Library Workshops

To schedule a workshop for your class, department, or student group, please fill out a request.

*Note: to book a class for your course with our Instruction department, please use this form.

How to Find Job Ads

Oct24

How to Find Job Ads picLearn various ways to search for your dream job, using proven methods and approaches. Co-presented with University Career Services. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit.

Register Now Tue, Oct 24th 10:50 - 11:50 am Room 205

3-D Printing

Oct25

3-D Printing picLearn the basics of 3-D printing, available to students, faculty, and staff through the UTC Library Studio. Understand the process of additive manufacturing, how to start building your own designs, and the equipment available through Studio. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit. Please note: This workshop is limited to 12 participants, so early registration is encouraged.

Register Now Wed, Oct 25th 4:00 - 5:00 pm Studio, Room 305

How to Ace a Career Interview

Oct26

How to Ace a Career Interview picImpress your interviewers and increase your chances of hearing "You're Hired!" Co-presented with University Career Services. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit.

Register Now Thu, Oct 26th 10:50 - 11:50 am Room 202

How to Edit Wikipedia

Nov1

How to Edit Wikipedia picGain a hands-on introduction to begin writing and editing your own Wikis and learn a little about the background, practices, and informational value of this free, collaborative encyclopedia.  This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit.

Register Now Wed, Nov 1st 2:00 - 2:30 pm Room 201

Introduction to Legal Research

Nov1

Introduction to Legal Research picWhat was the outcome of Batman v. Commissioner? Is it legal to eat roadkill in Tennessee? Learn how to answer these and other burning legal questions in this introduction to legal research. Participants will learn how the U.S. legal system works and how to find court cases, federal statutes, local laws, and more.

Register Now Wed, Nov 1st 2:00 - 3:15 pm Room 321

Introduction to Legal Research

Nov2

Introduction to Legal Research picWhat was the outcome of Batman v. Commissioner? Is it legal to eat roadkill in Tennessee? Learn how to answer these and other burning legal questions in this introduction to legal research. Participants will learn how the U.S. legal system works and how to find court cases, federal statutes, local laws, and more.

Register Now Thu, Nov 2nd 10:50 am - 12:05 pm Room 321

Getting Started with EndNote Desktop

Nov2

Getting Started with EndNote Desktop picLearn how to use EndNote Desktop to save time and frustration. EndNote Desktop is best suited for graduate students and faculty; undergraduate students are encouraged to ask library staff about EndNote Online.

Register Now Thu, Nov 2nd 1:40 - 3:10 pm Room 321

How to Read a Scholarly Article

Nov8

Are you having trouble reading scholarly articles? Confused or overwhelmed about the different sections? Come to this short workshop and learn some tips and tricks for tackling tough reading, find out what research looks like in different disciplines, and practice reading an article to pull relevant information.

Register Now Wed, Nov 8th 10:00 - 10:30 am Room 205

Photoshop Essentials

Nov8

Photoshop Essentials picPhotoshop is ubiquitous -- it’s sometimes even used as a verb -- but how can you begin to use it? This workshop introduces the basic Photoshop interface as well as essential functions such as pixel selection, image sizing and adjustment, layering, and the plethora of available tools. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit. Please note: This workshop is limited to 12 participants, so early registration is encouraged.

Register Now Wed, Nov 8th 4:00 - 5:00 pm Studio, 3rd floor, Room 305

Secrets of Google

Nov9

Secrets of Google picHow much do you really know about the world’s favorite search engine? In this workshop, we’ll open up the hood to take a look at how Google really works. Learn about hidden tools, secret hacks, custom searches and more!

Register Now Thu, Nov 9th 2:00 - 2:30 pm Room 204

Using Primary Sources in the Humanities

Nov9

Attend this hands-on workshop to learn more about incorporating primary source resources in your assignments. Together, we’ll explore materials available from the Library, Special Collections, and beyond.

Register Now Thu, Nov 9th 3:10 - 3:40 pm Room 205

Secrets of Google

Nov10

Secrets of Google picHow much do you really know about the world’s favorite search engine? In this workshop, we’ll open up the hood to take a look at how Google really works. Learn about hidden tools, secret hacks, custom searches and more!

Register Now Fri, Nov 10th 11:00 - 11:30 am Room 204

How to Find Job Ads

Nov13

How to Find Job Ads picLearn various ways to search for your dream job, using proven methods and approaches. Co-presented with University Career Services. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit.

Register Now Mon, Nov 13th 2:00 - 3:00 pm Room 205

Using Primary Sources in the Humanities

Nov13

Using Primary Sources in the Humanities picAttend this hands-on workshop to learn more about incorporating primary source resources in your assignments. Together, we’ll explore materials available from the Library, Special Collections, and beyond.

Register Now Mon, Nov 13th 3:30 - 4:00 pm Room 205

How to Read a Scholarly Article

Nov14

Are you having trouble reading scholarly articles? Confused or overwhelmed about the different sections? Come to this short workshop and learn some tips and tricks for tackling tough reading, find out what research looks like in different disciplines, and practice reading an article to pull relevant information.

Register Now Tue, Nov 14th 3:10 - 3:40 pm Room 205

How to Ace a Career Interview

Nov15

How to Ace a Career Interview picImpress your interviewers and increase your chances of hearing "You're Hired!" Co-presented with University Career Services. This workshop is eligible for ThinkAchieve Beyond the Classroom Experience credit.

Register Now Wed, Nov 15th 2:00 - 3:00 pm Room 202