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The Greater North Miami Historical Society Collection is now available on FIU Digital Collection Center's repository Dpanther. The Greater North Miami Historical Society collection, funded by The Southeast Florida Library and Information Network and the City of North Miami, is the digitized collection of photographs, newspapers, and other records documenting early life in the Greater North Miami area, collected and preserved by the Greater North...

New student work from HIS 4935: Senior Seminar- #History in the Digital Age is now on view on the DSS gallery page. The undergraduate course was taught online this summer by Dr. Lisa Howe . For their final project, students created research projects on the topic of their choice using various digital humanities and site-building tools....

The University of Florida is hosting an upcoming symposium focusing on Digital Humanities and the Caribbean, focusing particularly on the Digital Library of the Caribbean. The symposium runs from September 21-22. For more information, visit: https://digitalhumanities.group.ufl.edu/event/collaborating-across-the-divide-digital-humanities-and-globalization-sept-21-23-2017/...

Interesting recent perspectives on Google Books from Backchannel and The Atlantic, and another article from Mike Furlough giving his perspective on the two articles. https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/04/the-tragedy-of-google-books/523320/ https://storify.com/MikeFurlough/what-libraries-did-with-google-books https://backchannel.com/how-google-book-search-got-lost-c2d2cf77121d  ...

There is a call for submissions for the first annual Current Research in Digital History conference, hosted by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University. The one day conference publishes online and peer-reviewed proceedings, and aims to encourage and publish scholarship in digital history. The deadline for submission is September 29, 2017 and the conference will be held on...

Join us at the Digital Scholar Studio on Wednesday, April 19th for a workshop on Piktochart given by Shadee Rios. Piktochart is an online tool for making presentations, infographics and print-ready graphics. https://piktochart.com/ As always, presentations will be made available online at http://libguides.fiu.edu/digitalscholar  ...

Throughout the spring and summer, SEFLIN will be presenting online digitization-related courses offered by Lyrasis. https://www.seflin.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=SEFLIN&WebCode=EventList&FromSearchControl=Yes The courses will be offered for group viewing at the Digital Scholar Studio (GL 540), but one can register to watch the courses on their own on the above link.  ...

There are many 18th, 19th and early 20th century U.S. and international digitized newspapers available online. Here are just a few sites that feature some newspaper digitization efforts- some of which are ongoing projects. http://ufdc.ufl.edu/ndnp/newspapers The University of Florida has digitized countless Florida newspapers, with some dating back to the 1880's. Also available on the site are Puerto Rican newspapers digitized by their partner, The University of Puerto...