EVENT: BitCurator Users Forum 2017

The BitCurator Users Forum 2017, on the theme of Digital Forensics: The Academic Library and Beyond, will take place April 27 and 28 at Northwestern University. The full program has been released and registration is open. More on the event: Day 1 of the Forum will consist of two workshop tracks focusing on digital forensics ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities Summer Institute: Technologies East

EADH has posted details for the 2017 Digital Humanities Summer Institute: Technologies East (DHSITE),  which will take place May 17-20, 2017, in Ottawa. A joint endeavor of the University of Ottawa and Carleton University, the event features dual keynotes and workshops on a variety of topics: Creative Data: New Media Interdisciplinary Design http://bit.ly/2mp67lq Introduction to ...

DHIG / dh+lib meetup at ACRL 2017

Attending ACRL 2017? Interested in chatting about digital humanities? Join dh+lib and the Association of College and Research Libraries’ Digital Humanities Interest Group for a meet up on Thursday, March 23, starting at 5:30PM, at Peter’s Pour House in Baltimore. Hosts include Alix Keener (DHIG), Krista White (DHIG), and Roxanne Shirazi (dh+lib). Peter’s Pour House, 111 Mercer Street, ...

dh+lib/DLF Digital Library Pedagogy group/DHIG meetup at DLF 2016

Attending the 2016 DLF Forum? Interested in chatting about libraries, archives, and museums and their intersections with digital humanities? Join dh+lib, DLF’s Digital Library Pedagogy group, dh+lib, and the Association of College and Research Libraries’ Digital Humanities Interest Group for a happy hour starting at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, November 8 at 42 Lounge. Hosts ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities + Data Journalism Symposium

Registration for the Digital Humanities + Data Journalism (DH+DJ) Symposium, sponsored by the University of Miami and the Knight Foundation, is now open. The symposium, which takes place September 29 through October 1 at the University of Miami, aims to bridge gaps between digital humanists and data journalists: Digital humanists and data journalists face common ...

dh+lib/HASTAC Meetup at DHSI 2016

**update** dh+lib and HASTAC both planned meetups for Wednesday at Smugglers’ Cover, so we’re joining forces for a joint dh+lib/HASTAC Meetup! Note the time is now 6:00-8:00. All are welcome! Attending the Digital Humanities Summer Institute and interested in how libraries, archives, and museums contribute to the “teaching, research, dissemination, creation, and preservation” of the digital ...

EVENT: Planning a Digital Scholarship Center: Registration Open

Registration is now open for the The Coalition for Networked Information’s “Planning a Digital Scholarship Center,” a two-day workshop to be held May 17-18, 2016, in Arlington, VA. The workshop is focused on institutions in the early stages of planning digital scholarship services “that will help institutions make informed choices that address institutional needs and ...

EVENT: The Fair Use Factors: Their History and Application

The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) will freely broadcast the webinar, The Fair Use Factors: Their History and Application, with copyright lawyer Ana Enriquez (Copyright X) on Thursday, February 25, 2016, 1:00 – 2:00 PM CST. The language of the fair use factors has changed very little since the nineteenth century, but the doctrine of fair ...

LES/DHIG Meetup at ALA Midwinter 2016

Braving the cold at ALA Midwinter 2016? Interested in literature, Digital Humanities, or libraries? Join the Digital Humanities Interest Group and the Literatures in English Section of ACRL on Saturday, January 9, 6:00-8:00 PM for an informal meetup at Tap Trailhouse, 19 Union Street, Boston. Amanda Rust, Laura Braunstein, and Thomas Padilla will be there as organizers of the ...

EVENT: #transformDH Conference 2015 (Roundup)

The first conference convened by the #tranformDH collective took place at the University of Maryland last weekend, October 2-3, 2015. A day of panels and video showcases embracing the group’s tagline, “Transformative Digital Humanities: Doing Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Sexuality, Disability, and Class in DH,” culminated in a keynote address by Lisa Nakamura (University of Michigan) ...

OPPORTUNITY: ACRL Virtual Meeting, Digital Scholarship Centers Interest Group

The ACRL Digital Scholarship Centers Interest Group is sponsoring a free webinar about the integration of faculty research into planning into the planning and management of library-based DH centers. Join the webinar on Wednesday, October 21 at 3pm EST with guests Peter Logan (Temple University) and Liz Rodrigues (University of Michigan). You can register for the webinar ...