Events

Aug. 25, 2021 - Dec. 16, 2021
Publicity and Propaganda: The Great Britain Ministry of Information
All-day event
Perry-Castañeda Library

A new display in the Scholars Commons at PCL examines World War II-era indoctrination materials. Event Details

Tuesday Oct. 19
11 a.m. to Noon
Virtual

A literature review is an important part of many writing and research projects. This workshop will provide a structured approach to doing a literature review, help identify where to search, and suggest tools for getting organized. Event Details

Friday Oct. 22
a drawing of two chocolate glazed donuts with icing
Noon to 1:15 p.m.
Virtual

This workshop will provide an introduction to US census data, explore the information collected by the Census Bureau and cover how it has evolved over time. It will address uses and limitations of data access and management. Tools for working with census data like GIS software and SimplyAnalytics will be introduced. Event Details

Friday Oct. 29
mountain covered in fog with black text that reads digital humanities workshop
Noon to 1 p.m.
Virtual

This workshop will provide an overview of how to utilize Pymarc, an open-source Python program, to data mine digital collections. Participants are not required to have a background in programming. Event Details

Wednesday Nov. 10
Noon to 1 p.m.
Virtual

Taking advantage of profile services and understanding publishing metrics can help you increase the discovery of your work and track its impact. This workshop will introduce you to ORCID and Google Scholar profiles systems and give you some tips for making the most of these types of services. Event Details