EVENT: Conference: Resources and Visibility in the Digital Humanities

The Digital Humanities Initiative at the University of Illinois at Chicago is hosting their inaugural conference, “Resources and Visibility in the Digital Humanities,”  to take place online October 22 though 23, 2020. The conference, which “will gather an exciting range of speakers across the disciplines to discuss the place of race, class, and sexuality in ...

CFP: JASIST Special Issue on “Digital Humanities (DH)”

The Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) has put out a call for papers for a special issue on Digital Humanities. From the call: This JASIST special issue aims to highlight concepts, theories, methods, and analyses, and showcases the infrastructures of DH and its standard practices, the methodological and technological advancements ...

CFP: Coalition for Networked Information, Fall 2020 Meeting

The Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) is now accepting proposals for project briefings at its next membership meeting, which will take place online November 10 through December 15, 2020. According to the call, Project briefings are typically live, 30-minute or one-hour sessions that focus on a discussion of a timely topic, or on a specific institutional/organizational ...

JOB: Librarian for Digital Publishing, Curation, and Conversion (Pepperdine University)

From the announcement: The Pepperdine Libraries seeks an energetic, skilled individual to fill the important position of Librarian for Digital Publishing, Curation and Conversion. Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, the Librarian plays a leading role in the presentation of Pepperdine’s unique collections and scholarly output to the world and works closely with special collections ...

JOB: Digitization and Description Archivist (NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources)

From the announcement: The vision of the Division of Archives and Records is to be a national leader in providing quality guidance on information stewardship in North Carolina and in creating simplified and integrated access to authentic information. The State Archives of North Carolina’s mission is to collect, preserve, manage and provide access to information that ...

EVENT: Immersive Scholar Symposium: Data, Surveillance, and Privacy (NC State)

The NC State University Libraries, with generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will host a virtual mini-symposium about surveillance architecture, the attention economy, and data privacy in online spaces. The symposium will be the conclusion of a creative residency with Sneakaway Studio’s Joelle Dietrick and Owen Mundy, where they adapted their browser-based game Tally Saves the Internet into ...

EVENT: Digital Humanities Conference on Collaboration (UBC-V)

Sponsored by the University of British Columbia Vancouver (UBC-V) Public Humanities Hub, the lab’s inaugural Digital Humanities Conference will take place virtually from 28-31 October 2020, and will be centered on the theme of Collaboration: Collaborations of one kind or another are at the heart of most digital humanities projects: collaborations between researchers, between disciplines, ...

EVENT: Data Practices Conference (Stanford University)

Hosted by Giovanna Ceserani, Chiara Sabatti, and Nicole Coleman at Stanford University, the “Data Practices” conference will take place 2 October 2020, and aims to address, “how data science, digital humanities, and libraries address sources, methods, and meaning.” The conference will feature three plenary talks on 2 October from thought leaders in data science, the ...

CFP: Routledge Handbook of the Digital Environmental Humanities

From the call: [H]umanities, scientific, artistic, geographical, cartographical, informatic and computing disciplines are finding a common space in DEH [Digital Environmental Humanities], and are bringing the use of digital applications, coding and software into league with literary and cultural studies, feminist, queer and critical race studies, and the visual, filmic and performing arts.  As such, DEH ...

OPPORTUNITY: ACLS Digital Extension Grants

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) invites applications for ACLS Digital Extension Grants, which are made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grants are designed to advance humanistic scholarship by enhancing established digital projects, extending their reach to new communities of users, and supporting teams of scholars at all career stages as ...

JOB: Librarian for Research, Instruction & Digital Humanities (New College of Florida)

From the announcement: Situated on the Gulf Coast of Florida and Sarasota Bay on the New College of Florida campus, The Jane Bancroft Cook Library, a shared service of New College of Florida and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, is a highly collaborative and innovative organization, which works diligently and creatively to provide access ...