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October 25, 2017
JavaScript for Humanists Workshop October 25 from 2:00pm-4:00pm in Bass Library, L06 This workshop will introduce the very basics of the JavaScript programming language, the language that runs nearly all modern websites. We will cover data structures, conditionals, and loops, and will also have...
October 17, 2017
Introduction to Story Maps: Combine Narrative and GIS in one Platform October 17 from 2:00-3:30pm in Bass Library, L06 Learn how to combine texts, images, and videos alongside maps using Esri's free Story Maps platform. In this workshop, participants will design a web-map, explore different Story...
September 26, 2017
Identifying People and Locations in Text Corpora with NER September 26 from 2:00-4:00pm in Bass Library, L06 This workshop will introduce participants to Named Entity Recognition (NER), or the process of algorithmically identifying people, locations, corporations, and other classes of nouns in text...
Jesse Marsolais, Proprietor, Marsolais Press & Lettercarving
September 22, 2017
Learn about letters and stone carving over your lunch hour! On Thursday, September 28, from 12:45-1:45 p.m., the Arts Library will be hosting letterpress printer and stone carver Jesse Marsolais. He will speak about his work and give a stone carving demonstration in the Great Hall of the Arts...
September 21, 2017
Yale Open Music Initiative Workshop September 21 at 4:00pm at the Center for Collaborative Arts and Media, 149 York St.  The Yale Open Music Initiative, Digital Humanities Lab, and Center for Collaborative Arts and Media are happy to present a workshop on the OMIPOD, a wireless musical instrument...
Soldier –(oil on canvas)- approx.. 24”x36”
September 18, 2017
On Monday, September 18, the Haas Arts Library will be the first of several campus venues for a weeklong traveling showcase of artwork sponsored by the Yale Veterans Network (YVN). YVN is an affinity group designed to create a Yale community of veterans and to support career development and growth...
Letter A detail from Desideratum… (1874) by F.W. Devoe & Co. Arts Library Special Collections call number AOB 55
September 16, 2017
September 25–December 15, 2017 A letter is the smallest unit in an alphabetic system of writing, though this is only one of many systems for recording and transmitting language. Letterforms also have meaning beyond the speech sounds they represent. Their formal and material qualities bear witness...

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