Friends of the Libraries Workshops

The Friends of the Wright State University Libraries are proud to present, 2014-15 Workshops! Register now:

Coming soon:
Holiday Memories – Dec. 6, 2014
Do you have a favorite holiday memory you want to pass on to family and friends? Using Zoom Handy Recorders provided by the Friends of the Libraries, workshop participants will create, edit and share audio recordings as they preserve family history.


Picture This! – Jan. 17, 2015
From scanning print photos to editing digital photos, this workshop explores digital camera basics, free and paid software for photo editing and gives tips on long-term photo storage. Please bring copies of print photos with you to the event for a scanning/editing demonstration.

Bursting the Cloud: Organizing, Sharing and Storing Digital and Print Files – Feb. 21, 2015
Do you have desk drawers at home or folders on your computer you’re afraid to open? No fear, our librarians and archivists are here! Learn how to organize and store your print and digital files. What is the “cloud” anyway? What are Google Docs, Google Drive? Discuss and explore online storage platforms.

Mobile Mania: How to Use Your Mobile Devices – Mar. 14, 2015
Overwhelmed by new gadgets? Our team of library staff experts will share quick tips and tricks, and their favorite free apps for your iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows tablets and eReaders. Bring your device and your questions!

Friends of the Libraries workshops are taught by Wright State University Libraries staff experts. A $15 registration is required for all workshops. Friends of the Libraries members may be elligible for free admission to some workshops. Call 937.775.2380 for more information. Workshop fee includes handouts, coffee and other refreshments.