Launch of Dublin Core and the DRI: Version 2

The Digital Repository of Ireland are pleased to announce the launch of “Dublin Core and the Digital Repository of Ireland Version 2”. This is an updated version of their original guidelines to preparing Dublin Core metadata for DRI ingestion guidelines, which was published in January 2015. This updated version reflects updates and changes to our Repository infrastructure … [Read more…]

#CFP: 20th International Conference on Electronic Publishing (Göttingen, Germany)

Reminder: Call for Papers  20th International Conference on Electronic Publishing (Göttingen, Germany) 15 December 2015: Submission deadline *** Submission deadline extended *** The deadline for proposals for the 20th International Conference on Electronic Publishing (Elpub) has been extended to Sunday, 10 January 2016 (new deadline) 7-9 June 2016, Göttingen, Germany Conference web site: www.elpub.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ELPUBConference … [Read more…]

NEW DH Project launched – Contested Memories: The Battle of Mount Street Bridge

Researchers at Maynooth University and Trinity College Dublin, in conjunction with the Humanities Virtual Worlds Consortium and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, have developed a virtual world to allow researchers and members of the public a novel way to understand this seminal battle which took place during the 1916 Rising.  Contested Memories: The Battle of … [Read more…]

Industrial Memories: Post Doctoral Research Fellow at UCD / INSIGHT

Post Doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 (2-year), University College Dublin School of Computer Science Industrial Memories is a two-year project, funded by the Irish Research Council, digitally analyzing the 2009 Report of the Commission to Enquire into Child Abuse (Ryan Report). The project will mine, abstract and reflect the contents of the Ryan Report using … [Read more…]

DARIAH Expert Workshop on Topic Models and Corpus Analysis – Dublin, 14th-15th of December

Call for Participation: Expert Workshop on Topic Models and Corpus Analysis Organised by DARIAH Text and Data Analytics Working Group (TDA-WG, formerly: NLP-WG) December 14th (full-day) and 15th (half-day) 2015 ADAPT Centre Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 Ireland   With the increasing availability of large digital text resources, quantitative methods of analysis have found their way into … [Read more…]

DiXiT fellowship in Borås: Digital scholarly editing and memory institutions

Title: Digital scholarly editing and memory institutions Application deadline: 1 December 2015 Start of the fellowship: 1 March 2016 Duration: 1 year Location: Borås, Sweden Employment rate: 100% Local announcement: http://www.hb.se/en/About-UB/Work-at-UB/ (scroll down and select “Senior Researcher DiXit”) General application procedure: http://dixit.uni-koeln.de/fellowships/application/ Eligibility criteria: http://dixit.uni-koeln.de/fellowships/eligibility/ Contact: Dr. Mats Dahlström, mats.dahlstrom(at)hb.se, phone + (46) 33 435 … [Read more…]