IUPUI University Library honored for digital archiving of 120-year-old African-American newspaper

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis University Library was among the honorees as the nation’s fourth-oldest surviving African-American newspaper celebrated its 120th anniversary. The Indianapolis Recorder, a weekly newspaper, marked 12 decades of publication with an awards ceremony and a reception Oct. 15 at the Indiana State Museum. More than 200 people attended the public […]

IU joins new education technology services partnership

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Indiana University has joined with three other leading U.S. research universities to form the Unizin consortium to provide a suite of services for courses, online learning and big data analytics aimed at significantly improving the way educational content is shared across institutions and ultimately delivered to students. Unizin, a partnership among IU, Colorado State University, […]

The Center for Digital Scholarship: Preserving the past and preparing for the future

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The online, digital environment is changing the way scholars communicate, access scholarly resources, and share the products of their research. In recent years, the University Library’s program of digital scholarship has grown so much that we were prompted to formalize our efforts by creating the IUPUI University Library Center for Digital Scholarship. The Center for […]

Previously unseen photos of 1989 Tiananmen Square movement are online as IUPUI digital collection

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University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is making public more than 400 previously unseen black-and-white photographs of the historic student-led 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement. The library has digitized photographs taken by an IUPUI professor and added them to the library’s online digital collections. It was April 15, 1989, when Hu Yaobang, the ousted […]