Library Events Archive

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 9:00am
“Storying” is an exhibition by students in CROS 2002 Contemporary Issues: Art Today. Individual works spanning a variety of media query...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 5:00pm
Add a handmade touch to your zines with block printing using linoleum!
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 5:00pm
Join Creative Writing student Mehnaz Lamia for a hands-on, supported writing workshop that uses visual works to inspire written art!
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 5:00pm
Come with your patience, leave with a handmade book! 
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 8:45pm
This exhibition features a series of sapphic paintings by OCAD U Illustration student Vincy Lim.
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:00pm
Learn the basics of softcover bookbinding to give your zines and publications a handmade touch! 
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 11:30pm
Applications are open for the 2020 OCAD Zine Fair! 
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 4:00pm
Join us in the OCAD U Library's Learning Zone for a basic introduction to self publishing!
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 4:00pm
Learn the basics in person, level up later!
Monday, January 6, 2020 - 11:00pm
The Learning Zone is currently accepting submissions for exhibitions in our gallery space between February 3rd and March 18th 2020. The...
Monday, January 6, 2020 - 11:00pm
If you KNOW something, TEACH something! The OCAD U Student body is filled with people with amazing skills and knowledge! We’re looking for...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 4:00pm
A fun chance to make a pin and unwind as the fall semester draws to a close! 
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 2:00pm
Join us in the OCAD U Library's Learning Zone for a basic introduction to Adobe InDesign!
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
Join us in the OCAD U Library's Learning Zone for a basic introduction to self publishing!
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 4:30pm
Join us in the Learning Zone for grOCAD Plant Propagation Workshop
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 5:00pm
Visit the lobby of 100 McCaul from October 21 to 25 to browse hundreds of gently-used art and design books and more! All proceeds support...
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 6:15pm
Food for Thought and Select Works, oil paintings by Ali Sheikh
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 4:00pm
Learn the basics in person, level up later!
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Celebrate Pride 2019! #DisplayYourPride at OCAD U.
Monday, May 27, 2019 - 6:00pm
An exhibition of works exploring pan-Asian Canadian foods: recipes developed from hybridity, alienation, assimilation, survival, and...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 2:00pm
Don't miss out, come while supplies last!
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
grOCAD's spring propagation workshop covering the basics of common housplants propagation.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
A brief introduction to research ethics at OCAD U: answering the 5Ws/1H of research ethics.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 2:00pm
*** UPDATE: Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled.  We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to reschedule in the fall! *** In...
Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 7:00pm
​Every year the OCAD U Zine Fair brings together an amazing collection of talent and innovation in alternative publications. This year will...
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 5:00pm
OCAD U has an opportunity to do things differently. We can be a leader in pushing boundaries. While we do have “traditional” teaching and...
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 6:00pm
TORO, a solo exhibition by Donny Nie showcasing recent paintings and prints.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
Marta Chudolinska will give a talk on the special considerations in cataloguing zines for the OCAD U Zine Library Collection, a collection...
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
The Library's annual book sale is coming! From February 25 until March 1 (9am-5pm), visit the lobby of 100 McCaul for hundreds of pre-loved...
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
Monsters and Clothing, featuring new works by OCAD U Illustration Students, Eunice Lai and Becky Wu.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 2:00pm
On February 6th, we welcome designer Cheryl Li and software developer Alan Harnum of OCADU’s Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) to...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 2:00pm
Reflections on health, wellness and accessibility at OCAD U by students, faculty and staff, taken from the Talking Wellness at OCAD U...
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
The Learning Zone is accepting exhibition proposals for the Winter term 2019, specificall March & April. For more information on how to...
Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 5:45pm
An exhibition of works in progress (perpetual or otherwise) using all mediums. See unfinished sculptures, abandoned paintings, rough layout...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 12:45pm
On January 23rd, we welcome Victoria Gonzalez and Priscilla Lee to share their experiences of participating in field placements at OCAD...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays presents: Discover the "Toronto New Wave" Cinema of the 1980s at the TIFF Film Reference Library. Michelle Lovegrove-...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays is a speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library. It's a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, or...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays presents The Queer Publishing Project: Creating and Sustaining A Student-led Research Group and Publication. Join...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays is a speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library. It's a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, or...
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:45pm
Come out to learn and get your hands dirty at our next meeting!
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays presents Artists as Writers Index: Creating an OCAD U Research Tool Using UX Principles. This research portal was first...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:00pm
Exhibition showcasing Cleopatria Perterson's illustrations and zines, which spans her creative career.
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:00pm
grOCAD's yearly plant sale continues with a variety of houseplants that would spruce up any space. While supplies last!
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 2:00pm
Research Wednesdays is a speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library. It's a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, or...
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
grOCAD and the Cooking Club are hosting a Salad Day this Thursday July 26.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 6:00pm
The OCAD Zine Library is having an open house Tuesday July 10.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
grOCAD Community Garden Planting Day.
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Proud At OCAD U Art Show, a showcase of diverse works by the LGBQT+ community at OCAD U has been extended to celebrate Pride Month. In...
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 2:45pm
Celebrate Digital Literacy Day at Library Services: the Learning Zone May 31. Meet Librarian Irene Gotz and sign up for a free Toronto...
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 4:30pm
The Code4Lib North 2018 conference will be held at the OCADU Learning Zone from May 10-11 2018. It is a two-day unconference on library...