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Digital Media and Learning 2014 Conference

Thursday, March 6 – Saturday, March 8. Fairmont Copley Plaza 138 St. James Avenue Boston, MA 02116 The annual conference is meant to be an inclusive, international and annual gathering of scholars and practitioners in the field, focused on fostering interdisciplinary

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Geospatial Learning and Analysis Across the Curriculum

Thursday, March 6, 2 – 3 pm. Held online via desktop videoconferencing. No matter the discipline, the capacity to collect, analyze, interpret, and share geographic data can be enhanced by Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Yet identifying GIS resources and learning

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Shared Course Design: Hendrix, Rollins and the ACS New Paradigm Initiative

Thursday, February 27, 4 – 5 pm. Held online via desktop videoconferencing. A shared course piloted by Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, and Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, tested whether a faculty member teaching students from nearly 1,000 miles

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Zotero Workshop with Brian Keegan

Tuesday, February 25, 12 – 1:30pm. 400B Holmes Hall Northeastern University 360 Huntington Ave Boston, MA 02115 This workshop will cover some collaborative features of Zotero and best practices for merging it with your existing research workflows. Lazer Lab postdoctoral research

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Using Digital Tools in the Classroom and in Research

Tuesday, February 11, 5:30 – 7:30 pm. The Humanities Initiative at NYU 20 Cooper Square Fifth Floor New York, NY 10003 A panel of NYU faculty and graduate students will come together to present case studies of successful digital projects for

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Summer Workshop: Telling Stories About Art with Open Collections

June 16 – June 27, 2014. A summer workshop supported by the Getty Foundation. Participants will be introduced to concepts and skills necessary to make use of open collections to develop art-historical storytelling through data visualization, interactive media, enhanced curatorial

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New Directions for Digital Collections at Academic Libraries Seminar

Thursday, February 13, 2:00 – 3:00 pm. Held online via desktop videoconferencing. Seminar leaders include Mark Dahl, director of the Aubrey R. Watzek Library at Lewis & Clark College, and a NITLE fellow. Others are Mark Christel, Annelise Dehner, Isaac Gilman,

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Talk on Textual Science: The Future of the Past

Thursday, January 30, 2:00 – 3:00 pm. Room 3-133 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Bldg 16-635 77 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, MA 02139 Professor Gregory Heyworth, Associate Professor of English at the University of Mississippi and the Director of the Lazarus Project will

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Intro to XML, February 26-28, Washington, D.C.

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics and Assessment program and the Digital Library Federation (DLF), a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer two three-day in-depth workshops focused on using XML and XSLT

An Open Discussion of Future Trends

Thursday, December 12, 2:00 ~ 3:00 pm. Held online via desktop conferencing. Bryan Alexander, a senior fellow at the National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE), is holding a virtual seminar to contemplate the ways new trends can affect

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