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The Z. Smith Reynolds Library features a variety of events and classes. The library often partners with other units on campus to offer these programs. For more information, contact the library. Below is a list of upcoming events and classes.

  • Najla Said Book Talk and Signing

    Friday, September 5, 2014, 10:00AM
    ZSR Library Auditorium 404

    The Z. Smith Reynolds Library Lecture Series presents a talk and book signing by Najla Said, author of Looking for Palestine: Growing Up Confused in an Arab-American Family. This book is a memoir of her childhood and young adulthood as the daughter of renowned scholar Edward Said and his accomplished Lebanese wife. Her story is a very personal take on issues of racism, family dynamics, and ethnic identity, told with honesty and humor.

  • Lev Grossman Book Talk and Signing

    Friday, September 5, 2014, 3:00PM
    ZSR Library Room 625

    The Z. Smith Reynolds Library Lecture Series presents a talk and book signing by Lev Grossman, best known as the author of the New York Times bestselling Magicians trilogy. The third and final book in the fantasy series, The Magician’s Land, was released this month to enthusiastic reviews.

  • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    Sunday, September 14, 2014, 2:00PM
    ZSR Library 204

    Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes capturing citations from the ZSR Library catalog and databases, storing your collections online with a Zotero cloud account and outputting content in a variety of citation styles. Bring your laptop to this hands-on session! Zotero materials

  • Using Browzine to Browse Scholarly Journals

    Sunday, September 14, 2014, 3:00PM
    ZSR Library 204

    BrowZine works by organizing the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common newsstand. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across the disciplines on your iPad, Kindle Fire HD or newer, or other Android tablet. In this session we will install the Browzine app, login, and show users how to search for and organize journals of interest. Additionally we will cover downloading and emailing of articles, including adding articles to Zotero.

  • Using Browzine to Browse Scholarly Journals

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 2:30PM
    ZSR Library 204

    BrowZine works by organizing the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common newsstand. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across the disciplines on your iPad, Kindle Fire HD or newer, or other Android tablet. In this session we will install the Browzine app, login, and show users how to search for and organize journals of interest. Additionally we will cover downloading and emailing of articles, including adding articles to Zotero.

  • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 3:30PM
    ZSR Library 204

    Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes capturing citations from the ZSR Library catalog and databases, storing your collections online with a Zotero cloud account and outputting content in a variety of citation styles. Bring your laptop to this hands-on session! Zotero materials

  • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    Friday, September 19, 2014, 9:00AM
    ZSR Library 204

    Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes capturing citations from the ZSR Library catalog and databases, storing your collections online with a Zotero cloud account and outputting content in a variety of citation styles. Bring your laptop to this hands-on session! Zotero materials

  • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    Sunday, September 28, 2014, 2:00PM
    ZSR Library 204

    Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes capturing citations from the ZSR Library catalog and databases, storing your collections online with a Zotero cloud account and outputting content in a variety of citation styles. Bring your laptop to this hands-on session! Zotero materials

  • Live Streams and Video Editing in Youtube

    Thursday, October 2, 2014, 11:00AM
    ZSR Library 204

    Youtube continues to add features to make difficult video tasks easy. This class will give an overview over Youtube's new Live Streaming interface and it's built-in video editing suite to get you acquainted with these new tools.

  • Search like a Librarian

    Monday, October 27, 2014, 3:30PM
    ZSR Library 204

    This session is for faculty and graduate students who want to learn some easy ways to be better searchers of online resources.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 336-758-5475.