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Library Events (MSU Events Calendar)

From our writers and film series to traveling exhibits, come to one of the many events and programs we offer here at MSU Libraries. We look forward to seeing you!

Fall 2017 Classes and Workshops

Librarian teaching a class

Sign up today for a free workshop at the library! Sign up early, as most classes have limited enrollment.  Offered this semester:

  • Citation Management -  Endnote X6 and Endnote Online, Mendeley, and Zotero
  • Digital Humanities - including Git and Github
  • Make Central  - using kites for aerial photography and laser cutting for bookmark making
  • GIS programs - map reading, QGIS, geocoding, and 3D printing terrain maps
  • Desire2Learn, ZOOM, and MediaSpace

Muslim Journeys/Great Michigan Read: X: A Novel

X: A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz with Kekla Magoon

The MSU Libraries and MSU Muslim Studies Program invite you to participate in: Muslim Journeys / Great Michigan Read

X:  A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz with Kekla Magoon

Wednesday October 25th 7pm, MSU Main Library Green Room

with scholar Dr. Austin Jackson

We will begin with a short lecture from Dr. Jackson, followed by smaller group book discussion which are facilitated by MSU graduate students. We will end by reconvening for discussion and questions with Dr. Jackson.

Participants are encouraged to read the book ahead of time. Reader's Guide for X: A Novel

Co-sponsored by the Interfaith Clergy Association of Greater Lansing and the Islamic Society of Greater Lansing

Part of the 2017-2018 MSU Muslim Journeys scholar-led book discussion series. Please contact librarian Deborah Margolis at deborahm@msu.edu or 517-884-0892 with any questions.

The Great Michigan Read is presented by the Michigan Humanities Council with support from Meijer and the National Endowment for the Humanities.