Events

Aug. 22, 2022 - Nov. 8, 2022
Voting Guide
All-day event
PCL 3rd Floor Display Shelf

The 2022 Midterm Elections are just around the corner! This display highlights materials on the history of suffrage and the expansion of the U.S. electorate through legislation, constitutional amendments, and activism. The struggle for voting rights is ongoing, and we hope this display will help inspire members of our community to exercise their right to vote!  Event Details

Tuesday Oct. 4
Ada Lovelace Day
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
PLC Learning Lab 2

In honor of Ada Lovelace Day, a global celebration of women’s contributions to STEM, we are hosting an edit-a-thon to improve Wikipedia and Wikidata’s representation of women and LGBTQ+ people in STEM fields. Event Details

Tuesday Oct. 11
Voter Registration
8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
PCL Lobby

UT student organization TX Votes will be registering voters in the PCL Lobby 8 A.M. - 6:30 P.M on October 11th, the final day to register before the November 8th Midterm elections. You must be registered in order to vote! At 6:30, TX Votes will move to the Gregory Gym plaza until midnight. Find more information about registering and voting on our non-partisan voting guide: https://guides.lib.utexas.edu/vote Event Details

Tuesday Oct. 11
1 to 2 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

If you’ve ever been curious about publishing an open access (OA) article, wanted to know what’s involved in running an OA journal, or how OA can work for books and monographs, then please join us for a virtual discussion. Event Details

Tuesday Oct. 25
Conducting a Literature Review
1 to 2 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

A literature review is an important part of many writing and research projects. This workshop will provide a structured approach to doing a literature review, help identify where to search, and suggest tools for getting organized. This workshop will be held virtually on Zoom. Event Details

Friday Oct. 28
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Noon to 1 p.m.
Virtual

This workshop will discuss important considerations for researchers who are looking to preserve and publish their data. It will also highlight specific repositories that you can make use of to satisfy data preservation requirements and support open science. During the workshop we will demonstrate how to use the Texas Data Repository and discuss how to link deposited data to items in Texas ScholarWorks. Register here: http://ow.ly/xwSn50KvXzA Event Details

Nov. 2 - 4
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Online (Virtual)

The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers. You don't need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop. This example-driven three-day workshop is on data management, analysis and visualization with Python. See full description for hardware requirements and registration links. Event Details

Wednesday Nov. 9
Noon to 1 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

Description: F C 342, French Through Coding, was designed, under the Experiential Learning Initiative, to offer a gentle introduction to skills common in Natural Language Processing (NLP) with a focus on processing texts in French, and now, in other Romance languages. Event Details