Events

  • From January 1, 2018
  • To February 18, 2024

GIS Day: Finding Places in Text

November 14, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

GIS Day workshop: Demonstrates locating place names in a corpus, then geocoding for particular region and time period. Location: Goldestein Electronic Classroom (Room 114), Van Pelt Library Center. For more information, go to https://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=553812&p=7060250 To register, visit https://libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/9845854?hs=a

Demonstrates steps in building a 3D video game from aerial images and elevation object files. Topics include installing Unity and the Structural Geology Query Toolkit, importing aerial images and digital data elevation, and publishing a final product. Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom (Room 114), Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center For more information, go to https://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=553812&p=7060250 To register, […]

GIS Day: Introduction to QGIS

November 15, 2022
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Explores GIS data models and formats, and the various components of the free and open source QGIS software interface and tools. Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom (Room 114), Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center For more information, go to https://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=553812&p=7060250 To register, go to https://libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/9845914?hs=a  

GIS Day: Building Interactive Webmaps

November 15, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

A hands-on tutorial on how to build interactive web maps in QGIS, and ArcGIS Web AppBuilder. Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom (Room 114), Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center For more information, go to https://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=553812&p=7060250 To register, go to https://libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/9845944?hs=a

Digital Projects with East Asian Data

November 16, 2022
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Penn Libraries’ Research Data & Digital Scholarship team is collaborating with the Center for Global Collections’ East Asian studies librarians to offer an introduction to East Asian digital humanities (DH) training and projects. In this context, we define DH broadly as the application of technical tools to humanities (and social sciences) data. The presentation […]