Congrats to our STARS!

Congrats to our STARS who completed the program!

Congrats to our STARS who completed the program!

A big Anteater Congratulations are in order for Stephanie R., Johnny W., Jocelyne A., Michelle S., and Sandy H. as they completed and collected their STARs certificates and book store gift cards!

Life, school, work, make us all so busy yet these 5 managed their time and priorities and truly dedicated themselves to the STARs program. Balancing these priorities is no easy task and they deserve all the praise and congratulations possible!

In addition to completing the program and getting their book store gift cards, they all leave a little bit more knowledgeable and prepared for their future careers or advanced studies.

The STARs Leaders wish all of you the best of luck!

Have an amazing summer!



June 6, 2019

MRC Workshop Updates

Hello STARs,

Just a heads-up:

Basic Sound Recording – RESCHEDULED

  • Former schedule: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Location: TBA
  • Updated schedule: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm. Location: SL 160

Introduction to DSLR Photography – Location information

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Location: SL 160


Please plan accordingly! : ]

May 2, 2019

Additional Elective Workshop and Final Five!

The last workshop to be added to our Elective opportunities is the Library Career Panel

Come discover the different types of position offered at our UCI Libraries. Hear the stories of their journey to becoming a Anteater Library employee as well as their learning their responsibilities and contributions to making our libraries function.

Our Panel will include:

Ashely Burke – Supervisor, Systems Administration & Web services (Information Technology Department)

Elizabeth Hernandez – Gateway, Library Monitor and Evening Supervisor (Circulation Department)

Joshua Gladieux – Weekend Supervisor (Circulation Department)

Nicole Arnold – Research Librarian for Student Success and Instruction (Education and Outreach Department)

Shahrooz Malekzadeh – Evening Supervisor SL Circulation

Sherry Agustin – Interlibrary Loan Processing (Interlibrary Loan Department)

*RSVP with your Team Leader is required for this workshop. RSVP by May 10, 2019, 5 pm.




Final Five:

As of today, there are only 5 electives workshops you may attend to complete the Library STARs Program.

Please see the schedule for more information and plan these next few weeks for success!

April 29, 2019

Upcoming workshop on Library Search Basics


Do you still need to attend the Library Search Basics workshop? Here’s your chance!

This workshop will be held this Wednesday, May 1, from 11-12 PM in LL 228. Remember that this is a requirement of the STARs program so if you haven’t been able to attend yet, please do take advantage of this opportunity.



April 29, 2019

MRC workshops offered this quarter!

Join the UCI Libraries Multimedia Resource Center as they host two workshops this quarter that count towards your electives!

  • Basic Sound Recording
    • Learn about the basics of sound recording, the types of equipment available to them at MRC and the types of licensed and open source sound recording software available to students.
    • May 7, 2019; 5 pm – 6 pm
    • Location: TBA
  • Introduction to DSLR Photography
    • Learn about basic DSLR camera settings for photography/videography and the types of imaging licensed software and computing equipment available at MRC.
    • May 14, 2019; 10 am to 11 am
    • Location: TBA


April 23, 2019

New Elective Opportunity available this Thursday (4.25.19)

The Library Career Interest Group will be hosting a LinkedIn workshop. Come get credit for boosting your professional profile, building your brand and have your professional photo taken! (Photo is optional) *Only requirement is that your LinkedIn profile is accessible and ready to be worked on during the workshop.

  • Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • MRC 166



April 22, 2019

Some great elective workshops coming up this month!

Hi Stars,

Check out these new elective workshops you can attend and fulfill your elective requirements!

Community Building; Monday, April 15th, 2019, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Counseling Center Conference Room. Discussing the importance of finding community, and how to foster a strong, cohesive team.

Test Anxiety and Stress Management; Monday, April 22, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Counseling Center Conference Room. Explore ways to help you reduce and cope with stress during exam season.


Microaggressions and Cultural Awareness; Thursday, April 25 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Dr. White Room at the Cross – Cultural Center.

Interpersonal Relationships; Monday, April 29, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Counseling Center Room. How to maintain healthy relationships.

If you go to these sessions, be sure to get credit for them!

To get credit, be sure to grab one of the forms pictured below.

Check out these electives!

Write or sign your name on the left side of the sheet (by the flower/leaves) and take a photo of it (it can even be a selfie!)
Then send that picture to your STARs leader.


Have fun!


April 4, 2019

Upcoming workshops

Hi STARS! Welcome to Spring Quarter.

We’ve added some workshops to the schedule. Here they are for your convenience:

  • Proper Handling of Library Materials; Tuesday, April 16th, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. LL 229.
  • Melvyl Basic Training; Monday, April 22, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. MRC 164.
  • Library Search Workshop; Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 11:00 – 12:00 p.m. MRC 164.

If you haven’t done these required workshops yet, now is your chance!

See you around the library!


April 3, 2019

Extended hours for all your studying needs

Howdy STARS,

It’s that time of the quarter again! And the Libraries are here to help.

A quick reminder that Langson Library is now open 24 hours. And if you prefer the Science Library, it will remain open till 2 AM. There are also free Mightnight Munchies (snack!) at both locations while supplies last. Good luck!

March 19, 2019

Upcoming Library Search Training


If you need to attend a Library Search training, you’re in luck!

There are 2 upcoming opportunities:

Tuesday, February 26th at 10:30 am in MRC 164

Friday, March 1st at 2:00 pm in LL 228


If you are attending, please let us know by filling out this Google Form.


See you around the Libraries! 😎


February 21, 2019

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