Library Events

January 17, 2019 to February 16, 2019 Advance to Next four weeks
Date and Time Event Registration Link
01/02 - 04/12
Ongoing Event
The Fetus in Utero: From Mystery to Social Media
Once restricted to the privacy of the doctor’s office, ultrasound images of the fetus are now immediately recognizable in the public arena...
January 17, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 17, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 18, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 18, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 18, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Introduction to Zotero
Zotero is a free citation manager that allows you to save citation information while searching and browsing the Web. With a single click,...
January 22, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Creating Digital Collections with Omeka
This workshop will introduce participants to Omeka.net, a web-based tool that can be used to organize, describe, tellstories with, and...
January 22, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Canvas for Humanities
Would you like to know how to get the most out of Canvas in your humanities course? Come to our 1-hour Canvas for Humanities workshop for a...
January 22, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dissertation Procedures for Students
Are you a Ph.D. student planning to graduate in Winter 2019? Come to this information session about the procedures for submitting your...
January 23, 2019
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Canvas for STEM
Would you like to know how to get the most out of Canvas in your STEM course? Come to our 1-hour Canvas for STEM workshop for a...
January 23, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Data Management 101
Data management plans are researchers' written strategies outlining how they will collect and take care of their data during the life of a...
January 23, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Dissertation Procedures for Students
Are you a Ph.D. student planning to graduate in Winter 2019? Come to this information session about the procedures for submitting your...
January 23, 2019
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Curators' Tour of "The Fetus in Utero"
Join the curators for a 30-minute tour of the exhibition "The Fetus in Utero: From Mystery to Social Media." Once restricted to...
January 23, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Working with Spatial Data
Come learn the core concepts of working with spatial data, including: Spatial thinking for research Geographic Information Systems (GIS)...
January 23, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Working with Spatial Data
Come learn the core concepts of working with spatial data, including: Spatial thinking for research Geographic Information Systems (GIS)...
January 24, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 24, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Exhibit Kick-Off Reception for “Fetus in Utero: From Mystery to Social Media”
Join us for a wine-and-cheese reception with interactive activities and images from the new "Fetus in Utero: From Mystery to Social...
January 28, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 28, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Introduction to Zotero
Zotero is a free citation manager that allows you to save citation information while searching and browsing the Web. With a single click,...
January 28, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 28, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Scholarly Communications Drop-in Hours
Faculty, students, and staff are invited to drop by the Tech Bar collaborative space to consult with Nora Mattern, Scholarly Communications...
January 29, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Designing an Effective Course Site
Would you like to know how to design your Canvas course site quickly and efficiently? Then bring your laptop to this 1-hour session. You...
January 30, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
.Version Control with Git
This class teaches about what Git is and how to use it, including an overview of GitHub and GitLab. What are the advantages of using it,...
January 30, 2019
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Providing Effective Assessment and Feedback in Canvas
Bring your laptop and course syllabus to this 1-hour session to learn how to effectively assess student work and provide feedback in...
January 31, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 31, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Introduction to Zotero
Zotero is a free citation manager that allows you to save citation information while searching and browsing the Web. With a single click,...
January 31, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
January 31, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Navigating ArcGIS Online
Need to make a web map? Find some spatial data? Come learn how to use ArcGIS Online in this hand-on workshop. No experience is needed –...
February 4, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 4, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 4, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Scholarly Communications Drop-in Hours
Faculty, students, and staff are invited to drop by the Tech Bar collaborative space to consult with Nora Mattern, Scholarly Communications...
February 5, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Undergraduate Research Information Session
Join the College Center for Research and Fellowships (CCRF) to learn more about Undergraduate Research at UChicago. We will share why...
February 6, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Introduction to ICPSR
This workshop will teach you how to get started with ICPSR (the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research). ICPSR is...
February 6, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Navigating Social Explorer
Social Explorer is a platform for creating interactive maps that explore data from the U.S. Census and the American Community Survey. This...
February 6, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CCRF Undergraduate Research Advising at the Reg
You are invited by the College Center for Research and Fellowships (CCRF) to discuss getting involved in undergraduate research and finding...
February 7, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CCRF Undergraduate Research Advising at the Reg
You are invited by the College Center for Research and Fellowships (CCRF) to discuss getting involved in undergraduate research and finding...
February 7, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 7, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 8, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Introduction to Zotero
Zotero is a free citation manager that allows you to save citation information while searching and browsing the Web. With a single click,...
February 11, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 11, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to Census Data
The Census Bureau collects and disseminates demographic and socioeconomic data for the United States. Join us to learn about core data...
February 11, 2019
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Introduction to Digital Pedagogy
Digital Pedagogy is the critical pedagogical approach to digital technologies for teaching and learning. It is about paying attention to...
February 11, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 11, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Scholarly Communications Drop-in Hours
Faculty, students, and staff are invited to drop by the Tech Bar collaborative space to consult with Nora Mattern, Scholarly Communications...
February 12, 2019
2:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Using the UChicago Map Collection
The University of Chicago Library is home to one of the largest map collections in North America, with over 475,000 sheets, in addition to...
February 12, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Citizen Science and Snacks
Citizen science is a movement that encourages the general public to participate in data collection for scientific research. Join us for a...
February 13, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Data Privacy Tips and Tricks
Data breaches and online tracking scandals are now common occurrences. Are you interested in protecting your personal data? Join us for an...
February 13, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
A Date With Data
Do you love data? Join us for cake, button making, demonstrations of open data resources and projects, and a chance to learn about data...
February 14, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...
February 14, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Open Geospatial Data
Explore open data sources for your mapping, visualization, and research projects in this session. We’ll review free data sources ranging...
February 14, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Canvas Walk-In Consultation (No Appointment Necessary)
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that has replaced Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can enhance...