Join us for the Grand Opening celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Scholars Lab in the Perry-Castañeda Library.
When: Thursday, October 5, 12-2 p.m.
Where: Perry-Castañeda Library Entry Level
12:00-12:30 – Introductory Remarks and Ribbon Cutting
lorraine haricombe – Vice Provost and Director, UT Libraries
Jennifer Lyon Gardner – Deputy Vice President for Research
Joan Lippincott – Associate Executive Director Emerita/Coalition for Networked Information
Sharon Wood – Executive Vice-President and Provost
12:30-2:00 – Self-guided tours, Activities, Refreshments and Giveaways!
Free and open to the public.
About the Scholars Lab
The new Scholars Lab is a campus-wide resource with spaces and infrastructure designed to enhance multidisciplinary research and advance digital scholarship. It will facilitate collaboration among students, faculty, departments, and centers across campus. The Scholars Lab supports experiential learning, provides access to University of Texas Libraries’ experts for research lifecycle consultation, and offers training on the use of robust technologies and tools.