Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Digital Humanities: Where to start

My colleague, Jennifer Adams, and I, have written a short article, 'Digital Humanities: Where to start' for librarians interested in working in the digital humanities.  The article is published in College & Research Libraries News (October, 2012).

Please send me your comments; constructive criticism is welcome too.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Digital Humanities Job Archive

The League of Humanist Makers--Matt Burton, PhD student at the University of Michigan School of Information, and Dave Lester, Masters student at UC Berkeley School of Information, to be exact--have created a jobs archive for digital humanities positions.  Between February 14 and April 10, 38 positions were posted.  Many of the positions require extensive computer programming experience. Individuals are encouraged to post any missing positions.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Digital Humanities Congress 2012 - Call for Papers

The Digital Humanities Congress is a new conference to be held September 6th - 8th, 2012 at the University of Sheffield every two years.  The purpose of the congress is "to promote the sharing of knowledge, ideas and techniques within the digital humanities. Digital humanities is understood by Sheffield to mean the use of technology within arts, heritage and humanities research as both a method of inquiry and a means of dissemination. As such, proposals related to all disciplines within the arts, humanities and heritage domains are welcome."  Submission deadline is April 30th, 2012.

The Congress is sponsored by Sheffield's Humanities Research Institute, the Network of Expert Centres and Centernet.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Digital Humanities Resources, Part 1: Organizations and Coding

Lee Bessette, a budding Digital Humanist, has posted a great overview in Inside Higher Education of where to begin if you are inspiring to become a digital humanities scholar.  Links to many DH Centers, THAT camps, courses, coding tutorials, etc. are given.

Any resources not on our Digital Humanities Research Guide at CUA, will be added.