WWI Research Competition results in engaging teaching and learning resources

As part of the University’s World War I Centenary programme, Academic IT Services teamed up with TORCH to launch a World War I research competition. Over the summer, we welcomed proposals from students and early career researchers, from any discipline at the … Continue reading

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Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2016

Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2016 St Hugh’s College 4 – 8 July 2016 Scholarship – Application – Community Do you work in the Humanities or support people who do? Are you interested in how the digital can help … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: are you interested in how the digital can help your humanities research?

Join us for a week of digital humanities from 4–8 July 2016 at the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School. Come and learn from experts with participants from around the world, from every field and career stage, to develop your … Continue reading

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Exploring Spoken Word Data in Oral History Archives: a 2-day workshop

Oral history – the practice of eliciting and recording people’s personal memory of lived experiences – has benefited enormously from the growth of digital technology. However, the software available is often not fully exploited by researchers in the humanities and … Continue reading

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Announcing the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2016

The annual Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (DHOxSS) is an exciting professional development opportunity for anyone who has an interest in the digital humanities, including academics at all career stages, students, project managers, and people who work in IT, libraries, and … Continue reading

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CENDARI: a new research environment

CENDARI (Collaborative European Digital Archive Infrastructure) is a research collaboration aimed at integrating digital archives and resources for research on medieval and modern European history. The four-year project is about to finish, and this was marked by a launch of … Continue reading

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