HKUST Library Digital Scholarship DS CoLab

DS CoLab

Are you interested in honing your digital skills through hands-on, practical digital scholarship projects? Our DS team works with enthusiastic undergraduate students to explore digital tools and methods to tackle real-world information and scholarship scenarios.

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Student developers

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Learning journey

Get ready to be inspired as each student shares their journey, including the challenges they faced, the skills they developed, and the knowledge they gained while doing our digital projects.

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Image Object Detection and Auto Tagging

Student Developers: Jack Lau, Eric Zhang


Chinese Named-Entity Recognition (NER) Tool

Student Developers: Sherry Yip, Berry Han

Library open data

HKUST Library statistics dashboard

Library Data Analytics Dashboards

The Library has developed a platform for collecting, displaying, and analysing a variety of statistical data about usage of our collections, facilities, and services.

HKUST Library statistics dashboard

Rare & Special e-Zone | Special Collections

A platform of displaying the digital collections from the University Archives and Special Collections. You can access the data in XML format via our OAI-PMH URLs.

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