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Science Literacy Week September 20 - 26, 2021

Science Literacy Week September 20 - 26, 2021

Citizen Science Tools Workshop




Citizen science is the practice of public participation and collaboration in scientific research to increase scientific knowledge. Through citizen science, people share and contribute to data monitoring and collection programs. (Definition from National Geographic)

Are you interested in citizen science? Register for our workshop on Monday, September 20 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.

This workshop will introduce Citizen Science as a concept, go over notable projects to get involved with, and introduce common tools for getting started as a citizen scientist.

This event is part of UBC Library's Science Literacy Week 2021 programming.

Pre-requisites: There are no pre-requisites. This workshop is for total beginners.


Image credit: ONE WORLD. Global climate change protest demonstration strike - No Planet B - 09-20-2019 by Markus Spiske

Citizen Science Tools

If you would like to participate in citizen science, check out these opportunities: