Learner's Lunch: Haiku Deck: Presentation and Design

"The Book’s Undoing: Dieter Roth’s Artist’s Books" Exhibit on Display at Norlin Library

So Long to CDs: Learner's Lunch @ Music 2/25

African American Coloradans in History

Learner’s Lunch: Workflowy: Lists and More

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Are you an information outliner or just love lists? Looking for an innovative way to organize, store, and share your notes and to-do items? Join us for a look at Workflowy, a free web-based outlining and organizational tool. We’ll explore key features, highlight potential uses, and identify similar alternatives. Presenters: Mark Gammon Wednesday 2/25 12-1PM Full schedule for the Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin…

Friends of the CU Libraries Celebrates Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100 Years

The Friends of the CU Libraries will host a panel event celebrating Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary on Thursday, March 5 from 4:00-6:00 PM in CBIS, Norlin 5th Floor. Five CU-Boulder researchers will speak at One Park, Many Perspectives: An Exploration of Rocky Mountain National Park at its Centenary. The panel presentation, which is an officially recognized event by the National Park Service, will…

Getting to Inbox Zero: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/18

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Do you have thousands of emails in your inbox? Do your emails sit for days (weeks?!) flagged, started, and marked unread, only to remind you to do something later? This one hour class covers the core principles of getting to inbox zero and staying there. Informed by David Allen’s Getting Things Done system, we will focus heavily on how to process email and maintain tasks/projects…

Learner’s Lunch: Surf and Learn

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Do you enjoy learning at your own pace in your own space? Have you ever wanted to learn more about – A History of Vampires, Fad Diets, How to Build a Motorcycle, Artificial Intelligence, or Starting Your Own Business? If any of these sound interesting, come to this workshop and learn where to find free courses and tools. We’ll talk about MOOCs, Open Educational Resources,…

African-American Coloradans in History

To celebrate Black History Month, the Government Information Library is honoring some notable Coloradans. This week we begin with Oliver Toussaint Jackson, the founder of Dearfield, Colorado. Oliver Toussaint Jackson (1862–1948) was an entrepreneur from an early age; at 14 years old he began working in the catering and restaurant business in Ohio. After moving to Boulder in 1892, he owned several restaurants and a…

Make a blind date with a book!

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  This February, make a blind date with a book! Can’t think what to read? Feel like you want to try a new genre or author but don’t know where to begin? This February, don’t judge a book by its cover and take a chance on one of the mysterious fiction and non-fiction titles in the special Valentine’s Day bookcart. Running from February 9th-16th, check…

Video Grading: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/11

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Did you know that you can easily use free software to provide verbal, even musical feedback to students? Written comments on student work can be helpful, but have you ever wished you could just talk to each student individually? Or sit down at the keyboard and play each student through an example? Or point to the score while singing or playing that passage? Video grading lets…

Learner’s Lunch: Alternatives to Refworks: Zotero

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RefWorks devotees need not despair: Zotero has all your favorite RefWorks features, plus some that work even better. Come to this session for guidance in getting all of your RefWorks citations smoothly into Zotero with the least possible pain, and learn the basics of Zotero’s features. Presenters: Jennifer Knievel Wednesday 2/11 12-1PM Full schedule for the Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin Commons Room E113…