ToW: Make Timelines with Timeline JS

Want to tell a story?  Need to organize a lot of information? TimelineJS is a powerful, flexible, and easy way to quickly make a compelling and interactive visualization that can includes diverse kinds of media like images, video, audio, tweets, and even whole documents. Check out this example, from the makers of TimelineJS: Developed by […]

Talking Research Over Lunch: Seniors Share Research Experiences with Peers in Their Major

In our conversations with faculty over the past several years, concerns were expressed about the dearth of opportunities for sophomore and junior students to develop the research skills necessary for success in their majors. To address these concerns, the Research Education department recently piloted a peer-to-peer learning model that builds on the foundational research skills […]

ToW: New Screencasting Tool Available

Trinity has recently contracted with Kaltura streaming video services, which, in addition to providing online access to our video content, offers several media tools you can use in your teaching. Capturespace, at right, is a screencasting tool that actually does much more than record the screen. It offers several options for combining voice, screen, Webcam, […]

Security Changes Coming April 23

Re-post of Antonio Crespo’s 3/28 email, “Enhanced Security for Systems on Trinity Campus”: To improve the security of Trinity College systems and data, we are working on increasing the security of our servers, networks, and systems that are currently exposed to the internet. To that end, we are looking to restrict external access to personal […]

Help Us Celebrate National Library Week on April 12 at 3PM

  National Library Week is celebrated April 8 to 14 this year, and its theme is Libraries Lead. Libraries have been leaders in many areas: freedom of speech, privacy, and digital literacy, to name a few.  Help us to celebrate libraries on April 12: Stop by and have a cupcake, and while you visit us […]

Information Privacy and Security: Student Perspectives

Information Services is pleased to present student research on the ethical, legal, and technical dimensions of digital information privacy and security. The event will take place on Thursday, March 22 during Common hour in the Joslin Family 1823 Room, Library and Information Technology Center. Of course, we will serve a nice lunch! For questions, please […]

ToW: Come to the FEMBOT Wikipedia Edit-a-thon!

To celebrate Women’s History Month at Trinity College, Information Services is excited to host a FEMBOT Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on March 6th from 12:00pm-2:30pm! The event will take place in the Library and Information Technology Center’s new Digital Scholarship Studio, which is located in room 182, directly above Peter B’s coffee shop. The goal of this […]