Our foundational training series also includes a special module for librarians. With Libraries as Community Hubs for Citizen Science librarians will discover why and how to turn libraries into community hubs for citizen science, and earn professional development credits from the Medical Library Association.
¿Hablas español? Our Observing Pollinators resource page now has Spanish-language options including a teacher’s guide, printable “color and learn” sheets, worksheets and more.
With Science Near Me, you can find all sorts of ways to engage in science! Whether you’re a kid or an adult, you’ll find fun opportunities to do all sorts of cool stuff, both online and in person. Explore the night sky, take part in a nature walk, learn new coding skills, check out a science festival and more! Log in using your SciStarter account.
If you haven’t done it already, we recommend jump-starting your journey as a citizen scientist with our short training: Foundations of Citizen Science. Available in English and Spanish, this self-guided training module will introduce you to all things citizen science and walk you through a few easy projects to get started.
Discover more citizen science on the SciStarter calendar. Did you know your SciStarter dashboard helps you track your contributions to projects? Complete your profile to access free tools. Want even more citizen science? Check out SciStarter’s Project Finder! With citizen science projects spanning every field of research, task and age group, there’s something for everyone!