Tools

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.
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Getting Started with bCourses

August 20, 2019, 1:00pm
New to bCourses, or need a refresher? This hands-on workshop will introduce you to some key tools and teach you how to set up a bCourses site. We'll cover: Access, permissions, and logging in, creating and publishing your site, adding files, creating assignments, and messaging your students.
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Inclusive Design Demonstration with Ally

August 19, 2019, 1:30pm
Please join us for a demonstration of an inclusive design tool within bCourses, called Ally. Ally helps make course content more accessible by allowing students and instructors to convert files to HTML, EPUB, electronic braille, MP3 (audio), and over 30 translated languages.
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Course Content Accessibility

The AIS and Berkeley Resource Center for Online Education (BRCOE) are excited to offer workshops on creating accessible online content and downloadable files.  These workshops provide opportunities for hands-on participation and result in the creation of accessible content in the following platforms:

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

May 6, 2019, 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.
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Google Higher Education Workshop

April 10, 2019, 1:00pm
Come learn from Google's Higher Education team about new products for collaboration and communicating, as well as tips and tricks for getting the most out of Google Drive, docs, mail, and calendar. This two-hour, interactive session allows you to get hands on with Tour Creator, a new virtual reality creation tool; Jamboard, an interactive whiteboard that works for remote collaboration; and other products.
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Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink

April 11, 2019, 12:00pm
Faculty and Staff are invited to join with engineers from The Mathworks, makers of Matlab, for a noon-time discussion on "Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink."
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Adobe PowerPoint

February 20, 2019, 1:00pm
This workshop demonstrates how to use an accessible PowerPoint template...
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Adobe PowerPoint

February 14, 2019, 1:00pm
This workshop demonstrates how to use an accessible PowerPoint template...
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