OPPORTUNITY: The Digital Antiquarian Conference + Workshop (AAS)

The American Antiquarian Society has announced “The Digital Antiquarian,” a 2-day conference and 5-day workshop taking place May 29-June 5, 2015, in Worcester, MA. The two-day conference will open up questions related to digitization, cataloguing, and research design, exploring applications of digital tools and methods to diverse library materials, and identifying needs and opportunities in ...

OPPORTUNITY: DLF Forum Fellowships

The Digital Library Federation is offering two fellowships for its upcoming conference, to be held October 27-29 in Atlanta, Georgia: ARL/DLF Fellowships for Underrepresented Groups Up to four fellowships will be awarded, which include $1,250 each (to be applied towards travel, board, and lodging) in addition to complimentary registration. Applicants “must be interested in actively ...

OPPORTUNITY: ACH Microgrants 2014: DH Pedagogies

The Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH) is accepting proposals for microgrants – awards up to $1,000 and $3,000 total grant call – related to pedagogy, although all applications will be considered. Projects should be completed within roughly six months, and might include: a framework for sharing DH syllabi a means of annotating and sharing ...

Opportunity: Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents

Applications are open for the Association of Documentary Editing’s 43rd Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents (July 20-24, Louisville, KY). The Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents is an annual five-day workshop for individuals new to the field of historical documentary editing. With the needs of the participants as a guide, experienced documentary editors ...

OPPORTUNITY: Nominations Sought for DLF Advisory Committee

From the Digital Library Federation (DLF) blog: The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is seeking nominations for appointments to the Digital Library Federation (DLF) Advisory Committee. The committee advises the DLF director on matters relating to program activity and initiatives, budget, and strategy. Members serve three-year terms, with the possible option to renew ...

OPPORTUNITY: Code4Lib 2014 Diversity Scholarships

Code4Lib has nine diversity scholarships available for its 2014 conference, to be held March 24 – 27 in Raleigh, North Carolina. The scholarships, sponsored by CLIR/DLF, EBSCO, ProQuest, and Sumana Harihareswara, will be awarded to applicants “interested in actively contributing to the mission and goals of the Code4Lib conference.” Scholarships will be awarded based on merit ...

OPPORTUNITY: Digital Humanities Summer Institute Scholarships

The Digital Humanities Summer Institute will be accepting applications for scholarships for the Summer 2014 Institute. The scholarships cover tuition costs with the exception of a small, non-refundable administration fee (students $150, non-students $300). Details for submitting applications will be announced via the DHSI e-mail list and DHInstitute on Twitter. Applications are considered on a ...

OPPORTUNITY: DLF Conference Scholarships

The Digital Library Federation, the Association of Research Libraries, and Electronic Resources and Libraries have announced a fellowship program to help offset costs to attend the DLF Forum, to be held in Austin from November 4–6, 2013. ARL/DLF Forum Fellowship for Underrepresented Groups Five fellowships to promote diversity at the DLF Forum. Fellowships will provide ...

OPPORTUNITY: Speaking in Code

Applications are now being accepted for “Speaking in Code,” an NEH-funded symposium taking place November 4-5, 2013, at the University of Virginia’s Scholars’ Lab. The event has been organized as an attempt to make explicit the tacit knowledge that is usually employed by software developers in the digital humanities. As the announcement explains: Over the ...

CFP: ADHO Calls for Proposals for New Special Interest Groups

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) has issued a call for proposals for Special Interest Groups (SIGs). From the announcement: By forming a SIG, those with similar professional specialties, interests, and aptitudes can exchange ideas, stay current, and mobilize to pursue common goals across the boundaries of ADHO’s individual Constituent Organizations. According to the ...

OPPORTUNITY: Editorial Recruitment, Open Library of the Humanities

The Open Library of the Humanities is seeking editors for its disciplinary fields. As described by its cofounder Martin Eve in a piece in the Guardian’s Higher Education Network blog in March, the Open Library of the Humanities seeks “to offer a low-APC (academic publishing costs) or APC-free solution for rigorously reviewed, digitally preserved work across ...