Open House at the Library, August 22

Drop by the University Libraries’ Open House on Wednesday, August 22, 2-4 p.m., on the second floor of the John C. Hodges Library (view a map). Meet the librarian who specializes in your discipline. Take a quick tour. Learn about library resources.

Undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, and staff are invited to join us to…

  • Meet the librarian who specializes in your discipline
  • • your guide to subject-specific library resources
    • one-on-one research consultations available

  • Tour our spaces
  • • millions of books
    • quiet and collaborative study areas
    • cutting-edge technology, including the Studio media lab, equipment checkout (laptops, cameras, more), GIS, 3D printing, and NEW virtual reality and video/photo rooms

  • Sign up for interlibrary loan (borrow books from other libraries) and Library Express (books delivered to the UT library nearest you)
  • Register with UT’s Office of Information Technology for help with email and web accounts
  • Learn about free citation management tools like Zotero and EndNote that can help you organize your research and generate a bibliography as you write
  • Learn about the Scholars’ Collaborative:
  • • Open Publishing Support Fund to underwrite publication in peer-reviewed open access journals
    • helps authors retain their copyrights
    • help with managing your research data

and…

  • Play games!
  • Win prizes!

Graduate Commons Officially Open

The long-awaited space just for graduate students in Hodges Library is now officially open to all graduate students.

UT graduate students gather for a meeting in the Graduate Commons at Hodges Library