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Student Job Fair U-M Libraries

A student employee working at Hatcher Library
A student employee working at the Hatcher Library South entrance.

Are you a student looking for Spring/Summer and/or Fall 2014 employment?  Are you interested in a flexible work schedule that accommodates your class schedule?

Event Information

Date & Time
April 18, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery, 100
Event Type
Open House

Shakespeare in India Film Festival

photo of a couple kissing on stage
"Scène du baiser" photo by Clément Belleudy via Flickr, CC-BY-SA 2.0

The Bard goes to Bollywood in this International Studies film festival celebrating Shakespeare’s 450th birthday! Stop by at any time throughout the day to catch three stunning Indian adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays, followed by the story of a travelling Shakespeare company struggling with the rise of Bollywood in post-colonial India.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Film

Imperial State Formation in Britain and America, 1754-1783

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Clements Library Brown Bag Lecture; Brown Bag photo by Jeffrey Beall via Flickr

Aaron Graham, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow and Junior Research Fellow in History at Jesus College, Oxford, England, gives a short lecture.

All lectures in this series are free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Please email clementsevents@umich.edu or call 734-647-0864.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 23, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Lecture

Fight Stress with Dogs in the Library

An adorable therapy dog in the library, 2013

Shake off end-of-semester stress while relaxing with a furry friend. Therapy dogs await your attention, courtesy of Therapaws of Michigan.

Join us at the Browsing Collection on the first floor of the Shapiro Library:

Event Information

Date & Time
April 23, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library, Browsing Collection, First Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Creating an Inexpensive Open Source Book Scanner

For the past two semesters, the University of Michigan Library collaborated with Mechanical Engineering 450 students to create a prototype linear book scanner based on openly-available designs by Google. Please join us to hear the Winter 2014 ME450 students discuss their project, describe the improved design, and demo their prototype.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 24, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location
Duderstadt Center, DESIGN LAB 1 (was B245)
Event Type
Talk

More Dogs in the Library

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Golden Retrievers in the library, 2013

Shake off end-of-semester stress while relaxing with a furry friend. Therapy dogs await your attention, courtesy of Therapaws of Michigan.

Join us at the Browsing Collection on the first floor of the Shapiro Library:

Event Information

Date & Time
April 24, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library, Browsing Collection, First Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Dogs in the Library

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A therapy dog soaking up attention in the library, 2013

Shake off end-of-semester stress while relaxing with a furry friend. Therapy dogs await your attention, courtesy of Therapaws of Michigan.

Join us at the Browsing Collection on the first floor of the Shapiro Library:

Event Information

Date & Time
April 25, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library, Browsing Collection, First Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Emergent Research Series: The Library and MCubed

image of a cube with the block M

Librarians involved in a wide range of MCubed projects discuss their experiences, including their involvement and methods for forming a cube and their work on specific projects.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 28, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Engraved in Wood: The Curator's View

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Block and Tools, woodcut by artist John DePol

Cathleen Baker, conservation librarian and exhibit conservator for the University of Michigan Library, speaks about her friendship with the American book illustrator John DePol and shows examples of his work currently on display in the exhibit on the 7th Floor of the Hatcher Graduate Library: Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 28, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Talk

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