Escuchando la Frontera: Listening to Collections and Communities, UCLA Digital Library Special Event

Published: May 16, 2019

The Music Library, Chicano Studies Research Center, and Ethnomusicology Archive invite interested community members to a shared exhibit on the Frontera Collection, which is hosted by the UCLA Digital Library.  Escuchando la Frontera: Listening to Collections and Communities will include two panels with roundtable discussions, presentation of related student work, a DJ playing of some…

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Workshop: Getting Started with ArcGIS Pro

Published: May 10, 2019
Scholarly Innovation Lab

Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm (with one hour lunch break) Location: Research Library 11630L – Scholarly Innovation Lab (SIL) In this hands-on workshop, you will learn ArcGIS Pro, the next generation ArcGIS Desktop application, which is tightly integrated to modern Web GIS. The workshop will specifically discuss how to get started,…

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Call for Volunteers, ASIST 2019 Annual Meeting in Australia

Published: May 9, 2019

  Overview The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) is seeking ASIS&T student members to volunteer at our 2019 Annual Meeting, 19-23 October in Melbourne, Australia.  We invite you to complete this application if you wish to volunteer at the meeting.Help ASIS&T welcome more than 400 information scientists, students and like-minded professionals to the…

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Special Colloquium: Rémi Boivin on Montreal Police-Worn Bodycam Project

Published: May 6, 2019

In addition to our regular colloquium at 3pm, the Department will be hosting a special colloquium this Thursday May 9 at 12h30 in room 111, featuring Professor Rémi Boivin from the Université de Montréal (abstract and bio below). Pizza and strawberry-rhubarb crisp will be served. How video documents caused the ending of the Montreal police…

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Accession & Digitization Workshop, May 2, 12:30pm, IS Lab Zone A

Published: May 2, 2019

How do institutions add new materials to their collections? The IS Lab welcomes participants to assist with the accession and digitization of recently acquired materials. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to accession and digitization practices for archival collections, including setting the appropriate level of description, articulating the link between description and arrangement, documenting…

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