Past Events

Wednesday Aug. 29
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11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

All students interested in working at the Libraries are invited to attend our job fair! Event Details

Sunday Sept. 2
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1 to 6 p.m.
The North Door | 501 Brushy St. Austin | TX 78702

At the heart of the event is an exhibition featuring over three dozen tables featuring Central Texas zine creators, collectives, distributors, retailers, libraries, and small presses sharing their amazing work in one big room and showcasing the diversity of expression made possible by independent- and self-publishing. Event Details

Friday Sept. 7
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

By invitation only. Event Details

Saturday Sept. 8
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3 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Join us for a tailgate before the Texas vs. Tulsa football game! Event Details

Tuesday Sept. 11
3 to 5 p.m.
Architecture and Planning Library

Join us for a chance to meet University of Texas Libraries colleagues specializing in library and archival collections and digital scholarship. Light refreshments will be served. Event Details

Friday Sept. 14
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2 to 4 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

Inaugural archive and exhibition opening from the Black Diaspora Archive at the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection. Event Details

Friday Sept. 14
3 to 5 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In this 1.5-hour workshop, you will get a general introduction to core data management concepts, practical tips for things like backups and file formats, and a wealth of information about tools and resources available to UT faculty, staff, and students. Event Details

Friday Sept. 21
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

FORO URGENTE: Cries from the Ashes: Brazil’s Museu Nacional and the Loss of Cultural Heritage panel. Event Details

Friday Sept. 21
3 to 5 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

The importance of metadata is often misunderstood or underestimated. Metadata helps people find resources and determine their value. Learning basic concepts and understanding the purpose of standards can help you streamline your research and data management methods. If you've ever had difficulty finding relevant and reliable resources, or sifting through your own research data, you'll appreciate this session. Event Details

Tuesday Sept. 25
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12:45 to 1:45 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Dr. Veronica Yan (Educational Psychology) discusses how to apply her research on the mindset and toolset for effective learning to your coursework. Event Details