The following guides provide step-by-step instructions for getting started with some of our most frequently used tools. All of our guides are maintained and updated by Abolition Lab Staff. Please contact the lab if you need any assistance or would like to set up an appointment.

Getting Started with Digital Humanities

Audio and Video

Coding Basics and Processing Data

  • Codacademy (external site)
  • OpenRefine (Data Cleaning)

Content Management and Web Publishing

Digital Mapping


3D Printing and Modeling

  • Coming Soon

Reservable Equipment

To reserve any of the lab’s technology, please stop by during our open hours or email us!

Camera Tripods (2)

Canon EOS Rebel DSLR Cameras (2)

Lighting Kits (2)

Sony Handycams (4)

H4N Pro Handy Mic (4)

Yeti USB Microphone (4)

Sony Lavalier ECM-44B Microphones (2)

SD Cards – 32 GB

USB-C Hub Adapter (with SD card reader, USB ports, and HDMI port)

Flash Drives

Senheiser Headphones (4)

External Hard Drives (2)