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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 Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 04:39 by Centre for Rese...
A write-up of the Fact-Checking Hackaton held by the Giving Voice to Digital Democracies project, in January 2020. The aim of the Hackathon was to bring together people with different kinds of expertise to develop new approaches for tackling the problems posed by fake news, misinformation and disinformation.
Posted Monday, January 27, 2020 - 08:19 by Centre for Rese...
The Impossible Clinic: A critical sociology of evidence-based medicine is the first book to interrogate the history, practice, and the pitfalls of EBM and how it persists due to intersecting relationships between professional medical regulation and liberal governance strategies.
Posted Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 06:46 by Centre for Rese...
Applications are invited from early-career scholars for the Religious Diversity and the Secular University Summer School in July 2020.
Posted Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 18:18 by UC Digital Huma...
The talk that Jennifer Middendorf and Samuel Hope presented at the National Digital Forum in Wellington in November, titled “Human ethics challenges in digital community story-telling”, is now available to view on YouTube. In the talk, Samuel and Jennifer discuss some of the ethical challenges faced by the Understanding Place project while developing the Red Zone Stories app.
Posted Saturday, January 4, 2020 - 11:35 by UCL Centre for ...
It was my very great pleasure to be invited to speak at a conference at the School of Information Management at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou. Mandatory conference group photo at the School of Information Management, Sun Yat-sen Being in Guangdong it was an opportunity to escape from the cold of London to the warm sunshine and visit a part of China that is new to me, other than for a very...
Posted Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 14:37 by MATRIX Center f...
We are excited about the article in the Smithsonian Magazine, “A Massive New Database Will Connect Billions of Historic Records to Tell the Full Story of American Slavery.” As the article notes, Enslaved will be launching in the Spring of 2020. We are currently adding resources to our database. If you would like to contribute to the Enslaved project (either data or...
Posted Monday, December 2, 2019 - 10:10 by Centre for Rese...
A summary of talks and video from this final event organised by the ERC-funded Crossroads of Knowledge in Early Modern England: the Place of Literature project at CRASSH (2014 – 2019)
Posted Monday, November 25, 2019 - 09:12 by Centre for Rese...
Judith Weik, Coordinator of 'Art at the Alison Richard Building', speaks to artists Michael Johnson and Frank Creber about their exhibition. The exhibition is located on all four floors of the Alison Richard Building at the University of Cambridge and runs until the 20 December 2019. 
Posted Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 08:16 by UCL Centre for ...
In November, I was back at the University of Wuhan as an invited guest speaker for the 6th International Conference on Publishing Industry and Publishing Education in the Digital Age (spot me in the group photo). I was presenting in the strand for Open Access Publishing which gave me the opportunity to speak to Open Publishing and the Open Science Agenda, showcasing the EU Digital Agenda, UCL...
Posted Friday, November 22, 2019 - 16:59 by UCL Centre for ...
MS 3972C vol. VI, f.7. British Library (Public domain in most countries except the UK). An annotated extract from Sloane’s catalogue of printed material showing composite parts of individual catalogue entries. For readability we have dropped the enlightenment architectures namespace prefix. Julianne Nyhan, UCLDH Deputy-Director, and colleagues in the Leverhulme-funded ‘Enlightenment...

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