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This week's dh+lib Review: October 7 - October 20

  • 1.  This week's dh+lib Review: October 7 - October 20

    Posted Oct 21, 2021 11:28 AM

    This week's review posts are now availabl





    This issue of dh+lib Review posts are now available. Many thanks to Editors-At-Large, Claudia Berger, Carla Brooks, Zach Coble, Colleen Farry, Robin Miller, Rebecca Saunders, Isabel Soto-Luna, Joanna A Thompson, and Johannah White.



    Warm fall wishes,


    Pamela and Linsey



    Pam Lach (she/her/hers)


    Digital Humanities Librarian


    San Diego State University


    Linsey Ford (she/her/hers)


    Interim Scholarly Communications Librarian


    University of Houston-Clear Lake

    PROJECT: The Latino Catskills Project

    Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage (University of Houston) announces the launch of a new digital project, The Latino Catskills, designed to "resituates the rural Catskills region, located 100 miles northwest of New York City, as a generative space of Latino culture and identities" by focusing on the "countless Spaniards, Cubans, Puerto Ricans, and others of Latin American descent" who ...


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    CFP: Digital Humanities Utah 6

    The sixth Digital Humanities Utah Symposium (DHU6) will be held on February 25-26, 2022 at Brigham Young University. Early career scholars, graduate students, newcomers to the digital humanities (DH), and members of traditionally underrepresented groups are especially welcome to apply. From the call for papers: The DHU6 Executive Committee invites proposals for presentations. Proposals are due on November 30, 2021 and ...


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    CFP: Digital Humanities 2022

    DH2022, organized by the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO), will be held July 25-29, 2022 at Toshi Center Hotel, in Tokyo, Japan. The theme of this year's conference is "Responding to Asian Diversity." From the call for proposals (English version; the CFP is also available in French, Spanish, German, and Italian): Asia has a long history of digital humanistic ...


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    EVENT: Learn@DLF

    Now in its fourth year, Learn@DLF will offer a range of workshops the week immediately following the virtual DLF Forum and NDSA's Digital Preservation 2021 on Monday-Wednesday, November 8-10, 2021. Workshops include: Algorithms as Data: A Case Study for Turning Algorithmic User Experiences into Research Data Objects Annotating Cultural Heritage via IIIF Case studies for implementing Office 365 tools into ...


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    EVENT: Interrogating Global Traces of Infrastructure Workshop

    King's Digital Lab, King's College Department of Digital Humanities, and Critical Infrastructures Studies Initiative ( invite you to a workshop on "Interrogating Global Traces of Infrastructure" to be held virtually on November 18, 2021. The second workshop in the series, this workshop seeks to discuss the global dimensions of infrastructure – scale, flow, accessibility, durability, and transparency – and their impact on ...


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    EVENT: Ethics and Responsibilities of Open Access and its Realization in the Atikamekw First Nation's Wikipedia

    The Electronic Textual Cultures Lab and University of Victoria Libraries invite you to an upcoming virtual talk by 2021–22 Honorary Resident Wikipedian, Nastasia Herold (University of Leipzig), with Thérèse Ottawa (Atikamekw First Nation), on Ethics and Responsibilities of Open Access and its Realization in the Atikamekw First Nation's Wikipedia. The talk will be held on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 9:00am–10:00am Pacific Time / 12:00pm-1:00pm Eastern time ...


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    JOB: Digital Scholarship Librarian/Digital Scholarship Technologist (Hamilton College)

    From the announcement: We seek TWO intellectually curious technology enthusiasts, who enjoy sharing their knowledge with others, to join Hamilton College in the role of Digital Scholarship Librarian or Digital Scholarship Technologist. The incumbents will work collaboratively across disciplines with both faculty and students, partnering with others in the Library and Information Technology Services (LITS) unit to support all aspects ...


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    JOB: Digital Projects Coordinator (Library of Congress)

    From the announcement: Responsibilities Utilizes knowledge of the major issues, program goals and objectives to coordinate and recommend digital projects related to the ingest of preservation and access of digital collections in the American Folklife Center and the Veteran History Project. Adapts analytical techniques and evaluation criteria to the measurement and improvement of the division's digital program effectiveness and productivity. ...


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    Pam Lach, PhD, MSIS (she/her/hers)
    Digital Humanities Librarian
    Director, Digital Humanities Center,
    Co-Director, Digital Humanities Initiative,
    San Diego State University Library
    619-594-8241  //  //  @VisualizingPam
    Indigenous Residence: Kumeyaay  //  Indigenous land borrowing/occupying: The Kumeyaay (learn whose land you occupy)
    I have pledged to take action to create a welcoming and safe climate for SDSU's African-American community and SDSU's Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) community, and I invite you to join me.