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Fall Harvest Resource Fair

Thu, 2016-09-08 21:38
Location: Landis Green Start Time: 9/21/2016 1:00 PM End Time: 9/21/2016 3:00 PM Event Description: Join University Libraries and other on campus partners to play games, win prizes, and learn about on campus resources. Category: General Department: Learning Commons-Outreach Contact Person: Nikki Morse

Marathon Reading

Wed, 2016-09-07 17:26
Location: Strozier Library Start Time: 9/28/2016 9:00 AM End Time: 9/29/2016 10:00 AM Event Description: The FSU Marathon Reading celebrates its 6th anniversary with folk tales, fairy tales, legends and myths! Join us during Banned Books Week as students, faculty, and staff read aloud from their favorite folk tales and legends. Sign up at signup.com/go/H4NnMD to choose a time slot. Category: General Department: University Libraries Event Image: Marathon Reading Web Page Contact Person: Peggy Wright-Cleveland

Pop Lit Book Sale

Wed, 2016-09-07 14:32
Location: Landis Green Start Time: 10/19/2016 10:00 AM End Time: 10/19/2016 3:30 PM Event Description: Help support the Libraries' popular literature collection! Our book sale proceeds go to buying the latest novels and fun non-fiction you love to take on trips and relax with after finishing your homework. Category: General Department: University Libraries Contact Person: Abby Scheel

Graduate Student Fall Social

Wed, 2016-08-17 16:22
Location: Strozier Library Start Time: 9/16/2016 4:00 PM End Time: 9/16/2016 6:00 PM Event Description: Please join FSU Libraries and the Graduate School for a Fall Social. Meet and mingle with fellow graduate students and post-docs acoss disciplines in Strozier Library's graduate student commons. Category: Social Department: Scholars Commons Contact Person: Abby Scheel

Strozier Statue Dedication

Wed, 2016-08-17 10:43
Location: Strozier Library Start Time: 8/25/2016 10:30 AM End Time: 8/25/2016 11:00 AM Event Description: Florida State University and FSU Libraries will honor former university President Robert Manning Strozier (1906–1960) by dedicating a statue on the steps of Strozier Library, the main campus library that bears his name. The event will include a welcome by Julia Zimmerman, dean of FSU Libraries, and remarks by President John Thrasher. Several members of the Strozier Family will give remarks including his daughter Anne and sons, Chuck and Bob Strozier. FSU students, faculty and staff, as well as members of the community are also invited to attend. Category: General Contact Person: Devin Galetta

Publishing in the Digital Humanities

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:57
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 11/15/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 11/15/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: What does "publishing" mean in the context of digital humanities work? What are the different tools and strategies you can use? Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Micah Vandegrift & Devin Soper

Mapping

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:55
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 11/8/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 11/8/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: TBA Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: TBA

Network Visualization

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:54
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 11/1/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 11/1/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: TBA Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Matthew Miguez

Digital Tools in the Classroom

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:46
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/25/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 10/25/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: In this session, we will discuss the challenges and benefits of using digital research tools in the classroom. We will specifically discuss "digital pedagogy," a term that comes up often in discussions of the digital humanities. The goal of this workshop will be to generate one assignment for the undergraduate or graduate classroom that uses digital methods. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Sarah Stanley

Introduction to Text Encoding

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:43
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/18/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 10/18/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: In this session, you will learn abou text encoding, a method for annotating texts. We will specifically discuss the Text Encoding Initiative guidelines for markup. In this session, you will learn how to mark up your texts for structure, content, and context. We will also discuss text encoding as a method for publishing digital editions and conducting research. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Sarah Stanley

Copyright and Digital Projects

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:41
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/13/2016 4:00 PM End Time: 10/13/2016 5:00 PM Event Description: Digital projects can pose a variety of copyright questions and concerns. What are your rights as a creator of new digital content? What are your responsibilities when using works created by others? And where can you find content that has built-in permission for broad reuse? This workshop will provide answers to these questions and give attendees an opportunity to ask specific questions about the copyright implications of their digital projects. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Devin Soper

