Research

Publications


Julianne Nyhan, Melissa Terras and Simon Mahony (2014). 'Integrative learning and Digital Humanities'. In, Integrative Learning: International Research and Practice, edited by Daniel Blackshields, James Cronin, Bettie Higgs, Shane Kilcommins, Marian McCarthy. Routledge: UK. Publisher's webpage.

Atik Kulaki & Simon Mahony (2014) 'Knowledge Creation and Sharing with Web 2.0 Tools for Teaching and Learning Roles in So-called University 2.0' in Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Volume 150, Pages 648–657. 10th International Strategic Management Conference 2014; publishers PDF.

Anastasia-Yvoni Spiliopoulou, Simon Mahony, Vassilis Routsis, Christina Kamposiori (2014) 'Cultural institutions in the digital age: British Museum’s use of Facebook Insights', Participations: Journal of Audience & Reception Studies, Volume11, Issue 1 (publisher's pdf)

Mahony, S., Tiedau, U. (2013). Should the Digital Humanities be taking a lead in Open Access and Online Teaching Materials? In Digital Humanities 2013: Conference Abstracts ( pp.290-292). Lincoln, Nebraska, US University of Nebraska, Center for Digital Research in the Humanities. Publisher URL

Stuart Dunn & Simon Mahony (2013) The Digital Classicist 2013. London: BICS Supplement-122 Institute of Classical Studies. Publisher's webpage (Introduction offprint)

Simon Mahony (2013) 'HumSlides on Flickr: using an online community platform to host and enhance an image collection', in Dunn & Mahony (eds) The Digital Classicist 2013. London: BICS Supplement-122, Institute of Classical Studies. (Offprint)

Mahony, S. (2013). Handbook on Open Data in Education [contributor to]. Open Knowledge Foundation. Publisher URL

Simon Mahony & Elena Pierazzo (2013) 'Teaching Skills or Teaching Methodology?', in Hirsch ed. Digital Humanities Pedagogy: Practices, Principles and Politics, Open Book Publishers.Simon Mahony, Ulrich Tiedau and Irish Sirmons, 'Open access and online teaching materials for digital humanities', in Warwick, Terras, & Nyhan eds. (2012). Digital Humanities in Practice. Facet. Overview and case studies are available on the blog.

Simon Mahony (2011) 'Research communities and open collaboration: the example of the Digital Classicist wiki', Digital Medievalist 6, available at: http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/journal/6/mahony/.

Gabriel Bodard & Simon Mahony eds. (2010) Digital Research in the Study of Classical Antiquity, Ashgate. [Introduction to the volume]

Gabriel Bodard & Simon Mahony eds. (2008) "Though much is taken, much abides": Recovering antiquity through innovative digital methodologies, Digital Classicist special issue, Digital Medievalist 4 (2008), available at: http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/journal/4/

Simon Mahony (2007) 'Using digital resources in building and sustaining learning communities', Body, Space & Technology Journal, Vol 07/02.
Available at: http://people.brunel.ac.uk/bst/vol0702/simonmahony/

Conference panels

Digital Classicist panel: Teaching and Publication of Classics in the Internet Age.
Classical Association Annual Conference 2011 (University of Durham)
Programme

With Gabriel Bodard and Stuart Dunn, Digital Classicist panel: A discipline-specific community of practice and interdisciplinary methods,
Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts 2008 (University of Cambridge September 2008). Panel abstract; paper abstract

With Gabriel Bodard, Digital Classicist Panel 1: Research into people and places
With Gabriel Bodard, Digital Classicist Panel 2: Interdisciplinary approaches to research and pedagogy.
Classical Association Annual Conference 2007: Birmingham University. Panel abstracts at: http://www.ca2007.bham.ac.uk/CAProgramme.pdf

Conference papers and presentations

 Mahony, Simon; Nyhan, Julianne; Terras, Melissa; Tiedau, Ulrich. 'Digital Humanities Pedagogy: Integrative Learning and New Ways of Thinking About Studying the Humanities', Digital Humanities Congress 2014 University of Sheffield. Abstracts

Warwick, Claire; Mahony, Simon; Rayner, Samantha; Team, The INKE. 'The dog that didn’t bark: A longitudinal study of reading behaviour in physical and digital environments', Digital Humanities 2014 (University of Lausanne) Abstracts

'Open Educational Resources and their place in teaching and research for Classics.' Classical Association Annual Conference 2014 (University of Nottingham) 

'Should the Digital Humanities be taking a lead in Open Access and Online Teaching Materials?', Digital Humanities 2013 (University of Lincoln Nebraska) Abstract

Campagnolo, A., Giacometti, A., MacDonald, L., Mahony, S., Terras, M., Robson, S., Weyrich, T., Gibson, A. (2013).
Cultural Heritage Destruction: Measuring Information Recovery from Multispectral Images of Deteriorated parchment. British Library, Topic Talk, Collections Care. 11th September 2013.

Campagnolo, A., Giacometti, A., MacDonald, L., Mahony, S., Terras, M., Robson, S., Gibson, A. (2013). Documenting and Interpreting Parchment Deterioration by Visual Analysis and Multispectral Imaging. In Icon
PF13, Positive Futures in an Uncertain World. Glasgow. April 2013.

