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SCAD Libraries Workshops & Events: Upcoming Workshops

Sharpen your research and information skills with SCAD Libraries' workshops.

Winter 2023 Workshops

Winter Quarter 2023 Workshops

Check back soon for winter quarter workshops.

Looking for recorded sessions? Click Recorded Workshops in the yellow navigation tabs above.

Event flier with pictures of an astronaut, drawn image of bearded men holding spears, and an old Empire Railway advertisement, all from the Internet Archive inviting you to join scad Libraries for the Database Discovery Series about the Internet Archive on Wednesday, October 19th at 11 A M E D T via Zoom. Discover what makes the Internet Archive the largest, most accessed online repository of digital cultural artifacts. Participants will explore everything from animation clips to legacy software to digitized books and leave with techniques, tricks, and tools for leveraging this resource. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
Event flier information overlaid on image of magnifying glasses of different sizes on a dark teal background inviting you to the Research Roundtable: Nuance & Specialized Research workshop on Friday, October 21st at one P M E D T via Zoom. This roundtable will discuss the research process from a variety of perspectives and disciplines at scad. The research process becomes more nuanced and specialized with increased exposure to specific disciplines, and this roundtable will explore how the processes and research strategies differ across creative fields. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
White event flier with black and orange accents in a midcentury style with an image of an ink sketch of a hand followed by an invitation to join scad Libraries for the Open Sketch in the Library workshop on Friday, October 28th at 1 PM E D T in-person in Atlanta and Savannah. Take a sketch break at the library! Library staff will pull a wide range of books from scad Libraries’ collections for drawing inspiration and will provide drawing supplies. After the event, participants’ sketches will be displayed alongside inspirational books. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u
Black event flier with watermelon accents reminiscent of the 1980’s in style with a watermelon and chartreuse handheld game controller inviting you to join scad Libraries to the Retro Gamer workshop on Wednesday, November 2nd at 4 P M E D T via Zoom. Travel back in time to explore gaming’s greatest hits and deep cuts. Attendees will tour a selection of obscure web resources related to vintage video games and are encouraged to share their favorite places to geek out over video games. This workshop is the place to find inspiration and community around retro games. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
White event flier with deep blue accent color and image of a yellow, red, green, and deep blue map with a location pin dropped on top inviting you to join scad Libraries for a Virtual Library Tour on Friday, September 16th at 11 A M E D T and Friday, September 23rd at 1 P M E D T via Zoom. Get an inside look at all that scad Libraries have to offer. Join the library staff to explore the myriad resources and services available for students throughout the quarter and beyond. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
Blue event flier with light blue and white accents inviting you to the scad Library Atlanta Open House on Friday, September 23rd from two to three P M E D T at scad Library, Atlanta. Drop by the scad Library to learn about the full range of library resources and services offered to enhance research and creative projects. Library staff will be on hand to suggest print and electronic resources related to all scad majors and show students how to take full advantage of the many student-focused services the library offers.  For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
Beige event flier with orange and yellow accents reminiscent of a retro 1970’s style inviting you to join scad Libraries for the Graduate Research and Writing: Best Practices for Success workshop on Wednesday, September 28th at 6 P M E D T in-person in Savannah and available on Zoom. Explore strategies and resources for success in this graduate-level workshop presented by The Writers’ Studio and scad Libraries. Discussion will include standards for graduate research, identifying valid sources, ethical source use, and writing strategies. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
Birds eye view of a tropical forest. Event information in semi-transparent white overlay box inviting you to join scad Libraries for the Database Discovery Series Workshop about Building Green on Wednesday, October 5th at 11 A M E D T via Zoom. Join an expert company representative from Building Green to discover what makes this database the leading resource for building professionals seeking information about sustainable and environmentally-oriented design. Participants will learn techniques, tricks, and tools for leveraging this resource and will have the opportunity to participate in a Q and A session following the presentation. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.
Purple event flier with red, pink, yellow, and white accents in a Bauhaus style inviting you to join scad Libraries for the Advanced Search Techniques workshop on Friday, October 7th at 1 P M E D T via Zoom. Take database searching to the next level with advanced search skills and techniques that will connect you to the perfect resources. Join scad Librarians to explore tools like Boolean operators, controlled vocabularies, citation chasing and more. For more information, visit scad dot lib guides dot com slash workshops or email library at scad dot e d u.

More Workshops

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To view past workshops about special collections, research skills, and databases, click Recorded Workshops in the yellow navigation tabs above.