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Digital Humanities: Resources

Resources

Recommended Resources

There are many online resources for getting started in, learning more about, and keeping up with digital humanities. Below, we present a list of some of the more important and impactful resources.

 

News + Readings

  • Debates in the Digital Humanities
    Hybrid print/digital book series that explores debates in the field as they emerge.

     
  • DH+Lib
    Weekly curation of news, jobs, readings, and projects in digital humanities and libraries.

     
  • Digital Humanities Now
    Publication distributing informally published digital humanities scholarship and resources

 

Training + Support

  • Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI)
    An ideal environment for discussing, learning, and building skills in the digital humanities. Join us for intensive seminars, colloquium presentations, affiliated events, and much more.

     
  • Humanities Intensive Learning & Teaching (HILT)
    a 5-day training institute that includes keynotes, ignite talks, and local cultural heritage excursions for researchers, students, early career scholars and cultural heritage professionals who seek to learn more about Digital Humanities theory, practice, and culture.


  • Programming Historian
    We publish novice-friendly, peer-reviewed tutorials that help humanists learn a wide range of digital tools, techniques, and workflows to facilitate research and teaching. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive community of editors, writers, and readers.

     
  • Tactical Tech
    Our vision is a world where digital technologies can contribute to a more equitable, democratic and sustainable society. To enable this change, we investigate how digital technologies impact society and individual autonomy, using our findings to create practical solutions for citizens and civil society actors.

 

Organizations, Collectives, + Initiatives

  • Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations
    Promotes and supports digital research and teaching across arts and humanities.

     
  • Center for Black Digital Research
    A public-facing, digital research center that engages public and scholarly audiences in innovative, community-based research that brings the buried and scattered histories of Black organizing to digital life.

     
  • Center for Critical Race and Digital Studies
    Produces cutting edge research that illuminates the ways that race, ethnicity and identity shape and are shaped by digital technologies.

     
  • Center for Digital Ethics & Policy
    Research and discussion on ethical behavior in online and digital environments.

     
  • Coalition for Critical Technology
    Aims to support larger movements of scholars, technologists, and organizers who are working for justice by resisting technologies that exacerbate inequality, reinforce racism, and support the carceral state.

     
  • Dark Laboratory
    An engine for collaboration, design, and study of Black and Indigenous ecologies through creative technology.
     
  • Digital Library Federation (DLF)
    A network of institutions and a robust community of practice—advancing research, learning, social justice, & the public good through the creative design and wise application of digital library technologies.

     
  • Electric Marronage
    A collective bound by four rules of fugitivity: escaping + stealing + feeling + whatever.
     
  • Ethnos Project
    Explores the intersection of Indigeneity and digital technologies.

     
  • Fembot Collective
    Feminist approaches to digital culture, technology, and research.

     
  • HASTAC
    Interdisciplinary community of humanists, artists, (social) scientists, and technologists.

     
  • Hyphen-Labs
    An international collective working at the intersection of technology, art, science, and the future.

     
  • Indigitization
    Supporting Indigenous cultural heritage management digitization training, funding, and information sharing.
     
  • Lucy Parsons Labs
    A collaboration shedding light on the intersection of digital rights and on-the-streets issues.

     
  • RedHD
    Spanish-language digital humanities in the Mexican academic landscape.

     
  • #TransformDH
    Transformative research, pedagogy, and activism for social justice, accessibility, and inclusion.


Scholarly Journals + Books Series

  • Digital Culture Books
    An imprint of the University of Michigan Press dedicated to publishing innovative work in new media studies and digital humanities.
     
  • Digital Humanities Quarterly
    Peer-reviewed digital journal covering all aspects of digital media in the humanities.

     
  • Digital Humanities Series: Knowledge, Thought and Practice
    Research that investigates the links between the digital and other disciplines paving the ways for further investigations and applications that take advantage of new digital media to present knowledge in new ways.

     
  • Digital Scholarship in the Humanities (DSH)
    An international, peer reviewed journal which publishes original contributions on all aspects of digital scholarship in the Humanities including, but not limited to, the field of what is currently called the Digital Humanities.


  • Feminist Media Histories
    Publishes research, oral histories, primary documents, conference reports, and more.

     
  • First Monday
    One of the first openly accessible, peer–reviewed journals on the Internet, solely devoted to the Internet.

     
  • Journal of Interactive Technology & Pedagogy
    Promoting critical and creative uses of digital technology in teaching, learning, and research.

     
  • Reviews in DH
    Facilitates scholarly evaluation and dissemination of digital humanities work and its outputs.

     
  • Topics in Digital Humanities
    Books that  redefine the basic principles of digital humanities by a continuous influx of new, vibrant, and diverse communities or practitioners within and well beyond the halls of academe.

English & Digital Humanities Librarian

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Josh Honn
Contact:
University Library, 2 East, Suite 2699A
josh.honn@northwestern.edu
(847) 467-4761
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