Events Archive

Upcoming Shapiro Undergraduate Library Events

Party For Your Mind: Shapiro Undergraduate Library - Welcome Event

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Make your way to the Shapiro Undergraduate Library on Sunday, September 1, 2019 from 2-4 pm for a welcome event! Party For Your Mind includes many activities that welcome new students and returning students. Come visit us and embrace the comfort of our library. Free!

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Date
09/01/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library
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Event Type
Open House

Copyright and Coffee: Copyright Essentials

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Have you ever wondered whether you are allowed to use someone else’s work? Or whether you have a copyright in a work that you have created? If you are not entirely sure how copyright works, this is the workshop for you. Sip some coffee as we discuss the basics of copyright law in the US. This 90-minute workshop from Yuanxiao Xu of the U-M Library Copyright Office will cover copyright concepts from the public domain to fair use. All are welcome.

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Date
09/17/2019
Time
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Turkish American Friendship Room (Room 4004)
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Series
Copyright Workshop Series
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright and Coffee: The Open Access Publishing Trap Game

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Play a game over coffee and learn about Open Access! The Publishing Trap is a game about research dissemination and scholarly communication in higher education. The game follows the academic career of four characters who, at each stage in their career, from dissertation to tenure, are presented with a series of decisions. The game will be led by Raven Lanier. All are welcome. Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Yuanxiao at xuyu@umich.edu.  

Event Information

Date
10/03/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Turkish American Friendship Room (Room 4004)
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Series
Copyright Workshop Series
Event Type
Workshop

Undergraduate Research Awards Ceremony, 2018-2019

Please join us as we honor the 2018-2019 U-M Library Undergraduate Research Award recipients. Meet the recipients, hear about their projects, and enjoy light refreshments. Find out more about this year's award recipients.

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Date
10/18/2019
Time
03:30 PM to 05:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Bert's Study Lounge (Lobby)
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Event Type
Reception

Copyright and Coffee: Publishing Contract

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Please join us for coffee and to learn about how to negotiate common terms in scholarly publishing agreements in a workshop facilitated by Yuanxiao Xu of the U-M Library Copyright Office. This workshop will focus on publishing contracts for journal articles. After a brief discussion of negotiation techniques, some fun negotiation exercises, and an overview of the law in this area, participants will have the option to negotiate a mock publishing contract.

Event Information

Date
11/11/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Turkish American Friendship Room (Room 4004)
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Series
Copyright Workshop Series
Event Type
Workshop

Current Library Exhibits

Library Events are open to the public. If you have a disability and require an accommodation to attend or participate in an event, please notify the Event Contact at least two weeks in advance of the event.