Did you know that the Van Pelt Video Collection has over 400 horror films? Celebrate Halloween by watching a new horror film or one of your favorites! Suspiria (1977) Van Pelt Video Collection DVD 006 609 Directed by Dario Argento, this Italian horror film tells the sinister tale of a prestigious German ballet school. … Continue reading Seven Horror Films to Watch…If You Dare!
Data Breach: Ethical Considerations When Working with Data | Nov 1, 12:30pm This week brings us a spooky Halloween edition of our data literacy workshops. Hear some classic data horror stories about personally identifying information being shared and other unethical practices for data researchers. Learn how to avoid making the same mistakes. Research Tea with Sara Jacoby, … Continue reading Workshop Highlights for October 30 – November 5
The current cohort of Teaching, Research, and Learning interns began working at Penn Libraries in June. While their positions are varied across TRL, they all staff the Van Pelt information desk throughout the week. Stop by the info desk with your questions about Penn Libraries or for help with research, accessing resources, printing, and more! … Continue reading Meet the TRL Interns!
Open Access Week Open Access Week at the Penn Libraries continues with a number of interesting programs and events. Attend "Open City Data and Civic-Mindedness" (Oct 24, 5pm) for a chance to listen in on a panel discussion about open data, civic engagement, and its impact in Philadelphia. On Thursday, join us for another great … Continue reading Workshop Highlights for October 23-29
International Open Access Week, an annual series of events taking place the last week of October, is an opportunity to take action in making openness the default for research—to raise the visibility of scholarship, accelerate research, and turn breakthroughs into better lives. The theme for this year's Open Access Week is “Open in order to…”. This … Continue reading Open Access Week 2017 at the Penn Libraries