Smithsonian American Art Museum invites web and software developers (individuals or teams) to create concept prototypes for part or all of a new digital interpretive solution for the museum’s Luce Foundation Center. Luce Foundation Center Hackathon Tickets, Washington – Eventbrite.
A spider (or ‘crawler’ or ‘bot’) is a program that downloads a page from the Internet, saves some or all of the content, extracts links to other webpages, then retrieves and processes those in turn…Here we will develop a surprisingly simple Bash script to explore and visualize a tiny region of the WorldCat Identities database….
The New York Public Library is hiring a Director of Digital Initiatives and Services as part of a senior team responsible for the digital strategy and customer service across the NYPL. Apply here.
The DePaul University Libraries are recruiting a Digital Archivist. View job posting here.
In this review, we feature Mike Skocko, a visual-arts educator at Valhalla High School in California. We had first heard of Mike through an esteemed recommendation from Adobe’s Tacy Trowbridge on Mike’s awesome gamification initiatives. Listen to Mike’s story below to learn about the questing system he adopted into his visual-art class to deliver curriculum in…
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Assistant Professor of Practice in History: The History Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks candidates for an assistant professor of practice in History, to begin August 2014, to teach both classroom and online undergraduate courses and serve as the Department’s coordinator of digital pedagogy. View Posting
Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, we are able to offer a number of tuition scholarships for the Digital Humanities Summer Institute. These scholarships cover tuition costs with the exception of a small, non-refundable administration fee (students $150, non-students $300). DHSI Scholarships
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress announces a new Kluge Fellowship in Digital Studies to examine the impact of the digital revolution on society, culture and international relations using the Library’s collections and resources. http://www.loc.gov/loc/kluge/fellowships/kluge-digital.html
The College of Arts and Letters at Michigan State University seeks a dynamic and creative full-time hire for the new position of Digital Humanities Specialist. The Digital Humanities Specialist is responsible for curriculum development, research support, and teaching in the area of digital humanities (DH). College of Arts and Letters – Michigan State University ::…