Story Map Challenge- GIS Day 2020

This year the University of Rochester will be participating in “GIS Day” by holding a student Story Map competition including accompanying training workshops. What is GIS Day? According to ESRI’s website, GIS
By : Blair Tinker | Sep 30, 2020

Digital Projects and Platforms Workshop Series

Overview Throughout the six session series we will explore options for furthering student engagement through digital tools and project-based assignments. The first five sessions will be thematically grouped workshops that will include
By : Emily Sherwood | May 26, 2020

Digital Pedagogy Workshop 2019

Thoughtful Pedagogy, Innovative Projects The digital pedagogy workshop series began in August 2018 as a means to cultivate a learning community around digital pedagogy among the University of Rochester faculty and staff
By : Joe Easterly | Oct 25, 2019

Library Consortium Receives Grant to Support Data and Digital Literacy

Ninety percent of the world’s data is only two years old, and the tools, methods, and platforms to explore and use it are continually evolving. The overwhelming pace at which information and
By : Matthew Cook | Jul 10, 2019

Digital Pedagogy Workshop

Digital Pedagogy On August 9th and 10th, Stu Jordan (Faculty Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning) and Emily Sherwood (Director, Digital Scholarship Lab) co-facilitated the Digital Pedagogy Workshop aimed at
By : Emily Sherwood | Aug 13, 2018

RCL Mini-Digital Scholarship Institute

ARL DSI The past few years, members of the Digital Scholarship Lab have helped teach classes at the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Digital Scholarship Institute. The institute aims to introduce library
By : Emily Sherwood | Jun 5, 2018

Accolades and Accomplishments

This spring, we have a lot to celebrate at the Digital Scholarship Lab. Two of our own were recognized for their service to River Campus Libraries and one of our graduate students completed his degree.
By : Emily Sherwood | May 17, 2018

2018 Spring Showcase

The Digital Scholarship Lab at River Campus Libraries hosted a spring showcase event highlighting a few of our recent collaborations. Short flash talks were followed by a digital poster session and reception
By : Emily Sherwood | May 14, 2018

Rochester, NY Voices of LGBT History

River Campus Libraries and the Out Alliance
By : Emily Sherwood | May 3, 2018