Williston Library

Williston Library is the home of the Mount Holyoke College Library, Information, and Technology Services (LITS), and includes the Library Café located in the atrium.

Williston Library
Williston Library

Williston Library is the home of the Mount Holyoke College Library, Information, and Technology Services (LITS), and includes the Library Café located in the atrium.

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Upcoming Events (6)

Intro to R

Fri, Oct 7, 2022 10am to 12pm

Do you need to process and interpret large amounts of data? Learn how to get that data into R, conduct simple calculations on it, and write functions so that the computer can do the repetitive...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

Free

Cleaning up Datasets

Fri, Oct 14, 2022 10am to 12pm

You’ve got a dataset! In order to use it effectively in tools like R, Python, SPSS, or Stata, you’ll want to clean, format, and organize that dataset — especially if you have inconsistent or...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

free

Building Web Sites With Wordpress

Fri, Oct 21, 2022 10am to 12pm

There are many reasons to build yourself a web site! It can serve as an academic portfolio, a study abroad journal, a space for a personal project, or a means of exhibiting a multimedia...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

free

Virtual Reality Open Hours

Wed, Oct 26, 2022 4pm to 6pm

Curious about Virtual Reality? Take a study break with the Oculus Rift! Stop by the Virtual Reality Open Hours on the last Wednesday of the month, between 4–6 pm in Library 418. You can travel the...

Williston Library, Library 418

GIS for Everyone

Fri, Nov 4, 2022 10am to 12pm

GIS – short for “geographic information systems” – software is used by professionals in a wide variety of fields to build maps and manipulate data connected to space and place. If you’re interested...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

free

Intro to Python

Fri, Nov 11, 2022 10am to 12pm

Python is a great place to start coding, and powerful enough that it’s widely used by researchers and developers everywhere. No prior coding experience needed: learn how to write simple programs,...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

free
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Intro to Python

Fri, Sep 30, 2022 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Python is a great place to start coding, and powerful enough that it’s widely used by researchers and developers everywhere. No prior coding experience needed: learn how to write simple programs,...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

Free

Virtual Reality Open Hours

Wed, Sep 28, 2022 4pm to 6pm

This is a past event.

Curious about Virtual Reality? Take a study break with the Oculus Rift! Stop by the Virtual Reality Open Hours on the last Wednesday of the month, between 4–6 pm in Library 418. You can travel the...

Williston Library, Library 418

The UNIX Shell

Fri, Sep 23, 2022 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Learn how to boss your computer around and automate repetitive tasks, so that you can get on with the stuff you need to do. Shell programming works with pretty much any other computer language you...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

VR Coding Foundations

Fri, Sep 16, 2022 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Are you interested in virtual reality? Want to learn how VR environments are constructed? Join us at this workshop for your first taste of manipulating objects and scenery in a VR scene of your...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

Intro to Python

Thu, Jun 9, 2022 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Python is a great place to start coding, and powerful enough that it’s widely used by researchers and developers everywhere. No prior coding experience needed: learn how to write simple programs,...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

Free

Intro to R

Wed, Jun 8, 2022 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Do you need to process and interpret large amounts of data? Learn how to get that data into R, conduct simple calculations on it, and write functions so that the computer can do the repetitive...

Williston Library, 619 LITS training lab

Free

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Wonderful, appealing, and intriguing. Great presentation pitched to all listeners no matter their knowledge of the project or the world of marginalia.

This was so great to have staff/faculty get to learn about how to support undocumented students.

Very interesting and entertaining

An interesting and clear presentation that made sense even without a background in math or data presentation.