Da Vinci's Notes

Inactive blog with news and views from the Art, Architecture & Engineering Library.
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January 7, 2022
  • Joanna Thielen
Join the AAEL librarians this fall for a series of virtual workshops on reading scholarly articles, systematic reviews, using LaTeX for dissertations and research impact metrics.
September 21, 2021
  • Jamie Niehof
Join the AAEL librarians this fall for a series of virtual workshops on literature reviews, finding funding, data management and publishing.
July 14, 2021
  • Kyle Clark
In March of 2020, COVID 19 brought the world to a halt leading to drastic changes in our everyday lives. While health concerns were at the forefront of the entire world, library staff sought ways in which to continue serving our constituents and engage with our local community. One bright spot in this transitional period was the shift to online book arts programming facilitated by University of Michigan Library’s Jamie Vander Broek. In the summer of 2020, the Book Arts Studio began developing a model for continuing its operations through a series of online lectures and workshops.
March 19, 2020
  • Jamie Niehof

Following Governor Whitmer's executive order to close places of public accommodation, the Duderstadt Center and all U-M Library buildings have closed to all visitors as of Monday, March 16 at 3pm.
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February 20, 2020
  • Rebecca Mary Price
Join us on Monday, Feb. 24th at noon in the Materials Collection (AAEL 2nd Floor) to hear about the research of Prof. Brian Love (MSE). He will speak about his research on extracting fibrous plant residues from agricultural biomasses, such as coffee, to make other continuous fibers.
January 3, 2020
  • Paul F Grochowski
The engineering librarians at the Art, Architecture & Engineering Library are pleased to announce that some engineering textbooks for the Winter 2020 semester are available to you in full text online through Library subscriptions.
October 21, 2019
  • Jamie Niehof
Starting November 1 the University of Michigan Library has access to the new version of chemistry database SciFinder — SciFinder-n. In fact, both will be accessible to our users with the same login and password information.
September 11, 2019
  • Jamie Niehof
Please join the engineering librarians for a series of 30-minute workshops at the Duderstadt Center this semester, on topics such as Data Visualization, document creation with LaTeX, and finding funding for your research.
March 18, 2019
  • Jamie Niehof
What is fair use and why is it so important for scholarship, expression, inquiry, and more? Join us for a conversation with Melissa Levine, Director of the U-M Library’s Copyright Office. Lunch will be provided. Duderstadt RM 1180 on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at noon.
February 15, 2019
  • Jamie Niehof
The Art, Architecture & Engineering Library presents a series of workshops from the US Patent & Trademark Office, led by Managing Attorney Craig Morris from the Office of the Commissioner for Trademarks.