About centerNet

centerNet is an international network of digital humanities centers formed for cooperative and collaborative action to benefit digital humanities and allied fields in general, and centers as humanities cyberinfrastructure in particular. Anchored by its new publication DHCommons, centerNet enables individual DH Centers to network internationally — sharing and building on projects, tools, staff, and expertise. Through initiatives such as Day(s) of DH and Resources for Starting and Sustaining DH Centers, centerNet provides a virtual DH center for isolated DH projects and platform for educating the broader scholarly community about Digital Humanities.

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Posted Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 22:16 by The Lewis and R...
Progress Update #3 – Arduino Datalogger This will be a short update, since all there is to report is that the proof-of-concept phase is done on time – successfully! The bench test was successful. The unit worked continuously for nearly two weeks, without any issues other than a brief dog-related power outage. later this week, I will present the proof-of-concept unit at the Electronics for the...
Posted Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 22:07 by The Lewis and R...
Progress Update #2 – Arduino Datalogger The goal of this project is to create a simple-yet-robust datalogger, capable of both real-time monitoring and remote data storage. Below are the main specifications: Hardware Requirements: Per-unit cost must be kept low; mandatorily under $150 (and preferably under $100) out-the-door, excluding installation costs. Units are to be designed to minimise...
Posted Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 22:05 by The Lewis and R...
Progress Update #1 – Arduino Datalogger The goal of this project is to create a simple-yet-robust datalogger, capable of both real-time monitoring and remote data storage. Below are the main specifications: Hardware Requirements: Per-unit cost must be kept low; mandatorily under $150 (and preferably under $100) out-the-door, excluding installation costs. Units are to be designed to minimise...
Posted Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 22:18 by The Lewis and R...
Sensor Datalogger with Real-time remote monitoring Goal: The goal of this project is to develop a simple-yet-robust sensor datalogger. Below are the main specifications and the identified preferred solutions to meet them. Hardware Requirements: Per-unit cost must be kept low; mandatorily under $150 (and preferably under $100) out-the-door, excluding installation costs. Units are to be designed to...
Posted Friday, April 24, 2015 - 16:19 by NINES
NINES is happy to announce that we have incorporated into our catalog updates for two of our holdings. We have recently added the Autumn 2014 volume of 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century as well as the most recently published essays from BRANCH: Britain, Representation, and Nineteenth-Century History. You can find a search for 19 here and a...
Posted Friday, April 24, 2015 - 14:00 by Media Arts + Pr...
A day-long event will bring together seminal figures of the cyberpunk movement, including Rudy Rucker, Pat Cadigan and Bruce Sterling along with figures from the worlds of film, music, technology, architecture and cultural theory, to discuss the cultural moment cyberpunk incited. The afternoon will be devoted to “Cyberpunk 2.0”: small-group world-building and storytelling sessions in which USC...
Posted Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:05 by Rhizome
Ever dream of writing for the New Yorker, America's preeminent magazine and blogging site? Ever wish to join the ranks of giants like Jill Lepore, Elizabeth Kolbert, David Remnick, and Malcolm Gladwell?  New York-based artist Nick DeMarco did. And just yesterday, his dream came true. At least that's what it seems like thanks to CloneZone, an online tool made by Rhizome's NEW INC...
Posted Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:20 by The Lewis and R...
As part of the Seeding Digital Scholarship event today at McMaster, Dale Askey and I will be talking about our experiences developing and teaching HUMAN 2DH3, McMaster’s first Intro to Digital Humanities course. Here are the materials we’ll be referencing: HUMAN 2DH3 Weekly Assignments Folder And here is our short presentation: Modular Digital Scholarship // for Seeding Digital...
Posted Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 23:40 by New Zealand Ele...
To mark Anzac Day and the centenary of the 1915 Gallipoli landings, the Library has created a digital collection of World War I material. The material, which is publicly available, includes the Victoria University Archive’s Honour Roll, which lists the names of then current students and former students who were killed during World War I. The collection also includes archival...
Posted Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 14:41 by MIT Center for ...
I came on with Aspiration back in January as the Community Leadership Strategist, to merge the work I've been doing in the humanitarian and disaster response space with Aspiration's practices and team. It's been a *blast* so far, and continues to be. Most of the work I've done in the last 5 years has been about what social justice looks like when we're doing response, with a focus on...

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