The Geospatial Research Lab provides access to geospatial software and technical and methodological support. Faculty may request support for training research assistants, digital map-making for publications, and building or purchasing datasets.
Data Services Contact: Stefan Kramer
Help with sharing and archiving data to increase research exposure, purchasing datasets, and reviewing data management plans for grant applications.
Data Visualization Contact: Bill Harder
Creating visualizations of data to understand or convey data analyses.
ORCID Details: ORCID at AU
The Open Researcher and Contributor Identifier (ORCID). Learn why and how to establish your researcher identity with ORCID.
Research Impact Support Contact: Rachel Borchardt
Help with selecting the best metrics and methods to demonstrate scholarly impact, making strategic high-impact publication decisions and maximizing the reach of scholarship.
Bibliographic Support/Research Networks Contact: George Koors
Help with troubleshooting and advanced support for EndNote, Zotero and Mendeley
Author Rights Contact: Chris Lewis,
Before signing a copyright transfer agreement with a publisher, you are welcome to contact the library to discuss the agreement’s implications and possible alternatives.
Copyright Fair Use Contact: Chris Lewis
Unsure if quoting or reproducing someone else’s work in your article is covered by the fair use exemption? Our copyright specialist will help you decide and seek a legal opinion if needed.
Metadata Creation Contact: Alayne Mundt
Need help designing a metadata strategy for your project? Contact one of our experts for a consultation.
Online Exhibitions with Omeka S Contact: Melissa Becher
Interested in designing an online exhibit to share your work with the public? We can help you design your own Omeka site.
A lab for producing a wide variety of videos – from presentations to language practice to course introductions to green screen content. It is a simplified video recording setup that can be used without any previous video production experience. Coming Soon!