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Casey Wood Collections Project

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Posted in Cultural Archives & Curation, Projects

In its current state, the Casey Wood Collections Project is a blog run by Nick Whitfield (Postdoctoral Fellow, Social Studies of Medicine), Anna Winterbottom (Postdoctoral Fellow with the IOWC), and Anna Dysert (PhD student, Department of History, and liaison librarian

Marin Dacos – Can we reach Open Access in the Humanities and the Social Sciences?

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Marin Dacos (Aix-Marseille): Can we reach Open Access in the Humanities and the Social Sciences? Wednesday Oct 16, 3pm, rm 461 McGill University, 688 Sherbrooke St West. All are welcome The arrival of the web has increased opportunities to democratise

Work in Progress – Amy Buckland & Ed Bilodeau – Digitizing Chapbooks

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McGill Librarians Amy Buckland & Ed Bilodeau will discuss the methods and process of digitizing McGill’s large and growing early modern chapbooks. All are welcome

Data Mining with Criminal Intent

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Posted in Cultural Archives & Curation, Projects, Tools Research, Visualization

  London’s Old Bailey was a courthouse that saw at least 197,000 trials between 1674 and 1913. The records of these trials have been preserved digitally in an archive called The Proceedings of Old Bailey, one of the world’s largest

There are laptops in my archive!

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After attending “Track Changes”, the 2013 McGill Digital Humanities Lecture delivered by Matthew Kirschenbaum of MITH (The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities), I sat down to write my usual event coverage post for the DH Blog. Instead, I