New Improved Miami Student Archive

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We are really pleased to announce a significant upgrade to the Miami Student Newspaper archive. CDS staff have been working over the past several months to modernize the collection and the content to make it both more comprehensive and easier to use and access. The collection now has the mostly complete run of the materials… Read more »

Butler County N.O.W. Chapter Reception at Alumni Weekend

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During the past two years, a small group of students have assisted in scanning the historical documents of the Miami-Oxford Chapter of the National Organization for Women, as well as, cataloguing items for easy retrieval for interested researchers. On Saturday, June 21, the Center for Digital Scholarship was proud to host an informal reception and… Read more »

Team Member Training

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Tuesday, January 14th, Team Member Training was held in the Center for Digital Scholarship. Team member training is a workshop in which all recent library hires take part. The purpose of this workshop is for new hires to meet each other and put faces with names that they might not encounter during their normal duties… Read more »

Coming soon to a library near you

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This weekend the third floor of the library was filled with students from Capstone Pictures, a COM 414 capstone class that completed its filming in the Center for Digital Scholarship. Over the course of three days, students filmed a large scale production complete with hired actors, extensive light and camera rigging, and a production crew…. Read more »

Welcome Back

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Welcome back faculty and students! As everyone settles into new routines, we are also getting well settled into our new space and services. The Center was very fortunate to have a large turnout for our Open House in May and we have enjoyed significant traffic over the summer. In the coming weeks we hope you… Read more »

Save the Date: Open House April 23

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It seems like that it has been forever since we started moving in, but the staff of the Center are excited to finally announce our official open house date! Thanks to Lindsay Miller in the Libraries for the cool Save the Date.

Renovation Update: 1/30

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Last week the last major component of the Center was installed, the storefront enclosing the conference room. ¬†All that remains are a few minor items on the “punch list” ¬†consisting of the remaining todo items to be completed before the contractor can consider the job done. In case you’ve ever wondered, the name punch list… Read more »

Renovation Update: 1/25

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A lot has happened since our last update. In fact, the project is rapidly nearing completion! Since we returned in early January, most of the electrical and lighting reconfiguration has been completed, life safety equipment installed, doors and finishes installed, and some small modification to the carpet have been completed. The last major installation will… Read more »

Renovation update: Holiday Edition

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It’s been a couple of weeks since the last update, but a lot has been happening on the Center for Digital Scholarship renovation. Door frames have been installed and drywall has been hung and plastered. We’ve even lost a door! The side door to the Center has been removed to make the new imaging lab… Read more »

Renovation Update 12/5

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We’ve seen some significant changes this week as most of the framing is up for the new wall and the imaging lab. This week also saw the beginning of minor demolition of part of the wall separating the new conference room from the Audio Video production lab. Just a couple of days left before Finals… Read more »