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Learning @ Lunch, Course Observations: A CLT Service

          Come participate in an engaging discussion about the Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT) course observation service, a free service that provides you with the opportunity to obtain feedback on your teaching in order to inform your … Continue reading

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RefWorks: Research Organization Made Easy

What if you spent less time organizing your research and more time writing it? Join us for an introduction to RefWorks, a citation management tool that will keep track of your sources, generate citations and bibliographies, and facilitate collaborative research. … Continue reading

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Illuminated Lifestyles: Food, Sport and Books in Medieval Life Exhibit @ Bartle Library

Come and experience aristocratic life in the Middle Ages at the Bartle Library. Illuminated Lifestyles: Food, Sport and Books in Medieval Life gives viewers a glimpse into the past through library resources and interactive technology. Selections from the extensive publishing … Continue reading

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We want to hear from you (and, give you pizza)!

The Libraries is hosting its next Student Advisory Meetup from noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25. The meetup is a forum to learn from each other and to cultivate new ideas. We want your insights on our initiatives. Pizza and snacks … Continue reading

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Sustainability: What can I do?

The term “sustainability” evokes electric cars, solar power and clean water. How can I get involved? If you want to go deeper into what sustainability really means as a citizen of Planet Earth, visit the University Downtown Center (UDC) Library-Information … Continue reading

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Animals of Land and Sea Exhibit @ Science Library

Swim or hop into a good book about animals. Animals of the Land and Sea features books and materials from the Science Library collection. From amphibians to zebras, viewers learn about animals that swim, scurry or gallop and the scientists who … Continue reading

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Learning @ Lunch: Strategies to Gauge Student Learning

Come participate in an engaging discussion about strategies to gauge student learning in large classes. Nancy Um, professor of art history, will share her experiences with teaching large lectures at our next Learning @ Lunch program (formerly known as Instruction Roundtable). This program will … Continue reading

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Research…you Googled your topic, now what?

Ever wonder if your heading in the wrong direction? Join us for a two-part workshop series designed to demystify undergrad research and show how you can best use our services to support your scholarly and creative exploration. Workshop #1 – Research and … Continue reading

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Medieval and Early Modern Facsimiles Exhibit in Special Collections

From Aesop to Joachim:  the Medieval and the Early Modern Facsimiles of Special Collections exhibit is on display in the University Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives. The exhibit highlights the Libraries’ collection of facsimiles of some of the most … Continue reading

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Banned Books Exhibit at Bartle Library

October’s Pop-Up exhibit celebrates the freedom to read by featuring banned and challenged books. Since 1982, the American Library Association holds Banned Books week to draw national attention to the harms of censorship. The event celebrates the value of access … Continue reading

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