Copyright and Digital Projects

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:38
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/11/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 10/11/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: Digital projects can pose a variety of copyright questions and concerns. What are your rights as a creator of new digital content? What are your responsibilities when using works created by others? And where can you find content that has built-in permission for broad reuse? This workshop will provide answers to these questions and give attendees an opportunity to ask specific questions about the copyright implications of their digital projects. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Devin Soper

Text Analysis & Visualization

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:35
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/4/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 10/4/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: Computer-aided analysis offers a new way of looking at texts, whether they be classic works of literature or modern interview transcripts, a lifetime of letters or the full run of a newspaper. This session will introduce the basics of text analysis with Voyant, an easy-to-use analysis tool. Participants will gain hands-on experience loading different formats of text into Voyant and parsing the resulting anaylsis. No prior technical experience needed. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Abby Scheel

Managing Digital Projects

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:32
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 9/29/2016 4:00 PM End Time: 9/29/2016 5:00 PM Event Description: Coming up with an idea for a digital project is the first step; figuring out how to guide that project from an idea to a finished product is another. Digital Project Management can be the tedious reality of a project but is necessary for success. In this session, we'll discuss how to define, plan, and implement a project. It will explore some free tools for designing, tracking, and communicating about your project through its different stages. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Krystal Thomas

Managing Digital Projects

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:31
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 9/27/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 9/27/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: Coming up with an idea for a digital project is the first step; figuring out how to guide that project from an idea to a finished product is another. Digital Project Management can be the tedious reality of a project but is necessary for success. In this session, we'll discuss how to define, plan, and implement a project. It will explore some free tools for designing, tracking, and communicating about your project through its different stages. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Krystal Thomas

Markdown and GitHub

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:26
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 9/20/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 9/20/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: GitHub is an online platform for versioning and sharing your code and data, but it can be used as a writing platform as well. Markdown is a very lightweight text formatting language that is easy to learn and widely used on GitHub projects for everything from documentation to poetry. This session will focus on the fundamentals of using GitHub by example, using Markdown to create a collection of recipes that evolve over time. No prior technical experience required. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Bryan Brown

Getting Started in Digital Humanities

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:22
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 9/13/2016 11:00 AM End Time: 9/13/2016 12:00 PM Event Description: What does it take to be a "digital humanist"? Where can I find current and relevant information about the field? What is happening at FSU that falls into the Big Tent of DH? This session will address these questions and many more, aiming to provide a low-barrier of entry for the DH-curious. All majors (including non-humanities!) are welcome and invited. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Micah Vandegrift

Copyright and Ethics in Scholarly Publishing

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:10
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 11/9/2016 3:00 PM End Time: 11/9/2016 4:00 PM Event Description: You've finally finished your research and now you're looking to publish. What do you need to know about copyright to make sure your work has the protections you need? Have questions about plagiarism and academic integrity? What about "self-plagiarism" and "gift authorship"? This workshop will cover what you need to know to get your work out there ethically while preserving your own rights to it. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Devin Soper

Navigating the Open Access Publishing Landscape

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:07
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instructions Room (005A) Start Time: 10/27/2016 1:00 PM End Time: 10/27/2016 2:00 PM Event Description: Interested in Open Access (OA) publishing, but concerned about the growing problem of "predatory" publishing? What are the benefits of OA publishing, and what tools and strategies can you use to evaluate the quality of OA journals? What about options for funding (or obtaining waivers) to cover OA article processing charges? This workshop will provide answers to these questions and more. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Devin Soper

EndNote Web

Tue, 2016-07-19 13:05
Location: Strozier Library, Scholars Commons Instruction Room (005A) Start Time: 10/25/2016 12:00 PM End Time: 10/25/2016 1:00 PM Event Description: Build a citation library, insert citations into papers, build bibliographies, and more with this powerful reference management tool. This hands-on workshop will lead participants through all of these functions and answer questions. Category: General Department: FSU Libraries Contact Person: Kyung Kim

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