Lectures and Special Events
Hackathon: Hack the Stacks
November 20, 2016
Discover how programmers, librarians, and archivists worked together to mine the Museum’s library data, unlocking new ways to visualize and understand the Museum Library’s collections. Hear first-hand accounts from the data trenches, and find out what hackers can really create in 24 hours.
This program is part of BridgeUp: STEM, a new initiative educating youth and the public about cutting- edge computing in scientific research and science communication.
BridgeUp: STEM is generously supported by a grant from the Helen Gurley Brown Trust.
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Bring your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day.
May 18, 2017
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