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Articles with keyword "Digital humanities"

Announcing 4 NEH/DFG Bilateral Digital Humanities Program Awards

By Jason Rhody

The Office of Digital Humanities is pleased to announce 4 awards from our NEH/DFG Bilateral Digital Humanities Program from our September 2012 deadline.  Each project represents a collaborative effort between at least one partner based in the United States and one partner based in Germany. Congratulations to all the awardees!

The Boat Builders, Winslow Homer

Digital Public Library of America Launches

By Perry Collins

The initial prototype of the public DPLA website launched this afternoon, providing access to over 2.4 million digital books, manuscripts, photographs, maps, and other resources critical to humanities scholarship and learning.

Ancient Atherosclerosis: NEH Digital Research Grant Finds Clogged Arteries in Mummies

By Ann Sneesby-Koch

Digging in Data Challenge grant projects develop and explore technologically inventive and computationally creative research methods that drill into massive data sets to arrive at new questions and surprising answers.

Personal Digital Archiving 2013

By NEH Staff

On February 21-22, ODH Program Officer Perry Collins attended Personal Digital Archiving at the University of Maryland-College Park.

WebWise 2013

By NEH Staff

On Thursday, March 7, from 6-7 pm, NEH staff will participate in a "Speed Networking and Consulting Session" at the Institute of Museum and Library Services WebWise conference.

Unidentified woman working with scientific equipment.

The Root of STEM: The Buzz from the McBee Hive

By Ann Sneesby-Koch

The science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields are --and will be--essential in a world that is increasingly dependent on digital technology for our social interactions, economic livelihood, national security, and grumpy cat memes.  But this is not to say that the STEM fields have nothing to benefit from the humanities or that technological invention and innovation precludes the vital place humanities education and research has in a digital landscape.

GeoHistorian students

ODH in the News

By Perry Collins

Several of our Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant awardees have received media attention in recent weeks.


Uncharted Territory

Google guru Vinton Cerf talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the Internet's role in the humanities.


Making Meta Connections

Nineteen institutions combine resources to give a view of the American Northwest.


Cataloging the Cradle of Civilization

Global positioning tracks archaeological sites in Iraq.