Digital Humanities – access, preservation and saving of resources in the digital age
The Digital Humanities portal provides access to information sources of institutes in research area III of the CAS. Both specialized electronic information sources fully accessible online, electronic sources accessible only from the individual workplaces of the institutes and information sources yet to be digitized are presented. The portal further serves as a platform for the aggregation and presentation of information on current developments in the area of digital humanities in the Czech Republic and abroad.
The European Association for Digital Humanities (EADH) will hold its inaugural conference, on the theme “Data in Digital Humanities“, at the National University of Ireland, Galway from 7-9 December 2018.
Time and place: 7.–9. 12. Galway (Irsko)
More information: https://eadh2018eadh.wordpress.com/
Centre for Science, Technology and Society Studies at Institute of Philosophy of the CAS with the support of the program Strategie AV21 prepared a lecture on the issue of digital image processing by professor A. Kitamoto, a member of the Japanese Association for Digital Humanities.
Time and place: 23. 11. 2018 (Institute of Philosophy of CAS, Praha)
The third year of the National Research Infrastructure Day conference will be held at the IT4Innovation National Supercomputing Center in Ostrava.
Time and place: 6. 11. 2018, Ostrava (Czech Republic)
This study day, held at Loughborough University, will explore the new prospects afforded to book history scholarship by increasingly digital circumstances. It will do so through presentations of digital tools of particular interest to book historians.
Time and place: 24. 10. 2018, Loughborough (England)
The next annual meeting of the UK Chapter of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA-UK) will be held in Edinburgh on the 26th and 27th October 2018. CAA-UK aims to encourage communication between UK-based archaeologists, mathematicians and computer scientists in order to stimulate research and promote best practice in computational and mathematical approaches to the past.
Time and place: 26.–27. 10. 2018, Edinburgh (Scotland)
More information: https://uk.caa-international.org/
The Masaryk Institute and the Archive of Czech Academy of Sciences in cooperation with the Research Institute for the History of the Czech Republic and Slovakia – Collegium Carolinum prepared a half-day workshop on the use of digital methods in historical network analysis.
Time and place: September 25, 2018, Prague (Collegium Carolinum, Valentinská 91/1) More information: https://www.mua.cas.cz/cs/akce/workshop-sit-jako-perspektiva-historickeho-vyzkumu
The Centre for Digital Humanities at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE.DH) — in collaboration with DARIAH, CLARIN and Michael Culture Association — calls for abstracts for its conference held on 27–31 May 2018.
27.–31. 5. 2018, Budapest (Hungary)
Call for Papers – deadline 30. 1. 2018
Proposals are now being accepted for presentations at the DHSI Conference & Colloquium, to be held in June 2018 alongside classes at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute, University of Victoria. Open to all, the DHSI Conference & Colloquium offers an opportunity to present research and projects within an engaging, collegial atmosphere.
4.–15. 6. 2018, Victoria (Canada)
Call for Papers – deadline 8. 1. 2018
The seminar will be held in the library of the Department of Music History of the Institute of Etnology CAS on Wednesday 22 November 2017 at 10 am
The foreword will be delivered by Jarmila Procházková of the Department of Music History. Activities of the recently constituted Czech Association for Digital Humanities (CzADH) will be introduced by Mr. Boris Lehečka of the Institute of the Czech Language CAS, who will further present his experience in DH projects (Web Vocabulary, VIDA/RIDICS infrastructure etc.). The newly developed database of musical life, DEML will be introduced by Ms. Procházková and Mr. Michal Cais, and digitisation of musicological bibliography will be presented by Ms. Jana Vozková of the Department… Přečtěte si celý článek
In Information bulletin (no. 3/2017) the Library of the CAS covers among others the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) conference, this year it took place in Montreal, Canada. Its main topic was the ”Access“.
Report in Czech is available here: https://www.lib.cas.cz/casopis-informace/ohlasy-z-konference-adho-2017/