EVENTS

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Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
This workshop provides a brief introduction to data visualization design principles, and gives participants hands-on experience with Tableau, enabling them visualize data in a variety of ways (geospatially, relationally, and statistically, among others). Part of[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Michael Laney (MSU Libraries Vincent Voice Library) will offer an introduction to Audio Analysis examining current trends in scholarship and looking towards ways audio analysis can be integrated into digital humanities projects. The workshop will[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Feb 15 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
4:15 pm
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is RAWGraphs (http://rawgraphs.io/), for data visualization. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for. Register here
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
2:00 pm
Sharing your research data is a crucial step in the lifecycle of your project. Funders expect it, it’s good for your scholarly reputation, and it promotes transparency and reproducibility. But how can you share your[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Federal, state, and local governments are increasingly sharing datasets to improve transparency and allow scholars, businesses, and citizens to leverage data and conduct research to improve their cities. However, this data is often segmented into[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
2:00 pm
All digital files are vulnerable to decay and loss. Sometimes a hard drive fails or a file becomes corrupted. But we can also lose files due to bad data management habits, obsolete technology, or, paradoxically,[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
3:00 pm
Census data provides some of the best longitudinal demographic data available and is used by a wide range of disciplines and research. In this workshop you will learn about how census data is collected and[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Mar 15 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
4:15 pm
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is Antconc (http://www.laurenceanthony.net/software/antconc/), for corpus and textual analysis. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for.[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
2:00 pm
Have you ever lost a project file? Been unable to find the most recent version of a document? Suffered hard drive failure or had your laptop stolen? Been unable to open old files? Been told[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Twine is a powerful yet accessible tool for creating text-based games and interactive fictions that has many potentials for classrooms of all kinds. Twine has been used to create notable games such as the award-winning,[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
9:00 am
Would you like to save your research, publications, syllabi, and datasets for long term preservation somewhere safe and open access? Are you looking for a place to establish an academic profile in a not-for-profit system?[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Apr 19 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
4:15 pm
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is Voyant (http://voyant-tools.org/), for textual analysis and visualization. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for.[...]
Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library