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Geoffrey Rockwell – Thinking Through: Methodology in the Academic Job Market

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University of Alberta professor and VoyantTools developer Geoffry Rockwell discusses the nature of the job market with McGill Digital Humanities graduate students in Thomson House 403. Sponsored by our colleagues at Montreal’s new Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur les humanités

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Stefan Sinclair – Voyant Notebooks

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The first in our 2013-2014 Work in Progress series will feature Stefan Sinclair and the new development in his Voyant Tools suite, Voyant Notebooks. Voyant Notebooks is a new digital scholarship platform that’s intended to support user-friendly web-based authoring of

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Digital Environmental Humanities Workshop

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The Digital Environmental Humanities Network (DEHN) workshop will bring together leading scholars in the areas of the environmental humanities and of the digital humanities to discuss the conceptual frameworks, digital tools, and partnerships that will allow them to produce and

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Characterizing a Collection: An Analysis of the McGill Library System

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  Online library catalogues are not often regarded as sources for historical analysis. While they are designed and used for resource location, their consideration as a primary source document is infrequent.

Working with Manuscripts at McGill

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DH McGill convened an exploratory working group on 7 February 2013 to open discussion between faculty, library staff and students involved in digitization and manuscript culture initiatives around campus.