News and Events

Recent news and upcoming events at Tisch Library.


7:45am - 1:00am


This fall, Tisch Library is serving as the 11th host of the mosaic installation Victorious Secret: Noticing Elite Sports for Women, 300 A.D., created in 2012-2013 by artist Angela Lorenz. In conjuction with the exhibit,Tisch & the SMFA are hosting a panel discussion featuring Lorenz... more

When we asked students about what we could do to improve the textbook pilot, the answer was a resounding "more."  More titles for more courses, more copies of books.  We are working on it.  In the mean time, we are processing the required textbooks for the following courses on reserve:

Things are getting a little hectic in the normally quiet Level G.  There may be some disruption to quiet study through mid-April during weekdays as we work on condensing the collection of print journals.  Work will happen in the area from 8am-4:30pm on Monday-Friday.  There should be little... more

Paulina MacNeil, MFA19, installed her solo exhibition, Screen/Time., in The Tower Gallery on 4 May.  The show contains four pieces - two dye sublimation on aluminum pieces and two inkjet archival prints. Her work will be on view during the library's open hours until Friday, 25 May.

The following courses are part of the Tisch textbook pilot for Spring 2018:

  • ARB-0002 - Elementary Modern Standard Arabic
  • BIO-0014 - Organisms & Populations w/lab
  • BIO-0041 - General Genetics
  • BIO-0046 - Cell Biology
  • CH-0001 - Intro... more

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Are you planning to incorporate images, text, data, or other material created by someone else into a project, and wondering what’s allowed? Are you interested in learning more about your rights to... More about Copyright for Digital Projects

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: SEC - Anderson Wing, Room 318

Designed to replace paper notebooks, a LabArchives Digital Notebook can be used to document ideas, notes, research, experiments, and procedures. They... More about An Intro to LabArchives Digital Notebook

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Data is an essential part of your research, but keeping track of it can be tricky and data management plans are an increasingly important component of project planning. In this workshop we will... More about Research Data Management

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Sick of using only PowerPoint to make presentations? Esri Story Maps are web applications that let authors combine beautiful, interactive maps with narrative text, striking images, and multimedia... More about StoryMaps: Not your Average Presentation

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Yes, Zotero automatically formats your citations and bibliographies, and so much more! Use it to pull sources and pdf’s from databases and the web with one click, organize your research and take... More about Zotero: Automatically Format Your Bibliographies and Footnotes

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics are a great way to communicate research, but not all visualizations are created equal. In this workshop we will talk about the ways that you can create... More about Data Visualization & Tableau

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Want to learn how to make really attractive posters, but don’t have the time to learn InDesign. Do you know how to use PowerPoint and Word already? Then publisher is the perfect platform for you!... More about Poster Design Tips & Tricks for Microsoft Publisher

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm