Librarianship, Information & Museum Studies

event: Classification and Ontology: Formal approaches and access to knowledge (International UDC Seminar 2011)

19/09/2011 09:00
20/09/2011 18:00

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CLASSIFICATION AND ONTOLOGY: FORMAL APPROACHES AND ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE
International UDC Seminar 2011 - 19-20 September, The Hague, Netherlands
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http://seminar.udcc.org/2011/index.htm
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VENUE: Koninklijke Bibliotheek (National Library of the Netherlands)
FEE: €200 (€170 students) [read more...]

Location

Koninklijke Bibliotheek (National Library of the Netherlands) The Hague
Netherlands

page: Network of Centres

The Network of Expert Centres is a collaboration of centres with expertise in digital arts and humanities research and scholarship, including practice-led research. This includes data creation, curation, preservation, management (including rights and legal issues), access and dissemination, and methodologies of data use and re-use. Its membership is open to all such centres in Great Britain and Ireland.

Aims and Objectives [read more...]

event: Workshop: Imaging Inscriptions in Manchester‏

21/09/2011 10:00
21/09/2011 16:00

Reflectance Transformation Imaging of Inscriptions: a workshop at the
Manchester Museum; Wednesday 21st September, 10am - 4pm.

Dr George Bevan and Prof Daryn Lehoux (Queen's University, Canada) will
lead a workshop demonstrating the use of 'reflectance transformation
imaging' in the study of inscribed objects (on metal and stone). The
aim of the day is both to provide a general introduction to the
technique and its potential, and to provide opportunities for hands-on
practice (using material from the collections of the Manchester Museum). [read more...]

Location

Manchester Museum
Oxford Road
Manchester M13 9PL
United Kingdom

job: Digital Preservation Project Officer (ARCW)

Application Deadline: 
05/09/2011

The National Library of Wales offers a diverse range of employment opportunities and seeks to appoint enthusiastic staff to work within the Library services.

Applications are invited for the following post:

DIGITAL PRESERVATION PROJECT OFFICER (ARCW)

Band 3: £18,949 - £24,862 pro rata.

37 hours per week

Post for a period of 6 months

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5 September 2011

Date of interviews: 15 September 2011 [read more...]

event: 2011 Annual Conference and Members' Meeting of the TEI Consortium

10/10/2011
16/10/2011

The University of Würzburg with its Centre for Digital Editing in cooperation with the German Archive of Literature / Museum of Modern Literature Marbach and the international Programme Committe welcome you to the 2011 International Conference and Members' Meeting of the Text Encoding Initiative.

The program features keynote lectures by Edward Vanhoutte and Andrea Rapp, parallel sessions of papers and round table discussions, the annual TEI business meeting, a poster session/tools demonstration and slam, and special interest group (SIG) meetings. [read more...]

Location

University of Würzburg, Hubland Campus Würzburg
Germany

event: Call for Papers: 2011 Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computing Science

19/11/2011 08:30
21/11/2011 16:00

Dear colleagues,

I'd like to draw your attention to the Call for Papers for the 2011 Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science (http://chicagocolloquium.org) which will be held November 19-21 at Loyola University Chicago. The deadline for submissions is September 15th, 2011. [read more...]

Location

Loyola University Chicago Chicago
United States

job: DCC is hiring!

Application Deadline: 
01/08/2011

The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) in Edinburgh is seeking to appoint two Institutional Support Officers who will design and deliver a range of activities aimed at assisting UK universities in the enhancement of their research data management capabilities. Details for post reference 3014604 can be found here:
http://www.jobs.ed.ac.uk/vacancies/index.cfm?fuseaction=vaca...

The closing date for applications is 1st August 2011.

event: Digital Preservation Summit 2011

19/10/2011
20/10/2011

Digital Preservation Summit 2011: A conference by experts for experts

Digital long-term preservation has become an important topic for almost every library, archive and museum. Preservation and long-lasting usability of valuable digital cultural and scientific holdings are central challenges the digital society is facing.

The Digital Preservation Summit 2011 addresses major issues of some of the first necessary tasks in the process of a successful and sustainable digital preservation practise.

At the conference you will: [read more...]

Location

Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall
Alter Wall 40
Hamburg 20457
Germany

job: PhD in Digital Humanities at the University of Wales

Application Deadline: 
18/07/2011

The studentship is offered in conjunction with the National Library of
Wales Research Programme in Digital Collections. Both are based in
Aberystwyth, and successful applicants will join a community of research
postgraduates working on the digital humanities.

Applications can be based on research around any of the digital
collections of Wales (www.llgc.org.uk). Applicants are encouraged to
contact Professor Lorna Hughes (lorna.hughes@llgc.org) for more
information. An application pack is available at: [read more...]

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