Upcoming Events and Workshops

FALL 2018 

Sept. 24: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS Pro
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Sept. 24Stokes Library information table at Woodrow Wilson School of International & Public Affairs (WWS)
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Robertson Hall, Bernstein Gallery (by Bowls 001 and 002)
Description: Meet Stokes Library staff and learn about library services and resources.
Audience: Open to WWS students and faculty
Contact: Seth Porter, Head, Donald E. Stokes Library

Sept. 24: Center for Digital Humanities Fall 2018 Open House
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B Floor
Description: Celebrate the start of the year with CDH as they kick off their Year of Data! Learn more about CDH projects, meet their staff, enjoy snacks and drinks, and collect your very own limited edition tote bag. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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Sept. 24: East Asian Library Graduate Student Orientation Tour
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
Location: Frist Campus Center, East Asian Library
Description: Learn more about East Asian Library's collections, as well as services and resources for graduate students.
Audience: Open to Princeton University graduate students in the Department of East Asian Studies
Contact: Martin Heijdra, East Asian Library Director

Sept. 25: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: How to Create and Collect Geographic Data
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Sept. 26: "Collections as Data" Reading Group
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B Floor
Description: Join the CDH and PUL first "Collections as Data" reading group meeting of the Fall semester.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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Sept. 26: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: How to Select and Analyze Geographic Features and Data
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Sept. 27: Active Learning Pedagogy Workshop
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Frist Campus Center, Room 329
Description:  What is active learning pedagogy, whom does it benefit, and how do we put it into practice? How does using interactive teaching methods challenge us to think differently about our role as teaching librarians? This interactive workshop will explore these - and your own - questions. Led by Kate Stanton, senior associate director of the McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.
Audience: Open to Princeton University faculty and staff; RSVP required
Contact: Audrey Welber, Librarian for Teaching and Research Services

Sept. 27: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "One Ocean"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Sept. 27: Introduction to Electronic Resources at East Asian Library
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: Frist Campus Center, East Asian Library
Description: Learn more about finding specialized electronic databases for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean studies.
Audience: Open to Princeton University graduate students in the Department of East Asian Studies
Contact: Martin Heijdra, East Asian Library Director

Sept. 27: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Finding the Best Location using ArcGIS Pro
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Sept. 28: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - Stata
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or Stata is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Sept. 28: Zotero training
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
Location: Wallace Hall, Stokes Library, E-Classroom
Description: Learn to use Zotero software to collect citations and embed them in documents with the click of a button. Instant bibliographies, too! Pizza will be served. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff; Registration required (To register, email Elana Broch) 
Contact: Elana Broch, Assistant Population Research Librarian, Donald E. Stokes Library

Sept. 28: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - R (RStudio)
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or R is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 1: Cotsen Children's Library exhibition - "Wizarding 101" 
Open through January 4, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday); 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Saturday to Sunday)
Location: Firestone Library, Cotsen Children's Library
Description: An exhibition honoring the 20th anniversary of the publication of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone." 
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Cotsen Children's Library
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Oct. 2: Mendel Night at the Opera - Puccini's Tosca 
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Location: Woolworth Center, Mendel Music Library, Cone Seminar Room
Description: A showing of the Metropolitan Opera production of Giacomo Puccini's Tosca.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Sara Hagenbuch, Coordinator, Public Services and Outreach
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Oct. 2: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Using Tables and Maps together in ArcGIS Pro
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Oct. 3: Data Cleaning Workshop
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Location: Wallace Hall, Stokes Library, Lower Level
Description: A hands-on workshop, led by Seth Porter, Head of Stokes Library, to help users clean their data sets and work on analysis and visualizations using OpenRefine. Laptops with OpenRefine pre-installed required. If you have difficulty installing OpenRefine, visit Stokes Library 30 minutes before the event and a staff member will help. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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Oct. 3: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Making Maps and Presentations using ArcGIS Pro
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Oct. 4: Mudd Manuscript Library exhibition - "Redefining Old Nassau: Women and the Shaping of Modern Princeton"
Open through Spring 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Location: Mudd Manuscript Library, Wiess Lounge
Description: Through the collections of the University Archives in the Princeton University Library, this exhibition celebrates Princeton women’s achievements, as well as their stories, and also provides insights into how women have pursued knowledge, claimed space, and supported one another over the last five decades.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Mudd Manuscript Library
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Oct. 4: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "The Deep"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Oct. 4: She Roars Storytelling at Cotsen Children's Library
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Cotsen Children's Library
Description: Women face challenges with intelligence and humor in delightful tales from the oral tradition with Susan Danoff '75, Joanne Epply-Schmidt '82, and Tara McGowan '90.
Audience: For attendees of the She Roars Conference
Contact: Andrea Immel, Curator of the Cotsen Children's Library

