Scholarly innovation services

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Make a data management plan?

"I want to manage my research to fulfill open access requirements or keep permanent connections to my research."

Visualize Research?

"I want to incorporate digital humanities methods into my research or pedagogy, like exhibitions, mapping, or visualizing my work."

Create 3D Printing Objects?

"I want to make a prototype or 3D print."

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We offer a variety of different workshops for members of the Vassar community. View our Events Calendar to learn more!

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Data Management Plans (DMPs)

Do you need to make a data management plan (DMP) for a grant institution, or for your own project planning needs? Example language for NSF : The 1st server site, (VDL) is maintained by the Vassar Library (VL) and Computer Information Services (CIS). The VL’s Head of Digital Scholarship and…

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Mapping software includes: ArcGIS Carto Google Maps

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The Digital Scholarship Services Collaboration (DiSSCo) is comprised of members of the Library Digital Scholarship & Technology Services, Academic Computing Services, Library Research Services, and Media Resources departments.  We have come together with the goal of better meeting the needs and supporting the interests of faculty and students pursuing digital scholarship in their teaching, learning, and research. We provide training, expertise, and other resources to help transform ideas into sustainable projects that can be shared, extended, and reviewed within the scholarly community.