Digital Scholarship Services

Data Management

Data management is a general concept that encompasses the planning and implementation of numerous activities. It incorporates practices that enable effective data documentation, organization, storage, quality control, access, retrieval, maintenance, security, archiving, preservation, and reuse.

Data Visualization

Data visualization, often abbreviated Data Viz, is the graphical representation of data. Data visualization is typically employed to either explore data or to explain data.

Digital Exhibits

Digital Exhibits allow students and faculty to curate exhibits composed of digital and digitized objects around a theme of their choice.


DigitalGeorgetown is Georgetown University's institutional repository and digital collections platform.

Digital Project Planning

Assigning digital projects in lieu of, or in addition to, traditional pen-and-paper assignments, provides students with the opportunity to individualize their learning, work in non-traditional formats, become responsible digital citizens, and develop valuable digital literacies.

DOI Minting

A DOI is a unique string of letters, numbers, and symbols that identify an article or document and provide it with a permanent URL, which makes it possible to find a registered item even if its owner changes the item’s location.

Emerging Technology

Various new emerging technologies have been developed and adapted to support teaching and learning in many different forms. The more known and prevalent types of these technologies are virtual, augmented, and mixed reality, as well as 3D object and immersive image development.

Geographic Information Systems & Digital Maps

Geographic Information Systems, or GIS, links spatial information and descriptive information. It allows us to understand, share, and make predictions about the world around us. GIS is applicable in any field where there is data with a spatial component.

Design & Presentation

Design and presentation utilizes graphics and presentation applications in order to take text, images, data and other visuals to create persuasive and compelling visual messages. 

Maker Hub

The Maker Hub promotes innovation and hands-on learning through workshops, curricular engagement, and one-on-one project mentorship.

Multimedia Storytelling

A multimedia story, sometimes called a digital story, is an edited project that contains still images and audio, perhaps sprinkled with some video.


Podcasting is the production of digital audio files posted online for public download. Podcasts are used at Georgetown in a variety of ways, including as a course assignment, as a companion to scholarship, and to give regular updates on the work of a research group or center.

Text Mining

Text mining, sometimes also known as text data mining (TDM), is the process of extracting information from a collection of texts.

Video Production

Video production is the process of creating video content. It comprises three parts: pre-production, production, and post production.