Digital Literacy Initiative Pilot: Research Hub

Research Hub

The UNC Libraries Research Hub provides spaces, technology, and expertise to assist with all phases of research. There are three locations:

The Davis Library Research Hub supports investigation, analysis, and visualization in many formats for researchers interested in working with data, mapping, texts, and technology.

The Health Sciences Research Hub specializes in supporting researchers in the clinical and biomedical sciences at every stage of the research process.

The Kenan Research Hub and Makerspace, part of the BEAM network, features reservable co-working spaces, a design and modelling center and a makerspace equipped with 3D printing, 3D scanning, electronics, soldering and sewing machines.

Science Librarian

Software Tutorials

Use UNC’s subscription to to find online tutorials for students to learn at their own pace (courses are divided into short video segments) and on their own time. Shorter (~30 minutes), moderate (~4 hours), and longer (6-12 hours) courses are available for Adobe software, general design principles, infographics, GIS, media production, and more -- you can search/browse thousands of tutorials--completely free for students, faculty, and staff.

City & Regional Planning Librarian

Philip McDaniel
Digital Research Services, Davis Library

(919) 962-3788


Lorin Bruckner
University Libraries
Davis Library
Campus Box 3950
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3950
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