The 2013 program (with abstracts) for Museums and the Web .
These are my links for September 26th through November 6th: No such pipe, or this pipe has been deleted – This data comes from pipes.yahoo.com but the Pipe does not exist or has been deleted. New Humanities | New Humanities – new web site come project called "new humanities" out of Rome. Paper Machines – Zotero extension to visualise your… Read more →
From the Cowbird make over: Today, it’s my great pleasure to introduce you to the new Cowbird — simpler, faster, more minimal, more essential, and, we think, even more beautiful. … But what we’re most excited about is handwriting — a simple way for you to turn your own handwriting into a font, and use it in your stories.
These are my links for August 24th from 05:54 to 05:54: dhistory:: The front page – Tim Sherratt's quick effort using Trove's API to get front pages from a very large archive of newspaper front pages, and then provide ways to find stuff in them come visualise. Without an API you're collection is mute. Keynote: ‘From Strings to Things’, LODLAM… Read more →
These are my links for August 2nd through August 16th: Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works – Creative commons licenced book which is about digital curation of scholarly work. Digital Curation Resource Guide – list of courses, resources, standards and so on relevant to digital curation. Australian National Data Service on Vimeo – Australian National Data Service… Read more →
These are my links for July 20th through August 1st: Introducing Scripto: a Tool for Community Transcription – Training the Digital Curators of Tomorrow – TextGrid: TextGrid – TextGrid serves as a virtual research environment for philologists, linguists, musicologists and art historians. As a single point of entry to the virtual research environment, TextGridLab provides integrated access to specialized tools,… Read more →
These are my links for July 2nd through July 19th: All Our Ideas – A Suggestion Box for the Digital Age – All Our Ideas is a platform that enables groups to collect and prioritize ideas in a transparent, democratic, and bottom-up way. It’s a suggestion box for the digital age. Computer programming tips from around the web – Scholars\’ Lab… Read more →
Pearltrees , bookmark things you like, it makes links between what you curate (the ‘pearls’) – unlike, say, Pinterest which is more like a big flat album – it recognises a visual scale as you can move in and out of your pearl trees, it talks to Twitter and Facebook (both ways), and you can share your pearls and trees with others. … It lets me curate into my stuff things that others have found.
From an email list (posted by Janna Jones, Northern Arizona Uni): The Past is a Moving Picture: Preserving the Twentieth Century on Film Almost all remnants of culture—past and present—degrade over time, whether sculpture or scrolls, painting or papyrus, books or clay tablets. … Janna Jones provides a stunning, tour-de-force analysis of the major assumptions and paradigmatic shifts about history, cinema, and the moving image archive, one that we ignore at our peril in the midst of the overwhelming rush toward digitisation.
These are my links for June 25th through June 30th: Abstract — Council on Library and Information Resources – An Inquiry into Modes of Existence – Bruno Latour, modes of existence, web project. “Archives in Context and as Context” in Journal of Digital Humanities – Archives in Context and as Context – Open Annotation – An open annotation standard for,… Read more →