Orientation events a la MIT Libraries!!

Posted August 22nd, 2008 by Ryan Gray

Welcome to the MIT Libraries!TIM and friends

Orientation: Fall 2008

Undergraduate Students || Graduate Students || All Students

Attend these events to become familiar with what the Libraries have to offer – our staff, collections, services, and resources.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS:

Academic Expo

  • What: An expo of MIT’s academic departments and programs. The Libraries will be ready to answer your questions and offer information about our resources and services. Pick up handouts and goodies.
  • When: Wednesday, August 27, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
  • Where: Johnson Athletics Center (W34). Look for the Libraries’ banner.

Freshmen Explorations: Ice Cream Social

  • What: Build your own ice cream sundae!
  • When: Thursday, August 28, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
  • Where: Lipchitz Courtyard (Building 14); rain location: hallway in front of Hayden Library (Building 14)

Hitchhiker’s Guide Library Tours

  • What: A walking tour of all the MIT Libraries, with special gifts for the first 10 attendees at each tour.
  • When: Saturday, August 23, 2008, 1:30 p.m; Thursday, August 28, 11:00 am;Thursday, August 28, 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Meet in Lobby 7

GRADUATE STUDENTS:

Graduate Student Orientation: Grad School 102

  • What: An introduction to the MIT Libraries services and resources.
  • When: Tuesday, August 26, 3:00 – 3:30 pm
  • Where: 34-101

8th Annual New Graduate Student Reception

  • What: A reception for new graduate students, with beverages and light refreshments provided.
  • **NOTE**: Free, but tickets required. Pick up your ticket at the Graduate Student Council Information Booth.
  • When: Wednesday, August 27, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Where: Barker Library Dome (Building 10-500)

ALL STUDENTS:

Health & Wellness Fair

  • What: Libraries’ staff will be ready to answer your questions and offer information about our resources and services. Pick up handouts and goodies.
  • When: Friday, August 29, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Where: Kresge Oval, outside the Student Center (or in La Sala Room if raining)

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