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Workshops and Events at SCAD Libraries: In-Person Workshops & Events

In-Person Workshops and Events

Workshops and special events are offered in-person in various SCAD Libraries locations:

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Paws in the Library

Coming Winter 2017!

Paws in the Library

Coming Winter 2017!

Workshops and Events at ACA Library Atlanta

WINTER 2017

January 6 // Making Your Artists’ Books Last
Friday, 1:00-4:00 p.m., ACA Library, Room 550C

  • Join us to learn how to avoid damage to your artists’ book and print editions once they are sold. Participants will learn how to make two common types of enclosures used in libraries, museums, and with book dealers. RSVP to emcnally@scad.edu before January 6.

January 26-27 // Civic Engagement + Art
Thursday & Friday, All Day, ACA Library, Near Library Entrance

  • Come participate in an interactive display about how artists can become civically engaged in their community. There will be library resources on hand and space to engage artistically.

January 27 // Friday Finds
Friday, 1:00-3:00 p.m., ACA Library, Near Library Entrance

  • In conjunction with our Civic Engagement + Art event, come check out some of our special collections materials that blur the line of art and activism.

January 31 // Pop-Up Library
Tuesday, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., The Hub

  • The library is coming to you! Come check out some of our best TV themed books and DVDs in celebration of the upcoming aTVfest. Staff from the ACA Library and Writers’ Studio will be on hand to check out materials and answer any questions.

February 16 // Paws in the Library: Therapy Animals!
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., ACA Library, near Trois Gallery

  • Feeling stressed? Missing your furry friends at home? Drop by the library for some quality time with local therapy dogs in this event coordinated by Counseling and Support Services and the ACA Library.

February 17 // Friday Finds
Friday, 1:00-3:00 p.m., ACA Library, Near Library Entrance  

  • Interested in the Artists' Book Collection but don't have a field trip or time for an individual appointment this quarter? Come check out a selection of flip books for fun and inspiration. #flipbookfriday posts encouraged.

 

**FYE stamps given for all ACA library events**
Email: ref_atl@scad.edu for more details
Registration is not required

Workshops and Events at the Hong Kong Library

January 6-7 // Generate

Friday, 12:00 p.m. - Saturday 12:00 p.m., SCAD Hong Kong

  • Join the SCAD community in a 24 hour design challenge where you can create a zine, artist book or a upcycled garment. This event is open to all students located in Hong Kong, and there will be cash prizes for the best work! 

 

Workshops and Events at Jen Library Savannah

WINTER 2017

January 27 // Anatomy of a Presentation
Friday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Arnold Hall, Room 142

  • The SCAD Savannah Speakers Lab and the Jen Library are teaming up to teach you more about professional presentation skills. Join us to learn about finding information for presentations, visualizing that information, and citing your sources. Registration for this workshop is hosted through the Speakers Lab.  

January 27 // MA/MFA Thesis Workshop
Friday, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m., Clarence Thomas Center for Historic Preservation, Chapel

  • Please join us for the Winter thesis workshop, hosted by Professor Celeste Guichard from architectural history. As part of this interactive discussion of the thesis process, staff from graduate studies, SCAD Libraries, and The Writers' Studio will also be on hand to answer your questions. 

February 23 // "Concept to Completion" Portfolio Building For Fashion
Thursday - Three separate sessions at 11am, 2pm and 4pm, Jen Library, Lab 108

  • Designers create portfolios to present how their unique vision addresses current issues in their industry. In this workshop, get hands-on support combining ideation, evidence and visuals in a successful portfolio. Co-hosted by CAS and SCAD Libraries. Must RSVP on the SCAD Job Portal

February 24 // "Concept to Completion" Portfolio Building For Design
Friday - Three separate sessions at 11am, 2pm and 4pm, Jen Library, Lab 108

  • Designers create portfolios to present how their unique vision addresses current issues in their industry. In this workshop, get hands-on support combining ideation, evidence and visuals in a successful portfolio. Co-hosted by CAS and SCAD Libraries. Must RSVP on the SCAD Job Portal

F.Y.E. Passport Library Stamps:

Savannah freshmen, need to get your F.Y.E. Jen Library stamp? Visit the library service desk to complete a 10-15 minute, self-guided activity that will introduce you to the library's information resources, space and services. Then, share on Instagram how #scadlibrariesinspire you, to earn a bonus prize.