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River Campus Libraries

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With combined holdings of more than 3.5 million volumes and extensive collections of online databases, electronic journals, rare books, and musical scores, Rochester's libraries rank among the top academic research libraries in the United States and Canada.

River Campus Libraries consists of Rush Rhees Library, Carlson Science & Engineering Library, and the Physics-Optics-Astronomy Library (POA). Standing 186 feet high, the tower of Rush Rhees Library has been a symbol of the University since the building opened in 1930.

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Digital Projects and Platforms Workshop Series: Course Sites and Digital Publication

Learn about the potential for creating dynamic course sites and creating public writing projects for your classes. You will be introduced to WordPress and...

Tuesday, June 9 10:00am
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While students regularly engage with analysis of text, this workshop will focus on tools that allow for close and distant reading of time-based media,...

Thursday, June 11 10:00am
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Location-based learning can help ground course content and projects in space and history. This session will include an introduction to StoryMaps, a tool for...

Monday, June 15 10:00am
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Virtual and Augmented Reality, Faculty and students across campus are engaged in thinking about how extended reality, the umbrella term for virtual and...

Wednesday, June 17 10:00am
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Whether creating online exhibits or engaging with primary source materials, the potential for digital projects that utilize cultural heritage materials range...

Monday, June 22 10:00am

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Canceled: Tinkerspace: Intro to Python

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

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