Events & Classes

The Z. Smith Reynolds Library features a variety of events, workshops, and more. 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.

  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, Special Collections & Archives Research Room (Room 625)
    An afternoon of poetry and remembrances of the poet A.R. Ammons, whom everyone learned to call Archie, presented by Ed and Emily Wilson. Archie and his family spent the 1973-1974 school year at Wake Forest University, living near Ed and Emily in a faculty neighborhood, in what turned out to be the beginning of a 30-year friendship. Emily's most recently published book, "When I Go Back to My Home Country": A Remembrance of Archie Ammons," chronicles that friendship and will be available for sale in collaboration with Bookmarks. Light refreshments will be served.
  • 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, 477
    Ahead of Jesmyn Ward's reading in Brendle Hall on Feb. 6, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in reading groups to discuss her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing. Discussion will be facilitated by English department faculty, and participants will receive a free copy of the book.* There are four different groups and each is limited to 10 participants. MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation, proving her “fearless and toughly lyrical” voice in novels, memoir, and nonfiction. Betsy Burton of the American Booksellers Association has called her “the new Toni Morrison.” In 2017, she became the first woman and the first person of color to win two National Book Awards for Fiction—joining the ranks of William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, John Cheever, Philip Roth, and John Updike—for her novels Salvage the Bones (2011) and Sing, Unburied, Sing (2017). For more information on Jesmyn Ward, please visit jesmynwardauthor.com. *Participants will receive an email when books are available for pickup in Tribble Hall. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, 665 CAT Classroom
    Learn about U.S. copyright law and its applications to course materials, faculty scholarship, and student work. We will discuss the basic rights granted to copyright owners, how those rights should be considered in the classroom, and how fair use can be leveraged without worry. We will also discuss how copyright ownership impacts the scholarly publishing system from author publishing agreements to sharing your scholarship online.
  • ZSR Library, 477
    Ahead of Jesmyn Ward's reading in Brendle Hall on Feb. 6, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in reading groups to discuss her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing. Discussion will be facilitated by English department faculty, and participants will receive a free copy of the book.* There are four different groups and each is limited to 10 participants. MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation, proving her “fearless and toughly lyrical” voice in novels, memoir, and nonfiction. Betsy Burton of the American Booksellers Association has called her “the new Toni Morrison.” In 2017, she became the first woman and the first person of color to win two National Book Awards for Fiction—joining the ranks of William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, John Cheever, Philip Roth, and John Updike—for her novels Salvage the Bones (2011) and Sing, Unburied, Sing (2017). For more information on Jesmyn Ward, please visit jesmynwardauthor.com. *Participants will receive an email when books are available for pickup in Tribble Hall. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us for this feature-specific class in which we will focus only on creating and managing tables and charts in Excel. We will explore: PivotTables PivotCharts Slicers Sparklines Column Charts Pie Charts Line Charts Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, 624
    Ahead of Jesmyn Ward's reading in Brendle Hall on Feb. 6, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in reading groups to discuss her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing. Discussion will be facilitated by English department faculty, and participants will receive a free copy of the book.* There are four different groups and each is limited to 10 participants. MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation, proving her “fearless and toughly lyrical” voice in novels, memoir, and nonfiction. Betsy Burton of the American Booksellers Association has called her “the new Toni Morrison.” In 2017, she became the first woman and the first person of color to win two National Book Awards for Fiction—joining the ranks of William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, John Cheever, Philip Roth, and John Updike—for her novels Salvage the Bones (2011) and Sing, Unburied, Sing (2017). For more information on Jesmyn Ward, please visit jesmynwardauthor.com. *Participants will receive an email when books are available for pickup in Tribble Hall. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    A documentary juxtaposition of the daily lives of two Egyptian boys from very different backgrounds. Co-sponsored by the Middle East & South Asia Studies Program, the Arabic Program, and the Study Abroad Program in Cairo.
