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Booksnake Demo by Sean Fraga

Scholarly Innovation Lab, Room 11630L 280 Charles E. Young Dr., Los Angeles

Booksnake is a new software tool that makes it feel like digitized cultural heritage materials are physically present in the real world, using augmented reality (AR) technology in consumer smartphones and tablets. Unlike humanities projects that use virtual reality (VR) or AR to publish custom content, Booksnake is a general-purpose, content-agnostic tool for existing online...

Global Humanisms Digital Humanities Forum

Royce 306

Organized by Chris Johanson (Classics and Digital Humanities, UCLA) and Zrinka Stahuljak (CMRS-CEGS, UCLA). This workshop will serve as a forum on Digital Humanities research in Cultural Heritage sites. The focus will be on the Eastern Adriatic sites over a long period of time (300-1600). The Eastern Adriatic, with its rich ancient, late antique, medieval...

Vectorworks & GIS


3D Modeling for Research - Part III.
This workshop will explore using QGIS A Free and Open Source Geographic Information System and Vectorworks, an advanced 2D/3D modeling application to create digital terrain models (DTM) using Global Multi-resolution Terrain Elevation Data (GMTED). For more information on these tools, please visit: vectorworks.net/en-US and qgis.org/en/site/.