Digital Scholarship Blog Posts

Heather L. Coates, MLS, MS
Data Management
September 28,2018
Open Access Week - October 22 - 26, 2018IUPUI and University Library are Open Access champions all year. Each year, thousands of articles published by IUPUI scholars are made publicly available through our participation in the Open Access Policy and the Open Access Fund. We also have more than a dozen open access journals published using the Open...
Heather L. Coates, MLS, MS
Data Management
February 27,2018
University Library is proud to be co-sponsoring (with the Ruth Lilly Medical Library) the Next Generation Researcher Program. First up is our Resource Fair on March 27 from 11:00am - 2:00pm in the Campus Center, Room 450B. Event information is now available.In conjunction with the Resource Fair, we will be launching the Next Generation Researcher...
Jere Odell
Scholarly Communication
February 5,2018
Have you heard about Pressbooks? Piloted by IU through the Unizin consortium, Pressbooks gives faculty and staff the freedom to create customized, free or low-cost online course materials for IUPUI students. Why would someone want to do that? Well …In the 2016/2017 academic year, IUPUI’s 21,748 undergraduates paid an average of $1,204.00 for books...
Heather L. Coates, MLS, MS
Data Management
January 25,2018
The Center has been working with faculty for several years now, helping them to strategize, collect, and report evidence to demonstrate the impact and value of their scholarship. We take a broad view of what counts as scholarship, as we often discuss in our workshops. University P&T and hiring committees, funding agencies, and professional...
Heather L. Coates, MLS, MS
Data Management
January 23,2018
Data Privacy Day is on January 28, 2018 (https://staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day/about/). IU is participating or hosting several events, listed below.At IU, we will be releasing the much improved user interface for the DSH (Data Sharing and Handling) Tool the week of January 22nd. Do you have questions about how to use, store, or share data...
Kristi Palmer
Digital Scholarship
January 18,2018
Apply to be our next ScholarWorks Student Assistant.20 hours a week, $11 an hourIUPUI University Library Center for Digital Scholarship is seeking a graduate student to assist with the IUPUI Open Access policy workflow. The successful candidate will participate in the full range of processes related to IUPUI OA policy, including: identifying...
Jere Odell
Scholarly Communication
January 16,2018
In November, an article that I wrote with two of my colleagues was published in the Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication (http://doi.org/10.7710/2162-3309.2169). The article reports some of the results of a wide-ranging survey of faculty attitudes regarding issues in scholarly communication. Essentially, we replicated the...
Kristi Palmer
Digital Scholarship
January 4,2018
IUPUI University LibraryUser Experience and Project Management Librarianhttps://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5258 Job SummaryThe IUPUI University Library http://www.ulib.iupui.edu seeks a User Experience (UX) and Project Management Librarian to be a part of the Library’s Center for Digital Scholarship https://ulib.iupui.edu...
Caitlin Pollock
Digital Humanities
November 29,2017
When disaster hits, maps become crucial tools for first responders and relief workers to get aid and resources to those affected. However, in many places in the Caribbean, Central and South America, and South Asia, and parts of Africa, regions are under mapped and buildings are often not shown on platforms like Google Maps (to read more on this,...
Ted Polley, MLIS
Journal publishing
November 3,2017
We are pleased to announce a brand new open access publication, Journal on Muslim Philanthropy and Civil Society. This peer-reviewed journal is international and interdisciplinary in its scope. It publishes research articles, commentary, and book reviews pertaining to the study and practice of Muslim philanthropy and civil society.The journal is...