  • ZSR Library, 477
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) is a skills-based training program designed to prevent unsafe intoxication, drunk driving, and underage drinking by enhancing the fundamental skills of servers, sellers and consumers of alcohol. TIPS Training is an important part of Wake Forest University’s responsibility to student organizations that host events with alcohol. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, 624
    Ahead of Jesmyn Ward's reading in Brendle Hall on Feb. 6, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in reading groups to discuss her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing. Discussion will be facilitated by English department faculty, and participants will receive a free copy of the book.* There are four different groups and each is limited to 10 participants. MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation, proving her “fearless and toughly lyrical” voice in novels, memoir, and nonfiction. Betsy Burton of the American Booksellers Association has called her “the new Toni Morrison.” In 2017, she became the first woman and the first person of color to win two National Book Awards for Fiction—joining the ranks of William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, John Cheever, Philip Roth, and John Updike—for her novels Salvage the Bones (2011) and Sing, Unburied, Sing (2017). For more information on Jesmyn Ward, please visit jesmynwardauthor.com. *Participants will receive an email when books are available for pickup in Tribble Hall. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    Celebrating Black History Month with film-maker Fred Kuwornu, who will present the screening of his award-winning documentary film. Fred Kuwornu is director and founder of the Blaq Italiano Project. The documentary brings to light the effort of the 92nd Infantry Division of African-American soldiers who helped liberate Italy from the Nazis.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    Celebrating Black History Month with Fred Kuwornu, Director and Activist Founder of the Blaq Italiano Project, who will present his documentary film and project on Black Italy and Black Italians.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us for this feature-specific class in which we will focus only on formulas and functions in Excel. We will explore the Formulas tab of the ribbon, and practice functions from the following categories: Financial Logical Text Date & Time Lookup Math & Trig Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Would you like to interact face-to-face with your students or colleagues even if we have a snow day, from your cozy living room or home office? If you answered yes to this question, this class is for you. Webex is a wonderful, interactive tool that is made for virtual collaboration. Webex gives us the ability to speak face-to-face (albeit virtually) with each other, share our desktops, files, and applications, and so much more! (All current students, faculty, and staff have Webex accounts!) Join us to learn more! Registration is required for this event.
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT Classroom)
    In this talk, Dr. Mathis will share information about the incoming 2019 cohort of students based on their writing self-placement materials. She will discuss what kinds of reading and writing incoming students are most familiar with, as well as their reported perceptions of academic writing. She will share examples of problematic issues and perceptions as well as some promising associations that can be used to help clarify reading and writing expectations with first-year students. Co-sponsored by The Writing Center of Wake Forest University. Registration is required for this event.
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT Classroom)
    Explore Wake’s new web hosting solution, WakeSites. WakeSites can be used to build websites for class assignments, research projects, or for your club or organization. WakeSites supports WordPress, Omeka, and Scalar sites, and many more! Come explore what you can create with the click of a button!
