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Workshop: Research & Instruction at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library Online

The Rare Book & Manuscript Library (RBML) holds an extensive collection of primary source material, including 500,000 volumes and 5,000 linear sq. ft. of archival material. This workshop will explore the various ways in which patrons can engage with the RBML’s collection, including individual research, classroom instruction, and opportunities for collaboration. The session will cover the following topics: introduction to the RBML, accessing the collection in person and virtually, classroom instruction, and collaboration opportunities.

Thursday, February 22, 2024
2:00pm - 2:50pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Ruthann Mowry, Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts
Main Library 314 (Map )
Main Library
  All are welcome  
  Research Planning  
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HYBRID SESSION: THIS SESSION WILL BE TAUGHT IN-PERSON (314 MAIN LIBRARY) AND ON ZOOM (YOUR REGISTRATION + REMINDER EMAILS WILL INCLUDE THE ZOOM LINK AND PASSCODE). Please attend the format of the session that you are registered. If you would like to change and there are still seats left, you may cancel your original registration and re-register for the alternative format.

If you are attending this session IN-PERSON in 314 Main Library:

If you are attending this session ONLINE via ZOOM: In order to attend online workshops, you will need a NetID assigned to you from UIUC and you will need to be logged into your UIUC Zoom account


NOTE: Registration closes two hours before each scheduled workshop you will receive a registration + reminder email one hour before the session is scheduled to start. If you choose the online format of this session, the emails will include the Zoom link and passcode. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please reach out to savvyresearcher@library.illinois.edu. Make sure to check your spam/trash!


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