A 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 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

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  • Author : Ana Dubnjakovic
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 354 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630476
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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,Patrick Tomlin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2010
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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

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.

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

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

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—

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,

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries
  • Author : Audrey Fenner
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 16 January 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 libraries.

Understanding Your Users

Understanding Your Users
  • Author : Catherine Courage,Kathy Baxter
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 11 January 2005
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"Understanding Your Users is an easy to read, easy to implement, how-to guide on usability in the real world. It focuses on the "user requirements gathering" stage of product development and it provides a variety of techniques, many of which may be new to usability professionals. For each technique, readers will learn how to prepare for and conduct the activity, as well as analyze and present the data - all in a practical and hands-on way. The techniques can be

Creating Digital Collections

Creating Digital Collections
  • Author : Allison Zhang,Don Gourley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
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Libraries recognize the importance of digitizing archival material to improve access to and preservation of their special collections. This book provides a step-by-step guide for creating digital collections, including examples and practical tips that have never been published before. Illustrates concepts with an on-going case study at the end of each chapter Provides detailed technical information and practical experience Discusses practitioners’ insight in digitization Can be used as a guide for creating digital collections

Electronic Collection Development

Electronic Collection Development
  • Author : Stuart D. Lee
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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In the last half-century, the information world has been transformed from static to fluid with an ever-expanding array of electronic resources requiring new and different means of collecting, organizing, and disseminating information. This is the first collection development guide to encompass the total range of electronic resources libraries are dealing with today- including regional library catalogs, bibliographic services, electronic journals (and ancillary products such as linkage services), large text and image services (like Proquest and Carl UnCover), and subject-specific resources.

The Kovacs Guide to Electronic Library Collection Development

The Kovacs Guide to Electronic Library Collection Development
  • Author : Diane Kaye Kovacs,Kara L. Robinson
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Covers how to build an electronic library and how to update and expand it. Each chapter addresses selecting and evaluating web-based resources in subject areas such as business, social science, health, medicine and law, and offers guidelines for an electronic library collection development plan.