Digital Libraries + Hybridity: An Interview with Clifford Wulfman

Digital Libraries + Hybridity: An Interview with Clifford Wulfman
Clifford Wulfman is the Coordinator of Library Digital Initiatives at the Firestone Library at Princeton University and consultant to Princeton’s new Center for Digital Humanities. He has been involved with the Perseus Digital Library, the Modernist Journals Project, and is currently Director of the Blue Mountain Project, an NEH-funded project to digitize European and North ...

CFP: Open Repositories 2015

The International Conference on Open Repositories will hold its tenth conference from 8-11 June 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The program theme is “Looking Back, Moving Forward: Open Repositories at the Crossroads”: The organizers invite you to review the full call for proposals here: http://www.or2015.net/call-for-proposals/, and to submit your proposal here: https://www.conftool.com/or2015/ by January 30, 2015. There are ...

CFP: Texas Digital Humanities Conference

The second annual Texas Digital Humanities Conference has issued a call for papers for its second annual conference, to be held April 9-11, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. As the call specifies: “This conference encourages submissions from a broad spectrum of communities: university and K-12 educators, graduate students, and undergrads; museum and archives professionals; library professionals; ...

JOB: Project Manager, UCLA

From the announcement:  Half the job will focus on the Digital Ephemera Project, a fascinating effort of the Digital Library Program to collect and organize tweets and other digital ephemera related to the Arab Spring and the Green Revolution. The other 50% will focus on projects to deliver innovative applications and services in the Library’s ...

POST: Big and Small Data in the Humanities

The British Library has shared a recording and transcript of the 2014 British Library Labs Symposium keynote by Tim Hitchcock (University of Sussex), “Big and Small Data in the Humanities.” Hitchcock opens his keynote with praise for the British Library Labs project: There are any number of research council initiatives, European funding calls, and twitchy ...

RESOURCE: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Digital Preservation

The International Conference on Digital Preservation has shared iPres 2014: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Digital Preservation under a CC BY 3.0 unported license. iPres 2014 was held October 6-10, in Melbourne, Australia. A preface to the proceedings stated that the conference “was structured around two key strands – research and innovative practice. The purpose ...

RESOURCE: Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities: Concepts, Models, and Experiments

General Editors Rebecca Frost Davis (St. Edward’s University), Matthew K. Gold (CUNY), Katherine D. Harris (San Jose State University), and Jentery Sayers (University of Victoria) have announced Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities: Concepts, Models, and Experiments. The project is “an open-access, curated collection of downloadable, reusable, and remixable pedagogical resources for humanities scholars interested in the intersections ...

RESOURCE: JLSC Special Issue, Library Publishing

The Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication has published a special issue: Library Publishing, featuring selected papers from the 2014 Library Publishing Forum and three practice articles. In their editorial, guest editors Stephanie Davis-Kahl (Illinois Wesleyan University) and Melanie Schlosser (Ohio State University) write: “The issue, in its entirety, provides a current picture of the range of programs ...

We’re Looking for dh+lib Review Editors-at-Large for Spring 2015 1

The dh+lib Review, a volunteer-driven service for highlighting and sharing the best of digital humanities and libraries, is looking for editors-at-large for the Spring 2015 semester. We’ve had a steadily increasing number of editors-at-large for each of the six semesters the Review has been in operation, and we’re hoping to continue the trend. Sign up for a ...