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How did they make that?

Many graduate students tell me that in order to get started with digital humanities, they’d like to have some idea of what they might do and what technical skills they might need in order to do it. Here’s a set of digital humanities projects that might help you to get a handle on the kinds of tools and technologies available for you to use.

I’ve tried to include a few different types of projects, but it’s hard to provide a really representative list. If you’d like to see more digital humanities projects, you can find directories at and DHCommons. Continue reading

Pre-workshop reading

Welcome, bootcampers! We’re excited to get started with you. We’d like to start off with a discussion of the digital humanities, and so we ask that you read the following short works in advance of the workshop: