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Event Series

Colloquium on Scholarly Communication: The American University Library's Colloquium on Scholarly Communication features experts from both American University and the larger academic community presenting on challenges for academia in the twenty-first century.

Exploring Social Justice: The Exploring Social Justice Series, a program cosponsored by the American University Library, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, and the Kay Spiritual Life Center, brings to campus exemplary leaders from diverse backgrounds who have advocated for various human rights and social justice issues.

AU Library Presents: In addition to our academic event series and annual events, AU Library sponsors and co-sponsors occasional events on relevant historical, cultural, or literary themes.

Workshops and Tours

Blackboard Workshops: Register to learn about Blackboard Basics, Collaborate, Video Presence, Grading Center, and Rubrics in Blackboard.

Online Exhibit Workshops: Learn about three different platforms (EdSpace WordPress, ESRI StoryMaps, and Omeka S) supported by the university that allow you to present your research to the world through online exhibits. In addition, learn about Tropy, a free online tool, similar to Zotero, that helps you organize your research and archival images.

Contact Us

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Suggest an Event

Do you have an idea for an event that would be perfect for the Library? Please email us with as much detail as possible for consideration. We also can provide staff, resources, or logistical support for co-sponsored events anywhere on campus.