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Inside this edition

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This edition of LTS News emphasizes the digital scholarship, special collections, and collaborative space as demonstrated by the naming of our inaugural Digital Scholarship Faculty Fellow, increased network storage for digital scholars and our sponsorship of speaker Mary Rizzo and THATCamp. We also continue our special collections grant success and expand collaborative learning space to meet campus needs.

— Bruce Taggart, Vice Provost


Exhibits

Dressing for Success Across Time and Function, a Special Collections Exhibit
Now - May 2014


LTS Seminars

Basic Access I (2/11)

Google Calendar (2/12)

Google Drive (2/13)

Web of Sci. & Journal Citation Reports (2/14)

Lehigh Gmail (2/17)

Microsoft Word 2012 (2/18)

iPad Show & Tell (2/20)

Google Drive (2/25)

Google Calendar (3/5)

Basic Access II (3/6)

Learn more about LTS Seminars


LTS Stat

1600
(and growing) Number of wireless access points deployed at Lehigh

Join the Digital Humanities Conversation

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Registration is now open for THATCamp Lehigh Valley 2014. Short for "The Humanities and Technology Camp", THATCamp is a user-generated "unconference" on digital humanities. THATCamp was originally the brainchild of the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, where the first THATCamp was held in 2008; since then, more than sixty THATCamps have convened across the U.S. and internationally. THATCamp Lehigh Valley 2014 is being hosted by Library & Technology Services... read more


LTS Expands Storage for Digital Scholars

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LTS is excited to announce a significant increase in network storage for faculty or graduate students working in digital scholarship. This expansion brings available storage to 60 terabytes, representing a five-fold increase in storage resources for digital scholars... read more


Grant to Expose Civil Engineering "Hidden Collections"

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Lehigh University has been awarded a $93,700 grant under the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives Program funded by the Mellon Foundation to enhance scholarly access to books, records, and maps held by the Lehigh University Libraries Special Collections. This two-year project, "Bridge and Building Forensics: Civil Engineering Archives at Lehigh University," will process and create finding aids for six civil engineering archival collections, including the papers of John Fisher; Blair Birdsall; Willis Slater; and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. In addition, a collection of postcards depicting American bridges and a series of photographs showing laboratory testing will be described... read more


LTS Unveils Collaborative Learning Space in EWFM Library

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LTS has unveiled a new collaborative learning space on the fifth floor south end of E.W. Fairchild-Martindale Library. The space incorporates multiple whiteboards, writable surfaces, two new flat screens, and adds more than 85 seats to accommodate flexible learning. The intention of the new space is to continue LTS’ commitment to create collaborative, learner-centric places that integrate library content and technology more fully into the campus experience... read more

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