Survey Results on Trust

The following post is in reference to a survey given in May 2018. For more information on the survey, see previous posts on our Survey Methodology, Survey Demographics, and Survey Questions & Reflections (the full survey is available for download and reuse under a CC0 license). Posts on other survey themes: Survey Results Reports, Survey Results on Open Access Themes, Survey Results … Continue reading Survey Results on Trust

Ithaka S+R Language and Literature Research Project

In early-November, a group of Penn librarians traveled to Georgetown University in Washington, DC, to participate in a two-day workshop for Ithaka S+R’s Language and Literature Research Project. The project, formally announced in August, is part of Ithaka’s larger Research Support Services Program. The workshop brought together 42 librarians from universities and colleges all over … Continue reading Ithaka S+R Language and Literature Research Project

Voter Registration Posters at Common Press

At Common Press, we take exercising one's voice seriously. With Pennsylvania's Voter Registration deadline imminent (October 9), we created a letterpress printed poster to raise awareness and share voter registration resources on campus. Keep your eyes peeled for these multi-layer posters designed by student Myahn Walker across campus.   Myahn points out that the color … Continue reading Voter Registration Posters at Common Press

Data, Displacement, and Disaster Response

The following text is part of the “Data, Displacement, & Disaster Response: Two Philadelphia Libraries Take Action in the Aftermath of Hurricane María” presentation given at the Penn in Latin American and the Caribbean (PLAC) 4th Annual Conference: Climate Change, Resilience, and Environmental Justice in Latin America and the Caribbean. The presentation was conducted by … Continue reading Data, Displacement, and Disaster Response