Scalar is a free and open source tool for media-rich digital publishing. A robust platform, Scalar allows for embedding images, annotation, complex structure and customization. It can be used for academic publishing, group-based research projects, or choose-your-own adventure games. Faculty and students can use either the tool through the USC site, or create their own installation in Whittier.Domains.
SAMPLE DIGITAL BOOKS:
Whittier Mosque – Final Project for REL 290, Islam and the City, Irfana Hashmi (Religious studies)
“Ethnic” Los Angeles – Quarter-long assignments for Upper Division Asian American Studies Course by Anne Cong-Huyen at UCLA