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Exploring the Po River Delta: An Experiment in Digital Multimedia Storytelling

This post was originally published on Seeing the Woods – A blog by the Rachel Carson Center:

One of the most important things I have learnt over these years of research is that the “archive of the feet” is as vital to history as it is to geography. 522 more words

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CFP: Archives on Fire

Call for Papers

RECONSTRUCTION: Studies in Contemporary Culture
Volume 16.1 (2016)

ARCHIVES ON FIRE: Artifacts & Works, Communities & Fields

Archives today are on fire–energized and endangered, mobile and mutable, ubiquitous and unique–as the library’s form and function in society undergo significant changes. 192 more words


Inside Higher Ed: Faculty Create Global Learning Opportunities

Teaching With Tech Across Borders

Inside Higher Ed, July 9, 2014


Elizabeth Redden

For his world regional geography class at Allegheny College last fall, Eric Pallant arranged for his students to videoconference with a class at Forman Christian College, an English-medium institution in Pakistan. 1,849 more words

Master Project Esra Atesçelik: Cluster Analysis Applied to Europana

The digital libraries and aggregators such as Europeana provide access to millions of Cultural Heritage Objects (CHOs). Europeana is one of the libraries which does not maintain collection-level metadata. 167 more words

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Alt-ac From the Outset, or a Plan For the PhD

School starts in three weeks, and as I’ve told anyone who will listen, I am ready. “It’s going to be so hard, but I’m so excited,” I say. 1,843 more words


Digital Humanities panel at #SLA2014

My main takeaway from this panel was that I REALLY want to work in digital humanities! In actual fact I already have an amount of experience on the edges of this area, and I’ve subsequently come up with a plan for gaining more, but if you have any advice for me (or know of any DH projects that could use another volunteer) please let me know in the comments!


Master Project Andrea Bravo Balado: Linking Historical Ship Records to Newspaper Archives

Linking historical datasets and making them available for the Web has increasingly become a subject of research in the field of digital humanities. In the Netherlands, history is intimately related to the… 219 more words

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