Digital history: new tools and techniques

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Digital history: new tools and techniques

  1. 1. Digital history: new tools & techniques Tim Sherratt (@wragge) discontents.com.au
  2. 2. http://invisibleaustralians.org/faces
  3. 3. This is not as hard as you think it is...
  4. 4. Get interested. Get enthused. Experiment.
  5. 5. Making a start• 3 tools• 3 resources• 3 challenges
  6. 6. 3 tools• Zotero• Omeka• Voyant Tools
  7. 7. zotero.org
  8. 8. zotero standalone
  9. 9. save your sources
  10. 10. organise using collections
  11. 11. take notes
  12. 12. just click...
  13. 13. share using groups
  14. 14. share using groups
  15. 15. 3 tools• Zotero• Omeka• Voyant Tools
  16. 16. omeka.org
  17. 17. omeka.net
  18. 18. extending Omeka
  19. 19. from Zotero to Omeka
  20. 20. theweatherprophets.orgSee also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/weather-research-topics/some-exhibition-magic-with-zotero-and-omeka
  21. 21. geolocatedSee also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/weather-research-topics/some-exhibition-magic-with-zotero-and-omeka
  22. 22. geolocatedSee also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/weather-research-topics/some-exhibition-magic-with-zotero-and-omeka
  23. 23. occupyarchive.org (uses Omeka)
  24. 24. 3 tools• Zotero• Omeka• Voyant Tools
  25. 25. voyeurtools.org
  26. 26. word frequencies
  27. 27. keywords in context
  28. 28. 3 resources• Trove newspapers• National Archives of Australia• Chinese Heritage Australia
  29. 29. trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper
  30. 30. Zotero translator
  31. 31. wraggelabs.com/emporium/trove-tools/harvester/ See also: http://discontents.com.au/shed/mining-the-treasures-of-trove-part-1
  32. 32. See also: http://discontents.com.au/shed/mining-the-treasures-of-trove-part-2
  33. 33. wraggelabs.com/shed/trove/graphs/chinese.html
  34. 34. wraggelabs.com/shed/time/the_great_war-2011-08-16.html See also: http://discontents.com.au/shed/experiments/when-did-the-great-war-become-the-first-world-war
  35. 35. 3 resources• Trove newspapers• National Archives of Australia• Chinese Heritage of Australia
  36. 36. Zotero translator
  37. 37. numbers of pages! See also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/archives-shoebox/doing-it-yourself
  38. 38. before
  39. 39. after See also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/archives-shoebox/archives-in-3d
  40. 40. 3d wall See also: http://discontents.com.au/shoebox/archives-shoebox/archives-in-3d
  41. 41. wraggelabs.com/emporium/recordsearch-tools/
  42. 42. invisibleaustralians.org
  43. 43. 3 resources• Trove newspapers• National Archives of Australia• Chinese Heritage of Australia
  44. 44. coming soon...
  45. 45. coming soon...
  46. 46. 3 challenges• Play• Share• Connect
  47. 47. wordle.com
  48. 48. voyeurtools.org
  49. 49. books.google.com/ngrams
  50. 50. bookworm.culturomics.org
  51. 51. wraggelabs.com/newsroulette/
  52. 52. historywall.nma.gov.au/irish
  53. 53. 3 challenges• Play• Share• Connect
  54. 54. Share• Get yourself a blog• Show your working out• Think about reuse
  55. 55. 3 challenges• Play• Share• Connect
  56. 56. digitalhumanitiesnow.org
  57. 57. digitalhumanities.org/answers
  58. 58. thatcamp.org
  59. 59. aa-dh.org
  60. 60. Connect• http://groups.google.com/group/2cultures• Twitter: @wragge & @baibi
  61. 61. Thanks!• http://discontents.com.au• tim@discontents.com.au• @wragge
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