Workshops, Classes & Events

Events

  • Wednesday, September 3, 2014
    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014
      Charity Knitting and Crocheting
      Memorial Union Terrace
      12:00 pm-1:00 pm
      Join us on the Memorial Union Terrace on Wednesday from 12-1 as we create items to be donated to local shelters or sold for proceeds to local shelters. Some yarn, needles, hooks, and patterns are provided, but please feel free to bring your own. We work on a variety of projects, including scarves, blankets, and wash cloths. We generally sit in the shade on the upper tier of the terrace near the big chair and trees. Rain location is inside Lakefront on Langdon. Look for the red knitted flag.
    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014
      College Library Tour
      2:00 pm-2:45 pm
    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014
      UW–Madison Libraries: What You Really Need to Know
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      New to the UW-Madison community? Transferring from another college or university? This workshop provides an introduction to the many things the UW-Madison Libraries have to offer. You will learn about our new Libraries web site, the library catalog, article databases, conveniences such as book retrieval, interlibrary loan and citation managers, as well as ways to get help. There will be time to ask any questions you may have about the libraries.
    • Wednesday, September 3, 2014
      Steenbock Library Luau
      7:00 pm-9:00 pm
      Let Steenbock Library welcome you to the neighborhood with its third annual Library Luau. Slip on your beach sandals and floral shirts to join in the festivities with free food, games, music, snacks and more! We look forward to seeing you there!
  • Thursday, September 4, 2014
    • Thursday, September 4, 2014
      UW–Madison Libraries: What You Really Need to Know
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      New to the UW-Madison community? Transferring from another college or university? This workshop provides an introduction to the many things the UW-Madison Libraries have to offer. You will learn about our new Libraries web site, the library catalog, article databases, conveniences such as book retrieval, interlibrary loan and citation managers, as well as ways to get help. There will be time to ask any questions you may have about the libraries.
  • Tuesday, September 9, 2014
    • Tuesday, September 9, 2014
      Managing Citations
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      This workshop provides an overview of four citation managers supported by campus libraries (EndNote, EndNote Web, Mendeley, and Zotero) and helps you decide which one is right for you based on your individual research needs. (Graduate Support Series workshop; please register at: http://bit.ly/1nJ25bZ)
  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
      UW–Madison Libraries: What You Really Need to Know
      11:00 am-12:00 pm
      New to the UW-Madison community? Transferring from another college or university? This workshop provides an introduction to the many things the UW-Madison Libraries have to offer. You will learn about our new Libraries web site, the library catalog, article databases, conveniences such as book retrieval, interlibrary loan and citation managers, as well as ways to get help. There will be time to ask any questions you may have about the libraries.
    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
      PubMed Basics
      3268 Ebling Library
      12:00 pm
      PubMed is the world's largest biomedical literature database. In this introductory hands-on class you will learn how to effectively utilize some of PubMed's many features and tools, such as Limits, History, the new PubMed Search Builder, and an introduction to Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).
    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
      Charity Knitting and Crocheting
      Memorial Union Terrace
      12:00 pm-1:00 pm
      Join us on the Memorial Union Terrace on Wednesday from 12-1 as we create items to be donated to local shelters or sold for proceeds to local shelters. Some yarn, needles, hooks, and patterns are provided, but please feel free to bring your own. We work on a variety of projects, including scarves, blankets, and wash cloths. We generally sit in the shade on the upper tier of the terrace near the big chair and trees. Rain location is inside Lakefront on Langdon. Look for the red knitted flag.
    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
      UW-Madison Libraries: What You Really Need to Know
      Memorial Library
      3:15 pm-4:15 pm
      New to the UW-Madison community? Transferring from another college or university? This workshop provides an introduction to the many things the UW-Madison Libraries have to offer. You will learn about our new Libraries web site, the library catalog, article databases, conveniences such as book retrieval, interlibrary loan and citation managers, as well as ways to get help. There will be time to ask any questions you may have about the libraries. http://www.wisc.edu

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