Events Archive

Upcoming Library Events

Emergent Research: Investing in Healthy Minds

Daniel Eisenberg, professor at the U-M School of Public Health, provides an overview of research in the Healthy Minds Network, a growing national initiative to collect and disseminate data and evidence related to college student mental health. He will address questions such as: Are mental health concerns increasing in college populations? What are the greatest needs in this area? What are the best opportunities to improve student mental health?

Event Information

Date
04/24/2017
Time
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Shapiro Design Lab Residency Final Exhibition and Opening Reception

Join us at the opening reception for the Shapiro Design Lab Residency Final Exhibition, showcasing the cumulative work of the Shapiro Design Lab Residents: Maggie Cease, Rebecca Chung, Carolyn Gearig, Caroline Henderson, RJ Miles and Alexis Stanton. These pieces are the culmination of a year-long residency program at the Lab, where students have worked both individually and collaboratively to create engaged learning projects exploring their academic and creative ambitions through ideas of design.

Event Information

Date
04/24/2017
Time
05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Design Lab (1st Floor)
Location Information
Event Type
Reception

Preserving History: Pass it on to the next two centuries

Preservation and conservation experts from the University of Michigan Library give one-on-one consultations about caring for your U-M memorabilia and more at this drop-in clinic. Bring some of your personal history along to get specific advice: audio and video recordings, books, diaries, dissertations, digital files, genealogical information, letters, maps, photo albums and photographs, postcards, prints, or scrapbooks. The right expert for the right media will advise you how to store, handle, digitize, or safely display them.

Event Information

Date
04/27/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

COLD Spring Meeting 2017

The COLD (Council of Library Directors) Resource Sharing and Collections groups will hold their Spring 2017 meetings at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. COLD is a state-wide leadership group comprised of the library deans/directors of all fifteen four-year public universities in Michigan. The Resource Sharing and Collections groups meet bi-annually to enhance and promote the ability of each library to meet its mission by improving cooperation, resource sharing, and service. 

Event Information

Date
05/05/2017
Time
08:30 AM to 03:00 PM
Location
Clark Library Presentation Space
Location Information
Event Type
Discussion

Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth

Former Clements Library researcher and historian Holger Hoock, author of Scars of Independence, will discuss the violence of the American Revolution and the inherent tensions between moral purpose and violent tendencies in America’s past. Free, but please register.

Event Information

Date
05/16/2017
Time
06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Clements Library Lecture Series
Event Type
Lecture

Engaging Latin American Studies: Connecting Collections to Teaching and Learning

The 62nd annual meeting of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM), May 20-24, will be a forum to discuss how librarians’ and faculty’s teaching practice can build a bridge between library collections, students and each other. For program, registration and local information, please visit the conference website.

Event Information

Date
05/20/2017 to 05/24/2017
Time
May 20th - 24th, 2017
08:30 AM to 06:30 PM
Location
Various Locations, Central Campus
Series
LXII SALALM Annual Conference
Event Type
Symposium

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.