Announcing Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows 2023-2024

The UW Bothell/Cascadia College Library is pleased to announce recipients of the 2023-24 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows awards. This Library-sponsored initiative supports UW faculty in developing a digital scholarship project over the course of the academic year. Congratulations to the following recipients: Find out more about the projects developed by the 2022-2023 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows: Dr. Shima Abadi, Dr. Ching-In Chen, Dr. Julie Shayne, and Dr. Sarita Shukla.

Resource Highlight: Public Writing Guide

We are excited to announce a new library guide to Public Writing! Public writing is an important part of digital scholarship and public engagement. Public writing connects scholars and researchers with the communities who inform and are impacted by their work. Public writing is an art that involves translating academic language and research into writing that is accessible and engaged in public spaces outside of academia. Public writing is an essential aspect of sharing research broadly, and an essential aspect of connecting, informing, and persuading. The Library’s Public Writing guide, created by Denise Hattwig and Dr. Julie Shayne, with contributions…

Announcing Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows 2022-2023

The UW Bothell/Cascadia College Library is pleased to announce recipients of three 2022-23 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows awards and one Summer 2022 DSFF award. This Library-sponsored initiative supports UW faculty in developing a digital scholarship project over the course of the academic year. Congratulations to the following recipients: Find out more about the projects developed by the 2021-2022 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows, Dr. Santiago Lopez and Dr. Julie Shayne.

Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows: Call for Applications 2022-2023

The UW Bothell/Cascadia College Library is pleased to announce ​a call for applications for the Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows grant, a Library-sponsored opportunity for UW Bothell faculty. The Library seeks to support 1-2 UW Bothell faculty in developing a digital scholarship project over the course of the 2022-2023 academic year. Faculty Fellows will receive a $5000 stipend and support from the Library’s Head of Digital Scholarship and Library staff. Applications are due November 18, 2022. Please read about 2021-2022 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows’ projects on our DS@UWB blog. Award The award for Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows includes the following: Requirements for Fellows Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows…

Digital Scholarship Services in the Library: 2022-2023

The Library offers a suite of digital scholarship services for faculty and students. We’re here to help with your open scholarship and publishing, open pedagogy, and sharing research with new publics. The UW Libraries also provides hosting services for your digital scholarship, with platforms such as Pressbooks, Omeka, WordPress, and more… 

Announcing Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows 2021-2022

The UW Bothell Library has awarded 2021-22 Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows awards to Dr. Santiago Lopez, associate professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, ​and Dr. Julie Shayne, teaching professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences. This new Library-sponsored initiative supports UW faculty in developing a digital scholarship project over the course of the academic year. Lopez will develop an open digital collection of curated geospatial datasets that will be available for exploration, research, planning and decision making. Shayne will develop a collection of student-created open digital exhibits that highlight feminist archives, engage students in public…

Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows: Call for Applications 2021-2022

The UW Bothell/Cascadia College Library is pleased to announce a new Library-sponsored opportunity for UW Bothell faculty, the Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows grant. The Library seeks to support 1-2 UW Bothell faculty in developing a digital scholarship project over the course of the 2021-2022 academic year. Faculty fellows will receive a $5000 stipend and support from the Library’s Head of Digital Scholarship and Library staff. Applications are due November 30, 2021. Award The award for Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellows includes the following: $5000 stipend to be used to fund your own research and development time, paid undergraduate student assistance, supplies, or other pre-approved costs …

Digital Scholarship Services in the Library: 2021-2022

The Library offers a suite of digital scholarship services for faculty and students. We’re here to help with your open scholarship and publishing, open pedagogy, and sharing research with new publics. The UW Libraries also provides hosting services for your digital scholarship, with platforms such as Pressbooks, Omeka, WordPress, and more.  Some Digital Scholarship services offered by the Library include: Project visioning and planning Choosing tools and platforms Sharing research and scholarship with communities and publics Open pedagogy tools, assignment design, and teaching collaboration Open Access publishing And more!  Heading into Fall (or any time!) please let us know if…

New Digital Collection: CCUWBee Native Bee Collection

UW Bothell and Cascadia College’s CCUWBee research team has been studying native bee pollinators on campus for the past several years. Led by Dr. Amy Lambert, IAS Associate Teaching Professor, and Sustainability Coordinator Alexa Russo, students, staff, faculty, and alumni in the Research Initiative have photographed and documented diversity of native bee species over time. These research photographs are now available in the open CCUWBee Native Bee Collection. The CCUWBee Native Bee Collection includes photographs from abundance and diversity surveys on the UW Bothell and Cascadia College Campus. Images show bees of various species throughout several years of surveys and…

Accessibility Plugins for WordPress

One of the first steps we recommend as you set up your WordPress site is to install an accessibility plugin. Accessibility plugins add a menu of options for users of your site to customize how they interact with content. An accessibility plugin can easily change font size, disable animations, or indicate links in a particular way, for example. Accessibility plugins are crucial for making a site welcoming and easy-to-use for everyone interested, and for increasing the reach and impact of your site content.  This DS@UWB site uses the AccessibleWP Toolbar plugin. Try it out! Click on the accessibility icon in…