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Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow in the Digital Humanities – HigherEdJobs

By Amanda Regan | October 23, 2014

From the announcement: The Humanities Program at the University of Puget Sound invites applications for a three-year postdoctoral fellowship in the Digital Humanities. We are looking for someone with the demonstrated ability to introduce 21st-century tools and methods for conducting research and presenting information to both students and faculty at our four-year liberal-arts institution. See full […]

Vatican Library Making 4,000 Ancient Manuscripts Available Online For Free [Photos]

Announcement: Vatican Library Making 4,000 Ancient Manuscripts Available Online For Free

By Amanda Regan | October 23, 2014

From the announcement: The Vatican Apostolic Library is now digitising its valuable ancient religious manuscripts and putting them online via its website, available for the public to view for free, as well as turning to crowdfunding to help it complete its work. Source: Vatican Library Making 4,000 Ancient Manuscripts Available Online For Free [Photos]

Job: Assistant/Associate Professor of Digital Humanities

By the Editors | October 23, 2014

From the announcement: The Department of English at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks an enthusiastic and collaborative colleague for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professorship in Digital Humanities. The literary specialty for this position is open, but the ideal candidate will have a variety of DH skills and project experience which may include mapping, […]

Announcement: MassMine Training Session, Nov. 13, 2014, and Online

By the Editors | October 21, 2014

From the announcement: Training: November 13, 2014, 12-1pm, in Library West 211, and via Adobe Connect (link to be added) This meet-up will take the form of a hands-on training session for using MassMine. The session will include an introduction to MassMine and how it was created in response to a humanities research question, how […]

Job: Assistant Professor in Ethics and Digital Culture

By the Editors | October 21, 2014

From the announcement: The successful candidate will have a research specialization in the study of ethics and digital culture. This could include areas such as: ethical dimensions of new media, ethics and digital pedagogy, the ways that digital environments affect ethical action, social behavior and social justice using digital tools or in digital environments, ethics […]

Job: Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities at the University of Iowa

By the Editors | October 21, 2014

From the announcement: The Department of History at The University of Iowa invites applications for a historian, field open, whose work integrates the perspectives and tools of the digital humanities. Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities | Vitae.

Job: Director of Visualization Services at NCSU

By The Editors | October 16, 2014

From the posting: The NCSU Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of Visualization Services in the Digital Library Initiatives (DLI) department. Recognizing the power of visualization to ask and answer novel questions, spark new insights, enable greater understanding, and communicate powerful ideas, the NCSU Libraries offers advanced visualization spaces, services, and […]

CFParticipation: RRCHNM’s 20th Anniversary Conference

By The Editors | October 16, 2014

RRCHNM’s 20th anniversary is now only one month away. Over 100 people have registered to attend the free, two-day event on November 14 and 15. There is still time to join us – details and the registration form can be found here. More details of the schedule will be released soon. As part of lead-up to the conference, […]

Job: Assistant Professor in Digital Curation at the University of Alabama

By The Editors | October 16, 2014

From the posting: The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies seeks a faculty member for a full-time, tenure-track position to begin August 16, 2015 at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to shape the character and direction of the School as it continues to integrate the […]

CFParticipation: American Antiquarian Society

By The Editors | October 16, 2014

From the CFP: The American Antiquarian Society is launching a new initiative with a conference and workshop to explore critical, historical, and practical challenges of archival research and access, offering project-based development and discussion focused on the AAS’s unparalleled holdings in pre-1876 books, manuscripts, newspapers, and graphic arts. The two-day conference will open up questions […]