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT Classroom)
    MAXQDA is a software program designed to help researchers analyze qualitative and mixed methods data, text and multimedia, and is one of the software programs available to WFU faculty for download. Similar to NVivo, the program is a robust set of tools for importing, coding, analyzing, and visualizing data. This workshop provides an introduction to some of the key functions in MAXQDA along with guidance for getting started with real-world data.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    Graphic Novel Book Club is a WFU community interest group that meets throughout the academic semester to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you’re new to the format or a lifelong comics & graphic novels fan, join us for entertaining discussion and a chance to discover your next favorite graphic novel! Spring 2020 Program: Friday, Jan. 24, 4-5pm : House of M by Brian Michael Bendis Friday, Feb. 7, 4-5pm :The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore Friday, Feb. 28, 4-5pm : DC: The New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke Friday, March 20, 4-5pm : The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman Copies of our selected titles are made available to undergraduate student participants with funding from the Student Activity Fee (The Office of Student Engagement). Students must register for the event to receive a copy of the book. Additionally, each of these titles are available on hold at ZSR Library.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 477
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    Scholars and observers agree that while the institutional gains brought about by the Arab Spring are limited, and state-society relations entered a new phase of repression, the events of 2011 did bring about a fundamental change in the relations between the youth and the state in North Africa. Professor Moha Ennaji will explore how youth’s agency performs and transforms society when contesting the prevalent citizen regimes and developing new citizenship forms. February 11, 4pm ZSR Library Auditorium Moha Ennaji is a professor of linguistics and cultural studies at Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University in Fés, Morocco and is one of the leading researchers and writers in North Africa. Sponsored by the Middle East and South Asia Studies Program
  • Hoots Beer Company
    HOP INTO HISTORY! Join us from 5-6:30pm at Hoots Beer Company for Hop into History! Chat with archivists from WFU, WSSU, FCPL, Reynolda, and UNCSA and learn more about what types of materials we have in our archives. HISTORY IS FOR EVERYONE!! The exhibit will be kid friendly, and we will have coloring pages for kids (of all ages). We hope that you’ll join us for this great opportunity to learn more about local history and archives while enjoying your favorite beer!
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    In this class, participants will learn the basics of procurement in Workday. Covered topics include: create a requisition request create a supplier request an overview of procurement reports Note: You will learn how to create receipts off of purchase orders created by your requisitions in FIN 103: Invoicing and Receiving in Workday. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    In this class participants will learn the basics of invoicing and receiving in Workday. Covered topics include: create a supplier invoice (Direct Pay Invoice) create a receipt and return an overview of end-user reports Note: If you did not attend FIN 102: Procurement in Workday, you may not have a purchase order ready to create a receipt and return. You will be able to use the job aids to create those two types of documents. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us as we discuss some great features of Google's spreasheet application, Google Sheets. We will share tips on: collaboration and access creating charts and graphs for your data using built-in formulas formatting compatibility with Excel Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    An essay documentary of Syrian construction workers building new skyscrapers in Beirut on the ruins caused by the Lebanese civil war. At the same time their own houses are being bombed in Syria. Co-sponsored by the Middle East & South Asia Studies Program, the Arabic Program, and Every Campus a Refuge-WFU.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us as we learn the basics of Microsoft Word! After this class, attendees will have a solid understanding of basic navigation of Word, knowledge of common tools, as well as the File, Home, Insert, and Page Layout tabs. See you there! Registration is required for this event.
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT classroom)
    A critical part of data workflows is preparing your research data for analysis. Some of this involves data cleaning, in which errors in the data are identified and corrected and formatting is made consistent. OpenRefine (formerly Google Refine) is a powerful, free, and open-source tool for working with messy data. Employing a tool like OpenRefine for data cleanup saves both time and effort. This workshop, which is designed for social scientists, will explore ways to use OpenRefine to effectively clean and format data while keeping track of the changes you make.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT Classroom)
    Fair use is a powerful provision in the copyright law that gives us the right to use copyrighted works without permission of the owners under certain circumstances. Those circumstances are common in both teaching and scholarship, yet fair use remains an under-used and misunderstood right. Join us to learn about fair use, ways to help make fair use determinations, and for open discussion about your fair use questions.
