Category Archives: Open Source / Open Access

Upcoming Workshops

Rich Rath/ September 30, 2016/ Events, Open Source / Open Access/ 0 comments

Two workshops coming up in October. You can Register for them HERE. Please share around with folks you think would be interested. Introduction to Mapping Census Data in R (Hands-on Session) October 11, 2016 – Room 110A – 2-4pm Learn to use R, the open source software environment for statistical computing and graphics, to map US Census and World Bank

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DAHI/Library DHGetDown

DAHI Admin/ August 24, 2016/ Events, News, Open Source / Open Access, Video/ 0 comments

The first DHGetDown was a resounding success.  We had a full house. If you were not able to attend and wanted to, please accept my apologies, we had a far greater response than we had expected and we accommodated as many people as we were able.  The keynote panel video and some other conference materials are available at DAHI’s  ScholarSpace.  The

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Open Source and Intellectual Property in the Digital Era

Rich Rath/ February 22, 2016/ Events, Open Source / Open Access/ 0 comments

March 8th DAHI Lunch Discussion Noon to 1:15 History Library, Sakamaki A201 With Professors Deborah Halbert (Political Science and Associate VC of Research) and Paul McKimmy (Learning Design & Technology) Please join us on Tuesday, March 8 from 12pm-1:15pm for our first meeting of the semester. Deborah J. Halbert and Paul McKimmy will join us for a discussion of contemporary

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Open Access Week 2015

Sveta Stoytcheva/ October 19, 2015/ Events, Open Source / Open Access/ 0 comments

This week, October 19 – 25th, is International Open Access Week. This year, UH Mānoa is once again participating in Open Access Week by hosting a series of events where participants can learn more about open access (OA) and how to facilitate open access to their research. Events include talks on ScholarSpace (our institutional repository), Creative Commons licensing, editing Wikipedia,

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Free Textbooks for Students: A Look at Open Educational Resources in the UH System

DAHI Admin/ May 7, 2015/ Open Source / Open Access/ 0 comments

The best reading, for the largest number, at the least cost. — American Library Association Motto, Originally Adopted in 1892 Librarians believe in the equity of access, eliminating the barriers often seen with a lack of income, knowledge, or training. The Internet has acted as an agent toward greater equalization. With a few clicks of a mouse or a swipe

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