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Plebeian Lives and the Making of Modern London, 1690-1800

Plebeian Lives and the Making of Modern London, 1690-1800 aims to create a digital archive of manuscript and printed sources concerning the lives of ordinary people in eighteenth-century London, focusing on poor relief, criminal justice, and medic ...

Case Study - Hazel Gardiner - 01/08/2008 - 12:06 - 1 comment - 0 attachments - 0 groups

Digital Tools and Electronic Texts

The principle areas that this paper will focus on are the digital tools and techniques that have been developed to acquire, process, analyze and present text in digital formats. For the purposes of this paper, the texts in question are originally ...

Briefing Paper - neil.grindley - 28/07/2008 - 18:14 - 1 comment - 0 attachments - 0 groups

Text Editing in a Digital Environment; plus Follow-up Seminar: Text Editing, Scholarship, Books and the Digital World

Reports and abstracts from the Methods Network Expert Seminar on Literature: Text Editing in a Digital Environment. Hosted by Marilyn Deegan and Harold Short, Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London, 24 March 2006. This seminar ...

Event resources - Torsten Reimer - 08/03/2010 - 15:29 - 1 comment - 3 attachments - 0 groups

Virtual Vellum

The Virtual Vellum project provides distributed access to research-quality digitisations of folios from the Chronicles of Jean Froissart, the principal historical source for the first phase of the 100 Years War between England and France. Images a ...

Case Study - stuartdunn - 02/11/2008 - 15:11 - 1 comment - 0 attachments - 0 groups

Development of Skills in Advanced Text Encoding with TEI P5

Report from the Methods Network workshop run by Lou Burnard, Sebastian Rahtz and James Cummings, Oxford University, 18-20 September 2006 This three-day workshop explored the development of skills in the application of text encoding techniques approp ...

Event resources - Lydia Horstman - 08/03/2010 - 13:53 - 1 comment - 1 attachment - 0 groups

The Historical Thesaurus of English (HTE)

The Historical Thesaurus of English is the first historical thesaurus to be compiled for any of the world's languages. It intends to include almost the entire recorded vocabulary of English from Old English to the modern period, taken from the Oxf ...

Case Study - Hazel Gardiner - 11/06/2010 - 11:17 - 0 comments - 0 attachments - 0 groups

The Henry III Fine Rolls Project

There is a fine roll for each of the fifty-six years of Henry III's reign and the current project aims to publish those from 1216 to 1248. (further funding will be sought to publish the rolls to the end of Henry’s reign) The fine rolls contain off ...

Case Study - Hazel Gardiner - 11/06/2010 - 11:17 - 0 comments - 0 attachments - 0 groups

From Pigments to Pixels

Report from the Methods Network seminar on Visual Arts hosted by Mike Pringle (AHDS Visual Arts) at Chelsea College of Art and Design, 27 April 2006. As ever greater numbers of images join the information superhighway, the visual arts research commu ...

Event resources - Lydia Horstman - 06/05/2010 - 16:24 - 0 comments - 1 attachment - 0 groups

Word Frequency and Keyword Extraction

Report from the Methods Network seminar hosted by Tony McEnery, Department of Linguistics and English Language, Lancaster University (8 September 2005). Word frequency has come to prominence as the availability of corpora has grown. Word frequency, ...

Event resources - Torsten Reimer - 08/03/2010 - 15:24 - 0 comments - 9 attachments - 0 groups

Using Large-Scale XML Corpora in Language and Literature

A Methods Network workshop organized by Lou Burnard, Oxford University Computing Services (26 November 2007). This one day workshop introduced the technologies needed to unlock the potential uses of large scale XML-encoded language corpora, with a p ...

Event resources - Torsten Reimer - 08/03/2010 - 13:59 - 0 comments - 1 attachment - 0 groups