Wednesday, February 26
Hours: Open 24 Hours
- –ZSR Library, Special Collections & Archives Research Room (Room 625)An exhibit of materials from the Z. Smith Reynolds Library Rare Books Collection, designed by students from Dr. Jessica Richard’s Fall 2019 Eighteenth-Century British Fiction class On exhibit in ZSR Special Collections & Archives (Room 625) January 20-April 1, 2020 Opening reception: Friday, January 24 4:00-5:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
- –ZSR Library, 477Zotero 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. Please bring your laptop to this hands-on session! A connection to the WFU Wi-Fi network is required for this class, and you will need Microsoft Word to use the "Cite while you Write" features of Zotero. Zotero Website ZSR Library's Guide to Zotero
- Lecture: Learmond “Buddy” Hayes: First African American member of the local chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution–ZSR Library, ZSR 624 Special Collections & Archives ClassroomJoin us for a talk with Learmond “Buddy” Hayes as he describes his genealogical research which led to his recent membership as the first African American member of the local chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR). He will discuss how he traced his ancestry to John Blanks, a “free man of color” in the Revolutionary War and other connections he has made in his ongoing research. Refreshments will be served.