Category Archives: News

Job: Associate Director for the Digital Library, North Carolina State University

By the Editors | July 31, 2014

The Associate Director for the Digital Library provides vision and leadership for information technology; resource management and discovery; and digital projects and associated research and development. The position serves as administrator for three departments: Information Technology (23 FTE), Acquisitions & Discovery (24 FTE), and Digital Library Initiatives (11 FTE). The Digital Library Division designs, develops, […]

Job: Services Manager, Digital Preservation Network

By the Editors | July 31, 2014

The Digital Preservation Network(DPN) is seeking an experienced individual to join our team building a national digital preservation system, to ensure future generations will have access to our digital cultural materials. Working as part of the DPN leadership team, the Services Manager will launch the production suite of DPN services and manage long-term relationships with […]

Opportunity: ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowship

Opportunity: ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowship

By the Editors | July 31, 2014

ACLS invites applications for the ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships, thanks to the generous assistance of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. This program supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. It is hoped that projects of successful applicants will help advance digital humanistic scholarship by broadening understanding of […]

CFP: Palgrave Pivot Series on “The Digital Nineteenth Century”

By the Editors | July 31, 2014

The proposed Palgrave Pivot series, “The Digital Nineteenth Century,” will publish short-form monographs (30 – 50,000 words) on topics at the intersection of nineteenth-century studies and the digital humanities. Partnering with the NINES Center (Networked Infrastructure for Nineteenth-Century Electronic Scholarship) at the University of Virginia, this series will be retrospective and prospective, involving not only […]

Resource: Announcing the #Codespeak Kit!

By the Editors | July 29, 2014

On the codespeak site today, you’ll find links to a customizable kit that anyone can use to host their own Speaking in Code gathering. It includes our starter bibliography, advice for welcoming a diverse group of participants and planning an event, and the framework of a Jekyll website (complete with instructions), ready for you to […]

CFP: Implementing New Knowledge Environments — Sydney Gathering 2014

By The Editors | July 29, 2014

Digital technology is fundamentally altering the way we relate to writing, reading, and the human record itself. This gathering explores research foundations pertinent to understanding new practices and emerging media, specifically focusing on work in textual and extra-textual method. See full post here.

Job: Paul Mellon Centre Vacancies

By The Editors | July 29, 2014

Applications are invited for the new post of Digital Manager at the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. The Centre is currently developing a digital strategy and expanding its range of online resources. The successful candidate will help us implement and run an exciting range of digital and online projects that will complement […]

Applying to HASTAC Scholars | HASTAC

CF Participation: Applying to HASTAC Scholars

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

The HASTAC Scholars program is comprised of graduate and undergraduate students who are engaged with innovative projects and research at the intersection of digital media & learning, the digital humanities, and technology in the arts, humanities and sciences. We blog, host forums, get feedback on our research, organize events, discuss new ideas and develop new […]

Resource: The Mewar Ramayana

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Welcome to one of the world’s most beautiful Ramayana manuscripts. The original was prepared for Maharana Jagat Singh, the ruler of the Rajput kingdom of Mewar in Rajasthan, in the middle of the seventeenth century. Most volumes of the manuscript are now in the British Library. They were presented by Maharana Bhim Singh of Mewar […]

CF Participation: Digital Humanities Congress 2014 – The University of Sheffield

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

The University of Sheffield’s Humanities Research Institute with the support of Centernet is delighted to announce that registration has opened for a three-day conference to be held in Sheffield during 4th – 6th September 2014. Source: Digital Humanities Congress 2014 – Digital Humanities Congress – HRI – The University of Sheffield