Library Events

Due to COVID-19, all in-person library events are suspended until further notice. Please check this page for virtual event updates or contact for more information.


Fall 2020 Library Workshops 

Tues. Sep. 15, 2 PM - 3 PM
New Sandburg Library Catalog Tutorial

Join Sandburg Library staff for a live webinar via Zoom to learn how to use our new catalog! Discover how to:

  • manage your online account
  • request materials from other libraries
  • search for physical and electronic materials

Q&A session will follow the presentation. For questions, please contact

Did you miss the catalog webinar? Watch the recording on our YouTube channel here:


Tues. Sep. 22 & Tues. Nov. 10 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
"Help Me Cite It Right": Virtual Plagiarism Workshop

Don’t let a missing citation disrupt your education! Learn from your Sandburg Librarian how and when to cite your sources and how to avoid plagiarism. Check with your instructor to see if extra credit is available for attending!  

To connect to the webinar, use the link for the appropriate workshop date below. Both dates are for the same workshop. If you would like to request an e-mail invite for your Calendar, contact 


Tues. Oct. 27, 3:15 PM - 4 PM
Evaluating Information: Election Edition

Don't be scared of the election season! Join Sandburg Library staff to learn how to avoid propaganda and fraudulent information as you research your candidates. Did you miss the event? View the recording at


For more information about library workshops, contact Marla Turgeon at


Fall 2020 Events

NEA Big Read Book Discussion - Rescheduled for Fall 2020

Virtual book discussion date TBA. Contact or call 309.341.5257 to request a copy of the book, Lab Girl by Hope Jahren.


Maker Mondays - Suspended until further notice