Welcome to the Duke Digital Initiative

Enabling Duke faculty and students to put new and emerging technologies to use in support of teaching and learning.

Throughout the year, through the Duke Digital Initiative (DDI), students and faculty can:

  • Experiment with iPads, both in classes and through loans from the Link at Perkins Library
  • Use cell phones and other mobile devices to vote and share opinions in online polls.
  • Expand their use of video using a variety of equipment—including high-definition Flip cameras—available for checkout at the Link.
  • Explore academic uses of 3D content creation and display

Find out more about the 2011-2012 DDI Programs and Technologies.

Find out more about how DDI Programs and tools can be used.

Featured Blog

Google Glass for Teaching & Learning: Part I- What can I do with Glass?

by Chris Lorch on August 26, 2014

Since the Spring of 2014, CIT has been testing the Google Glass Explorer Edition for potential teaching and learning uses at Duke. We’ve discovered some interesting uses for this revolutionary technology which could impact the Duke academic community in positive, engaging ways.

What is (and isn’t) Glass?

Glass is a device you wear much like [...]

Michael Feldstein to Deliver Keynote Address at 2014 CIT Instructional Technology Showcase – Register Now!

by Seth Anderson on August 26, 2014

The 2014 Instructional Technology Showcase is just about a month and a half away. Register to attend now!  The free event will be held at the Washington Duke Inn on Monday, October 13.  The event highlights innovative teaching ideas and outstanding work by Duke faculty over the past year.  Start your morning with [...]