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A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities
  • Author : Ana Dubnjakovic
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2010
  • ISBN : 1780630476
  • Pages : 354 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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From full-text article databases to digitized collections of primary source materials, newly emerging electronic resources have radically impacted how research in the humanities is conducted and discovered. This book, covering high-quality, up-to-date electronic resources for the humanities, is an easy–to-use annotated guide for the librarian, student, and scholar alike. It covers online databases, indexes, archives, and many other critical tools in key humanities disciplines including philosophy, religion, languages and literature, and performing and visual arts. Succinct overviews of key emerging trends in electronic resources accompany each chapter. The only reference guide to electronic resources written specifically for the humanities Addresses all major humanities disciplines in one convenient guide Concise format ideal for students, librarians, and humanities researchers


A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities
  • Author : Ana Dubnjakovic,Patrick Tomlin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2010
GET THIS BOOKA Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities

From full-text article databases to digitized collections of primary source materials, newly emerging electronic resources have radically impacted how research in the humanities is conducted and discovered. This book, covering high-quality, up-to-date electronic resources for the humanities, is an easy–to-use annotated guide for the librarian, student, and scholar alike. It covers online databases, indexes, archives, and many other critical tools in key humanities disciplines including philosophy, religion, languages and literature, and performing and visual arts. Succinct overviews of key


Doing Academic Research

Doing Academic Research
  • Author : Ted Gournelos,Joshua R. Hammonds,Maridath A. Wilson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 May 2019
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Online student resource material cab be accessed under the 'Support Materials' tab at https://www.routledge.com/9780367207939 Doing Academic Research is a concise, accessible, and tightly organized overview of the research process in the humanities, social sciences, and business. Conducting effective scholarly research can seem like a frustrating, confusing, and unpleasant experience. Early researchers often have inconsistent knowledge and experience, and can become overwhelmed – reducing their ability to produce high quality work. Rather than a book about research, this is


Literary Research and British Postmodernism

Literary Research and British Postmodernism
  • Author : Bridgit McCafferty,Arianne Hartsell-Gundy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 02 September 2015
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Literary Research and British Postmodernism is a guide for researchers of postwar British literature that defines best practices for scholars conducting research in this period. Individual chapters connect the complex relationships between print and multimedia, technological advancements, and the influence of critical theory that converge in postwar British literature.


Managing Digital Resources in Libraries

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries
  • Author : Audrey Fenner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 March 2021
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Advice from the experts—on collecting and managing the digital resources that are an increasingly vital part of librarianship! Managing Digital Resources in Libraries is a practical guide to managing library materials in digital formats. Working librarians share their expertise in the acquisition and management of digital resources, addressing questions of licensing, funding, and providing access. The contributors also examine innovative projects and systems, such as the integration of PDA-accessible resources into a library collection and the development of all-digital


Digital Humanities in Practice

Digital Humanities in Practice
  • Author : Claire Warwick,Melissa Terras,Julianne Nyhan
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 09 October 2012
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This cutting-edge and comprehensive introduction to digital humanities explains the scope of the discipline and state of the art and provides a wide-ranging insight into emerging topics and avenues of research. Each chapter interweaves the expert commentary of leading academics with analysis of current research and practice, exploring the possibilities and challenges that occur when culture and digital technologies intersect. International case studies of projects ranging from crowdsourced manuscript transcription to computational reconstruction of frescoes are included in each chapter,


Oxford University Computing Services Guide to Digital Resources for the Humanities

Oxford University Computing Services Guide to Digital Resources for the Humanities
  • Author : Frances Condron,Michael Fraser,Stuart Sutherland
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 07 March 2021
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A comprehensive reference tool in humanities computing. Essays in nine disciplines describe resources and introduce the state of humanities computing. Platform, price, system requirements, and means of acquisition are noted with substantial descriptions of each project plus review citations.


Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom

Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom
  • Author : Claire Battershill,Shawna Ross
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 05 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKUsing Digital Humanities in the Classroom

Rooted in the day-to-day experience of teaching and written for those without specialist technical knowledge, this book is the first practical guide to using digital tools and resources in the humanities classroom. Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom covers such topics as: · Overcoming resistance to technology – your own, your colleagues' and your students' · Finding, evaluating and using digital resources · Designing syllabi and planning classroom activities and assignments · Solving problems when technology goes wrong · Using digital tools for collaborative projects, course



Using The Biological Literature

Using The Biological Literature
  • Author : Diane Schmidt,Elisabeth B. Davis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 December 2001
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"Provides an in-depth review of current print and electronic tools for research in numerous disciplines of biology, including dictionaries and encyclopedias, method guides, handbooks, on-line directories, and periodicals. Directs readers to an associated Web page that maintains the URLs and annotations of all major Inernet resources discussed in th


Doing Digital Humanities

Doing Digital Humanities
  • Author : Constance Crompton,Richard J Lane,Ray Siemens
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 13 September 2016
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Digital Humanities is rapidly evolving as a significant approach to/method of teaching, learning and research across the humanities. This is a first-stop book for people interested in getting to grips with digital humanities whether as a student or a professor. The book offers a practical guide to the area as well as offering reflection on the main objectives and processes, including: Accessible introductions of the basics of Digital Humanities through to more complex ideas A wide range of topics


Building an Electronic Resource Collection

Building an Electronic Resource Collection
  • Author : Stuart D. Lee
  • Publisher : London : Library Association Publishing
  • Release : 07 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKBuilding an Electronic Resource Collection

All information and library professionals involved with collection development are currently confronting the challenge of how to make informed decisions in the face of the bewildering array of electronic resources available. This practical book addresses this situation by guiding the information professional step-by-step through building and managing an electronic resource collection. It outlines the range of electronic products currently available in abstracting and indexing, bibliographic, and other services and then describes how to effectively select, evaluate and purchase them.


Digital_Humanities

Digital_Humanities
  • Author : Anne Burdick,Johanna Drucker,Peter Lunenfeld,Todd Presner,Jeffrey Schnapp
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 16 November 2012
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A visionary report on the revitalization of the liberal arts tradition in the electronically inflected, design-driven, multimedia language of the twenty-first century. Digital_Humanities is a compact, game-changing report on the state of contemporary knowledge production. Answering the question “What is digital humanities?,” it provides an in-depth examination of an emerging field. This collaboratively authored and visually compelling volume explores methodologies and techniques unfamiliar to traditional modes of humanistic inquiry—including geospatial analysis, data mining, corpus linguistics, visualization, and simulation—


Introducing Electronic Text Analysis

Introducing Electronic Text Analysis
  • Author : Svenja Adolphs
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 27 September 2006
GET THIS BOOKIntroducing Electronic Text Analysis

Introducing Electronic Text Analysis is a practical and much needed introduction to corpora – bodies of linguistic data. Written specifically for students studying this topic for the first time, the book begins with a discussion of the underlying principles of electronic text analysis. It then examines how these corpora enhance our understanding of literary and non-literary works. In the first section the author introduces the concepts of concordance and lexical frequency, concepts which are then applied to a range of areas



Integrating Print and Digital Resources in Library Collections

Integrating Print and Digital Resources in Library Collections
  • Author : Audrey Fenner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 March 2021
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Get informed answers to your questions and concerns about integrating the materials in your library's collection Library collections have always included materials in many formats—handling a mix of material types is an accepted part of library work. And in recent years, the very concept of “collection” has been significantly redefined by the addition of electronic resources. But are print and digital materials really merged in library collections or are they treated and maintained as separate entities? Integrating Print and