Archive for February, 2019

Make Zines!

February 26th, 2019

Join us for an evening of reading zines, talking about zines, and making zines. We will make mini-zines, stitch and bind some zines, and create some collaborative zines.  You can contribute a page to a zine about social justice, your weirdest dream, your favorite spot in San Francisco.  For more information, check out the Gleeson Zine Library  including how to donate your zines.covers of new zines

O’Reilly-Safari: new look, more books

February 5th, 2019

Enhance your learning on the new O’Reilly-Safari platform. Gleeson Library | Geschke Center now brings you unlimited access to their Academic Catalog: over 48,000 books, videos, case studies, learning paths, and content from O’Reilly conferences, from beginner to advanced. Read online or download to their app for offline use.

You might know O’Reilly-Safari for its business and technology books (especially the O’Reilly titles with the animals on the cover). It’s true, they have you covered from algebra to time series, data visualization to bioinformatics, Raspberry Pi robots to machine learning, COBOL and C++ to Python and Swift. Look to them for more than tech books, though. A few selections that might surprise you:

Your USF login also acts as a O’Reilly-Safari account, enabling you to set favorite topics, store resources in custom “playlists,” and annotate books. Read more about using and linking to O’Reilly-Safari resources, including access from off campus.