Rice University’s Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) partners with faculty, students and staff to advance research, teaching and creative expression in the digital age, offering expertise and access to facilities and tools. We showcase the intellectual vitality of the university by managing the Rice Digital Scholarship Archive; assist in planning and implementing scholarly digital projects; provide training and consulting in the use of digital tools for education and research; provide support for scholarly communications, including consulting on copyright and open access; and help to support using, managing and preserving research data.
Departments within DSS include the Digital Media Commons, GIS Data Center and the Kelley Center for Government Information, Data and Geospatial Services. Please visit their web pages for more specific information.
What We Do
Digital Scholarship Services staff have contributed to the following collaborative projects:
imagineRio (Fares, el-Dahdah, AlidaMetcalf, et al): Assistance with GIS, digitization, building digital collections using SharedShelf, and metadata
Chinese Commercial Advertisement Archive (Tani Barlow, et al): Assistance with programming, hosting collections on DSpace
Houston Asian American Archives (HAAA) oral histories (Anne Chao et al): Assistance with DSpace, Omeka, metadata
Our Americas Archive Partnership (Caroline Levander, Geneva Henry, et al): project management, digitization, TEI markup, interface development, DSpace, metadata
TIMEA (Lisa Spiro, Paula Sanders, et al): project management, digitization, TEI markup, interface development, DSpace, metadata
Electronic Vesalius (John Mulligan, Matthew Wettergreen, Ying Jin): programming Raspberry Pi, database development
Address & Location
Digital Scholarship Services MS44
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892
Digital Scholarship services is now offering digital scholarship / data management office hours in the DMC Multi Purpose Room (B42) on Thursday from 11 a.m. to noon.