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Digital Humanities Symposium

Library Scholarly Commons, 306 Library
October 4, 2012, 8:30 a.m. – noon

Please join us on October 4th for the Digital Humanities Symposium at the Scholarly Commons to learn more about digital humanities concepts, tools, and current research projects at UIUC!

This half-day morning symposium on October 4th will feature talks and break-out sessions by UIUC faculty pursuing digital humanities research, including Professors Ted Underwood, Dianne Harris, Donna Cox, and Mara Wade. The symposium will cover topics such as:

- Visualization tools in digital humanities

- Bibliotech: digital humanities at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library

- Graduate education and digital humanities

- Emblematica Online: a NEH-funded collaborative project in digital humanities

- Text mining tools and research

- Omeka in research and teaching

- Library services and tools for data research and data curation

- Working with I-CHASS and finding funding for your research projects

- Images and digital scholarship

To register for the symposium, please complete this form by Monday, October 1st.

Registration may be limited due to space constraints. Coffee and breakfast refreshments will be provided. If you have questions, please contact Harriett Green at or Sarah Christensen at We look forward to seeing you on October 4th!