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DH@UBC - a walking tour of resources

Many researchers interested in doing Digital Humanities sometimes need a good place to start. This introduction to DH tools and methods will explore resources that can inspire you to incorporate more DH methodologies into your research. Aimed at those new to DH, you will learn what digital humanities research and data looks like, what tools and methods might help you to approach some of these common scenarios, and where to go for more help and resources to get started in DH yourself.

This DH@UBC series of talks will be in partnership with the Library Research Commons Digital Scholarship series, and will cover the basics of how to get started with Digital Humanities at UBC. The series is aimed at those who are new to the University and who want to explore what DH can do for their research.

About the presenters:

Megan Meredith-Lobay is the Research Specialist for Humanities and Social Sciences at UBC Advanced Research Computing. In addition, Megan serves on the Compute Canada Humanities and Social Sciences National Team. She has worked at the University of Alberta where she supported research computing for the Faculty of Arts, and at the University of Oxford where she was the programme coordinator for Digital Social Research, an Economic and Social Research Council project to promote advanced ICT in Social Science research. Megan holds a PhD in archaeology and has a background in using GIS for exploring ritual early medieval landscapes.

Location Details

Both in-person (r. 584 Koerner Library) and online (via Zoom)

If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility needs please email research.commons@ubc.ca.

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Registrants will receive the link 3 hours before the event, it is your choice whether you attend virtually or in person. Registration closes at the same time.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm
  All     Faculty     Graduate  
  Digital Scholarship     Research Commons  
Megan Meredith-Lobay
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