Tools

Clickers Faculty User Group Meetup

December 10, 2019, 10:00am
Come join other instructors to talk about using clickers (aka student/classroom/audience response systems). Newcomers welcome!

bCourses Meetup

November 7, 2019, 10:00am

This event is designed for administrators and academic support staff who work closely with bCourses. Please come ready to share departmental updates and learn what's new or upcoming with bCourses and the campus EdTech ecosystem!

Registration is not required.

ARVR: Artivive Workshop for Faculty

October 18, 2019, 10:30am
Are you looking for ways to incorporate ARVR into your work or class? Join Arts + Design for this interactive workshop using Artivive, a new technology that allows you to create new dimensions of art by linking classical with digital art. Learn from professionals and graduate students who have already incorporated Artivive into their work. At the end of the workshop, each participant will have created an ARVR experience!
Registration is unavailable.

ARVR: Artivive Workshop for Faculty

November 7, 2019, 1:30pm
Are you looking for ways to incorporate ARVR into your work or class? Join Arts + Design for this interactive workshop where participants will be trained Artivive, a new technology that allows you to create new dimensions of art by linking classical with digital art. You will learn from professionals and graduate students who have already incorporated Artvive into their work. At the end of the workshop, each participant will have created their first ARVR experience!

Digital Publishing Series

This workshop series hosted by the Library helps you with the skills and tools you need for successful digital publications.

Gradescope for New and Experienced Instructors

September 13, 2019, 11:00am
Have you heard about Gradescope and want to learn about how you can use it in your class? Have you used Gradescope in the past and want to hear about new functionality like bubble sheets? Want to get started but not sure where to scan your assignments?
Registration is unavailable.

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

September 26, 2018, 11:00am
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 academics creating digital books, open textbooks, and open educational resources, since you can license your materials for reuse however you desire. Learn why and how to use Pressbooks for publishing your original books or course materials. You'll leave the workshop with a project already under way!
Registration is not required.

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

October 15, 2019, 2:00pm
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 academics creating digital books, open textbooks, and open educational resources, since you can license your materials for reuse however you desire. Learn why and how to use Pressbooks for publishing your original books or course materials. You'll leave the workshop with a project already under way!
See event details for participation information.

Copyright and Fair Use for Digital Projects

September 25, 2019, 11:00am
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, understanding the basics of copyright and discovering a workflow for answering copyright-related digital scholarship questions will make you more confident in your publication. We will also provide an overview of your intellectual property rights as a creator and ways to license your own work.
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Web Platforms for Digital Projects

September 16, 2019, 3:30pm
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 management.
See event details for participation information.