Digital Scholarship Laboratory

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About

Data visualization workstationsThe Digital Scholarship Laboratory is a facility within the Evans Library that allows researchers to access, integrate, and share current and future research across all disciplines using digital tools and resources such as Data Curation, Digitization, Spatial Analysis, and Visualization, among others. It seeks to assume the role of springboard to innovation for the Florida Tech community and it aims to:

  • Support Research, Teaching, and Learning in all FIT disciplines;
  • Professional expertise in research and technology
  • Allow equal access for all students and researchers;
  • Offer new infrastructure and services that are not provided by other entities on campus;
  • Offer broadly applicable technologies;
  • Offer a variety of seating and collaborative work spaces;
  • Support collaborations cross-institutional projects; and
  • Function with great flexibility to enable reconfiguration when needed.

The DSL offers:

  • Graphics Intensive Applications
  • Rendering & Visualization
  • Large Video Display Wall
  • Interactive Computing
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Large-Scale Multi-Touch Displays
  • Virtual Reality
  • Prototyping and Creation (3D printing, scanning, etc.)
  • Textual analysis
  • Data-management

Presentation featuring the Digital Scholarship Lab: The Next Gen Library