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15 Apr 2014

MITH awarded HathiTrust Research Center grant

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:10+00:00 Tue, Apr 15, 2014|News|

MITH is pleased to announce that we have been awarded $39,690 from the HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) for a prototyping grant in support of the HTRC’s Workset Creation For Scholarly Analysis project. In collaboration with HTRC, MITH will develop a prototype application to facilitate the distributed correction and enhancement of HathiTrust metadata records. This work builds

9 Apr 2014

MITH’s Research & Collections featured on NPR’s All Things Considered

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:11+00:00 Wed, Apr 9, 2014|Alerts, Community|

When National Public Radio's daily news show All Things Considered wanted to do a piece on the challenges of digital archives and preservation, they contacted MITH about coming to our offices for an interview.  Last week, Audie Cornish came to MITH and interviewed several of our research staff including Executive Director Neil Fraistat, Associate Director Trevor Muñoz, and BitCurator

11 Nov 2013

Ten New Digital Dialogues Video Podcasts Posted!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:13+00:00 Mon, Nov 11, 2013|Alerts, Community, Digital Dialogues|

MITH is delighted  to announce that ten Digital Dialogues video podcasts from 2013 are now available.  Here is a full list: October 29, 2013: Nicole Saylor, Head, American Folklife Center Archive Archiving Folk Culture in the Digital Age   October 15, 2013: Allen Renear, Interim Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS), University of

29 Oct 2013

It’s Alive! The Shelley-Godwin Archive Launches this Thursday!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:14+00:00 Tue, Oct 29, 2013|Alerts, Events|

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland's Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) announces the launch of the Shelley-Godwin Archive (S-GA), a new digital resource that allows scholars, students and the public to explore in one place the widely scattered texts of England's "first family of writers." For the first time together, the archive will

25 Oct 2013

MITH is now accepting Digital Dialogues speaker nominations!

By | 2016-03-07T20:21:01+00:00 Fri, Oct 25, 2013|Community|

MITH is accepting nominations for potential speakers for our Digital Dialogues series in the Spring 2014 semester.  Digital Dialogues is MITH’s signature events program, held almost every week while the academic semester is in session. Digital Dialogues is an occasion for discussion, presentation, and intellectual exchange that you can build into your weekly schedule. To

3 Oct 2013

This Friday, October 4th: MITH Hosts a Special *Unconference*

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:14+00:00 Thu, Oct 3, 2013|Alerts, Community, Events, News|

WHERE: 0301 Hornbake Library, University of Maryland, College Park WHEN: Friday, October 4, 2013 TIME: 10:00 am TWITTER: #dhkeepson Congress may shut down, but Digital Humanities can’t be stopped! Join the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) this Friday, October 4th at 10:00 am to present the project you would have presented at the NEH project directors meeting. We’ll

11 Sep 2013

The Future of Information Alliance (FIA) Robert W. Deutsch Foundation 2013-2014 Seed Grant Competition

By | 2013-09-11T08:30:19+00:00 Wed, Sep 11, 2013|Opportunities, Research|

The Future of Information Alliance (FIA) Robert W. Deutsch Foundation 2013-2014 Seed Grant Competition Help solve the information challenges of today's world. Student teams work with faculty mentors and FIA Partners on real world problems. Four teams will each win grants of up to $25,000. Join us September 24, 2-4 pm in the Colony Ballroom

4 Sep 2013

MITH welcomes Stephanie Sapienza as Project Manager!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:15+00:00 Wed, Sep 4, 2013|Community|

MITH is pleased to announce the addition of Stephanie Sapienza to our team!  Stephanie has joined us as a Project Manager and is working with the entire MITH team to coordinate and implement research and development projects, public programs and communications. Stephanie holds an MA from UCLA in Moving Image Archive Studies, and a BA

22 Aug 2013

Graphic Design Assistant Job Opening

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:15+00:00 Thu, Aug 22, 2013|Jobs, News, Opportunities|

Maryland Institute for Technology for in the Humanities (MITH) is looking for a creative undergraduate or graduate assistant specializing in graphic design. This is a great learning opportunity and a chance to work with a design professional to increase your knowledge and skills in graphic design to strengthen your resume before graduation.

26 Jul 2013

Announcing Accessible Future and “O Say Can You See”: Early Washington, D.C. Law and Family Project

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:16+00:00 Fri, Jul 26, 2013|Community, Events, Research|

MITH is delighted to announce that it has received an award from the 2013 National Endowment for the Humanities Office of Digital Humanities Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities (IATDH) competition for the Building an Accessible Future for Humanities Project and will also serve as a partner in "O Say Can You See":