Events

All Washington Univerisity Libraries events are free and open to all unless otherwise indicated. Registration may be required for some activities.

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  • March 2, 2020 • 10 AM – 3 PM
  • John M. Olin Library

Receive a passport and visit all of the Danforth Campus libraries by April 15. Once you receive stamps from all 10 libraries you will be eligible to win exciting prizes.

  • March 4, 2020 • 11 AM – 12 PM
  • Brauer Hall, Rm. 12

Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae (SciENcv) allows users to create online NIH and NSF approved biosketches.

  • March 18, 2020 • 3 PM – 7 PM
  • Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library

Join us for this one-day event to fight the information gender gap by creating and improving Wikipedia articles related to women and feminist artists.

  • March 19, 2020 • 12 PM – 1:30 PM
  • Olin Library, Rm. 142

Though literary translation is becoming a more widely-taught craft at universities, and gaining more press in the literary scene, connecting to publishers remains very informal and difficult for aspiring literary translators. This forum and roundtable discussion will discuss strategies and resources that can help students interested in literary translation pursue work in the literary translation field.

  • March 20, 2020 • 2 PM – 4 PM
  • Olin Library, Newman Exploration Center

Join us for a discussion with current and former Washington University students about international service and how you can channel your passions into service trips.

  • March 21, 2020 • 10 AM – 12 PM
  • Walker Hall, Papermaking Studio

In the papermaking studio in the basement of Walker Hall, Michael Powell will guide attendees through the process of making paper. This hands-on demonstration and workshop will be paired with a discussion of the history of paper and how it relates to the rare book collections in the library.

  • March 21, 2020 • 2 PM – 4 PM
  • Walker Hall, Papermaking Studio

In the papermaking studio in the basement of Walker Hall, Michael Powell will guide attendees through the process of making paper. This hands-on demonstration and workshop will be paired with a discussion of the history of paper and how it relates to the rare book collections in the library.

  • March 25, 2020 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Becker Medical Library

March’s Book Club selection is The Anatomist’s Apprentice by Tessa Harris.

  • March 31, 2020 • 2 PM – 3 PM
  • Olin Library, Rm. 142

This training workshop for Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) is offered to fulfill a National Science Foundation continuing education requirement of at least one face-to-face education session each fiscal year.

  • April 1, 2020 • 11 AM – 12 PM
  • Brauer Hall, Rm. 12

ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is an initiative to build an open, non-profit and community-based registry of unique researcher identifiers. Unique identifiers help your friends, institutions (such as your current and future employers) and funding agencies link your research activities and outputs to you specifically.

  • April 15, 2020 • 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Olin Library, Rm. 142

Students are welcome to join University Libraries for this Money Smart Week Event. Pizza will be served.

  • April 16, 2020 • 3 PM – 5 PM
  • Olin Library, Rm. 142 and Newman Exploration Center

Winners of the 2019 Newman Exploration Travel Fund will discuss their trips during a panel discussion and poster session.

  • April 20, 2020 • 2 PM – 3 PM
  • Olin Library, Rm. 142

This training workshop for Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) is offered to fulfill a National Science Foundation continuing education requirement of at least one face-to-face education session each fiscal year.

  • April 22, 2020 • 6 PM – 8 PM
  • Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library and Kemper Art Museum

Washington University students are welcome to an art-filled finals study break. Featuring free snacks, fun activities, and more.