University Libraries Strategic Plan

Mission, Vision and Principles of the University Libraries


Dissertation Writers Retreat (DWR)

The next upcoming DWR event this semester will be a Formatting Workshop geared towards students who need help formatting their dissertation. The event will be held virtually on Thursday, February 22, at 6PM via Zoom, and in-person on Friday, February 23, at 10AM on McWherter Library 2nd Floor.


Tigers Write & Speak Series

Drop by Tigers Write, February 28 or March 19, 11AM-1PM, Patterson Hall Café, to work on your writing projects with writing and research experts from the Center for Writing and Communication and the University Libraries.

  Digital Commons

University Libraries Colloquium

Join us Friday, February 16, 10-11:30AM, in McWherter 2nd Floor Commons or via Zoom, for the next University Libraries Colloquium. Jessica McClure, Virtual Instruction Librarian, and Bess Robinson, Head of Research & Instructional Services, will present "Joining Forces: How Librarians and Instructional Designers Partnered to Develop an LMS Module to Support Undergraduate Research." All are welcome; coffee & light refreshments will be provided. 

Canvas Training

UM3D Winter Summit

Join us for this year’s Summit, spotlighting UofM faculty's response to the increasing availability and use of AI tools. Thursday, February 22, will be in-person from 1-4PM in McWherter Library's 2nd Floor Commons and will feature presentations demonstrating innovative approaches to instructional programs and courses. Friday, February 23, will be via Zoom from 1-4PM and will feature two panel discussions on creating pathways for student success and instructional innovation. 


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Purchase Request

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