Workshops in the DSC

Below is a list of events and workshops offered by the Digital Scholarship Commons. For a full list of all the workshops being offered in the Libraries, visit libcal.uvic.ca.

If you have any questions about our workshops or are an instructor wanting to have us run one of our workshops in connection to your course, feel free to drop us an email to ask about availability. If you would like to be kept up to date with DSC announcements, including new workshops, you can sign up for our low-volume email list here.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Data Management Plans (DMPs)
  • Infographics with Canva
  • Systematic Reviews Workshop Series:
    • #1 – Setting Yourself Up For Success – May 9, 10:00am – Register Now
    • #2 – Developing Your Data Collection Strategy – May 16, 10:00am – Register Now
    • #3 – The Next Steps: translating searches, tracking, reporting and study selection – May 23, 10:00am – Register Now
  • Video Editing with iMovie or Microsoft ClipChamp
  • Transcription with WhisperAI and Microsoft 365
  • Intro to Covidence
  • Using Generative AI for Student Research

In Development:

  • Digital carpentry (Introduction to the Command Line)

 

Lesson Plans:

Below are workshops that the DSC has made available for anyone in the world to use free of charge! Everything is online and designed so that people can work through them on their own schedule and at their own pace. If you have questions as you go, feel free to contact us.

All the DSC workshops have been released using a Creative Commons License (CC-BY) which means that anyone can use the workshops, share them with others, and modify the lesson plans to meet their specific needs (people who modify the workshops need to give appropriate credit to the DSC).