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Events and Workshops

Current Exhibits at Shields Library

Upcoming Events

Mindfulness Tea Meditation

Tuesdays | 9:30 – 9:45am
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

15 minutes of practice for less anxiety and stress. You will need a bowl, tea and hot water for the session.

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Giving Credit Where Credit is Due (Avoid Plagiarism)

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 | 3:10 – 4:30pm
Location: Shields Library Instruction Lab Rm. 165

Learn principles of citing sources in MLA (Modern Language Association) and APA (American Psychological Association) styles. Expand your understanding of paraphrases, summaries and quotations, and discover tools to help you create citations. Co-presented with the Academic Assistance and Tutoring Center (AATC).

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AggieOpen Invited Speaker: Marco Seiferle-Valencia

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 | 11:00am
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

The UC Davis Library’s AggieOpen program is thrilled to host Open Education Librarian & Assistant Professor Marco Seiferle-Valencia as our invited speaker for 2024. Professor Marco Seiferle-Valencia will present “Generative AI, Open Education, and Climate Catastrophe.”

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Open Access Support Workshop

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 | 12:00 1:00pm
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

Find out how to get help with the publishing process, financial support, and any questions you may have about open access publishing for articles or books. Open to everyone, including faculty, researchers, graduate students, grant administrators and departmental finance officers.

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Creative Writing Series: Lydia Conklin — Reading and Q&A

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 | 4:30 – 6:00pm
Location: Shields Library 205 and online (register for Zoom link)

Join us for a reading and Q&A with author Lydia Conklin.

Conklin has received numerous grants, prizes and fellowships for their fiction. They have drawn cartoons for The New Yorker and Narrative Magazine, and graphic fiction for The Believer, Lenny Letter, and the Steppenwolf Theater in Chicago. Their story collection, Rainbow Rainbow, was longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Award and The Story Prize. Their novel, Songs of No Provenance, is forthcoming in 2025.

This event is free and open to all.

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Karen MacNeil: Writing in the Wine World

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 | 5:30 – 8:00pm
Location: Sensory Theater, Robert Mondavi Institute

Join us for this welcome reception and lecture. Our Archives and Special Collections team will have a a curated pop-up exhibit of related works.

Karen MacNeil is one of the top wine professionals in the United States. Her deep understanding of wine and engaging style are evident in her book, The Wine Bible, recently released in its third edition.

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Open Access Support Workshop

Thursday, April 18, 2024 | 10:00 11:00am
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

Find out how to get help with the publishing process, financial support, and any questions you may have about open access publishing for articles or books. Open to everyone, including faculty, researchers, graduate students, grant administrators and departmental finance officers.

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Open Access Support Workshop

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 | 12:00 1:00pm
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

Find out how to get help with the publishing process, financial support, and any questions you may have about open access publishing for articles or books. Open to everyone, including faculty, researchers, graduate students, grant administrators and departmental finance officers.

Register

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Open Access Support Workshop

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 | 12:00 1:00pm
Location: Online (register for Zoom link)

Find out how to get help with the publishing process, financial support, and any questions you may have about open access publishing for articles or books. Open to everyone, including faculty, researchers, graduate students, grant administrators and departmental finance officers.

Register