Join Historypin and UCLDH to geo-tag artworks from the Imperial War Museums’ First World War art collection.
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:53:57 +0000
Historypin is setting up shop in one of the UCL cluster rooms and asking anyone who is interested in crowdsourcing to help with geo-tag 100s of paintings around the globe. 17:30 Wednesday 26th February B29, Foster Court We have been given access to the Imperial War Museums’ astounding First World War art collection. We need [...]Read more...
MLA Convention 2014, Chicago
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:12:37 +0000
by Kelli Massa The MLA (Modern Language Association) Convention was held in Chicago, Illinois, USA from 8 January to 12 January 2014, just days after the first wave of the polar vortex struck North America freezing the shores of Lake Michigan. I attended the convention on behalf of UCLDH to [...]Read more...
Third Workshop - Managerial - 25th July 2006
Researching e-Science Analysis of Census Holdings
The managerial workshop was the third (and final) workshop to be undertaken as part of this research series. Previous workshops addressed the academic aims, and technical infrastructure necessary to develop a grid based project which utilises historical census data. The aim of this workshop was to ascertain the managerial and legal issues which would need to be resolved in order to undertake a research project using Ancestry's data, in conjunction with The National Archives, and UCL.
Issues which will be discussed included
- Licensing requirements from Ancestry
- Security of data
- Ownership of research outcomes
- Management structure of a full scale project
- Financial structure of a full scale project
- Paths to dissemination and publicity
- Any other topics which participants suggest are relevant
The workshop was mostly be a discussion session, featuring input from Ancestry.co.uk, The National Archives, UCL DIS, UCL Research Computing, and Historians.
|14.30||Welcome and Introductions|
|14.45||ReACH so far: an overview (Melissa Terras)|