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Upcoming Events

Nebraska Forum on Digital Humanities

Digital Legal Studies Plenary

Date: Time: 10:00 am–7:00 pm Location: Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
Scholarly discussion of digital legal projects and tools focused on histories of slavery and freedom-making, colonialism and anti-imperialism, and civil rights claims.

Adoptee Talks about the Search for Biological Family

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
In this very special Genealogy over Lunch session, Gerilynn Murphy, office manager, Criminology & Criminal Justice (UNO), will talk about her search for biological family and DNA testing as an adoptee.

“Follow Your Papers Around the World”: Using the Digital Commons Dashboard

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
The Dashboard that is available to all Digital Commons depositors can show you where and how often your papers are being seen and used. With more than half of its readership being international, it provides a fascinating look at the global impact …

History of the Tile Club (1877-1887) with Dr. Stuart Embury

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Love Library South
Stuart P. Embury, MD, book-collector, and donor of the Stuart P. Embury MD Library of American Art, will be giving a lecture on the Tile Club, a group of artists that formed the club in 1877 and was active for 10 years. The presentation is scheduled …

Publishing Open Textbooks and Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Are you interested in publishing or adapting an open textbook for your course? Attend our workshop to learn more about the book publishing software, Pressbooks, an easy-to-use tool, freely available to UNL faculty and students, that allows authors to …

Open Access Drop-in Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join David Macaulay and Casey Hoeve to discuss anything related to Open Access. Learn more about how the University Libraries is working to reduce barriers to Open Access publishing by UNL authors in our subscribed journals, including details of how …

Open Science Drop-in Session

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
Have questions about Open Access publishing, open data, or Open Education Resources in STEM? Drop in to discuss how publishing Open Access can contribute to research impact, how OER are created and maintained, and more. Kiyomi Deards will be …

Open Pedagogy and Renewable Assignments: Tips, Tools, and Ideas for Engaging Students as Content Creators

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
This session will introduce open pedagogy as a teaching approach that builds upon the benefits of Open Educational Resources to engage students in content creation and to make learning accessible. Join Julia Remsik Larsen and Catherine Fraser Riehle …

Open Publishing Drop-in Session

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join David Macaulay and Sue Gardner to learn about how to publish your original scholarship non-commercially. We will answer your questions about publishing books, journals, or other forms of scholarship—both without charges to publish, and without …

Zea Books: Publication Imprint of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Zea Books is a publishing arm of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries. Available to UNL faculty, staff, and students, it provides an outstanding opportunity to have your works published and distributed widely as freely available ebooks. In …