Digital Publishing Series

Intended audience: 
Academic Support Staff, Faculty, Graduate Students, Post-doctoral students


Whether you are looking to create a companion website for your book, a scholarly portfolio, or a full-scale digital project, this workshop series is designed to get you up and running with the skills and tools you need for successful digital publications.

This series is designed for faculty, graduate students, and staff in the Humanities and Social Sciences and is open to any member of the UC Berkeley community.

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Past events

October 15, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you. Pressbooks is often the tool of choice for...
September 25, 2019, 11:00am to 12:30pm
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This training will help you navigate the copyright, fair use, and usage rights of including third-party content in your digital project. Whether you seek to embed video from other sources for analysis, post material you scanned from a visit to the archives, add images, upload documents, or more,...
September 16, 2019, 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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How do you go about publishing a digital book, a multimedia project, a digital exhibit, or another kind of digital project? In this workshop, we'll take a look at use cases for common open-source web platforms WordPress, Drupal, Omeka, and Scalar, and we'll talk about hosting, storage, and asset...
May 6, 2019, 11:00am to 12:30pm
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If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you.
September 26, 2018, 11:00am to 12:30pm
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If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you. Pressbooks is often the tool of choice for...
April 26, 2018, 11:00am to 12:30pm
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Pressbooks is an easy-to-use tool that offers flexibility for self-publishing in different formats. Learn why and how to use Pressbooks for publishing your original books or course materials and for accessing a wide array of open publishing materials.
April 20, 2017, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Open to: Staff, Faculty, Graduate Students Description: In this hands-on workshop, we will learn the basics of creating a WordPress site, a web-based platform good for blogs, scholarly portfolios, and websites. By the end of the workshop, you will know how to post content, embed images and video,...