Raynor Memorial Libraries offers more than 1.8 million volumes, hundreds of research databases, computer access, laptops on loan, a multimedia
collection, group study spaces, 24-hour access and library staff members who help researchers from around the world.
Dr. Sharon Leon, Director of Public Projects, Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, Associate Professor of History,
George Mason University; 2016-17 AMUW Women‘s Chair in Humanistic Studies, Marquette University >> View Dr. Leon's bio
Dr. Bethany Nowviskie, Director of the Digital Library Federation; Research Associate Professor of Digital Humanities in the Department of English,
University of Virginia >> View Dr. Nowviskie's bio
Registration and coffee
Welcome: Janice Welburn, Dean, University Libraries
Introductory remarks: Dr. Gary Meyer, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Marquette University
Keynote: Dr. Bethany Nowviskie, “Alternate Futures, Usable Pasts”
Keynote: Dr. Sharon Leon, “Reading between the Lines: Inquiry-Driven Digital Scholarly Infrastructure”
Faculty Panel Discussion: Tools and Technologies for Digital Scholarship
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Lunch (provided by the Libraries)
Plan to Attend
Who should attend? The symposium will be of particular interest to faculty, graduate students, and librarians but is open to and the entire Marquette community.