databases

event: The Judaica Europeana Haskala (Jewish Enlightenment) database

26/09/2011 18:00
26/09/2011 19:00

In association with Judaica Europeana and the British Library

This is the second part of a day event entitled 'Semantic MediaWiki: A tool for collaborative databases' led by New York City-based developer Yaron Koren. [read more...]

Location

The Anatomy Theatre & Museum
Strand
London WC2R 2LS
United Kingdom

event: Semantic MediaWiki: a practical workshop

26/09/2011 15:30
26/09/2011 17:00

In association with Judaica Europeana and the British Library

Part of a day event entitled 'Semantic MediaWiki: A tool for collaborative databases' led by New York City-based developer Yaron Koren. [read more...]

Location

The Anatomy Theatre & Museum
Strand
London WC2R 2LS
United Kingdom

Online and On Air: The Old Bailey Proceedings as Public History

Centre for the Historical Record, Kingston University
Thursday 7th April 2011, 5.30pm

Professor Tim Hitchcock and Professor Robert Shoemaker

The Old Bailey Proceedings Online have received over 18 million visits since their launch in 2003. The project directors, Tim Hitchcock and Bob Shoemaker, will be discussing the intellectual agenda behind the project, and, through an assessment of how the website has been used by academics, the public and on TV shows such as 'Garrow's Law' consider the challenges of making academic history public.

For further information: [read more...]

event: Research databases in the humanities – where next?

21/01/2011 12:00

What are the issues that researchers in the Humanities face when compiling data, and how can technology help or hinder? The workshop will look at the ways in which humanities researchers build, maintain, and preserve databases, along with the processes currently in place to support such activities. It will consider what tools could be developed to support the creation and use of research data, how data from different sources might be linked, and, where relevant, the role that public or private cloud services might play. [read more...]

Location

Rewley House
1 Wellington Square
Oxford OX1 2JA
United Kingdom

job: Cataloguing Manager - Royal Opera House

Application Deadline: 
04/05/2010

The Royal Opera House is the major lyric arts theatre in the United Kingdom, enjoying an international reputation for excellence. The Royal Opera House Collections contain materials covering the history of the three theatres that have stood on the site since 1732. The department is involved in a full range of activities to ensure the preservation of the Collections and to make them accessible to a wide audience. [read more...]

event: CAA 2010

06/04/2010
09/04/2010

The XXXVIII Annual Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology will be held in the world famous city of Granada, Spain.

Granada is a historic city where visitors can enjoy a large number of diverse experiences from the different cultures that have lived in this city (romans, arabs, jews and christians). [read more...]

Location

Granada
Spain

cfp: Papers and Projects on Public Data Visualization (Medialab-Prado Madrid)

Closing Date: 
05/10/2009

Visualizar'09: Public Data, Data in Public
Call for projects and papers

International Workshop-Seminar on Public Data Visualization
November 12 - 27, 2009 in Medialab-Prado (Madrid, Spain)

Deadline for projects and papers: October 5, 2009
Call for collaborators: October 16 - November 11, 2009

http://medialab-prado.es/visualizar

Directed by José Luis de Vicente. Teachers: Ben Cerveny (Stamen) and Aaron Koblin. With the support of Bestiario. [read more...]

event: VISUALIZAR'09: International Workshop-Seminar on Public Data Visualization (Medialab-Prado Madrid)

12/11/2009 12:00
27/11/2009 12:00

Visualizar'09: Public Data, Data in Public
Call for projects and papers

International Workshop-Seminar on Public Data Visualization
November 12 - 27, 2009 in Medialab-Prado (Madrid, Spain)

Deadline for projects and papers: October 5, 2009
Call for collaborators: October 16 - November 11, 2009

http://medialab-prado.es/visualizar

Directed by José Luis de Vicente. Teachers: Ben Cerveny (Stamen) and Aaron Koblin. With the support of Bestiario. [read more...]

Location

Plaza de las Letras Calle Alameda, 15
Madrid 28014
Spain

Mark Hedges & Tobias Blanke: Linking and Querying Ancient Texts: a multi-database case study with epigraphic corpora

Seminar delivered at the Institute of Classical Studies as part of the Digital Classicist series on Friday, June 19th, 2009, Senate House, London. [read more...]

casestudy: Managing Change with Digital Data: The Case of the Essex Sites and Monuments Record

Digital technology has changed enormously over the past twenty years, and continues to do so. For example, successive generations of database systems have offered more accurate and sophisticated ways of organising and analysing data. [read more...]

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