Born Digital: From Archives to Maps

Below are links to the tools, data, instructions, and examples I mentioned in my talk on building digital humanities projects, given at SUNY New Paltz on December 3rd in the Honors College.DHborndigital

Digital Archives:

Tool: Omeka: https://www.omeka.net/

Data: “Civil Rights—A Long Road”: http://tinyurl.com/civilrightsimg

Instructions: http://programminghistorian.org/lessons/up-and-running-with-omeka

Example: 19th Century Disability Studies: http://www.nineteenthcenturydisability.org/

Digital Editions:

Tool: Juxta Editions: http://www.juxtaeditions.com/

Data: The Strand Magazine: https://archive.org/details/StrandMagazine9

and Sherlock Holmes full text: https://sherlock-holm.es/stories/plain-text/advs.txt

Instructions: http://sherlockholmeslondondh.wordpress.com/2014/10/08/juxta/
Example: “The Five Orange Pips”: https://www.juxtaeditions.com/documents/304

Distant Reading:

Tool: Topic Modeling Tool: https://topic-modeling-tool.googlecode.com/files/TopicModelingTool.jar

Data: State of the Union addresses: http://tinyurl.com/stateofunionzip

Instructions: http://sherlockholmeslondondh.wordpress.com/2014/10/27/topic-modeling/

Example: Mining the Dispatch: http://dsl.richmond.edu/dispatch/

 Visualizations:

Tools:  Voyant: http://voyant-tools.org/

Data: “Scandal in Bohemia”: https://sherlock-holm.es/stories/plain-text/scan.txt

 

Tool: Google Fusion: http://tables.googlelabs.com/

Data: NCES Education Data (2013): https://inventory.data.gov/dataset/032e19b4-5a90-41dc-83ff-6e4cd234f565/resource/38625c3d-5388-4c16-a30f-d105432553a4

Instructions (for Fusion): https://support.google.com/fusiontables/answer/184641?hl=en

Example: https://sites.google.com/site/fusiontablestalks/stories

 GIS:

Tool: Google Maps: https://www.google.com/maps

Instructions: https://support.google.com/maps/answer/3045850?hl=en

Example: Mapping Ulysses: https://sites.google.com/site/notesonjamesjoyce/map

Digital History: Archives, Mapping, and Visualizations

Digital HistoryBelow are links from my 10/22 talk on Digital History.

 Archives:

Papers of the War Department: http://wardepartmentpapers.org/index.php

Emergence of Advertising in America:
http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/eaa/
Votes for Women:
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/naw/nawshome.html

Victorian Dictionary: http://www.victorianlondon.org/index-2012.htm

Proceedings of the Old Bailey: http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/

 Mapping:

Locating London’s Past: http://www.locatinglondon.org/

Mapping the Republic of Letters: http://republicofletters.stanford.edu/

Invasion of America: http://invasionofamerica.ehistory.org/

Slave Revolt in Jamaica: http://revolt.axismaps.com/project.html

Spread of Slavery: http://lincolnmullen.com/projects/slavery/

Visualizing Emancipation: http://dsl.richmond.edu/emancipation/

Voting America: United States Politics, 1840-2008: http://dsl.richmond.edu/voting/

 3D Models:

Rome Reborn: http://romereborn.frischerconsulting.com/gallery-current.php

Virtual Paul’s Cross Project: http://vpcp.chass.ncsu.edu/

 Multimedia Archives:

Roaring Twenties, historical soundscape: http://vectors.usc.edu/projects/index.php?project=98

Library of Congress, Recorded Sound Reference Center: http://www.loc.gov/rr/record/onlinecollections.html

 Resources:

Doing DH: http://history2014.doingdh.org/readings-and-resources/sites/

Programming Historian: http://programminghistorian.org/

Spatial History Project: http://web.stanford.edu/group/spatialhistory/cgi-bin/site/index.php

ARC: http://idhmc.tamu.edu/arcgrant/nodes/

Digital Humanities in English Departments: Beyond the Boundary of the Book

EnglishHonorsHere are the links for projects and tools from my 9/30 workshop at the Honors Center at SUNY New Paltz.

Mapping:

Mapping Ulysses:

https://sites.google.com/site/notesonjamesjoyce/map

Mapping the Lakes: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/mappingthelakes/

Map And Plan Collection Online: http://mapco.net/

Visualizations:

Visualizing Heart of Darkness: http://www-958.ibm.com/software/analytics/manyeyes/visualize/joseph-conrad-heart-of-darkness-wi/versions/1

Voyant: (Shakespeare): http://voyant-tools.org/?corpus=shakespeare&stopList=stop.en.taporware.txt

Archives/Editions:

Women’s archives:

Orlando Project: http://orlando.cambridge.org/

Women Writers Project: http://www.wwp.northeastern.edu/wwo/

Multimedia archives:

Global Shakespeare: http://globalshakespeares.mit.edu/

PennSound: http://writing.upenn.edu/pennsound/

Individual archives:

Willa Cather Archive: http://cather.unl.edu/

Walt Whitman Archive: http://www.whitmanarchive.org/

Archives of Journals:

The Making of America: http://digital.library.cornell.edu/m/moa/

Modernist Journals Project: http://modjourn.org/journals.html

History:

Old Bailey Online: http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/

BRANCH Collective (Britain, Representation, and Nineteenth-Century History): http://www.branchcollective.org/

 Resources:

Juxta Editions: http://www.juxtaeditions.com

ARC: http://idhmc.tamu.edu/arcgrant/nodes/