Oct. 4: Material Samples Collection Open House, Engineering Library
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Engineering Library
Description: Join us to touch and explore the Material Samples Collection, a resource created to provide inspiration, inform design thinking, and foster innovation.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Willow Dressel, Engineering Librarian
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Oct. 4: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Introduction to QGIS
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Oct. 5: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - R (RStudio)
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or R is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct 5: Bibliographies made easy: Zotero and more!
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom B-6-F
Description: This one hour workshop will focus on Zotero, but will also briefly introduce you to Endnote, Refworks, and Mendeley. Approximately half of the session will be devoted to hands-on practice with Zotero: setting up an account, importing citations from library databases and web pages, and deploying the references into a Word document. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff; Registration required
Contact: Audrey Welber, Librarian for Teaching and Research Services
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Oct. 5: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - Stata
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or Stata is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 11: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "Coral Reefs"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Oct 11: Bibliographies made easy: Zotero and more!
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom B-6-F
Description: This one hour workshop will focus on Zotero, but will also briefly introduce you to Endnote, Refworks, and Mendeley. Approximately half of the session will be devoted to hands-on practice with Zotero: setting up an account, importing citations from library databases and web pages, and deploying the references into a Word document. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff; Registration required
Contact: Audrey Welber, Librarian for Teaching and Research Services
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Oct. 11: Material Samples Collection Open House at Architecture Library
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Architecture Library
Description: Join us to touch and explore the Material Samples Collection, a resource created to provide inspiration, inform design thinking, and foster innovation.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Gabriella Karl-Johnson, Librarian, School of Architecture Library
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Oct. 12: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - Stata
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or Stata is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 12: Princeton University Library Open House
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library
Description: During the first-year Families' Weekend, go on a tour of the Library; explore the Library's world-renowned collections, resources, and services; find your personal librarian; enjoy cider and donuts; and receive a free gift (while supplies last).
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, families, faculty, and staff
Contact: Robin Dunham, Administrative Assistant for Research Services

Oct. 12: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - R (RStudio)
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or R is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 13: Princeton University Library Open House
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library
Description: During the first-year Families' Weekend, go on a tour of the Library; explore the Library's world-renowned collections, resources, and services; find your personal librarian; enjoy cider and donuts; and receive a free gift (while supplies last).
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, families, faculty, and staff
Contact: Robin Dunham, Administrative Assistant for Research Services

Oct. 18: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "Big Blue"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Oct. 19: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - R (RStudio)
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or R is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 19: Senior Thesis Workshop for WWS Students
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Stokes Library, Classroom
Description: Join Seth Porter, Head of Stokes Library, for a tailored workshop, which will focus on getting started on the research process, building a foundation for the senior thesis process, basic research design and methods, finding and accessing relevant literature and data, and how to write a literature review and citation management. 
Audience: Open to WWS students
Contact: Seth Porter, Head of Stokes Library
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Oct 19: Bibliographies made easy: Zotero and more!
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom B-6-F
Description: This one hour workshop will focus on Zotero, but will also briefly introduce you to Endnote, Refworks, and Mendeley. Approximately half of the session will be devoted to hands-on practice with Zotero: setting up an account, importing citations from library databases and web pages, and deploying the references into a Word document. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff; Registration required
Contact: Audrey Welber, Librarian for Teaching and Research Services
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Oct. 19: Data Analysis Workshop 101 - Stata
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: An introductory data analysis workshop. The session will be hands-on and intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of data analysis and/or Stata is required. Will cover data transfer, data preparation, descriptive statistics, introduction to data visualization, and introduction to linear regression.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Data and Statistical Services
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Oct. 22 - 26: Open Access Week
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Oct. 22 - 26: Open Access Information Booths
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Stokes Library, Lewis Science Library, and Engineering Library
Description: Learn more about open access, open access resources in your subject, and how open access benefits you. 
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office
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Oct. 22: Who Counts?: A Symposium on Intersectional Data
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B Floor
Description: This symposium offers a forum for uncovering and analyzing the ways in which data practices - particularly those that abstract and classify individuals - replicate existing inequalities and institutionalize bias. It focuses on gaps, blanks, and absences and asks what might be done to foster practices at every stage in the data lifecycle that engage and represent the full spectrum of society. Presented by Lauren F. Klein from the Georgia Institute of Technology and Mimi Onuoha from New York University.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities 
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Oct. 23: Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Workshop - Building your Research Data Management Toolkit: Integrating RDM into Your Liaison Work
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Frist Campus Center, Multipurpose Room C (B04C)
Description: What is your role as a librarian in research data management? How can you partner with other campus experts to address RDM needs? Do you have the skills to support data management? This workshop is an introductory-level experience led by RDM experts in the academic field. Prior RDM experience is not necessary. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University and Rutgers University librarians; limited seating open to public
Contact: Seth Porter, Head, Donald E. Stokes Library
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Oct. 24: Screening of "Paywall: The Business of Scholarship" (as part of Open Access Week)
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: Join Princeton University Library for a screening of the movie "Paywall: The Business of Scholarship," which focuses on the need for open access to research and science, questions the rationale behind the $25.2 billion a year that flows into for-profit academic publishers, examines the 35-40% profit margin associated with the top academic publisher Elsevier, and looks at how this profit margin is often greater than some of the most profitable tech companies like Apple, Facebook, and Google.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office
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Oct. 25: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "Green Seas"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Oct 26: Bibliographies made easy: Zotero and more!
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom B-6-F
Description: This one hour workshop will focus on Zotero, but will also briefly introduce you to Endnote, Refworks, and Mendeley. Approximately half of the session will be devoted to hands-on practice with Zotero: setting up an account, importing citations from library databases and web pages, and deploying the references into a Word document. 
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff; Registration required
Contact: Audrey Welber, Librarian for Teaching and Research Services
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Oct. 26: Panel on open educational resources, student learning, and social justice (as part of Open Access Week) 
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Classroom A-6-F
Description: A panel of two teaching faculty and three academic librarians from Rutgers University and City University of New York will describe their experiences with adopting, assessing, and providing access to open educational resources. The discussion will encompass the topics of classroom adoption, student engagement, institutional support, structural questions, and social justice issues surrounding open educational resources. From using open source course management software to organizing OER workshops for faculty, the OER panelists will provide perspective on the benefits and challenges of OER, based on their own professional experiences.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Scholarly Communications Office
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Oct. 30: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS Pro
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Oct. 31: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: How to Create and Collect Geographic Data
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Nov. 1: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: How to Select and Analyze Geographic Features and Data
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Nov. 3: From Ardashir to Phrom Kesar: Workshop on Sasanian Coins & History
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: Jones Hall, Room 202
Description: A workshop on Sasanian coins and history with Michael Bates, Touraj Daryaee, Stefan Heidemann, Aleksandr Naymark, Khodadad Rezakhani, Robert Schaaf, Nikolaus Schindel, Alan Stahl, Razieh Taasob, and Susan Tyler-Smith.
Audience: Open to the public; RSVP required to iran@princeton.edu by Oct. 25
Contact: The Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies

