Workshops and Events

This is a list of all of the workshops and events currently scheduled at both the Des Plaines campus library and the Skokie campus library.



Library Events


03/25/2019 - Anatomy and Physiology Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find reliable Anatomy and Physiology online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/25/2019 - Film: Ida (Des Plaines)
Explore Polish identity and culture at this Coming Together event. "Ida" won the 2015 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film, and was the first Polish film to ever win an Oscar. "Ida" was directed by Pawel Pawlikowski and written by Pawlikowski and Rebecca Lenkiewicz.


03/26/2019 - Anatomy and Physiology Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find reliable Anatomy and Physiology online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/26/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/27/2019 - Anatomy and Physiology Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find reliable Anatomy and Physiology online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/27/2019 - Oakton Reads: Jewish Literature (Skokie)
Join us for readings, lecture, and engaging group discussion about the book "Dawn" by Elie Wiesel. Register at Alliance for Lifelong Learning.


03/28/2019 - Anatomy and Physiology Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find reliable Anatomy and Physiology online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/28/2019 - Film: Ida (Skokie)
Explore Polish identity and culture at this Coming Together event. "Ida" won the 2015 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film, and was the first Polish film to ever win an Oscar. "Ida" was directed by Pawel Pawlikowski and written by Pawlikowski and Rebecca Lenkiewicz.


03/29/2019 - Anatomy and Physiology Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find reliable Anatomy and Physiology online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/29/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


03/30/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/01/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


04/02/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/06/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/06/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/08/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/09/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/09/2019 - What's on Your Nightstand (Skokie)
Join us as we celebrate National Library Week with the information book discussion, What's on Your Nightstand. What have you read recently that you want to share? What's on your nightstand waiting to be read? Please feel free to bring your lunch and a friend!


04/09/2019 - What's on Your Nightstand (Des Plaines)
Join us as we celebrate National Library Week with the information book discussion, What's on Your Nightstand. What have you read recently that you want to share? What's on your nightstand waiting to be read? Please feel free to bring your lunch and a friend!


04/10/2019 - Organize Your Life with a Bullet Journal (Des Plaines)
Learn how to make a planner tailored to your lifestyle. A bullet journal is a customizable and forgiving organization tool that can be your calendar, to-do list, sketch book, list tender, meeting notes, habit tracker, diary, goal setter, grocery list, and much more.


04/11/2019 - Summer Job Resources Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop about the various resources available online to help you find a summer job.


04/12/2019 - Organize Your Life with a Bullet Journal (Skokie)
Learn how to make a planner tailored to your lifestyle. A bullet journal is a customizable and forgiving organization tool that can be your calendar, to-do list, sketch book, list tender, meeting notes, habit tracker, diary, goal setter, grocery list, and much more.


04/13/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Skokie)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


04/17/2019 - Oakton Reads: Jewish Literature (Skokie)
Join us for readings, lecture, and engaging group discussion about the book "Tell Me How This Ends Well" by David Levinson. Register at Alliance for Lifelong Learning.


04/18/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/20/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Skokie)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


04/22/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/24/2019 - Study Breakfast Drop-In Research and Citation Help (Des Plaines)
Come to the library for one-on-one help with researching a topic or citing your sources for your paper. Walk-ins welcome!


04/24/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


04/27/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Skokie)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


04/30/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


05/04/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/05/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Skokie)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


05/06/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/07/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/08/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/09/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/09/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


05/10/2019 - Got Research? Library Workshop (Skokie)
Learn at this library workshop how to find the following information for your research online: reliable online sources, books and articles on your topic, and citation help.


05/14/2019 - Cite It Right! Library Workshop (Des Plaines)
This library workshop will teach you how to identify the relevant information needed for a citation and how to write the citation. Various citation formats will be discussed.


05/15/2019 - Oakton Reads: Jewish Literature (Skokie)
Join us for readings, lecture, and engaging group discussion about the book "The Librarian of Auschwitz" by Antonio Iturbe. Register at Alliance for Lifelong Learning.