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The HASTAC 2019 Conference has released a call for proposals. The conference will be held from May 16-18 in Vancouver,BC, and is co-sponsored by the Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies at the University of British Columbia and the Department of English at the University of Victoria. HASTAC (the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) is an interdisciplinary community focused on sharing tools, research,...

The recent DH2018 conference held in Mexico City brought together researchers, data scientists and humanists alike from all over the world. Projects and posters presented at the conference ranged from new text encoding and processing tools to global perspectives on decolonizing digital pedagogy. Here are links to sites displaying some of the presented projects: https://www.calhanorteportal.com/about.html http://best50yearsingaming.com/ http://cds.library.brown.edu/projects/crystalpalace/ https://dhlab.lmc.gatech.edu/ http://lod-lam.slis.kent.edu/ https://www.crosscult.eu/en/ http://arabic-dh.hum.uu.nl/corpus-frontend/ http://devochdelia.cl/about.html    ...

https://netforum.avectra.com/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=SEFLIN&WebCode=EventList&FromSearchControl=Yes There are several upcoming webinars provided by SEFLIN, beginning in July. Topics include fundamentals of preservation, metadata, and library marketing. All classes are open to staff from Florida libraries free of charge. Non-SEFLIN members can sign up and will be added on a space-available basis....

Collections as Data is an IMLS-sponsored public Google group that regularly provides access to computationally-driven research related to Digital Humanities, Public History, Digital History, and Data Journalism, among other areas. The group can be accessed at the following link- https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/collectionsasdata...

Three digital humanities events are coming up in March at the University of Miami. Data Intersections will be on March 2nd and is a 1-day free conference featuring speakers from data science, statistics, data journalism, and the digital humanities. For more information visit http://dataintersections.com.miami.edu  Monday, March 5th - Using Scrivener for Dissertation Writing 2-3 p.m., Richter Library Info Lit Lab Presented by Hadassah St. Hubert (History)  Are you about to work...

This competition sponsored by the University of Miami  Center for Computational Science is a great opportunity to design a data visualization essay, story, or infographic using publicly available data about Miami. Participate in order to learn a new tool or showcase your talent! For more information, visit http://ccs.miami.edu/vizum-visualization-competition/  ...

This upcoming spring the Digital Scholar Studio will have several new items available for check out, including new microphones, camcorders, a studio lighting kit, a green screen, and a white background- which was used for this photoshoot in the gif with Santa. Look for more updates on the DSS site at http://dss.fiu.edu/dss/specialized-equipment-software/ We wish you a very happy holiday season and a happy new year!...

If you ever wanted to create a visualization project or digital tool using Congressional data- this is your chance. The Library of Congress has announced the Library of Congress Congressional Data Challenge, where submissions will be evaluated based on usefulness, creativity, and design. $5,000 will be awarded for the first prize! To find out more, visit http://blogs.loc.gov/thesignal/2017/10/congressional-data-challenge/ and to see examples of submissions to a similar...

A new effort for performing damage inspections in Puerto Rico has been started by Esri. Volunteers will use ArcGIS to map. For more information, visit  https://community.esri.com/community/education/blog/2017/10/11/hurricane-maria-mapping-project-we-need-your-help...