Event Calendar for Parnassus Library

February 29 - March 30, 2020

Monday, March 2

Makers Lab 101: Knitting to 3D Printing

Have you heard about the Makers Lab in the UCSF Library? The Makers Lab is UCSF’s makerspace, or a creative, DIY space, where anyone from the UCSF community...

Thursday, March 5

Friday, March 6

Photo to author, Lara Freidenfelds

Join historian, author, and independent scholar, Lara Freidenfelds, PhD, for an author talk and Q&A. In twenty-first century America, when a couple plans for...

3D Printing at UCSF: Part I

Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing at UCSF? Join...

Tuesday, March 10

Pivot: One stop shopping for funding opportunities

Are you looking for funding to support your research, training, fellowship, postdoc or program/curriculum development? Pivot is a comprehensive database of...

Introduction to 3D Scanning

Did you know there is a Makers Lab in the UCSF Library, with a 3D scanner? Are you curious about the applications for 3D scanning and 3D printing at...

PubMed for Clinicians @ Parnassus

After just 30 minutes, you will be able to use PubMed to quickly incorporate evidence-based information into your clinical practice. We’ll get there by...

Wednesday, March 11

Copyright: Images, open content, and fair use

This workshop will cover finding and using images in education, using open access publications and other open content, and how to apply fair use if using...

Die-Cutting with Cricut Maker

Join us for this pop-up where we will explore using the Cricut die-cutting machine. Materials will be provided. Have questions about the Makers Lab? Visit...

Thursday, March 12

Canvas Art Workshop

Express what Hope, Healing, and Gratitude mean to you in color, imagery, quote, your native language, poetry or prayer. All canvases will be part of a...

GME College Flyer with information for event

Clinical teaching can be challenging for many reasons – limited time, hectic pace, many different learners, etc. Participants in this interactive workshop...

Friday, March 13

Needlecraft Monthly Meet-Up

Calling all fans of knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, sewing, and embroidery! This meet-up (previously the knitting meet-up) is a chance for beginning and...

Monday, March 16

Book Binding

Ever wanted to learn how to make a book? This pop up is a quick tutorial on how to make beginner level book binds! We will start with Japanese binding...

3D Printing at UCSF: Part I

Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing at UCSF? Join...

Tuesday, March 17

Jewelry Making

Join us in the Makers Lab for an introduction to basic beading and jewelry making. Supplies will be provided. The Makers Lab is a creative, DIY space,...

Monday, March 23

3D Printing at UCSF Part II

Recommended prerequisite: 3D Printing at UCSF Part I Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Want to create...

Tuesday, March 24

Sewing Machine Demo

Join us for a demo on the Makers Lab sewing machine. We'll give you a basic introduction on what our machine can do. No sewing experience necessary! Have...

Wednesday, March 25

SuperSearching: Search like a pro in PubMed and Embase

Let us show you how to get the best results from your search. Go beyond the Google searching methods to get a handle on database logic. Build complex search...

Thursday, March 26

VR Art Pop-Up

Join Makers Lab staff in exploring the many possibilities for creating art in virtual reality! Get introduced to programs for making VR art, including but...

Makers Lab After Hours

Join us in the Makers Lab for an after hours event at the Library. We will be 3D printing, 3D scanning, working with arts & crafts, and much more! Have you...