Events

Oct. 22, 2019 - March 2, 2020
All-day event
Perry-Castañeda Library

University undergraduates are engaged in research in libraries and archives, in labs, and in the field. The Images of Research Competition provides any undergraduate doing research at the university the opportunity to share that research with a broad audience across campus and outside of academia.  Event Details

Dec. 6, 2019 - March 1, 2020
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All-day event
Benson Latin American Collection

Selections from the Caridad Blanco Collection of Cuban Comic Books will be on view in the main reading room of the Benson Collection in an engaging and informative exhibition curated by Digital Repository Specialist Gilbert Borrego. Event Details

Friday Jan. 31
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

This workshop will provide a walk through of all major ArcGIS Pro functionality and cover important things to know for transitioning successfully from ArcMap. Event Details

Feb. 1 - 29
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All-day event
Perry-Castañeda Library

For Black History Month 2020, this display uses N.K. Jemisin’s How Long ‘til Black Future Month as a jumping off point to explore black futures in the library collection. Visit the display on the 3rd floor of PCL throughout the month of February to check out these items. Event Details

Feb. 3, 2020 - July 2, 2020
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All-day event
Benson Latin American Collection

CMAS at 50: A Legacy of Scholarship, Teaching, and Service opens at the Benson Latin American Collection with a reception and staged reading from the archive of the Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS). Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 4
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5 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In this workshop, participants will complete The True Colors™ assessment to gain insight into their own leadership style as well as how to effectively work alongside others. This workshop is presented by the Leadership and Ethics Institute. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 4
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5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In conjunction with Black History Month and the Exploring Black Futures book display on PCL’s 3rd floor, UT Libraries is hosting a film screening and faculty talk on the documentary Sisters in the Struggle. This documentary focuses on historical issues of discrimination against the black community with an emphasis on political activism and social justice. Event Details

Friday Feb. 7
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Learn how to efficiently browse for geospatial data, search for specific datasets to download, and process downloaded datasets to enhance their usability so that you can work with them more effectively in GIS software. A wide variety of data sources will be covered to showcase the diversity of open data available online. Event Details

Thursday Feb. 13
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4 to 6:30 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

CMAS at 50: A Legacy of Scholarship, Teaching, and Service opens at the Benson Latin American Collection with a reception and staged reading from the archive of the Center for Mexican American Studies (CMAS). Event Details

Friday Feb. 14
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Historical maps and aerial photos can be valuable resources for geospatial analysis but often require georeferencing with GIS software before they can be effectively utilized. This workshop will demonstrate how to make the most of these historical raster based datasets. Event Details