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Upcoming Events

Title:Finals Week Coloring & Puzzle Table
Date:Friday, December 15, 2017
Time:All Day Event
Location:Hahnemann Library, W. W. Hagerty Library
Description:

Take a break from the stress of finals week with some coloring and puzzles! Crayons, coloring pages and puzzles will be provided.

Coloring breaks will take place at Hagerty and Hahnemann Libraries.

Title:Finals Week Coloring & Puzzle Table
Date:Saturday, December 16, 2017
Time:All Day Event
Location:Hahnemann Library, W. W. Hagerty Library
Description:

Take a break from the stress of finals week with some coloring and puzzles! Crayons, coloring pages and puzzles will be provided.

Coloring breaks will take place at Hagerty and Hahnemann Libraries.

Title:Migration, an art exhibition hosted by the Drexel Libraries and Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Date:Monday, December 18, 2017
Time:All Day Event
Location:W. W. Hagerty Library, Lobby
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

The Drexel University Libraries and Westphal College of Media Arts & Design welcome an art exhibition on the topic of immigration and migration to campus this fall.

The exhibition features a collection of works that explore the topic of immigration and migration from the perspective of three different artists: 

  • Jennifer Blazina, Associate Professor of Art and Art History, Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Jacaranda Kori, Department of Ceramics & Glass Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design in Jerusalem, Israel
  • Eran Ehlrich, Department of Ceramics & Glass Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design in Jerusalem, Israel

The exhibit will be on display in the W. W. Hagerty Library on the University City Campus from October 10 through December 22, 2017.  

Title:Drexel-Penn-Temple Libraries Event - Design Thinking: A Hands-on Approach to Improving your Library
Date:Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Location:Temple University - Morgan Hall, Room D301
Campus:Temple University
Categories:Libraries Events
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Kara Lindstrom, Program Director of Drexel’s ExCITe Center, will present an overview of design thinking, then facilitate a design challenge workshop. We hope that attendees will be inspired to conduct design challenges at their home institutions.

Location: Temple University’s Morgan Hall North, room D301. Morgan Hall North is located at the corner of Broad and Cecil B. Moore, conveniently available from the Cecil B. Moore stop on SEPTA's Broad Street Line.

Note: The Broad Street entrance to Morgan Hall North will be locked owing to winter intersession. To gain access to the building, walk east on Cecil B. Moore (from Broad) and then go around the building to the interior courtyard to locate an open entrance.

8:30-9am Registration and networking
9am-Noon Design Thinking workshop

Prior to attending the meeting, we ask that you review this 1999 ABC-Nightline clip profiling IDEO, an organization that pioneered design thinking and continues to be a leader in design and development today. You may also wish to review IDEO’s Design Thinking for Libraries Toolkit - a more modern approach.

Contact the program coordinators with questions:

  • Steven Bell (steven.bell@temple.edu)
  • Samantha Kirk (samkirk@upenn.edu)
  • Deb Morley (dm3288@drexel.edu)
  • Sarah Wipperman (swipp@upenn.edu)
Title:REFRESH: Information Skills for Health Sciences Research and Practice
Date:Friday, January 12, 2018
Time:9:00am - 11:00am
Presenter:Abby Adamczyk, Gary Childs & Janice Masud-Paul
Location:Hahnemann 1208 Computer Lab
Campus:Center City Campus
Categories:Workshops
Registration:Registration is required for this event.
Description:

REFRESH provides an introduction to locating evidence-based material using resources licensed by the Drexel University Libraries. This session will detail how to formulate a clinical question and discuss levels of evidence. A demonstration of PubMed’s Clinical Queries search feature, DynaMed, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews will be included. Specific features in Clinical Key and AccessMedicine will also be explored.