DBA Program Guide
Fueling Your Success
As a doctoral student, you may be juggling work and family while learning to become a professional scholar, preparing for career advancement, or changing your profession. Librarians are here to support you along the way.
3 things every student should know
Connect to e-resources
Set up your devices to seamlessly connect to thousands of e-resources like ebooks, electronic journals, and databases from anywhere.
Distance and online students
Special services and step-by-step instructions to access on-campus resources remotely.
3 skills every student should have
Zotero Citation Manager
Keep all your sources and notes in one place and easily create citations and bibliographies.
Effective searching will save time and produce better results.
Learn to efficiently read research and scholarly writing.
3 skills for your dissertation
Mastering reading, writing, and source analysis are important keys to success.
Learn to manage literature and data, and share your work.
Positionality & Research
Learn how your personal identity and experiences influence your research.
- The Source Sandwich Learn a simple model for using evidence in papers, discussion posts, speeches, and presentations.
- Learn to Paraphrase See correct and incorrect versions in APA style.
- Test Your Understanding Take a quiz about citing and paraphrasing.
- Learn to Proofread See a list of steps and the most common grammar errors
Need help with the library?
Check Library Answers to see if your question has been answered.
Use this form to email your question to a Concordia librarian or request a research consultation.
Need help with writing?
The writing center can help with all things writing and editing.
Need help with technology?
The IT Help desk can help with questions about Microsoft Office or computer issues.
Blackboard Support can help with broken course links or online course materials.