Digital Tools for Civic Engagement

Last week I attended the second national workshop for the Consortium on Digital Resources for Teaching and Research. Sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges and funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the national workshop brings together librarians, staff, and faculty from liberal arts colleges across the country to develop digital collections using Shared Shelf. This year’s workshop featured updates from participating institutions which, by the end of the workshop, were less about digital technology and more about making a difference.

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