The Library is pleased to organize the following new series of digital scholarship workshops on its methodology, skills and tools for academics, researchers and postgraduate students. Please register now.
Introducing Digital Scholarship Lab Facilities
This briefing session demonstrates the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct research at the Lab at ease.
20 Jan (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
14 Feb (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
22 Mar (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
13 Apr (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
Digital Humanities: Introduction to Tools and Methodology
This seminar introduces about Digital Humanities and some related tools and methodologies in doing humanities research in digital world.
GIS for Digital Scholarship Research
One of the important tools for doing digital scholarship research is Geographic Information System (GIS) for doing spatial and temporal analysis. This seminar informs you some practical application of this tool in the academic world in conducting digital scholarship in particular digital humanities projects.
This seminar covers:
- Basic concepts of data visualization
- Introduction to some open source data visualization tools
28 Feb (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Click here to register
Analyzing Texts using Voyant Tools (Hands-on)
Voyant Tools is a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts. Join to learn how to use this online tool to analyze textual materials, no matter they are in text file or online.
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English might be used if users require.)