October 2018: What’s Happening in the Libraries?

Check out these events planned for October :

October 3    Curator’s Talk: The World Wars and their Impact on Vanderbilt, Special Collections,  11:15am-12:00pm

October 4    Memorizing the Future: Collecting in the 21st Century, John Gerrard, Dublin: Art Executable, Community Room, 6:00pm-7:00pm

October 5    DS Workshop: Introduction to the Open Science Framework (OSF), Central Library 418A 11:10am-12:00pm

October  5    R For Data Science: Workflow: Projects & Tibbles with tibble, Central Library 800BB, 1:00pm-2:30pm

October 10    Curator’s Talk: A Brief History of Television Advertising, Special Collections,  11:15am-12:00pm

October 11    Jewish Studies/ Lecture Series: Pogrom: Kishinev and the Tilt of History, Central Library 612A Poetry Room, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

October 11     Author Reading: Blas Falconer, Community Room, 7:00pm-9:00pm

October 11-13  Homecoming: Exhibition Lectures (contact Special Collections for details)

October 12     DS Workshop: Introduction to GitHub, Central Library 418A 11:10am-12:00pm

October 12     Women at Vanderbilt: A Walking Tour and Reception, Tours begin at the Women’s Center, 3:00pm and 4:00pm

October 15     Open Mind: Informed Citizenship and the Economics of Information panel discussion Community Room, 4:00pm-6:00pm

October 17     Curator’s Talk: The South in 1960s Pulp Fiction Novels, Special Collections,  11:15am-12:00pm

October 19     Welcome to R/R Studio, Central Library 800BB, 1:00pm – 2:30pm

October 24     Curator’s Talk: Alchemy and Medicine, Special Collections,  11:15am-12:00pm

October 25     Open Access: Fair Use in Teaching and Scholarship: Melissa Smith Levine and Kyle Courtney, Community Room, 11:00am – 2:30pm (with lunch)

October 26    DS Workshop: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Geospatial Applications, Central Library 418A 11:10am-12:00pm

October 26     R For Data Science: Data Import with readr and Tidy Data with tidyr, Central Library 800BB, 1:00pm – 2:30pm

October 31    Curator’s Talk: Demonology and Grimoires, Special Collections,  11:15am-12:00pm

October 31   Frankenreads—Celebrating the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein (watch for times and locations)


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