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Recent news and upcoming events at Tisch Library.

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The Tufts University Libraries affirmatively endorse the MIT Framework for Publisher Contracts to guide negotiations with scholarly publishers. The framework outlines principles that align with our goal of... more

We are putting the required textbooks for the following courses on reserve in Tisch for Fall 2019:

  • ARB-0001: Elementary Modern Standard Arabic
  • BIO-0013: Organisms & populations w/lab
  • CH-0001: Intro to Community Health
  • ... more

Tisch has a new online exhibit highlighting 18th and 19th century New England almanacs from our Special Collections. The almanacs are a great source of historical information about weather, tides, astronomical occurrences... more

On January 1 of this year, works of art, literature, music, film, and more fell into the public domain in the United States for the first time since 1998. Works in the public domain are no longer copyrighted... more

Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Sick of using only PowerPoint to make presentations?... More about Story Maps: Not Your Average Presentation

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

Click to Register: coming soon

In conjunction with the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center (PSC), Tufts is offering a two day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on... More about XSEDE Workshop: Big Data Using Python and Spark

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

Click to Register: coming soon

In conjunction with the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center (PSC), Tufts is offering a two day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on... More about XSEDE Workshop: Big Data Using Python and Spark

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

This course will cover some examples of using the Tufts High Performance Compute Cluster (HPC) to manipulate Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data. Tufts HPC hosts many different tools and... More about Intro to Bioinformatics for NGS Data Using Tufts Compute Cluster

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Ready to de-stress take your mind off studying for finals?!  Unwind and lift your spirits as some adorable therapy animals will be visiting the library on Friday, December 6th from 3PM - 5PM in... More about Pause for Paws: Therapy Animals Visit Tisch Library!