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Digital Humanities

Resources to aid your study of digital humanities

About Digital Humanities

"Digital Humanities interprets the cultural and social impact of new media and information technologies—the fundamental components of the new information age—as well as creates and applies these technologies to answer cultural, social, historical, and philological questions, both those traditionally conceived and those only enabled by new technologies."

Source: UCLA Center for Digital Humanities

Defining the Digital Humanities at Columbia University

"Digital humanities scholars are a diverse group whose work is the result of cross-pollination among humanities scholarship, computer science, and digital media. Many well-known digital humanities projects apply tools borrowed from computer science—such as data-mining or geographic information systems—to works of literature, historical documents, and other materials traditionally in the domain of the humanities. "

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Digital Humanities Organizations

Digital Project Toolboxes

Digital Humanities Tools