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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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Annual Day of Digital Humanities 2011

Publication date: Mar 7, 2011 1:34:07 PM

Start: Mar 18, 2011 12:00:00 AM
End: Mar 18, 2011 11:59:00 PM

Location: WorldWideWeb

Day of DH 2011 logo

After Day of Digital Humanities 2009 and 2010, the third iteration of the event is about to happen. A word from the organiser:

Digital humanists are invited to participate in the third annual Day of Digital Humanities, a project tracking 24 hours in the field of digital humanities. On March 18th, 2011 individuals in the field or related professions will document the events of their day with photos and discussion. 

This project is an online collaborative publication, with each participant co-authoring and decisions made communally. However, participating in the Day of DH shouldn't require a large time commitment. Most of the work will be in uploading short entries and photographs during the documentation day. The degree of involvement beyond that will be up to you. To find out about this interaction and the previous two iterations of the Day of Digital Humanities see: 

Day in the Life of the Digital Humanities 2011

This project is intended to bring members of all types and from around the field together to post about what they do and reflect on what others are doing. We particularly encourage graduate students, developers and international colleagues to participate. You don't have to be "important"; you don't have to write in English; and you don't have to have a lot of experience in the field. Your opinions count! 

To participate please fill out the application form by March 15th, 2011. 

Apply now at A Day in the Life of Digital Humanities 2011 and mark the 18th of March down for the next Day of Digital Humanities.

Yours, 

Geoffrey Rockwell

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