RESOURCE: Disorientation Guide to Librarianship

Violet B. Fox (World Intellectual Property Organization) has published the Disorientation Guide to Librarianship on her website. The zine is: … a compilation zine created by 23 contributors and published in October 2021. The zine is designed to be an accessible resource for people who are unfamiliar with structural oppression and injustice in librarianship. It is ...

EVENT: Seminar Series: Digital Humanities and Materiality

A seminar series: Digital Humanities and Materiality, organized by Gabriel Brooks and Rada Varga, will take place from autumn 2021–spring 2022. “The series will present a range of discussions around material culture and the research possibilities offered by digital methods and approaches.” Sessions for Autumn 2021 include: Tuesday October 19, 2021, 16:00 GMT: Andrew Reinhard ...

CFP: Scholarly Editing Volume 40

Scholarly Editing has released a call for contributions for volume 40 of the journal, inspired by: The essays published in Indigenous Textual Cultures: Reading and Writing in the Age of Global Empire (2020) and in The Digital Black Atlantic (2021) emphasize the impacts of decolonial scholarship worldwide, and we are grateful to editors Tony Ballantyne, Lachy Paterson, Angela Wanhalla, ...

OPPORTUNITY: Connecting Communities Digital Initiative (CCDI) Grant

The Connecting Communities Digital Initiative (CCDI) has recently announced three new grant opportunities with awards ranging from $50,000 to $150,000. The three different categories for award include: higher education; library, archives, and museums grant; and a program for an artist or scholar in residence. Higher Education grant: open to two-year and four-year minority-serving higher education ...

JOB: Digital Initiatives Librarian (University of Alabama)

From the announcement: The University of Alabama Libraries seeks a creative, forward-thinking professional to serve as Digital Initiatives Librarian within the W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library and the A.S. Williams III Americana Collection. Through its Strategic Plan, the University of Alabama Libraries is committed to providing leadership in the areas of digital preservation of rare ...

JOB: Head of Digital Scholarship (University of Oklahoma)

From the announcement: The University of Oklahoma Libraries seeks to recruit a Head of Digital Scholarship. This position will engage with campus entities to identify innovative and evolving digital tools and resources that advance scholarly investigation, while building upon the traditional cornerstones of research methodologies in the arts, humanities, and social sciences disciplines. The Head ...

JOB: Digital Scholarship Librarian (University of Tennessee Knoxville)

From the announcement: The University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK), a Research 1 institution and the flagship institution for the state, is seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join the collaborative and innovative Scholars’ Collaborative team at the University Libraries. The City of Knoxville is a hidden gem with a beautiful and walkable downtown, varied ...

JOB: Open Scholarship Librarian (Syracuse University)

From the announcement: The Open Scholarship Librarian is a critical member of the Libraries’ Digital and Open Scholarship Team, situated within the Department of Research and Scholarship. The Open Scholarship Librarian will collaborate with internal and external partners to create and maintain policies and workflows relating to publishing and dissemination of scholarship. This role involves ...

PROJECT: Juncture

JSTOR Labs announced a new project, Juncture: Juncture is a free-to-use, open source framework for converting simple text files into an engaging visual essay. A visual essay is an interactive and responsive web page that augments a text narrative with visual elements to provide depth and context. With Juncture you can create a single essay ...

EVENT: VeDPH Seminars in Digital and Public Humanities

The European Association of Digital Humanities (EADH) announces its fall virtual seminar series in Digital and Public Humanities. 6 October 2021: “Producing Knowledge in the Virtual Space: Approaching Archaeological Data from a Reflexive Digital Perspective,” Nicolò Dell’Unto (Lunds Universitet) 20 October 2021: “Resources, Tools and New Chances of Digital Humanities for Cultural Heritage: Academia and ...

CFP: Putting Open Social Scholarship into Practice

Putting Open Social Scholarship into Practice, sponsored by the Implementing New Knowledge Environments (INKE) Partnership, Canadian-Australian Partnership for Open Scholarship (CAPOS), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, announces a call for proposals for its virtual conference: The last 18 months of the COVID-19 pandemic have shone a light on the critical importance of ...