OPPORTUNITY: 2017-18 Communications Fellowships at ADHO

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) has announced a call for applicants for their 2017-18 Communications Fellowships. Two positions are available, and fellows will: … write news releases, blog posts, and announcements about ADHO, its constituent organizations, and the broader digital humanities community; monitor and update ADHO’s social media presence; maintain its website; help ...

OPPORTUNITY: Institute for Liberal Arts Digital Scholarship

The Institute for Liberal Arts Digital Scholarship (ILiADS) is accepting proposals from project teams for the 2017 institute, to be held July 30-August 4 at the College of Wooster. At ILiADS, ideas grow through collaborative, iterative processes. During this week of digital immersion, teams composed of some mix of researchers, librarians, technologists, and students are ...

OPPORTUNITY: Call for Subject Specialist Editor, The Programming Historian

The Programming Historian has released a call for a subject specialist editor: The Programming Historian (http://programminghistorian.org) is seeking an editor to work actively to solicit and edit lessons in a specific area or areas within the digital humanities. These lessons will focus on the analysis and interpretation phase of the research process, helping readers to ...

OPPORTUNITY: ARL Digital Scholarship Institute

The Association of Research Libraries has announced a five-day institute “for professionals in ARL member libraries who are new to digital scholarship to develop their skills in an intensive, yet supportive, learner-centered environment.” The ARL Digital Scholarship Institute will take place June 5-9, 2017 at Boston College and will “foreground critical thinking about the content ...

OPPORTUNITY: Libraries and Museums Advance the Digital Humanities

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has announced that it will now jointly fund Digital Humanities Advancement Grant projects with the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH): The field of digital humanities is increasingly moving into the domains of library and museum professionals, such as curation, preservation, information architecture, metadata, and sustainability. We ...

OPPORTUNITY: NFAIS 2016 Humanities Roundtable

Onsite and virtual registration is open for the National Federation of Advanced Information Systems (NFAIS) 2016 Humanities Roundtable. The theme of this year’s roundtable is “Digital Humanities: Preserving the Past, Capturing the Present & Building the Future.” The roundtable “will explore the world of digital humanities through various lenses”: How scholarly communications supports Digital Humanities ...

OPPORTUNITY: IMLS National Leadership Grants for Libraries

The Institute of Museum and Library Services released application guidelines for the Fiscal Year 2017 round of National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG). These grants “support projects that address significant challenges and opportunities facing the library and archive fields and that have the potential to advance theory and practice. Successful proposals will generate results such as new ...

OPPORTUNITY: Coordinator of The American Archivist Reviews Portal

From the call: From the latest digital preservation tools to new digital exhibits, the tools and technologies at the disposal of archives profession are constantly changing and emerging. Are you interested in new technologies and digital projects and want to explore their impact and utility for archives and archivists? Do you have more than a passing ...

OPPORTUNITY: NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication

The National Endowment for the Humanities and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation have announced a jointly funded program to “support individual scholars pursuing research projects that require digital expression and digital publication,” the NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication. Projects funded through this fellowship program: … must be conceived as digital because the nature of the ...

OPPORTUNITY: Humanities Intensive Learning & Teaching Institute

Registration is open for the 2016 slate of Humanities Intensive Learning & Teaching Institute offerings. This year’s program takes place at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis from Monday, June 13 to Thursday, June 16th. Courses include: Building and Sustaining Digital Humanities Centers Digital Pedagogy and Networked Learning Getting Started with Data, Tools, and Platforms Humanities Making Humanities Programming ...

OPPORTUNITY: Digital Strategy Paid Summer Internship, National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum (2 positions)

From the announcement: The Digital Strategy interns will assist with the ongoing project to make the Museum and Library’s unique collections available and searchable online. The interns, under the guidance of the Digital Strategy department, will focus on enhancing previously created metadata using a controlled vocabulary and schema. They will gain familiarity with Islandora, the ...