Nov. 6: Wikidata Workshop
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B floor
Description: A beginner-level, hands-on introduction to Wikidata and structured data on Wikimedia projects in order to empower and engage users to help create data that can be used effectively and disseminated globally.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Luiza Wainer, Metadata Librarian, Spanish/Portuguese Specialty

Nov. 6: "Frankenstein: the Book," a Firestone Library exhibition
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Lobby
Description: An exhibition celebrating the 200th anniversary of the release of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, prepared in coordination with the "Frankenstein at 200" programming led by Professor Susan Wolfson, Department of English.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
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Nov. 7: Controlled Vocabularies: People, Places, Dates
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B floor
Description: Library cataloging revolves around creating large masses of data for indexing, sorting, and searching, and can provide useful guidelines for managing humanities data. This workshop, led by PUL's Cataloging and Metadata Services Director, Joyce Bell, will bring a cataloger’s insight into standards and best practices for dealing with data for people, places and dates. Topics covered include name authority files, subject thesauri, standards and formats, and linked open data.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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Nov. 7: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Finding the Best Location using ArcGIS Pro
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Nov. 8: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "Coasts"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Nov. 8: "Celebrating Science at Princeton: a stellar past & a brilliant future!," Lewis Science Library's 10th Anniversary Celebration 
Time: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library
Description: Join Princeton University Library to celebrate Lewis Science Library's 10th anniversary! The day-long celebration will include a nature walk with Professor Henry Horn, Princeton University Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Emeritus; tours of Lewis Science Library; science board games; FREE FOOD; and lecture by Professor Susan Wolfson, Princeton University Professor of English.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Denise Hersey, Head, Science Libraries
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Nov. 8: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Making Maps and Presentations using ArcGIS Pro
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Nov. 12: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Using Tables and Maps together in ArcGIS Pro
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Nov. 14: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Introduction to QGIS
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Nov. 15: Lewis Science Library Film Series: Blue Planet II - "Our Blue Planet"
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Science Library, 225
Description: BBC Earth documentary exploring the world's oceans, narrated by David Attenborough.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Louise Deis, Sci-Tech Reference & Biosciences Librarian

Nov. 27: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Essential GIS tools for research
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Nov. 28: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Using ModelBuilder in ArcGIS Pro
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Nov. 29: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Supervised Image Classification using ArcGIS Pro
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Dec. 4: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Workshop: Create Web Mapping Applications Using ArcGIS Story Map
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Dec. 6: Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: East Pyne Hall, Room 010
Description: A lecture presented by Safiya Noble. In her book, Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism, Safiya Umoja Noble challenges the idea that search engines like Google offer an equal playing field for all forms of ideas, identities, and activities. Data discrimination is a real social problem; Noble argues that the combination of private interests in promoting certain sites, along with the monopoly status of a relatively small number of Internet search engines, leads to a biased set of search algorithms that privilege whiteness and discriminate against people of color, specifically women of color. 
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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Dec. 7: Data for Black Lives
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Firestone Library, Center for Digital Humanities, B Floor
Description: The workshop is organized into three panels, each focusing on a different social arena - housing, policing, and education - that draw on data from the Eviction LabMapping Police Violence, and National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), respectivelyFor each module, presenters will share a short presentation related to the theme (including a brief introduction of the data, discussion of existing literature, and a hands-on activity idea). Then respondents will kick off the workshop discussion by raising questions and reflecting on how the material can be used in classrooms and communities, including a new Princeton University class, and the syllabus, modules, and other resources will be available free online.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Center for Digital Humanities
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