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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:

Featured Events & Photos

Artists' Books Symposium & Competition

Spring 2017

SCAD Libraries Bookmark Contest

Spring 2017

Workshops and Events at ACA Library Atlanta

Spring 2017

April 6 // SCADstyle Pop Up Library in the Hub 
Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., The Hub

  • Come to the Hub to check out some of the library’s best style-themed materials to inspire you and prepare you for SCADstyle. Librarians will be on hand in the Hub to check out books, DVDs, and answer questions.

April 14 // Friday Finds - Student Artists’ Books from past competitions
Friday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., ACA Library Entrance

  • Curious about the artists' book collection but don't have a class visit scheduled? Come check out a selection of past student made artists' books and get inspired to make your own for the student artists' book competition in May.

April 27 // Paws of Love: Activities and Discussion
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., ACA Library, near Trois Gallery

  • Come learn how to de-stress through activities and a discussion centered around dogs. Though no dogs will appear at this event, the stress-relieving qualities of dogs are transferrable through many mediums and we want to help you find the one that works for you! This event coordinated by CS3.

May 11 // 10th Annual Artists’ Book Symposium
Thursday, ACA Library, Trois Library 

  • Join us in the library for a day about artists' books and photo books. Hear from recent alumni, self-published artists, local and regional book publishers, and artists making books. Learn about the process from how artists and publishers find each other to the final product and distribution. Final schedule of events to be announced early April. See: http://scad.libguides.com/artistsbooks/symposium   

May 12 // 10th Annual Artists’ Book Student Competition
Friday, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. ACA Library, Trois Library 

  • Come visit the artists' book petting zoo! Join us as we look through all of the artists' book competition entries from Atlanta and Savannah students. Stick around for the awards ceremony at 2 p.m. where you will be able to meet the artists and hear them speak about their work. Light refreshments to follow. http://scad.libguides.com/artistsbooks/symposium

May 19 // Friday Finds– Favorite Artists’ Books
Friday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., ACA Library, Near Library Entrance  

  • Drop by the library for a casual look through some of our favorite artists' books. As the school year winds down, we invite you to escape for a few minutes into some creative works and chat with your friendly librarians.   

May 22 // Stress Free Zone: Bibliotherapy
Thursday, 1:00-3:00 p.m., ACA Library, near Trois Gallery

  • Join the Counseling and Student Support Services (CS3) team in the ACA Library for an afternoon of stress free fun. There will be snacks, games and activities to help you relax. CS3 will also have a list of books and movies that are great for building your mental health. Come and have a seat on the "Counseling Couch" where you have access to a counseling intern for quick advice and tips about managing stress.

 

**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.