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C4 dov winer_judaicadigitalhumanities_eva_minerva2013

C4 dov winer_judaicadigitalhumanities_eva_minerva2013



Plans for a Judaica Digital Humanities Network ...

Plans for a Judaica Digital Humanities Network

by Dov Winer, Judaica Europeana (EAJC)

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EVA/Minerva Jerusalem International Conference on Digitisation of Culture,
Jerusalem, The Jerusalem Van Leer Institute, 12-13 November 2013
Presentations available at: http://2013.minervaisrael.org.il



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    • A Network for Judaica Digital Humanities Dov Winer Scientific Manager, Judaica Europeana (EAJC) EVA/Minerva 2013 The 10th Jerusalem International Conference on the Digitisation of Cultural Heritage
    • Outline  To seek the integration of contents, communities of practice, and tools/infrastructures  The Jewish Studies research community as a potential community of practice  Jewish Digitised Contents with a common data model  Digital Humanities: basic scholarship activities  Availability of Digital Scholarship tools and infrastructures  Challenge: integration into a Virtual Research Environment (VRE)
    • Jewish Studies
    • Jewish Studies
    • Jewish Studies
    • Jewish Studies
    • Jewish Studies
    • Jewish Digitised Content
    • Judaica Europeana Partners
    • ~5,000,000 + digital objects
    • Jewish Digitised Content
    • Jewish Digitised Content
    • Jewish Digitised Content
    • Common Data Model for Content Description
    • Common Data Model
    • Outline
    • Linked Data: structured data on the Web David Woood Marsha Zeidman Luke Ruth with Michael Hausenblas Manning Publications MEAP 2013
    • Who? What? When? Where? Controlled vocabularies: hubs of Jewish Knowledge in the Structured Web
    • Jewish encyclopedias: CONTEXT The goals of the project Linking and Populating the Digital Humanities are to create and maintain data integration tools tailored to digital humanities collections in order to build a machinereadable web of facts about covered domains.
    • Jewish encyclopedias: CONTEXT Encyclopedia Judaica Josh Kopelman http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/ Rav Zeev Vagner Encyclopedia of Russian Jewry http://www.rujen.ru/
    • http://www.judaica-europeana.eu/Search_Europeana_Collections_with_Judaic_categories.html
    • Digital Humanities
    • The scholarship work cycle From S.Gradmann and J.C. Meister, Digital document and interpretation: re-thinking “text” and scholarship in electronic settings . Poiesis & Praxis, V5 N2 (2008)
    • Scholarly Primitives Scholarly Primitives: what methods do humanities researchers have in common, and how might our tools reflect this? John Unsworth Humanities Computing: formal methods, experimental practice King’s College, London, May 13, 2000 Discovering Annotating Comparing Referring Sampling Illustrating Representing
    • Unsworth primitive Bamboo theme of scholarly practice OCLC Scholarly Information Activity Discovery Gathering / Foraging Sampling Synthesizing / Filtering Comparing Searching (direct searching, chaining, browsing, probing, accessing) Collecting (gathering, organizing) Referring Contextualizing Illustrating Representing Comparing Conceptualizing, Refining and Critiquing Representing Documenting methods Discovering Referring Representing Managing data Annotating Annotating / documenting Modelling / visualizing Illustrating Representing Representing Representing Overlapping teaching and research Suggested parenthetically Common thread Sharing / dissemination / publishing Funding Collaborating Referring Citation, credit, peer-review Searching (chaining, browsing, probing) Collecting (organizing) Cross-cutting (monitoring) Reading (scanning, assessing, rereading) Cross-cutting (note taking, translating) Writing (assembling) Collaborating (consulting) Writing (disseminating) Cross-cutting (translating) Searching (accessing) Collecting (organizing) Collaborating (coordinating, consulting) Writing (assembling) Cross-cutting (note taking) Cross-cutting (translating) Writing (assembling) Collaborating (coordinating) Cross-cutting (translating) Writing (disseminating) No analogue Writing (co-authoring) Collaborating (coordinating, networking, consulting) Reading (assessing) Writing (dissemination) Collaborating (consulting) OCLC: Scholarly Information Practices in the Online Environment http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/publications/library/2009/2009-02.pdf?urlm=162919 Project Bamboo Scholarly Practice Report https://wikihub.berkeley.edu/display/pbamboo/Project+Bamboo+Scholarly+Practice+Report
    • Scholarly Primitives Scholarly primitives: Building institutional infrastructure for humanities e-Science Tobias Blanke, Mark Hedges King’s College London, Centre for e-Research Future Generation Computer Systems 29 (2013) 654-661 Scholarly Information Practices in the Online Environment Carole L. Palmer, Lauren C. Teffeau, Carrie M. Pirmannn 2009 OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. OCLC Online Computer Library Center 2009 http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/publications/library/2009/2009-02.pdf?urlm=162919
    • Tools and Infrastructure
    • Prof. Stefan Gradmann Prof. Christian Bizer
    • Scholarly services Document Mapping; Concordance; Collocation/Cloud; Frequency; Morphological Analysis; Syntactic Analysis; Named Entity Identification; Proxied SEASR Analytics
    • VRE Virtual Research Environment Community+Content+ Tools/Infrastructure
    • Outline From JISC's VRE Programme – supporting collaborative research Christopher Brown - JISC Digital Infrastructure Team http://www.slideshare.net/chriscb/jisc-vreresearch-tools-presentation?from_search=2
    • From: Guus van den Brekel Central Medical Library, UMCG Virtual Research Networks: towards Research 2.0 http://www.slideshare.net/digicmb/virtual-research-networks-towards-research-20?from_search=1
    • VRE Virtual Research Environment Examples
    • VRE Virtual Research Environment some off the shelf systems
    • www.judaica-europeana.eu Thank you for your attention! Dov Winer Judaica Europeana Scientific Manager European Association for Jewish Culture dov.winer@gmail.com Presentation available at: http://www.judaica-europeana.eu/docs/vre.pdf