We’re Getting Ready!

The conference is almost here!  Registration packet pick-up and the workshops begin on Friday, June 20th.  Today we’re busy in the Lowcountry Digital Library office stuffing conference packets and making name tags.  Here are a couple of PDFs to get you ready:

Latest conference schedule (pdf)

Simple map of conference locations (pdf)

We can’t wait to see you all in Charleston!

Last Day to Register Is June 13th!

The last day to register for the 2014 Data Driven: Digital Humanities in the Library conference will be June 13th.

Our workshops are starting to fill up so we recommend you register as soon as possible!

Registration for this conference is $95. Included with the cost of your conference registration is admittance to all keynote lectures and attendance in one workshop. The Saturday afternoon keynote lecture with the DPLA Director of Content, Emily Gore, includes a lunch option.

Click here to register online and pay by credit card.

Click here to download the register by mail and pay by check PDF form.  If you are using the register by mail/pay by check method, please e-mail the conference co-chair Heather Gilbert at gilberthj [at] cofc [dot] edu to let her know that your registration is headed her way.  Please mail in this registration form by June 2nd to allow for adequate processing time.

We look forward to seeing you all in Charleston next month!!

The Schedule is Up and Registration is Open!

The conference schedule is up and registration is open!  Some workshops have limited attendance so be sure to register early.  Follow the links in the navigation menu to read the conference schedule, register for the conference, find your way around downtown Charleston and make hotel reservations!

Call for Papers, Proposals and Workshops is Now Open!

Guidelines for Submission

Lightning Round/Paper/Panel deadline: 01 December 2013 EXTENDED TO 10 JAN 2014
Workshop proposal deadline: 01 February 2014

General Information

“Data Driven: Digital Humanities in the Library,” sponsored by the South Carolina Digital Library, the College of Charleston and the Charleston Conference, invites submissions for its 2014 conference, on all aspects of digital humanities in the library. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Digital scholarship
  • Digital library & repository infrastructures
  • Humanities & library collaborations on DH projects
  • Text mining & data analysis
  • Scholarly communications & open access publishing
  • Knowledge lifecycle, including production & collaboration
  • Creating or using tools & services for the production, editing and/or analysis of DH data
  • Metadata and linked data in DH

We particularly welcome collaborative panel and paper submissions from librarian and humanities scholar-based teams and we strongly encourage proposals relating to the theme of the conference.

Presentations may include:

  • Lightning Rounds (250-500 word abstract)
  • Long Papers (abstract of 1500 words max)
  • Panel Sessions (approximately 500-word overview)
  • Pre-conference workshops and tutorials (overview of 1500 words max)

The deadline for submitting lightning round, long paper, and session proposals is December 1st, 2013. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by February 1st, 2014. Workshop and pre-conference tutorial proposals are by February 1st, 2014, with notice of acceptance by March 1st, 2014. Please send all submissions to whitej [at] cofc [dot] edu with “DHLIB 2014 PROPOSAL” entered in the subject line. All submissions must include name, title and institutional affiliation.

More information available here: https://dhinthelibrary.wordpress.com/call-for-conference-proposals/