Wintersession 2024 at Princeton University Library

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Princeton University Library staff are offering the following courses during Wintersession 2024. Registration for all undergraduate students, graduate students, staff and faculty began Monday, December 11. Please check back here for session updates. For a full list of offerings, visit the Wintersession website.

January 16

My Princeton Oral History Project 

Facilitated by Valencia Johnson & Annalise Bernadini, January 16, 10-11:30 a.m.

Hot Printing! 

Facilitated by Molly Dotson, January 16, 10-11:30 a.m.

What’s Where and Why: Use QGIS to Explore Geospatial Information

Facilitated by Tsering Wangyal Shawa, January 16, 1-4 p.m.

January 17

From Oracle Bones to Ebooks: Short Overview of the Tradition of Chinese Books 

Facilitated by Martin Heijdra, Director of East Asian Library, January 17, 10-11:30 a.m.

Glimpse into Chinese Rock and Punk  

Facilitated by Joshua Seufert, January 17, 1-2:30 p.m.

Art from Earth: Exploring Geology through Sculptures and Paintings 

Facilitated by Emily Wild, Jan 17, 2024, 1- 2:30 p.m.

January 18

Especially for Seniors: Better Bibliographies and Footnotes in 30 minutes! 

Facilitated by Audrey Welber, January 18, 10-11:30 a.m.

Honor Sea Life with Native Shell Jewelry

Facilitated by Anu Vedantham and Ariel Ackerly, January 18, PUL Makerspace

This Sculpture Rocks! 

Facilitated by Emily Wild - January 18, 2024, 10-11:30 a.m., Walking tour

When the Cold War was Hot  

Facilitated by Dan Linke and Will Clements, January 18, 1-2:30 p.m.

January 19

Finding Indigenous Language: A Word Scavenger Hunt 

Facilitated by Anu Vedantham and Ariel Ackerly - January 19, Firestone and PUL Makerspace

Web development in a nutshell 

Facilitated by Hector Correa - January 19, 2024, 1-4 p.m.

Buses and Trains and Light Rail, Oh My! Adventures Outside the Orange Bubble in New Jersey 

Facilitated by Squirrel Walsh, January 19, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Varied Activities of Women: An Archival Treasure Hunt 

Facilitated by Emma Sarconi & Sara Howard, January 19, 1-4 p.m.

Princeton, Hot Dogs, and Apple Pie: Baseball Gems in Special Collections 

Facilitated by Dan Linke, January 19, 1-2:30 p.m.

January 22

Create interactive maps and web applications with ArcGIS Online 

Facilitated by Tsering Wangyal Shawa, January 22, 10-11:30 a.m.

A Peek Inside Princeton's Closet: The (Often) Hidden History of LGBTQIA+ Princeton University 

Facilitated by April Armstrong, January 22, 10-11:30 a.m.

January 23

Ballet from the Ground Up: Notation to Practice 

Facilitated by Gabriella Karl-Johnson, January 23, 1-4 p.m.

Old Books, New Ideas! 

Facilitated by Eric White and Gabriel Swift, January 23, 1-2:30pm

A Killer Collection: Chemistry in Library Materials

Facilitated by Emily Wild and Natalie Lau - January 23, 2024, 1-4 p.m.

January 24

Academic Power Tools: Zotero and More! 

Facilitated by Audrey Welber, January 24, 10-11:30 a.m.

Get Classed on Library Classification 

Facilitated by Steve Knowlton, January 24, 10-11:30 a.m.

Data-Driven Creativity (Part 1) (Part 2)

Facilitated by Sarah Reiff Conell, Ofira Schwartz-Soicher, and Ariel Ackerly - January 24-25, 1-3 p.m.

Mitigating Harm in Archival Research 

Facilitated by Faith Charlton, Christa Cleeton, Shaun Ellis, Amy Vo, January 24, 1-4 p.m.

January 25

Innovating the Archive from Phillis Wheatley to Toni Morrison 

Facilitated by Rene Boatman, January 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

January 26

Facilitated by Molly Dotson, January 26, 10-11:30 a.m.

(Multi-Day) Data Driven Creativity: Making Data Physicalizations 

Academic Power Tools: Zotero and More! - Section B

Facilitated by Audrey Welber, January 26, noon-1:30 p.m.

Playing with AI in Python, part one and part two

Facilitated by Filipa Calado and Digital Scholarship - January 23  25, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Published on December 11, 2023

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