Daily Archive: October 14, 2011

Oct 14 2011

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“Training the Trainers” for DH

I am interested in developing/learning about new (painless and fruitful) techniques regarding introducing and familiarizing librarians and archivists with Digital Humanities and Digital History resources in order to help them better inform and engage with both DH resistant and enthusiastic teaching faculty.  A “training the trainers” methodology.

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Oct 14 2011

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Propose a Session

Here is how THATCamp works. Other than the workshops, we don’t have anything planned—you’re the ones who do the planning. Over the next few days you can post your session ideas to the TCNE website. Also over the next few days, you should read other people’s proposals and comment on them if you wish. On …

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Oct 14 2011

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Best Practices and New Ideas for Open-Access Publications

The academy needs open-access. As Bethany Nowviskie has pointed out in a memorable (and revolting) phrase, much of the intellectual product of the academy is “fight club soap.” We produce scholarly work at great cost to our institutions and the donors and governments that fund them, only to hand them over to for-profit publishers, who …

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Oct 14 2011

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Lightning Presentations (AKA Dork Shorts)

Are you working on an awesome digital humanities project? Are you using a great DH tool? Do you want people at THATCamp New England to know about it? Our lightning presentations (often called Dork Shorts) are your chance. During our only plenary session on Saturday, October 22, we will have time for anyone who would …

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