Community

The resources on this page are intended for IS student group officers and meant to support the ongoing operations of these student groups during this period of online instruction. Topics covered include conducting student group meetings on Zoom, organizing virtual activities and events, and connecting with parent organizations. Drop in to the IS Lab Virtual Commons any time from 9am to 9pm, Monday through Thursday to catch up with your classmates and discuss student group activities.

  • Summer Workshops for MLIS StudentsSummer Workshops for MLIS Students
    July 2020 Introduction to Jupyter Tuesday, July 7, 2020 – 9:00am to 11:00am Presentation Strategies and Tools Thursday, July 9, 2020 – 1:00pm to 2:30pm Version Control with Git Tuesday, July 14, 2020 – 9:00am to 12:00pm Introduction to Scrivener Thursday, July 16, 2020 – 1:00pm to 2:30pm Introduction to GIS/Spatial Research with Python Tuesday, July 21, 2020 – 9:00am to 11:00am Excel For Research Thursday, ...
  • Celebrating UCLA Library’s 2020 GraduatesCelebrating UCLA Library's 2020 Graduates
    Celebrating UCLA Library's 2020 Graduates
  • Strategies for combatting Zoom fatigueStrategies for combatting Zoom fatigue
    Yes, Zoom fatigue is a real thing and might explain why you have been struggling to stay focused in class or participate in conversations more than normal. What is Zoom Fatigue and Why Does It Happen? Humans are social beings, and part of that innate nature is a reliance on non-verbal cues in addition to spoken communication. ...
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 8IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 8
    Dear Patrons, As we begin the ninth week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next several days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Young Activists & the Public Library: Facilitating DemocracyYoung Activists & the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy
    In her new book “Young Activists and the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy,” published by ALA Editions, Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) past president Virginia A. Walter demonstrates how libraries can foster greater civic literacy and civic engagement in young patrons. Using a research-based approach that incorporates case studies and interviews with young ...
  • IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019
    IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019
  • Income generation options for undocumented students toolkitIncome generation options for undocumented students toolkit
    Income generation options for undocumented students toolkit
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 7IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 7
    Dear Patrons, As we begin the eighth week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next five days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Advice from a Young Adult Librarian: An IS Lab Chat with Emily MeehanAdvice from a Young Adult Librarian: An IS Lab Chat with Emily Meehan
    https://youtu.be/0crAbts9o0M
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 6IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 6
    Dear Patrons, As we begin the seventh week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next five days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
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