Library Events

April 23, 2017 to May 22, 2017 Advance to Next four weeks
Date and Time Event Registration Link
03/27 - 06/09
Ongoing Event
Exhibit: Tensions in Renaissance Cities
Exhibition -- Tensions in Renaissance Cities Venice, Florence, Rome, Mexico City, Geneva, London: the rapidly transforming cities of the...
April 24, 2017
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chalk-to-Canvas Transition Walk-in Hours
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that is going to replace Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can...
April 24, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Chalk to Canvas Migration and Canvas Course Set Up
Bring your laptop for this 2-hour session. We will walk you through how to migrate your course content from Chalk to Canvas. You will learn...
April 24, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dissertation Procedures for Students
Are you a Ph.D. student planning to graduate in Spring 2017? June 2017 doctoral candidates will use a web-based interface for online...
April 25, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Introduction to Canvas
Bring your laptop for this 90-minute session. You will learn how to navigate the site, find support documentation, upload and organize...
April 26, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Quizzes and Surveys
Bring your laptop for this 1-hour session. We will walk you through how to build online exams and surveys and use them effectively for...
April 26, 2017
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Lexis: Prepare to Practice
Learn top Lexis tips for your summer position so you can arrive prepared!
April 27, 2017
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Experience Canvas Day!
Starting in Summer 2017, Canvas will begin replacing Chalk as UChicago's learning management system. Drop into our Experience Canvas Day to...
April 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Citizen Science Workshop
This hands-on workshop provides students at The University of Chicago the opportunity to learn more about the growing role of citizen...
April 27, 2017
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Westlaw: Practice Ready/Cost Effective Training
Join Westlaw representative Tami Carson to learn cost effective legal research skils to get you practice ready for your summer and new...
April 28, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Speedgrader and Rubrics
Bring your laptop for this 1-hour session. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to save time and clutter by using SpeedGrader and...
May 1, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 2, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 2, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Groups in Canvas
Groups in Canvas is a good way to organize students into task or project-based groups. Canvas provides each group with their own working...
May 2, 2017
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Chalk-to-Canvas Transition Walk-in Hours
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that is going to replace Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can...
May 3, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 3, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to Canvas
Bring your laptop for this 90-minute session. You will learn how to navigate the site, find support documentation, upload and organize...
May 4, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 4, 2017
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Bloomberg Law: Prepare to Practice Training
What will be covered? - How are big firms using Bloomberg Law? - Flat fee researching, Docket keyword searching, tracking, and alerts -...
May 4, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Chalk to Canvas Migration and Canvas Course Set Up
Bring your laptop for this 2-hour session. We will walk you through how to migrate your course content from Chalk to Canvas. You will learn...
May 5, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 5, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Collaboration Tools in Canvas, Part I: Google Apps, Blogs, & Wiki ...
Coming up with creative assignments that excite students and help them achieve learning goals can be a challenge. In this workshop we will...
May 8, 2017
1:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Discussions
Bring your laptop for this 1-hour session. In this workshop you will learn how to engage students through online discussions in Canvas....
May 8, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Library Book Sale
The Library is holding a sale of more than 10,000 duplicate and discarded volumes in Regenstein Library, Room A10, accessible via the...
May 10, 2017
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chalk-to-Canvas Transition Walk-in Hours
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that is going to replace Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can...
May 10, 2017
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Assignments and Gradebook
Bring your laptop and course syllabus to this 1-hour session to learn how to effectively use the advanced features and functions of...
May 11, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Introduction to Canvas
Bring your laptop for this 90-minute session. You will learn how to navigate the site, find support documentation, upload and organize...
May 12, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Chalk to Canvas Migration and Canvas Course Set Up
Bring your laptop for this 2-hour session. We will walk you through how to migrate your course content from Chalk to Canvas. You will learn...
May 15, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Chalk to Canvas Migration and Canvas Course Set Up
Bring your laptop for this 2-hour session. We will walk you through how to migrate your course content from Chalk to Canvas. You will learn...
May 16, 2017
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Quizzes and Surveys
Bring your laptop for this 1-hour session. We will walk you through how to build online exams and surveys and use them effectively for...
May 18, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Speedgrader and Rubrics
Bring your laptop for this 1-hour session. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to save time and clutter by using SpeedGrader and...
May 18, 2017
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Chalk-to-Canvas Transition Walk-in Hours
Do you want to learn about Canvas, the new learning management system that is going to replace Chalk? Do you want to see how Canvas can...
May 19, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to Canvas
Bring your laptop for this 90-minute session. You will learn how to navigate the site, find support documentation, upload and organize...
May 22, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Introduction to Canvas
Bring your laptop for this 90-minute session. You will learn how to navigate the site, find support documentation, upload and organize...