Digital Scholarship Events

Upcoming Events:

Undergraduate Digital Research Symposium

Wednesday, April 19, 8:30 AM - 2 PM
Digital Scholarship Commons, McHenry Library

Sponsored by Center for Jewish Studies, Digital Scholarship Commons, University Library, IHR 
With support from the Koret Family Foundation


The Digital Scholarship Commons will host the first Undergraduate Digital Research Symposium on April 19, 2017. This symposium will showcase innovative undergraduate research and celebrate the digital projects that students develop in class. 



Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Digital Exhibit Building Symposium

Sponored by the Institute of Library and Museum Services

This day long symposium considered the value of curating digital exhibits, communicating with online audiences, and implementing new digital assignments in the classroom. We will also held hands-on workshops to help projects get started.


Thursday, May 7
Working in Omeka: Building a community of users

The symposium explored the possibilities of using Omeka across the university and imagining the future of digital exhibit building at the University of California. The featured keynote address by Patrick Muray-John: "How can you tailor your Omeka site, and Why?" by Patrick Murray-John, Research Assistant Professor and Omeka Developer Manager at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.

Videos from the Symposium: