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Wed, 2015-09-02 14:00
Wed, Sep 2, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discu

Introduction to Linux

Tue, 2015-09-01 17:30
Tue, Sep 1, 2015: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM Edge: Workshop Room This two-day / six-unit course will provide students with a basic introduction to Linux systems in use in many research departments around campus. Attendees will have access to a Linux computational server to practice various tasks and perform labs in order to familiarize themselves with the environment. The class materials will cover a variety of tasks from th

Sakai Quick Start

Tue, 2015-09-01 13:30
Tue, Sep 1, 2015: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) This workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and staff preparing to use Sakai the knowledge necessary to create and manage a course or project site. During the session, we will provide an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used tools and how to navigage the settings of a site.

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-08-27 17:00
Thu, Aug 27, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discus

Duke University Libraries: Movie on the Quad

Thu, 2015-08-27 01:00
Duke University Libraries will sponsor a film on the Quadrangle on Wednesday, August 26th at 9pm. The East Campus Libraries-Lilly Library and the Music Library-are at the center of your academic work and leisure activities. We have librarians on call all day to provide you with research assistance in person, via telephone and chat reference. In addition, don't forget Lilly Library's exceptional DVD collection as well as the Music Library's truly wonderful collection of CD's representing music

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 2015-08-26 14:00
Wed, Aug 26, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online disc

Exhibit: Languages of Anatomy: From Vesalius to the Digital Age

Mon, 2015-08-24 04:00
This exhibit celebrates the five hundredth anniversary of the birth of Andreas Vesalius and the medical advances he inspired with his groundbreaking study of human anatomy, "On the Fabric of the Human Body" (1543). During the same year Copernicus published "On the Revolution of the Celestial Spheres," transforming the way we understood our place in the macrocosm, Vesalius was excavating the microcosm of the human body to see what makes us tick. Medical knowledge was no longer to be gained by stu

Exhibit: Sidney D. Gamble in China, 1908-1932

Mon, 2015-08-24 04:00
Photographs of China from the early twentieth century are relatively uncommon. Of those images that survived the political upheaval, most were taken by foreign travelers whose photos returned home with them. Such was the case with the extensive photographic work of renowned sociologist and China scholar Sidney Gamble (1890-1968). This exhibition, curated by faculty, library staff, and Duke students, provides an intimate view of China during this important historical period. A companion documenta

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-08-20 17:00
Thu, Aug 20, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discus

Warpwire: Streaming Videos and More

Thu, 2015-08-20 14:00
Thu, Aug 20, 2015: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Learn how to use Duke's newest streaming service, Warpwire. We will cover how to create a library (in Sakai and the standalone website), share with groups and indivduals, upload films, audio, images, and webcam recordings. The workshop will also cover the changes to the multimedia discussion tool in Sakai, Voice Thread.

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 2015-08-19 14:00
Wed, Aug 19, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online disc

Sakai Quick Start

Tue, 2015-08-18 17:00
Tue, Aug 18, 2015: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) This workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and staff preparing to use Sakai the knowledge necessary to create and manage a course or project site. During the session, we will provide an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used tools and how to navigage the settings of a site.

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-08-13 17:00
Thu, Aug 13, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discus

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 2015-08-12 14:00
Wed, Aug 12, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online disc

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-08-06 17:00
Thu, Aug 6, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discuss

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 2015-08-05 14:00
Wed, Aug 5, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discu

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-07-30 17:00
Thu, Jul 30, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discus

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 2015-07-29 14:00
Wed, Jul 29, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online disc

Comics Trivia Night at Fullsteam

Fri, 2015-07-24 01:00
Join the Duke University Libraries and Durham Comics Fest for a night of comics-themed trivia at Fullsteam Brewery in downtown Durham. Test your knowledge of superheroes, women in comics, popular media depictions of comics, and more. Duke's Rubenstein Library is home to one of the largest archival comic collections in the world. Our comics trivia night will coincide with Durham Comics Fest on July 25, an annual, all-ages celebration of comics and graphic novels organized by the Durham County Lib

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 2015-07-23 17:00
Thu, Jul 23, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 026 Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discus

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