dh+lib/Technologists Meetup at DHSI 2018

Attending week two of the Digital Humanities Summer Institute and interested in the role of librarians, technologists, archivists, and other information professionals within the wide world of digital humanities? Join dh+lib for an informal gathering on Thursday, June 14 at 5:30 on the patio of the University Club, 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2. dh+lib Review ...

EVENT: Deconstructing Digital Scholarship Consultations in the Library (ALA Preconference)

On Friday, June 22, the ALA Digital Scholarship Section is offering an ALA preconference workshop for liaison librarians and functional specialist librarians entitled Deconstructing Digital Scholarship Consultations in the Library. The session’s learning outcomes include: Articulate how digital scholarship fits into higher education and why academic libraries are engaging in digital scholarship Identify similarities and ...

EVENT: AUP conversations in Digital Humanities

On May 8, the Journals Committee of the Association of University Presses will convene a conversation with Paul Spence (King’s College London) and Niamh Thornton (University of Liverpool).  From the announcement: Paul and Niamh will be considering the current issues and topics of discussion in Digital Humanities, as well as talking about projects they are ...

EVENT: Emory Digital Humanities Symposium: DH for the Study and Teaching of South Asia

The Emory Digital Humanities Symposium: DH for the Study and Teaching of South Asia will be held April 6-7, 2018, at Emory’s Woodruff Library in Atlanta, with presentations live-streamed. As per the symposium website, the event aims to cover “newly formed approaches to digital humanities (DH) in the field of South Asian Studies”: In the case ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities Asia 2018 Summit

Stanford University will host the Digital Humanities Asia 2018 Summit on April 27-28, 2018. Organized by Thomas S. Mullaney (Stanford University), author of The Chinese Typewriter: A History, the two-day conference features an international group of speakers on a wide range of topics: [T]he DHAsia 2018 Summit will focus on four (4) areas of research ...

EVENT: 2018 Virtual Symposium on Information & Technology in the Arts and Humanities

The 2018 Virtual Symposium on Information & Technology in the Arts and Humanities will take place on April 10, 2018 from 12:00pm-5:00pm EST. The theme for this year’s Virtual Symposium is “Users of Arts & Humanities Digital Collections.” Digital libraries and archives enable Internet users to access entire worlds of information at their fingertips. Who are these ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities & Social Justice Speaker & Workshop Series

Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage is hosting a speaker and workshop series, “Digital Humanities & Social Justice.” The series, held at the University of Houston between January 25 and May 18, will livestream the lectures on their Facebook and live-tweet the talks using the hashtag #usLdh. As per Recovery’s announcement, speakers include: Jeremey Boggs, Humanities ...

EVENT: Recounting Evidence in African American Digital Studies

Columbia University Libraries’ Studio@Butler will host an afternoon workshop entitled “Recounting Evidence in African American Digital Studies (REAADS)” on January 6, 2018 to coincide with Modern Language Association’s Annual Conference. Scholars of African American experiences have long insisted that we shift perceptions about evidentiary privilege. Now, in tapping historical and contemporary humanities data, how do ...

dh+lib/DHIG Meetup at DHSI 2017

Attending week two of the Digital Humanities Summer Institute and interested in the role of librarians, archivists, and other information professionals within the wide world of digital humanities? Sad that you missed the Librarians Reception from week one? Join dh+lib and the Association of College and Research Libraries’ Digital Humanities Interest Group for an informal gathering on Wednesday, ...

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 ...