Workshops

Workshops @UT Libraries are free, drop-in workshops on topics related to research, writing, oral communication and more. All workshops are free, open to everyone and located across UT Libraries locations. Non-UT affiliated persons cannot get on our network for online access.

Upcoming Workshops

Monday April 8
Noon to 1 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Join us for a discussion about authorship roles in scholarly publications. Event Details

Monday April 8
12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Want to make a digital difference? Use your writing and editing skills to fill in gaps in the wiki-sphere. Join us for a Wikipedia editing event to create and improve on existing pages related to LBGTQIA+ issues. Event Details

Tuesday April 9
7:30 a.m. to Noon
Perry-Castañeda Library

The Fundamentals workshop is offered in two modules (Pre-Award and Post-Award) and is designed to give participants a firm foundation in the federal regulations and UT policies and procedures that govern the life-cycle of a sponsored project. Event Details

Tuesday April 9
12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Help us transcribe and translate some of the Benson’s colonial and Mexican Revolution holdings for high school and undergraduate teaching. Event Details

Wednesday April 10
12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Learn how to work smarter by leveraging technology to transcribe, organize, classify, and tag information from your primary sources. Event Details

Past Workshops

Wednesday March 13
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Learn the basics of APIs: what they are, how you can use them, and why they're useful. We'll review some popular APIs and various tools and approaches to working with them, then dive into a hands-on session to apply our new knowledge. Event Details

Friday March 8
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

This workshop will cover the essentials of cartographic design and teach you how to design a custom map using QGIS software and openly available data that you can download online. Event Details

Wednesday March 6
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI), which is both a community of practice and a standardized markup language (similar to HTML) for making digital texts machine-readable, particularly in humanities disciplines. Event Details

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