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Libraries Events

August 19 - September 18, 2019

Wednesday, August 21

Library Wizards Welcome & Sorting Ceremony

A Harry Potter-themed tabling event for new and returning students, staff, and faculty to learn about library services, sort themselves into their Hogwarts...

Thursday, August 22

Make a BookFace with Library Staff

Welcome back, Owls! Get to know your library faculty and staff by stopping by the Wimberly Library's front porch on August 22 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. You'll...

Saturday, August 24

Library Wayzgoose Festival

Second Annual LIBRARY WAYZGOOSE FESTIVAL Saturday August 24, 2019 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM Jaffe Center for Book Arts and throughout FAU’s Wimberly Library 3rd...

Gallery Talk: Jeanne Jaffe

GALLERY TALK Jeanne Jaffe: Shadow Puppets Saturday August 24, 2019 1 PM at the Book Arts Gallery, Jaffe Center for Book Arts at Florida Atlantic...

Gallery Talk: Val Lucas

GALLERY TALK: Val Lucas: Collecting History Saturday August 24, 2019 3 PM at the Book Arts Gallery, Jaffe Center for Book Arts at Florida Atlantic...

Thursday, August 29

Doughnuts with the Dean

Welcome back! Stop by the Wimberly Library on August 29th between 10- 11 a.m. to meet Carol Hixson, Dean of the University Libraries, and enjoy some FREE...

Library Tours

Get to know the library’s service points, study spaces, and areas such as Special Collections, Jaffe Center for Book Arts, and Recorded Sound Archives. ...

Saturday, August 31

Book Arts 101: Still Summer

Saturday August 31, 2019 1 to 4:30 PM Jaffe Center for Book Arts / Library Class Limit: 18 (you must register ahead of time!) Tuition schedule:...

Wednesday, September 4

Google Scholar and Google Apps

Google Scholar and Google Apps are flexible, cloud-based tools that are available to FAU students, staff, and faculty. Use Google Scholar to find...

Library Tours

Get to know the library’s service points, study spaces, and areas such as Special Collections, Jaffe Center for Book Arts, and Recorded Sound Archives. ...

Saturday, September 7

Shadow Puppets

Saturday & Sunday September 7 & 8, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM each day Jaffe Book Arts Gallery, FAU Library JCBA’s current exhibition, “Building Stories:...

Saturday, September 14

Soywax Softground Etching

Saturday September 14, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM JCBA's Book & Paper Studio at Historic Building T6 Class limit: 10 Capture beautiful line variations and learn...

Paper Petit Fours: An Introduction to Quilling & Origami

Saturday September 14, 2019 1 to 4 PM JCBA Bindery, FAU Library Join us for a fun afternoon of paper arts focused on quilling (also known as paper filigree)...

Tuesday, September 17

Constitution Day Celebration

Join us on September 17 to celebrate Constitution Day! We will be doing a fun citizenship test trivia game, and giving away prizes! Also, come to discover...

Conducting an Effective Job Search

In this 50-minute workshop, participants will receive tips on finding jobs and information about companies. Dawn Kesselman, of the FAU Career Center, is...

Wednesday, September 18

Tools to Survive the Datapocalypse:  Your Online Privacy and Security

Data breaches, online surveillance, corporate tracking, and social media exploitations are in everyday news. It seems we have to give up privacy for modern...

Letterpress Appreciation Day Open House

JCBA's 10th Annual Letterpress Appreciation Day Open House Wednesday September 18, 2019 from Noon to 8 PM With screenings of LOS ULTIMOS: Endless...

Library Tours

Get to know the library’s service points, study spaces, and areas such as Special Collections, Jaffe Center for Book Arts, and Recorded Sound Archives. ...