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Digital Scholarship Center: One-on-One Consultations

Information about the resources in the Digital Scholarship Center

 

One-on-One Consultations

Do you need help with a digital scholarship project or learning software for a creative project or research? The Digital Scholarship Center offers one-on-one consultations on a wide variety of topics and applications. During these appointments, we will help you explore specific software, provide basic guidance, or help you locate resources for additional learning. See below for booking an appointment and for more information. Appointments are limited to 45 minutes and must be booked two hours in advance. Please note, we have limited staff and time slots, so we may not be able to always accommodate your schedule. If this happens, please email us and we will do our best to schedule a time with you. Also, please note that due to scheduling issues and the availability of staff, we do not offer walk-in appointments. 

Book an appointment with Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) using SetMore

 

Please note we primarily utilize student workers and sometimes their schedules change with little notice. If this happens we will make every effort to contact you.

 

We have staff available to help with the following:

  • Project development: Video, web development, mapping, presentation, storytelling, digital scholarship
  • Word and citation styles: MLA, APA, Chicago, etc
  • Image editing: Photoshop, Lightroom, Pixlr
  • Vector Graphics: Illustrator
  • Publication development: InDesign
  • Web development Software: Dreamweaver, WordPress, Joomla, Tumblr, Cpanel
  • Coding: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JAVA, C++, Dev C++
  • PDF: Acrobat DC Pro
  • Video editing: Premiere, iMovie
  • Mapping: Story Map
  • Screen Capture: Quicktime, Screencast-O-Matic
  • Presentation software: PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides, Prezi, Acrobat DC Pro
  • Writing software: Word, Pages, Google Doc
  • Spreadsheet software: Excel, Google Sheets
  • ePub / eBook development: iBook Author, Pages, InDesign


What we can do:

  • Consult and assist you with developing a digital scholarship project
  • Assist you with learning specific software or tasks, such as editing an image, creating a simple vector graphic, creating a PowerPoint (Adobe Creative Cloud, iMovie, GarageBand) Full list of supported software
  • Consultations on using technology in courses - Course projects, consult on a future technology purchase 
  • Suggest the best resources to use for your project
  • Help you set up and use the equipment in the DSC
  • Assist and train in the development of learning material for courses


Areas we can likely help:

  • Assist with the design and development of specific research projects
  • Provide design ideas and some technical support
  • Assist with grant proposals
  • Sponsor workshop for departments
  • Assist with digitizing historical primary resource items, such as photographs, objects, documents, etc
  • Provide in-class training for specific software (Assist while the instructor is learning software)
  • Photographing objects, artwork, items (subject to copyright)

 

Where other Rowan Services can help:

  • Blackboard troubleshooting
  • Record lectures or events
  • Printing support
  • Computer and network support and troubleshooting
  • Design and update department or office website
  • Video streaming

 

Book an Appointment

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Project consulting

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This includes 24/7 online access to the entire library of over 2,000 training videos for learning subjects such as Adobe Photoshop, Excel, Web Design, Blackboard, and even many business topics

The tutorials can be viewed anywhere you have internet access and there are videos for all skill levels.

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