Events Calendar

vector illustration of a file with a grid on it
Oct
26
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join us for this virtual workshop. Do you use a spreadsheet program in your work and wish you could take greater advantage of it? Or do you regularly use Excel or Google Sheets to enter or store data that you will eventually analyze in R, SPSS, or another data analysis program? This workshop will help make your life easier.
black circles stacked
Oct
27
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Do you work with databases and want to understand them better or learn how to query them? Or do you work with spreadsheets and wonder if a relational database is for you? This introductory workshop sequence is designed for folks with no programming background.
Wordpress logo with blue background
Oct
28
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Have you been curious about Wordpress, but not sure how to get started or hesitant to jump in? Are you wanting to setup a digital humanities project with Wordpress and need technical knowledge? Join the UO Libraries in this 3 part workshop series. We'll be diving into how to use Wordpress via UO Blogs.
tidyr logo in orange hexagon
Oct
30
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Have you been curious about R but hesitatant to dive in? Would you like to develop reproducible code for processing, cleaning, and visualizing your data? Join us for a 6-part workshop series introducing you to R and the RStudio development environment and to the tidyverse. The tidyverse is a coherent system of R packages for data manipulation, exploration and visualization that share a common design philosophy.
Python logo
Nov
2
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Are you interested in getting started in coding but, haven't had the resources and teaching services to start? Data Services is offering a two-part introductory online series on Python that gently exposes attendees to the world of Python. These workshops are oriented towards very beginner and no-experience coders, as well as those interested in getting started with Python. These workshops use Software Carpentry's introductory Python workshop series and are conducted in Jupyter Notebooks and taught through live Zoom meetings.
black circles stacked
Nov
3
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Do you work with databases and want to understand them better or learn how to query them? Or do you work with spreadsheets and wonder if a relational database is for you? This introductory workshop sequence is designed for folks with no programming background.
Wordpress logo with blue background
Nov
4
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Have you been curious about Wordpress, but not sure how to get started or hesitant to jump in? Are you wanting to setup a digital humanities project with Wordpress and need technical knowledge? Join the UO Libraries in their 3 part workshop series. We'll be diving into how to use Wordpress via UO Blogs.
readr logo in blue hexagon
Nov
6
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Have you been curious about R but hesitant to dive in? Would you like to develop reproducible code for processing, cleaning, and visualizing your data? Join us for a 6-part workshop series introducing you to R and the RStudio development environment and to the tidyverse. The tidyverse is a coherent system of R packages for data manipulation, exploration and visualization that share a common design philosophy.
Python logo
Nov
9
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Are you interested in learning how to code? Or want to expand your preexisting coding knowledge to Python? Python Workshop I: The Very Basics is the first workshop sequence in a three part series. In this workshop attendees will receive a gentle introduction to Python and general coding. This workshop is for those who have never used Python before or have never coded at all. The goal of this workshop is to teach attendees how to open Python and Jupyter Notebooks and gain experience in typing easy and straight forward code
black circles stacked
Nov
10
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Do you work with databases and want to understand them better or learn how to query them? Or do you work with spreadsheets and wonder if a relational database is for you? This introductory workshop sequence is designed for folks with no programming background. In the final class we will review joins, discuss database design best practices, either cover more advanced topics or review basics as desired.
dplyr logo with a wrench in an orange hexagon
Nov
13
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Have you been curious about R but hesitant to dive in? Would you like to develop reproducible code for processing, cleaning, and visualizing your data? Join us for a 6-part workshop series introducing you to R and the RStudio development environment and to the tidyverse. The tidyverse is a coherent system of R packages for data manipulation, exploration and visualization that share a common design philosophy.
Pandas logo
Nov
16
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Are you interested in using Python for data analysis? Or are looking for a more efficient way to perform data analysis? University of Oregon Libraries Join us for this remote workshop. Data Services is offering an online two-sequence series on Pandas for Python. For those who are new to Pandas, or have never heard of it before, Pandas is an excellent tool for uploading, manipulating, and cleaning two,and three dimensional tabular data. “Pandas is a fast, powerful, flexible and easy to use open source data analysis and manipulation tool, built on top of the Python programming language.”
