Digital Scholarship Services
For more information about Digital Humanities services and projects at the College of Charleston visit:
- Digital Scholarship and Services website for more details on our department's initial offerings.
- Program in the Carolina Lowcountry and Atlantic World digital initiatives page to view a variety of recently completed, in progress, and future digital scholarship projects
- Lowcountry Digital Library Research Guide. The Lowcountry Digital Library provides professional training and support for archive, library, and museum professionals throughout the region and documents the history and culture of the region while it supports current research initiatives and cultivates creative content and digital information in appropriate formats across disciplines in support of scholarly inquiry.
- Avery Research Center, established to collect, preserve, and make public the unique historical and cultural heritage of African Americans in Charleston and the South Carolina Lowcountry.
- "How Do I" Research Guides for tutorials and classroom resources on specific digital scholarship topics and tools.
Related Research Guides
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This interdisciplinary guide provides resources to support research and creation of scholarly digital projects and presentations.
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Gimp (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free photo editing program similar to Photoshop. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.
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Digital Scholarship in the Classroom
The College of Charleston Libraries promotes information literacy and life-long learning by providing literacy, information,technology and education (LITE) sessions to the campus community. Sessions are designed to to integrate information literacy education and digital scholarhip into the academic disciplines. Workshops can be tailored to meet the specific needs of your class, office or organization. For more information and additional resources, visit the LITE blog!
To find out more about specialized digital scholarship and multimedia instruction sessions, please contact Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem at email@example.com.
Special Instruction Topics:
- Tailored Instruction for Your Class
- Personal Productivity and Collaborative Learning
- Creating Multimedia Content
- Special Seminars for Student Groups
- Communication Tools
- Finding Information & Library Resources
- Collecting and Organizing your Work
Information R/evolution by Michael Wesch
This video explores the changes in the way we find, store, create, critique, and share information. This video was created as a conversation starter, and works especially well when brainstorming with people about the near future and the skills needed in order to harness, evaluate, and create information effectively.
Additional videos by Michael Wesch can be found at Digital Ethnography@Kansas State University
LITE Blog Tips, News & Events
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LibGuide Adapted from:
- Cornell University Library Guides: Finding images at Cornell available at http://guides.library.cornell.edu/content.php?pid=2657&sid=14340
- Northeaster University Library Guides: Multimedia Resources for Research and Content Creation: http://subjectguides.lib.neu.edu/content.php?pid=70924&sid=525390
- University of Houston: The Educational Uses of Digital Storytelling: http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/7elements.html
- Digital Story: Center for Digital Storytelling: http://www.storycenter.org/index1.html