Need research help? We’re coming to your residence hall.

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Take out logo2Announcing UT Libraries Take Out: Reference and Research Assistance in the Residence Halls. November 4 thru November 21 — just in time for final papers — librarians will be in residence halls to provide one-on-one research and reference assistance. Need help finding scholarly articles, evaluating sources, or organizing your bibliography? Look for the “UT Libraries Take Out” logo for the times and places you can receive specialized assistance.


Apartment Residence Tues, Nov. 5
Tues, Nov. 12
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
South Carrick Tues, Nov. 5
Thu, Nov. 14
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
North Carrick Thu, Nov. 7
Thu, Nov. 14
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Clement Mon, Nov. 11
Mon, Nov. 18
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Hess Hall Mon, Nov. 4
Mon, Nov. 11
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Humes Hall Sun, Nov. 10
Tues, Nov. 19
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Laurel Apartments Thu, Nov. 7
Thu, Nov. 14
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Massey Wed, Nov. 6
Wed, Nov. 13
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Morrill Mon, Nov. 11
Wed, Nov. 20
4-6 pm
4-6 pm
Reese Mon, Nov. 11
Sun, Nov. 17
4-6 pm
6-8 pm
Volunteer Wed, Nov. 13
Tues, Nov. 19
4-6 pm
6-8 pm

Workshop: Measuring Research

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A workshop open to all UT faculty, staff, and students:

Measuring Research: Understanding Citation Counts and Impact Factors
Wednesday, September 15
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Hodges Library, Room 211

This workshop will provide an overview of ways to analyze scholarly output, including citation counts, the h-Index, the Eigenfactor, and impact factors. Web of Science and Journal Citation Reports will be demonstrated during the hands-on portion of the session. Instructors: Donna Braquet, Associate Professor, Life Sciences Librarian; Peter Fernandez, Assistant Professor, Agriculture and Natural Resources Librarian. All UT faculty, staff and students are invited. Limited seating of 30. Please RSVP by Sept. 13 to

Library Workshops this week: Learn How!

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Designed to make you a better student! Improve your productivity in the library by attending the University Libraries workshops and studio courses. Workshops cover the basics of doing research to the use of specific resources. Studio short courses teach how to use design, film editing and Apple iLife software

Library Workshops this week include:

Tuesday, September 18:

4-5 PM – GarageBand: Sound Editing, the Studio

Wednesday, September 19:

10-11 AM – Accessing Data from the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) Data Archive, Hodges Room 211

3-4 PM – Web of Science–a focus on its new interface and additional features, Hodges 211

4-5 PM – iWeb: Web Authoring, the Studio

Visit for more information and to register!

Library Workshops & Studio Courses: Mar. 1 -8

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Finding Books (and other materials) in the Library Catalog
Thurs, Mar. 1st, 11:10 am – 12:10 pm 127 Hodges Library

EndNote Web
Thurs, Mar. 1st, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 211 Hodges Library

Finding Articles
Mon, Mar. 5th, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 127 Hodges Library

Cross-National Time Series Data at UT
Tues, Mar. 6th, 10:00 am – Noon 211 Hodges Library

Introduction to GPS: The Global Positioning System
Tues, Mar. 6th, Noon – 1:00 pm 127 Hodges Library

Audiostreaming Databases: Bringing a World of Music to a Computer Near You
Wed, Mar. 7th, 10:00 am – 11:00 am 127 Hodges Library

Unlocking the Labyrinth: Library Resources for Medieval Studies
Wed, Mar. 7th, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm 211 Hodges Library

Searching for Alternatives to Lab Animals
Note: Class will take place in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital on the Ag Campus Computer Classroom – Room A213A
Thurs, Mar. 8th, Noon – 1:00 pm

Studio Short Courses – 251 Hodges Library

Photoshop: Poster Concepts
Mon, Mar. 5th, 3:35 pm – 4:35 pm

Photoshop: Photo Touchup
Tues, Mar. 6th, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Photoshop: Photo Collage
Wed, Mar. 7th, 3:35 pm – 4:35 pm

Photoshop: Ready for the Web
Thurs, Mar. 8th, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

For more information or to register for a workshop or course go to

Library Workshops & Studio Courses: Feb. 19 -28

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Evaluating Information
Mon. Feb. 19th, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 127 Hodges Library

Finding Information about Immigration and Immigration Services
Wed, Feb. 21st, 10:10 am – 11:05 am 127 Hodges Library

Studio Short Courses – 251 Hodges Library

iLife – Introduction to Digital Video: iMovie
Sun, Feb. 25th, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Editing Digital Video: iMovie
Sun, Feb. 25th, 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

iLife – Advanced Editing: iMovie
Sun, Feb. 25th, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

iLife – Scoring Your Movie: GarageBand
Sun, Feb. 25th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

iLife – DVD Authoring: iDVD
Sun, Feb. 25th, 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm

iLife – Web Authoring: iWeb
Sun, Feb. 25th, 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Beyond GarageBand: Introduction to Pro Tools
Tues, Feb. 27th, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Beyond iMovie: Introduction to Final Cut Pro
Wed, Feb. 28th, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

For more information or to register for a workshop or course go to