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Jean & Alexander Heard Libraries

Digital Scholarship
and Communications

The Digital Scholarship and Communications Office (DiSC) at the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries supports faculty and students to learn and use digital tools to discover, organize, share, and publish their research and data. DiSC offers training and consultation on topics such as data curation, text mining, geographic information systems, project management, open access publishing, copyright, and scholarly repositories.

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Workshops & Tutorials

Learn new tools and techniques in the field of scholarly communications and digital scholarship and find a list of digital resources and tutorials.


Vanderbilt University's Institutional Repository

Vanderbilt University's Institutional Repository (VUIR) is an open-access repository of the University's intellectual output. Learn how to archive your pre-prints, post-prints, data, and other scholarly work.

Digital Resources

Digital Resources Around Campus

Find out where you can find computers and licensed software or other technology support and training centers around campus.

Project Planning

Project Planning Help

Get help with your digital project or data analysis needs.

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