Workshops

Workshops at the University of Texas Libraries are free, drop-in workshops on topics related to research, digital tools and more. All workshops are free, open to everyone and located across Libraries locations. Workshops with invited speakers or co-organized with outside institutions may be subject to registration fees. Non-UT affiliated persons can connect to our WiFi network through the UTGuest network or EduRoam.

Upcoming Workshops

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

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

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
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

More information coming soon. 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

Past Workshops

Dec. 12 - 13, 2019
All-day event
Julius Glickman Conference Center

The ongoing sustainability of digital humanities projects is of critical concern to archivists, librarians, and digital humanities practitioners alike. The Libraries is pleased to host an NEH ODH Institute for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities designed to help such professionals create sustainability plans and address preservation concerns at any point in the life of a digital humanities project. Event Details

Friday Dec. 6, 2019
9 to 11 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Explore, experiment, and create with fellow university faculty, students, and staff as we engage with principles of open pedagogy and the creation and use of open educational resources (OER) in a flexible co-working environment. Event Details

Wednesday Dec. 4, 2019
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5 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

This workshop uncovers the purpose of dialogue through definitions and comparison to debate. To better understand the pros and cons of dialogue, participants will be given the opportunity to learn through practical case studies. Event Details

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