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CLARIN-PLUS workshop on User Involvement was held in Finland

June 24, 2017

June 8 – 9 2017 FIN-CLARIN organized a workshop for representatives of new and upcoming CLARIN members. The theme of the workshop was “How to attract users” and the workshop content built on the CLARIN User Involvement Strategy and on previous experien …

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New Nordic Initiative with focus on basic digital competences – anyone interested can join the kick-off workshop 17 August 2017

June 22, 2017

The objective of the nordic project is to stimulate the uptake of research within Digital Humanities by ensuring easy access to well planned and well documented course material. The focus will be on research based on large text-based collections and on …

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Call for Papers: ECHIC 2018 – “Equip & Engage: Research and Dissemination Infrastructures for the Humanities”, deadline 5 September 2017

June 16, 2017

4 – 6 April 2018, the Faculty of Arts of KU Leuven and the KU Leuven Libraries are hosting a European Conference for the Humanities on behalf of the European Consortium of Humanities Institutes and Centres (ECHIC) Like the preceding ECHIC conferences i …

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Position: Tenure-track professorship “Digital Humanities with a focus on Museology” (University of Graz) – application deadline 5 July 2017

June 14, 2017

The University of Graz (Austria) is offering a Tenure-track professorship “Digital Humanities with a focus on Museology”. initially with a limited term of 6 years as Assistant Professor with Qualification Agreement. career goal is a transition to an op …

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PhD Course: Online Course in Web Archives – registration still available

June 12, 2017

7 August – 22 September 2017 More than 98% of the world’s data are now digital. A large part of the data are represented on the web, where content is added, deleted and edited constantly and worldwide. Web archiving is the preservation of content, and …

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Call for Proposals for Researcher-in-Residence Positions 2018 at the National Library of the Netherlands – deadline 1 September 2017

June 10, 2017

The Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB), National Library of the Netherlands is seeking proposals for its Researcher-in-residence program to start in 2018. This program offers a unique chance to early career researchers to work in the library with the Digital …

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Helsinki Centre for Digital Humanities: 3 POSTDOC Positions

June 9, 2017

University of Helsinki Faculty of Arts invites applications for 3 POSTDOC researchers within Digital Humanities for a fixed term period from 1 September 2017 onwards (or as agreed) for a maximum of three years. The period (1-3 years) depends of the can …

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Digital Humanities Benelux Conference 2017 – a platform for DH researchers

June 8, 2017

5 July 2017, Utrecht, The Netherlands The DHBenelux conference is an initiative that aims to disseminate digital humanities projects in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxemburg, and foster collaboration between them. The conference serves as a platform f …

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Digital Humanities 2017 – the international Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO)

June 8, 2017

Conference: Montreal, Canada, 8 – 11 August 2017 This is the premiere annual conference of the international Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO). ADHO promotes and supports digital research and teaching across all arts and humanities di …

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New book: The Web as History – free PDF download

June 8, 2017

The web has been with us for more than a quarter of a century. It has become a daily and ubiquitous source of information in many peoples’ lives around the globe. But what does it tell us about historical and social change? For a researcher in the twen …

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