-Principal Research and Innovation and the UTSC Library launched two successful initiatives in 2016 which continue to evolve and grow every year. Of particular note, we’re pleased to introduce a new creative project stream for our annual Forum.

Each initiative provides an opportunity for students who have excelled in research, scholarship and creative activities to showcase their work and win cash prizes.

More Information

UTSC Undergraduate Research & Creative Forum - Application deadline: February 17, 2022 11:59 PM EST

UTSC Undergraduate Research & Creative Prize - Application deadline: April 11, 2022 11:59 PM EST

Patricia and Peter Shannon Wilson Undergraduate Research Prize - Application deadline: April 17, 2022 11:59 PM EST

Have questions?

Check out the links above for details, contact your liaison librarian, or join us at 1 of 2 drop-in info sessions: January 18, 2022 2-3 PM EST OR January 26, 2022 10-11 AM EST.