JOB: Digital Humanities Librarian (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)

From the announcement: Salary and Rank: Assistant Professor, University Library. Minimum starting salary for faculty positions in the library is $60,000 and is commensurate with credentials and experience. The University Library at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is seeking a creative, innovative, collaborative, and intellectually curious individual to lead digital humanities services. Reporting to the ...

dh+lib Reboot and Call for Review Editors

Friends and readers, During our restorative hiatus, the dh+lib team has been reflecting on our processes and working to address the challenges and inconveniences that have created extra burdens on our Review editorial team as well as on our Editors-at-Large. We’ve made a number of changes and are about to launch our call for EALs ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities Lecture Series (Le Carrefour des SHN/DH-Hub)

Digital Humanities Lecture Series is organized by Le Carrefour des SHN/DH-Hub at the University of Ottawa and offered in partnership with Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur les humanitĂ©s numĂ©riques (CRIHN) at UniversitĂ© de MontrĂ©al, and the ThincLab at Guelph University. Remaining lectures include: 1 April 2022: “Data Feminism, Embodied Practices, and Internet Archives,” Dr. Shana ...

JOB: Head of Digital Scholarship (Boston College)

From the announcement: Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $81,650 to $102,050; salary commensurate with relevant experience. The Head of Digital Scholarship will lead the team and colleagues across the libraries to envision, plan and deliver innovative and sustainable digital research services in concert with student, faculty, and library needs. Through exploration of new technologies, and engagement ...

Exploring Literacies Through Digital Humanities: A dh+lib Special Issue

Literacies in a Digital Humanities Context: A Brief Introduction

Librarians are well aware, as are many faculty, of the intricate relationships between digital humanities (DH) and literacies—information literacy, visual literacy, digital literacy, data literacy, and the like. Scholarship centered on this intersection is spread across books and journals in numerous disciplines, however. Because of this broad range of publication venues, the scholarly conversation around ...

CFP: Exploring Literacies Through Digital Humanities

This past year an informal group of librarians began meeting to discuss the intricate relationships between digital humanities (DH) and literacies—information literacy, visual literacy, digital literacy, data literacy, and the like—with the intention of fostering a larger conversation around the topic and learn more about what’s actually happening “on the ground.” The group was motivated ...

dh+lib welcomes new editors

We are thrilled to announce some new members of the dh+lib Editorial Team: Linsey Ford (University of Houston – Clear Lake), Ian Goodale (The University of Texas at Austin), and Pamella Lach (San Diego State University) have been named co-editors of the dh+lib Review. Jason Mickel (Washington & Lee University) will be joining our team ...

Teaching Digital Scholarship in the Library: Course Evaluation

Teaching Digital Scholarship in the Library: Course Evaluation
John Russell, of the University of Oregon Libraries, recently taught a new, graduate-level course in digital scholarship, which he introduced earlier on dh+lib. In this post, he reviews how the class went. My Issues in Digital Scholarship class ended in March (we’re on the quarter system in Oregon). This class was designed to introduce graduate ...

Teaching Digital Scholarship in the Library

John Russell is currently teaching a graduate-level course in digital scholarship. In this post, he introduces the course and discusses the decisions he made in its design. For more DH syllabi, visit the CUNY Digital Humanities Resource Guide. The University of Oregon Libraries recently established a Digital Scholarship Center; one of our first new activities is ...