V22.0380 - 001: Computing in the Humanities and the Arts -- Prof. Deena Engel - Spring, 2009




Class Notes




Guest Speakers



Digital Archives

APIS: Advanced Papyrological Information System: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/projects/digital/apis/index.html

American Studies program at the University of Virginia: The Education of Henry Adams: http://xroads.virginia.edu/%7EHYPER/HADAMS/ha_home.html

Center for History and New Media: http://chnm.gmu.edu/index.php

King's College of London - Henry III Fine Rolls Project: http://www.finerollshenry3.org.uk/home.html

The Library of Congress: http://www.loc.gov/index.html

NSA: The Venona Documents http://www.nsa.gov/venona/index.cfm

New York University: Jacob Leisler Papers http://www.nyu.edu/leisler/

New York University: Margaret Sanger Papers Project: http://www.nyu.edu/projects/sanger/

New York University: Jane Burbank, Department of History: Russian Peasants go to Court http://www.nyu.edu/projects/burbank/index.html

Prosopography of the Byzantine World - http://www.pbw.kcl.ac.uk/

Tufts University, Perseus Project: http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/

University of Virginia: Walter Reed Yellow Fever History site http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/healthsci/reed/

Resources and Encoding:

The Archivists' Toolkit (open source software) http://archiviststoolkit.org/index.php

The Association for Documentary Editing: http://etext.virginia.edu/ade/

Library of Congress: Encoded Archival Description (EAD) - http://www.loc.gov/ead/index.html; sample encoding: http://www.loc.gov/ead/tglib/appendix_c.html

The Model Editions Partnership: http://adh.sc.edu/ and their MarkUp Guidelines (using TEI): http://adh.sc.edu/MepGuide.html#PRELIMS.2.5

Museum Listings:

Museum list: http://www.museumstuff.com/

Please send email to with any questions.