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GC Digital Initiatives at the CUNY Graduate Center

This group accompanies the the GCDI website ( Here, members of the GC community can share news of recent events and new projects and can begin to build connections between projects.


Publishing with Manifold

  • Learn how to publish with Manifold!

    Join Jojo Karlin and Krysia Michael Thursday, February 6, at 6pm in room 5307 

    to learn how to publish openly-licensed course materials (public domain texts, things you own, new collaborations you wish to share) in beautiful, annotatable digital books.

    Register at NYCDH Week 2020.

    In this free workshop, participants will learn how to publish on the CUNY Manifold platform, our instance of the digital publishing platform developed here at the GC in collaboration with University of Minnesota Press and Cast Iron Coding. Participants will be introduced to the platform to create texts (course readers, edited collections of student work, or personal scholarship) that can be shared, annotated, and enriched with multimedia resources. Check out titles already available: The Narrative Life of Frederick DouglassPride and PrejudiceWalden, or the Futures Initiative’s Structuring Equality and the Teaching and Learning Center’s Teach@CUNY Handbook.

    Register at NYCDH Week 2020.

    When: Thursday, February 6 at 6:00pm

    Where: The MA in DH and MS in DataVis Lounge –  5307

    Who: Faculty and Staff and Students interested in making online, annotatable books — no experience necessary.

    If you are interested but cannot attend, please email Jojo ( and sign up to the Manifold mailing list. You can also follow @manifoldscholar on Twitter, join the community Slack channel, and see updates on Github.

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