Introduction to SCNet's Webinar Series

SCNet and iDigBIo are pleased to announce a series of webinars centered on supporting small collections and establishing SCNet as a collaborative resource for small collections and the professionals who manage them. Each webinar in this series will be held 3:00-4:00 p.m. EST on the dates shown below. Meetings are virtual and accessible online at https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet. No special software outside of an internet browser is required to access the virtual meeting room.

Webinar Recording - Achieving the Maximum Potential of Small University Collections: a Model in Digitization, Education, & Outreach

You can access the webinar recording here: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p7xejclok57/

Transcribing Specimens into Symbiota: a practical approach

Title: Transcribing Specimens into Symbiota: a practical approach
Date: 24 September 2015
Time: 3-4 pm EDT
Virtual meeting place: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Presenter: Leila Siciliano-Martina (Label Transcriptionist), Richard Rabeler (University of Michigan) and Ed Gilbert (Symbiota)

Leveraging the Paleobiology Database data for undergraduate education

Title: Leveraging the  Paleobiology Database data for undergraduate education
Date: 22 October 2015
Time: 3-4 pm EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Presenter: Mark H. Uhen, Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences Affiliate, Department of Environmental Science and Policy

Achieving the Maximum Potential of Small University Collections: a Model in Digitization, Education, & Outreach

20 August 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Achieving the Maximum Potential of Small University Collections: a Model in Digitization, Education, & Outreach
Marcia A. Revelez, Collections Manager, Angelo State Natural History Collections, Department of Biology, Angelo State University, San Angelo,TX 76909, mrevelez@angelo.edu

Webinar Recording- Citizen Science: A Symbiotic Future for Research and Education Using Biological Collections

You can access the webinar recording here: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p97hg61x6ez/

Webinar Recording - Handy-dandy Biodiversity Database for Field Stations

You can access the webinar recording here: 
http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p577qigzfg9/
You can access the presentation slides here:
https://www.idigbio.org/sites/default/files/workshop-presentations/BR_idigbio.pdf

Citizen Science: A Symbiotic Future for Research and Education Using Biological Collections

23 July 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Citizen Science: A Symbiotic Future for Research and Education Using Biological Collections
Presenters: Emily Meineke (North Carolina State, Entomology), Steven D. Frank (North Carolina State, Entomology), Robert Dunn (North Carolina State, Biology)

Handy-dandy Biodiversity Database for Field Stations

18 June 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual meeting place: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet
Handy-Dandy Biodiversity Database for Field Stations
Presenter: Beth Rogers, Librarian, Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre (BMSC)

Webinar Recording - Biological Field Stations as Repositories of Biodiversity Data

You can access the webinar recording here:
http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p55so92q3rs/