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ARL Digital Scholarship Institute at University of Rochester—Save the Date: July 29–August 2, 2019

University of Rochester, Rush Rhees Library, photo by Matthew Schwartz

The ARL Digital Scholarship Institute, an initiative of the ARL Academy, is offering a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for professionals in ARL member libraries and archives who are new to digital scholarship to develop their skills in an intensive, yet supportive, learner-centered environment.

Guided by the principles of community, diversity, impact, openness, and sustainability, the Digital Scholarship Institute foregrounds critical thinking about the content and context of the modern research environment. Participants are trained in a core set of methodologies and tools that provide both a knowledge base and the confidence to work with the cultural changes sweeping through research institutions and higher education today.

This fourth iteration of the ARL Digital Scholarship Institute will be hosted by the University of Rochester on Monday–Friday, July 29–August 2, 2019. Additional details regarding the venue and cost of the institute will become available in February 2019.

To learn more about digital scholarship in the context of the ARL Academy, visit the ARL Digital Scholarship Community of Practice webpage.

About the Association of Research Libraries

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is a nonprofit organization of 125 research libraries in Canada and the US whose mission is to advance research, learning, and scholarly communication. The Association fosters the open exchange of ideas and expertise, promotes equity and diversity, and pursues advocacy and public policy efforts that reflect the values of the library, scholarly, and higher education communities. ARL forges partnerships and catalyzes the collective efforts of research libraries to enable knowledge creation and to achieve enduring and barrier-free access to information. ARL is on the web at ARL.org.