Sepia tone photo of Native Americans riding horses in desert southwest landscape
Nov
19
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Special Collections and University Archives
RSVP required. Special Collections and University Archives holds one of the finest known copies of this rare and important work and periodically hosts special viewing days for the public. Capacity is limited; click to reserve your spot today!
dplyr logo with a wrench in an orange hexagon
Nov
20
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Have you been curious about R but hesitant to dive in? Would you like to develop reproducible code for processing, cleaning, and visualizing your data? Join us for a 6-part workshop series introducing you to R and the RStudio development environment and to the tidyverse. The tidyverse is a coherent system of R packages for data manipulation, exploration and visualization that share a common design philosophy.
Pandas logo
Nov
30
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Join us for this remote workshop. Are you interested in using Python for data analysis? Or are looking for a more efficient way to perform data analysis? University of Oregon Libraries Data Services is offering an online two-sequence series on Pandas for Python. For those who are new to Pandas, or have never heard of it before, Pandas is an excellent tool for uploading, manipulating, and cleaning two,and three dimensional tabular data. “Pandas is a fast, powerful, flexible and easy to use open source data analysis and manipulation tool, built on top of the Python programming language.”
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Current Exhibits

UO Authors, Book Talks "quote marks" logo
The publication of a book is a major achievement, representing significant investments of research, creativity, time, and resources. In conjunction with the 2019-20 "UO Authors, Book Talks" series, this digital exhibition highlights the recently published work of 22 faculty authors.
Red Thread logo with page from 16th century illuminated manuscript
Experience the story of the color red situated within global perspectives that tell stories about objects from UO Libraries, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, and UO Museum of Natural and Cultural History. Red Thread is a digital guide created by Vera Keller, associate professor of history, through the Digital Scholarship Center Faculty Grants Program.
Yōkai Senjafuda is a digital exhibition about ghosts and monsters in Japanese votive slips. Meet the ogres, demons, enchanted animals, and animated objects that haunt the UO’s world-class collection of senjafuda, little woodblock prints made to be collected and shared. Yōkai Senjafuda is led by Associate Professor Glynne Walley and co-sponsored by the JSMA and UO Libraries, with generous support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Daoist Priest's Robe (Jiangyi) with Four-Clawed Dragon Rondel Design, Qing dynasty (circa 1850-1900)
From imperial robes and religious vestments to interior furnishings, this digital exhibition invites you to explore Chinese textiles from the collection of Gertrude Bass Warner, a unique treasure housed at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. The Artful Fabric of Collecting is led by Associate Professor Ina Asim and co-sponsored by the JSMA and UO Libraries, with generous support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
black and white image of Abigail Scott Duniway
This exhibit celebrates the centennial of the passage of that federal amendment while also highlighting the history of woman suffrage in Oregon. It examines the contributions of Abigail Scott Duniway and her contemporaries, including many women of color in the suffrage movement.
film still from The March, a large crowd of people
The digital exhibition The March is the result of a collaborative project led by David A. Frank (Professor of Rhetoric and Mellon Faculty Fellow), the University of Oregon Libraries, and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, with individual contributions by members of both institutions (see below). This exhibition received inspiration and support from The James Blue Project, a research interest group at the University of Oregon devoted to creating a “living archive” from materials relating to the James Blue papers in UO Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives.
Peg Lynch
A digital exhibit celebrating the life and legacy of a media pioneer. Peg Lynch was the first woman to create, write, star in, and solely own a sitcom series. Her show Ethel and Albert enjoyed a long and enormously successful run on radio and, beginning in 1944, television. Lynch developed her own brand of gentle, domestic comedy that won the hearts of viewers across the country and was applauded by critics as well.
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