  • ZSR Library, 477
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    If you have attended the Microsoft Word Basics class, and are ready to learn the rest of what Microsoft Word has to offer, then this class is for you! Join us as we explore the References, Mailings, Review, and View tabs, as well as more advanced processes such as performing a Mail Merge, creating and updating a Table of Contents, and Bibliography, and more! See you there! Registration is required for this event.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    The Office of the Dean of the College invites you to learn more about the engaging scholarship of our College colleagues. The New Ideas Series will occur on the third Thursday of each month of the academic year in the ZSR auditorium. *This February date is postponed one week due to Founder’s Day Convocation. The New Ideas Series will focus on the latest research and innovative ideas of our College faculty. Presentations will be brief so we can pack more new ideas into the hour. Four faculty from across the divisions at different stages of their careers will present for 8 minutes each.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    Graphic Novel Book Club is a WFU community interest group that meets throughout the academic semester to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you’re new to the format or a lifelong comics & graphic novels fan, join us for entertaining discussion and a chance to discover your next favorite graphic novel! Spring 2020 Program: Friday, Feb. 7, 4-5pm :The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore Friday, Feb. 28, 4-5pm : DC: The New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke Friday, March 20, 4-5pm : The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman Friday, April 3, 4-5pm : House of M by Brian Michael Bendis Copies of our selected titles are made available to undergraduate student participants with funding from the Student Activity Fee (The Office of Student Engagement). Students must register for the event to receive a copy of the book. Additionally, each of these titles are available on hold at ZSR Library.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us as we learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint! In this class we will explore the PowerPoint interface, as well as the File, Home, Insert, Design, Transitions, and Slide Show tabs. After this class, attendees will be equipped with the knowledge to create and deliver solid presentations with PowerPoint. We hope to see you there! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, 262 Mac Lab
    Explore Wake’s new web hosting solution, WakeSites. WakeSites can be used to build websites for class assignments, research projects, or for your club or organization. WakeSites supports WordPress, Omeka, and Scalar sites, and many more! Come explore what you can create with the click of a button!
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    In this class we will explore and discuss the features of Microsoft Excel. Hands-on activities will allow participants to learn skills needed to use and apply Microsoft Excel in business and personal settings. Class modules include: Introduction to Excel Identifying elements of the Excel interface Exploring and customizing the ribbon and menu items Creating a worksheet Navigating multiple worksheets Formatting worksheet tabs Modifying a Worksheet Manipulating data Inserting, manipulating, and deleting cells, columns, and rows Searching for and replacing data Spell checking a worksheet Formatting a Worksheet Modifying fonts Adding borders and color to cells Applying number formats Aligning cell contents Applying Cell Styles Applying basic Conditional Formatting Calculations Using formulas Inserting Excel functions Organization and Visualization Creating and modifying tables Sorting and filtering data Creating and modifying charts Printing a Worksheet Using Page Layout tools Applying Print Options Security Protecting worksheets and workbooks PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, 665
    Imagine you've just asked your class a difficult question and a student raises their hand. What is the gender of the student? Research over the past several decades reveals that from preschool to college, men still receive more instruction and teacher attention than women and other gender minority students. In this workshop, Steph Trilling, Director of the Women's Center, will facilitate a conversation about gender stereotypes, share relevant research on classroom participation, and provide concrete strategies for how you can counter the "gender participation gap" and create an equitable learning environment for students of all genders in your classroom. Co-sponsored by the Women's Center of Wake Forest University. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    If you enjoyed our Microsoft Excel Basics class, join us for more hands-on activities to help you absorb the material. We will delve into more advanced features of Excel. Class modules include: Managing Multiple Workbooks and Worksheets Using 3-D References in formulas Using links and External References in formulas Applying cell and range names Analysis Tools Applying advanced Conditional Formatting Determining potential outcomes with Data Tables Performing What-if Analysis using Goal Seek and Scenarios Exploring the basics of PivotTables and PivotCharts Managing Worksheet Functionality Adding Data Validation criteria Creating and editing a basic macro Working with Form Controls Examining invalid data and formula errors PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Would you like to take your PowerPoint presentation to the next level? Join us for this workshop where we'll explore PowerPoint's more advanced features including: customizing themes inserting audio and video creating SmartArt graphics setting up triggered animations exploring playback and looping options creating a PowerPoint Photo Album and more! We look forward to seeing you there! