Bodleian iSkills workshops - week 4

3 February 2015

The Bodleian Libraries will be running workshops on finding and using digital images and geospatial data in week 4.

Digital images: ARTstor, Bridgeman Education, VADS and Archivision for teaching and learning
Wednesday 11 February 2015, 2-4pm

This workshop examines three major digital image collections subscribed to by the University - ARTstor, Bridgeman Education, Archivision (new and on trial) - and a fourth resource, free for educational use, VADS. All of these are geared to research and teaching in the humanities, history of science and medicine, and social sciences.

Finding, viewing, presenting and managing images will be covered.

Presenter: Clare Hills-Nova
Venue:  IT Services, 13 Banbury Road

Find out more and book your place for iSkills: Digital images


Bodleian iSkills: Finding and Converting Geospatial Data
Thursday 12 February 2015, 2-5pm

A hands on workshop looking at how to find and convert geospatial data and prepare it for digital mapmaking in ArcGIS. This is the preliminary stage of GIS work - see ArcGIS Desktop for training in mapmaking itself.

Who is this session for? Postgraduate students, researchers, academics and anyone else interested in finding and converting geospatial data.

Presenters: Kelly Schultz and Michael Athanson
Venue: Radcliffe Science Library Training Room, Parks Road

Find out more and book your place for iSkills: Finding and Converting Geospatial Data


Questions? - Please contact usered@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

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