LSU Discover hosts the Advanced Research Skills Workshop Series. Attend four workshops and earn the Advanced Research Skills Certification.
Campus Research Resources
- LSU Libraries tutorials: The LSU Libraries offers many tutorials. This new tutorial helps you through developing a topic, using information ethically and more!
- LSU Research Database: A database of LSU researchers. You can search by research area, faculty name, department and college.
- Office of Strategic Initiatives: OSI is home to many undergraduate research programs, awards, and opportunities such as McNair Scholars and LA-STEM.
- Lynda Campus: video-based online courses for software, design, and business skills training.
- Mathematica Online: Mathematica is a computational software program used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical and computing fields, based on symbolic mathematics.
- Microsoft IT Academy: The Microsoft IT Academy Program is a world-class online training resource which includes over 300 e-learning courses, many of which can also lead towards Information Technology industry certifications.
- Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL): Free online writing resources, including style guides
- Education Resources: Curriculum materials collection provides exposure to selective materials representing a variety of teaching concepts and methods.
- Digital Resource Collections: Online resources on various topics; digital collections and projects to enhance scholarship and research
- Research Guides: Research guides on various subjects, courses, and topics
- LSU Online Learning Strategies Workshops: Our online workshops teach students simple strategies to improve studying and learning. Workshops have interactive quizzes and track your progress.
- Student Lingo Workshops: LSU partners with Student Lingo for other online workshops that may be beneficial to your academic goals.
- Council on Undergraduate Research: CUR hosts a Registry of Undergraduate Research to facilitate matchmaking between undergraduates with research experience and a desire to pursue an advanced degree, and graduate schools seeking high quality students who are well prepared for research.
Research Resources by College
How To’s and Tips
LSU Research Events
|On-going||LSU Science Café||Office of Research and Economic Development|
|Fall 2016||Annual LSU Undergraduate Research Conference||Office of Strategic Initiatives|
|Spring 2017||TEDxLSU||LSU Communication across the Curriculum|
|Spring 2017||History Graduate Student Associaton Conference||Department of History|
|Spring 2017||CEE Graduate Student Research Conference||Civil and Environmental Engineering|
|Spring 2017||CAMD 2015 Symposium and CAMD Users’ Meeting||Center for Advanced Microstructures & Devices (CAMD)|
|TBD||SCE Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium||College of the Coast and Environment|
|TBD||Annual Graduate Student Symposium||College of the Coast and Environment|
|Spring 2017||Annual Louisiana Groundwater, Water Resources, and Environmental Symposia||Louisiana Water Resources Research Institute|
|TBD||Annual Student Seminar Program||College of the Coast and Environment|
|Spring 2017||Red Stick International Festival||LSU Center for Computation & Technology|
|June 2016||Annual LONI HPC Parallel Programming Workshop||LSU High Performance Computing|
|July 2016||Innovations in Teaching Conference||College of Human Sciences and Education|
|July 2016||Gamecrash – Adventures in Game Design Camp||LSU Center for Computation & Technology|