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Have you explored Google Drive? Did you know that with Google Drive, you can create, share, and simultaneously collaborate on text documents, spreadsheets, surveys, and presentations? If not, this class is for you! Google Drive is dramatically changing the way we share and collaborate on files! In this fun, hands-on class, we will explore Google Drive's home interface, we will create files with Google Drive, and we will take a look at how to upload and share our own previously created files to Google Drive. Join us! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    In this class, participants will learn the basics of procurement in Workday. Covered topics include: create a requisition request create a supplier request an overview of procurement reports Note: You will learn how to create receipts off of purchase orders created by your requisitions in FIN 103: Invoicing and Receiving in Workday. Registration is required for this event.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    In this class participants will learn the basics of invoicing and receiving in Workday. Covered topics include: create a supplier invoice (Direct Pay Invoice) create a receipt and return an overview of end-user reports Note: If you did not attend FIN 102: Procurement in Workday, you may not have a purchase order ready to create a receipt and return. You will be able to use the job aids to create those two types of documents. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    In honor of Women's History Month there will be a Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies History Panel featuring founding faculty of the Women's Studies department to discuss the creation and evolution of the program since the 1980s. Speakers will include Professors Mary DeShazer, Anne Boyle, Peggy Smith, and Sally Barbour. Current Department Chair Simone Caron will moderate. Wine and cheese reception to follow.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    A reflection on stereotypes of “the Jew” and “the Arab” through 100 years of film, linked with the biographies of four extraordinary Iraqi-Jewish communists. Co-sponsored by the Middle East & South Asia Studies Program, the Arabic Program, and the Jewish Studies Program
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    Graphic Novel Book Club is a WFU community interest group that meets throughout the academic semester to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you’re new to the format or a lifelong comics & graphic novels fan, join us for entertaining discussion and a chance to discover your next favorite graphic novel! Spring 2020 Program: Friday, Feb. 7, 4-5pm :The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore Friday, Feb. 28, 4-5pm : DC: The New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke Friday, March 20, 4-5pm : The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman Friday, April 3, 4-5pm : House of M by Brian Michael Bendis Copies of our selected titles are made available to undergraduate student participants with funding from the Student Activity Fee (The Office of Student Engagement). Students must register for the event to receive a copy of the book. Additionally, each of these titles are available on hold at ZSR Library.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 477
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 665 (CAT Classroom)
    Creative Commons licenses are a useful way to let others know how they can legally reuse copyrighted works to build their own and further share. Learn how to identify Creative Commons licensed materials for use in classroom and scholarly projects, and how to select the best Creative Commons license to maximize the impact and research of your scholarship.
  • ZSR Library, 665
    Tropy allows you to organize and describe photographs of your research material--think of it as a platform that brings together all of those photos from archival research and the notations on those photos that you made in Excel or Word documents! This powerful research organization tool streamlines your archival research processes, and provides an intuitive interface for accessing this research throughout the life of your project. Before attending this workshop, visit tropy.org and download the application to your laptop.
  • ZSR Library 476
    Graphic Novel Book Club is a WFU community interest group that meets throughout the academic semester to discuss graphic novels and comics. Whether you’re new to the format or a lifelong comics & graphic novels fan, join us for entertaining discussion and a chance to discover your next favorite graphic novel! Spring 2020 Program: Friday, Feb. 7, 4-5pm :The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore Friday, Feb. 28, 4-5pm : DC: The New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke Friday, March 20, 4-5pm : The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman Friday, April 3, 4-5pm : House of M by Brian Michael Bendis Copies of our selected titles are made available to undergraduate student participants with funding from the Student Activity Fee (The Office of Student Engagement). Students must register for the event to receive a copy of the book. Additionally, each of these titles are available on hold at ZSR Library.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 477
    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. 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
  • ZSR Library, 665
    Explore Wake’s new web hosting solution, WakeSites. WakeSites can be used to build websites for class assignments, research projects, or for your club or organization. WakeSites supports WordPress, Omeka, and Scalar sites, and many more! Come explore what you can create with the click of a button!