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.
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 Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Help with troubleshooting and advanced support for EndNote, Zotero and Mendeley
Research Network Support Contact: Rachel Borchardt
Assistance with using scholary networks, which are helpful both for finding other papers and distributing your own.
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.
Persistent identifiers (DOIs) for research outputs Details: Digital Object Identifiers and their use at AU
The AU Library can create globally unique, persistent Digital Object Identifiers for AU faculty research outputs deposited into the AU Digital Research Archive.
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!