Attend iSpace Friday Tech Talks

Friday Tech Talks have kicked off with bioinformationist Jeff Oliver from the Health Sciences Library. The focus of this new series is to create conversation and communities of practice around different types of digital scholarship tools.

Bring your lunch. No registration necessary. iSpace is located in the Science-Engineering Library on the main floor. 

April 8, 12 p.m.
RStats, Jeff Oliver

This Tech Talk with be a hands-on workshop, introducing the powerful R programming language. 

The learning objectives are:

·     Gain familiarity with R and RStudio
·     Understand basic data types and data structures
·     Read data from a file
·     Visualize data in a graph

Participants should bring a laptop with R and RStudio installed.  No programming experience is necessary.

April 15, 12 p.m.
Augmented Reality, Bryan Carter

Learn about using Augmented Reality tools like Blippar and Layar in the classroom.

April 22, 12 p.m.
Omeka, Ken McCallister

An open source platform for collections, research, exhibits, and digital projects.

April 29, 12 p.m.
Jstor Data for Research, Mary Feeney

Includes word frequencies, ngrams, topic modeling and visualization to explore the scholarly journals in the JSTOR database.

For more information, contact Jennifer Nichols.

Last updated May 9, 2016 by sflores