Events Archive

Upcoming Library Events

Copyright and Coffee: Public Domain

Copyright symbol: a black C surrounded by a black circle.
Please join us for coffee and to learn about copyright and the public domain. What is the public domain and how can you determine whether a work has entered the public domain? You will learn how works enter the public domain and where you can find public domain works. This 60-minute workshop from Justin Bonfiglio of the U-M Library Copyright Office will focus primarily on the public domain but will also cover additional copyright-related topics, including Creative Commons licenses and fair use.

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Date
10/15/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Room 806
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Series
Copyright Workshop Series
Event Type
Workshop

Scholar Sprints

groups of people sit at tables around screens
Are you working on an instructional, research, or outreach project that would benefit from two intense days of collaboration with U-M Library specialists? Are you available to join us on October 14-15, 2019?

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Date
10/14/2019 to 10/16/2019
Time
October 16th - 16th, 2019
09:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library ScholarSpace, 2nd Floor
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Event Type
Workshop

International Pronouns Day Button Making

Get crafty at the library and create a pronoun button to celebrate International Pronouns Day at this drop-in button-making workshop. We'll provide supplies, so bring your creativity!  

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Date
10/16/2019
Time
03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Lobby
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Event Type
Workshop

A bioethics of (dis)(ability), or: where to place the emphasis

A panel will discuss the ethical implications of disability studies. With the help of the audience and a panel of researchers we will consider how ability is assessed, what the (dis)abled want and need, and what it means to be fully human in a world of partial solutions. The panel will be led by Barry Belmont, Ph.D., U-M Biomedical Engineering Department.  This event is part of the University of Michigan Disability Community Month 2019, presented by the U-M Council for Disability Concerns to raise awareness of disability issues.

Event Information

Date
10/17/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery
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Event Type
Panel Discussion

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.

Event Information

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

Detroit School Lecture Series: Anya Sirota on Cultural Connections through Design in Detroit

Anya Sirota, an associate professor of architecture at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, is part of the team that proposed the winning design for the DIA Plaza/Midtown Cultural Connections international design competition. “Detroit Square” offers a “locally rooted, contextually, and environmentally responsive framework” to unify 12 public institutions and to create an inclusive cultural district spanning 83 acres in Detroit.

Event Information

Date
10/18/2019
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery
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Event Type
Lecture

My Brothers Empowerment Series

My Brothers is a monthly dialogue series for men of color at the University of Michigan.  The goal of the program is to empower self-identified men of color around issues of identity, intercultural competency, health, and wellness in an open, spirited atmosphere. The program welcomes all self-identified men of color at the University of Michigan — undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Event Information

Date
10/22/2019
Time
12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery
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Event Type
Talk

Demystifying Digital Scholarship: Accessible Digital Projects

Demystifying Digital Scholarship is a two-event series that introduces faculty and graduate students to digital scholarship methods and expertise in the library. Invited speakers will provide opening keynotes and hands-on workshops. The series will also include graduate student presentations and rapid consultation sessions with library experts. Keynote on September 19: Heather Froehlich on Corpus Linguistics Keynote on October 24: Jasmine Clark on Accessible Digital Projects  

Event Information

Date
10/24/2019
Time
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery
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Event Type
Symposium

Resume Lab

Get real time, personalized support by checking out the Resume Lab. It's designed as a drop-in hour, so come when you can during this time. It's a place for you to learn the basics to get your resume started and get feedback to take your resume from good to great!  

Event Information

Date
10/24/2019
Time
05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery
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Event Type
Workshop

Copyright and Your Dissertation: Don’t Get Spooked!

Copyright symbol: a black C surrounded by a black circle.
Have you ever wondered what is the difference between copyright infringement and plagiarism? Do you know when it’s okay to use copyrighted works without permission or how to get permission when you need it? Explore these and other questions about copyright and dissertations in a workshop facilitated by Melissa Levine, Director of the U-M Library Copyright Office. This workshop is primarily designed for students in the Rackham Graduate School, but all are welcome.

Event Information

Date
10/31/2019
Time
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library Presentation Space, 2nd Floor
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Series
Copyright Workshop Series
Event Type
Workshop

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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.