Kamposiori, C., Warwick, C., & Mahony, S. (2013) Building Personal Collections: Supporting the Information Practices of Art Historians in the Digital Age. Working paper presented at the Cultural Heritage, Creative Tools and Archives Workshop, National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, 26-27 June 2013. Abstract

Alejandro Giacometti, Alberto Campagnolo, Lindsay MacDonald, Simon Mahony, Melissa Terras, Stuart Robson, Tim Weyrich and Adam Gibson (2012). "Cultural Heritage Destruction: Documenting Parchment Degradation via Multispectral Imaging" EVA (Electronic Visualisation in the Arts) London 2012. British Computer Society, London, July 2012. http://www.eva-london.org/eva-london

Alejandro Giacometti, Alberto Campagnolo, Lindsay MacDonald, Simon Mahony, Melissa Terras, Stuart Robson, Tim Weyrich, and Adam Gibson. "Cultural Heritage Destruction: Documenting Parchment Degradation via Multispectral Imaging". June 22ns 2012, Digital Classicist & Institute of Classical Studies Seminar, Summer 2012. Senate House, London.

Alejandro Giacometti, Lindsay MacDonald, Alberto Campagnolo, Melissa Terras, Simon Mahony, Tim Weyrich, Stuart Robson, Adam Gibson. (2012). "Documenting Parchment Degradation via Multispectral Imaging" UCL Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory Work in Progress Seminar Series. UCL, May 2012.

Giacometti, A., Terras, M., Gibson, A., and Mahony, S. "Multi-Spectral Image Processing Methods For Analysing Ancient Documents". Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities / Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs (SDH/SEMI) annual conference at the 2011 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities. University of New Brunswick and St. Thomas University, Fredericton.

'Digitizing and Enriching a Teaching Image Collection for Classics',
Classical Association Annual Conference 2011 (University of Durham)
Abstract

with U. Tiedau (2011). Open Educational Resources for the Digital Humanities. OER11. Open University (UK)

Warwick, C., Mahony, S., Nyhan, J., Ross, C., Terras, M., Tiedau, U., Welsh, A. (2011). UCLDH: Big Tent Digital Humanities in Practice. ( pp.387-389). Stanford, CA, US Stanford University Library.

'Using collaborative resources to develop a programme for teaching and supporting information literacy', Interface: 1st International Symposium for Humanities and Technology (University of Southampton July 2009)
Paper available here

'HumSlides 2.0: a second generation on-line collaborative image resource for teaching and learning',
Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts 2008 (University of Cambridge September 2008).
Abstract at: http://www.rsd.cam.ac.uk/drha08/speakerabs.aspx?absid=26

'An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Building Learning Communities within Digital Humanities',
Digital Humanities 2008 (University of Oulu - Finland, June 2008)
Abstract at: http://www.ekl.oulu.fi/dh2008/Digital%20Humanities%202008%20Book%20of%20Abstracts.pdf

'Using digital resources in building and sustaining learning communities'.
Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts 2007 (Dartington College September 2007) abstract

'New tools for learning and collaborative research: the Digital Classicist Wiki'.
Classical Association Annual Conference 2007 (Birmingham University April 2007)
Abstract at: http://www.ca2007.bham.ac.uk/CAProgramme.pdf

'Humslides: creating an on-line digital resource for teaching and learning'.
Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts 2006 (Dartington College September 2006). Programme at: http://www.dartington.ac.uk/drha06/

'New Tools for Collaborative Research: the Example of the Digital Classicist Wiki'.
Computers Literature and Philology (King’s College London, June 2006)
Abstract at: http://www.cch.kcl.ac.uk/clip2006/redist/abstracts_pdf/paper31.pdf

With Martyn Jessop, 'The pedagogy of Humanities Computing',
Digital Resources for the Humanities 2005 (University of Lancaster September 2005)
Programme at: http://www.drh.org.uk/drh2005-programme.pdf

Seminars organised

Digital Classicist Work-in-Progress summer series 2006 to 2014, Institute of Classical Studies, Senate House London. Programme, abstracts and podcasts with slides (video from 2013)  at: http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/

Invited speaker

Hestia2 Digital Pedagogy: transforming the interface between research and teaching (2014). With Gabriel Bodard, Open Educational Resources and the Digital Classicist community. (video)

Keynote address to open Digital Classicist, Berlin (2013), TOPOI:
Open Education, Open Educational Resources, and their impact on research led teaching in Classics. (abstract, video, slides)

University College Cork (2013), Teaching and Learning Centre, Digital Humanities pedagogy: new approaches and new ways of thinking about the Humanities? (slides)

University of Lampeter, (2012) Department Classics Research Seminars: Digitising Scholarly Resources for Classics (slides)

Keynote address to open 2012 Leipzig eHumanities Seminar seriesThe Digital Classicist: building a Digital Humanities Community. (slides)

'Using your computer for research'. University College London, Department of Geography Residential Weekend for PhD Students (October 2008)

Workshops

HEA Digital Humanities Summit 2014: invited participant.

Digital Classicist Training Day (2011) Classical Association Annual Conference, University of Durham.

Before You Start: OER, IPR and Licensing Workshop (2010). OER IPR Support Project workshop run at UCL.

'Open Source Critical Editions' workshop King’s College London (2006). (ICT Methods Network expert seminar series). Respondent: Collaboration.
Programme at: http://wiki.digitalclassicist.org/OSCE_Programme