Events

  • From January 1, 2018

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

Creative Coding in p5.js

November 16, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Come learn how to make cool, weird, creative things using code! p5.js is a JavaScript library for creative coding, with a focus on making coding accessible and inclusive for artists, designers, educators, beginners, and anyone else. In this workshop, we’ll introduce the basics of programming sketches in p5.js, and point participants to further resources they […]

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 […]

GIS Day presentations and keynote speaker

November 16, 2022
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

GIS presentations and a keynote address from National Audubon Society’s Bird Migration Explorer Program Director, Melanie A. Smith focusing on the issue of mapping bird migration! For more information, go to https://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=553812&p=7060250 To register, please go to https://libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/9821900?hs=a