Library - Scholarly Commons

This calendar includes events sponsored by the Scholarly Commons as well as those by

our campus partners

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32 matches found

    • 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
      8/2/2021

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Tues morning
      8/3/2021

    In this 2-hour workshop, participants will learn how to create and open InDesign documents, navigate the user interface, modify a document, import graphics, and manipulate basic text and text frames.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      8/3/2021

    Creating Classic quizzes and quiz questions in Canvas.

    • 9:00 - 9:30 am
      8/4/2021

    How to copy content from one Canvas course to another, either the entire course or select items.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am   Wed morning
      8/4/2021
    • online

    • 1:30 - 3:30 pm   Wed afternoon
      8/4/2021

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Thur morning
      8/5/2021

    Register for this session to learn about InDesign and make a brochure from scratch. Link sent after registration.

    • 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
      8/5/2021

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Thurs morning
      8/5/2021
    • online

    In this 2-hour online class, learn how to create a basic Access report, and explore layout and design view.  In design view add controls and set properties for those controls; learn about calculated controls, apply sort & group feature to report data, finish up with graphics (themes and conditional formatting).

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
      8/9/2021 - 8/13/2021

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Wed morning
      8/10/2021

    This 2 hour Outlook Calendar live workshop, participants will learn to schedule & edit appointments; work with calendar labels and tasks displayed on the Calendar. We will schedule with the Scheduling Assistant, practice scheduling a conference room, and discuss scheduling Online Meetings, and discuss calendar permissions.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tue afternoon
      8/10/2021

    Register for this session to learn about specific features and tips for using Outlook more productively, followed by Q&A of specific scenarios. 

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tues afternoon
      8/10/2021

    In this 2-hour short online course, you will become familiar with the Excel's interface. Topics will also include entering, editing, and formatting data in a worksheet, performing basic formulas, printing and using Help.

    • 5:30 pm
      8/10/2021

    Join Lynn Hudson for a talk about her book "West of Jim Crow: The Fight Against California's Color Line."

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Thurs. morning
      8/12/2021
    • online

    In this 2-hour short course you will learn how to add, divide, multiply, and subtract by entering formulas into Excel worksheets. Other topics will include an exploration of just a few of the hundreds of functions available in Excel. We will learn how to find a specific function, as well as how to get help while entering arguments.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Th afternoon
      8/12/2021

    Microsoft Teams is a communications tool available through MS Office 365. During this two-hour online workshop, we will learn how to navigate the Teams environment and communicate with others in Teams. We will practice participating in online Teams meetings, and discuss sharing screens and files during meetings. We will create a team and channels.

    • 3:00 pm
      8/15/2021

    Join Tammy Kernodle, author of "Soul on Soul: The Life and Music of Mary Lou Williams" for a presentation on the artist. 

    • 9:00 - 10:00 am   Tues morning
      8/17/2021

    We have many options for scheduling online meetings these days. We will use Outlook for a central place to keep track of several kinds of online meetings and to make sure we have reminders. We will look at recommendations for scheduling with Skype for Business, Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tues. morning
      8/17/2021

    In this 2-hour online workshop, you will learn how to select data in a worksheet and work with Chart tools to customize the chart type, chart layout, and chart style that best represents the selected data. Once the chart is exactly the way you want it, we will learn how to save it as a template to use again.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm   Tues. afternoon
      8/17/2021

    Join us in a one-hour online session to explore some advanced features of Zoom. Features covered will include breakout rooms, setting a virtual background, recording, and more.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Wed afternoon
      8/18/2021
    • online

    In this 2-hour online workshop we will explore the whole set of features for managing information in tables in Microsoft Excel. These features make all the typical tabular manipulations—sorting, filtering, analyzing, and formatting, easier than ever.

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Thurs morning
      8/19/2021

    During this two hour-long session, we will go over the basics of the Photoshop interface and some resources on how to continue learning features. Instructor will point out her favorite beginner tutorials and resources. Q & A to follow

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      8/19/2021

    CITL's Instructional Support Team is hosting open office hours for Canvas support, training, and consultation. Please join us at https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81470851355?pwd=N2FDcWZhenJsdnljMEo2Y3Fwb1RBQT09 with your Canvas questions.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Thurs afternoon
      8/19/2021

    Join us in a live, online session using OneNote 365 where we will discuss the structure of notebooks, practice putting data into them, and explore the interconnectivity of Microsoft applications with OneNote. This session is aimed for beginner users of OneNote.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
      8/22/2021
    • Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY

    Join John Milward for a book launch for "Americanaland."

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      8/24/2021
    • Innovation Studio, Rm 172, Armory Building

    Visit the Innovation Studio during open hours! Held weekly on Tuesdays from 10am - 4pm. Experience 3D printing, virtual reality, laser cutting and more. Activities are free! 

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      8/26/2021 - 2/26/2022
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      8/26/2021

    CITL's Instructional Support Team is hosting open office hours for Canvas support, training, and consultation. Please join us at https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81470851355?pwd=N2FDcWZhenJsdnljMEo2Y3Fwb1RBQT09 with your Canvas questions.

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
      8/30/2021

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Tue morning
      8/31/2021

    In this two-hour live Photoshop session, we will start working through some curriculum, work with layers and learn to edit in a non-destructive way. Register by 8 am to get meeting link sent.

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      8/31/2021
    • Innovation Studio, Rm 172, Armory Building

    Visit the Innovation Studio during open hours! Held weekly on Tuesdays from 10am - 4pm. Experience 3D printing, virtual reality, laser cutting and more. Activities are free! 

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tues. afternoon
      8/31/2021
    • online

    In this 2-hour online workshop we will explore the Word interface while we type text on a page, fix spelling errors, change spacing and page margins, and save our work. We will practice navigating the document; select text to make revisions; and move text by cutting and pasting. Formatting tools will be next, where we will learn how to emphasize text.