Introducing Digital Humanities Workshops (Jan - Apr 2017)

Date: 
05/01/2017 to 13/04/2017

The Library is pleased to organize the following new series of digital scholarship workshops on its methodology, skills and tools for academics, researchers and postgraduate students.  Please register now.

Introducing Digital Scholarship Lab Facilities

This briefing session demonstrates the use of equipment and facilities in the Digital Scholarship Lab and to introduce the software and tools available from the workstations to enable you to conduct research at the Lab at ease.

20 Jan (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
14 Feb (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
22 Mar (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register
13 Apr (Thu) 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register

Digital Humanities: Introduction to Tools and Methodology

This seminar introduces about Digital Humanities and some related tools and methodologies in doing humanities research in digital world.

17 Jan (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Click here to register
16 Feb (Thu) 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Click here to register
12 Apr (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Click here to register

GIS for Digital Scholarship Research

One of the important tools for doing digital scholarship research is Geographic Information System (GIS) for doing spatial and temporal analysis. This seminar informs you some practical application of this tool in the academic world in conducting digital scholarship in particular digital humanities projects.

21 Feb (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Click here to register
23 Mar (Thu) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Click here to register

Data Visualization

This seminar covers:

  • Basic concepts of data visualization
  • Introduction to some open source data visualization tools

28 Feb (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Click here to register

Analyzing Texts using Voyant Tools (Hands-on)

Voyant Tools is a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts.  Join to learn how to use this online tool to analyze textual materials, no matter they are in text file or online.

17 Feb (Fri) 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Click here to register
6 Mar (Mon) 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Click here to register

 

Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese (English might be used if users require.)
Enquirydslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk