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Visit to the Institute of Making

Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:14:53 +0000

We are very lucky to have an Institute of Making at UCL. I often walk past its impressive glass front, peer at the collection of things on shelves that can be seen inside, and wonder what on earth they are and what goes on in there. So I was delighted when a group of us [...]

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New Project – MiCLUES

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:52:29 +0000

We recently started a project called MiCLUES to develop dynamic smartphone-based visitor guidance algorithms and software for the Royal College of Music Museum of Instruments.  The aim is to enable visitors to make better use of the combined physical and digital collections and to chart both curated and personalised paths through the museum. The project [...]

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Books

Books authored at UCLDH include the following:

Defining Digital Humanities

Defining DH: Cover remix Given the growth in Digital Humanities centers and courses, we wanted to pull together core readings in our field – from both “Humanities Computing” and “Digital Humanities” – that would give the flavour of the various discussions that have occurred when people have tried to define Digital Humanities.

Digital Humanities in Practice

Digital Humanities in Practice: Book Cover Detail Digital Humanities in Practice, edited by Claire Warwick, Melissa Terras, and Julianne Nyhan, is a cutting-edge and comprehensive introduction to the scope of the discipline and provides a wide-ranging insight into emerging topics and avenues of research.