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Science Library Graduate Open House: 2018

Date: Wednesday, August 8 2018

Time: 2:00 - 4:00pm

Location: Science Library (Boyd)

Check out all that UGA Libraries has to offer you! 

These open houses are especially designed for you, our incoming or returning graduate student! We plan to help you get acquainted (or re-acquainted) with library resources and services. Our quick demos and tours are filled with tips and tricks selected specifically to help you with your work as a graduate student at UGA. And did you know each subject has their own librarian? Come meet yours!  We also like to have fun, so you should definitely enter your name into our Dawggone amazing raffle when you visit!

Tour & Demo Times: 2:00, 2:30, 3:00

Raffle: Raffle prizes are gift cards from local restaurants. Raffle winners will be drawn after every tour. 

Historic Fanzine Exhibit: Visit our pop-up exhibit, curated by the Hargrett Rare Books & Manuscript Library, on historic science fiction fanzines at UGA Libraries.

Demos

Tours

An overview of library resources: 

  • Library website
  • Catalog (Books/eBooks)
  • Subject Databases 
  • Research Guides
  • Web of Science
  • Google Scholar
  • Endnote
  • iWall 
  • HighPerformance Computers  
  • Writing Center
  • Think Tank (Silent  Study)  
  • Quiet Study Room
  • Individual Study Carrels
  • Collaborative Study
  •  Movable Furniture
  • White Boards & Beanbags
  • Leisure Books
  • New Books
  • Exhibit Displays

    Makerspace

  • Virtual Reality (HTC Vive and Oculus Rift)
  • 3D Printers
  • Arduino microcontrollers
  • littleBits 
  • Raspbery Pi minicomputers
  • Roland STIKA vinyl cutter
  • Laser cutter
  • Soldering irons

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Historic Fanzine Image