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Events of the A…cademy Library

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Wer A… sagt is an interface of knowledge transfer from the fields of education, science, art, and culture as well as a mirror of the manifold spectrum of tasks of a modern university library.
Wer A… sagt is book presentation and reading, lecture and conference, is exhibition, installation and performance, is film, song recital, and poetry slam.
Wer A… sagt offers artists and scientists a platform for projects and experiments in a historically grown context.
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The Teaching Library Program entitled WissensWert [Worth Knowing offers introductory courses, trainings, and other educational events to teach information literacy. The goal is to provide participants with the skills and abilities needed to cope with the demands of our information and knowledge society.
Currently offered at regular intervals: Introduction to the Use of the Library of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna; (Scientific) Research; (Scientific) Publishing and Open Access; The Historical Library of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna; Goose Quill, Squiggle, Ink Blot – Reading and Writing Kurrent Script; Designing accessible documents in Word.

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As of 12 Apr 2023