Bibliotheca Digitalis. Reconstitution of Early Modern Cultural Networks From Primary Source to Data07.05.2017 12:03
Reconstitution of Early Modern Cultural Networks
From Primary Source to Data
DARIAH Summer School
We have the pleasure to announce the organization of the Summer school 'Bibliotheca Digitalis. Reconstitution of Early Modern Cultural Networks. From Primary Source to Data' to be held in the City Library of Le Mans, France, 4th to 8th of July 2017.
The event will be hosted by the City Library of Le Mans, France, and is supported by DARIAH.EU (Humanities at Scale) and the City of Le Mans, in partnership with Biblissima and the Centre d'Études supérieures de la Renaissance de Tours (Bibliothèques Virtuelles Humanistes).
It aims at gathering Scholars (History, Book history, Literature, Philosophy, Digital humanities, etc.), Librarians and Archivists, Graduate and PhD Students, and to develop the community of a pan-european infrastructure for arts and humanities scholars DARIAH-EU.
The course, accommodation and food are completely free for participants. Humanities at Scale project is offering 10 grants to support the participation to this event (selected candidates will be reimbursed up to the maximum of 600€ after the training school), with a priority for Central and Eastern Europe.
Interested scholars, professionals and students are invited to submit an application by May, 12th.
You will find further information on the summer school’s webpage: https://bvh.hypotheses.org/pro
On behalf of the training staff members,
Introductory training in the application of digital methods to Early Modern Historical documents
- Digital transformation of raw textual data
- Extraction and indexing of onomastic and bibliographical data
- Alignment with prosopographic and bibliographic authority files
Presentation of computation tools and methods for historical or literary analysis, focussing on
- Data relevance
- Statistical and visual representations of data