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Wednesday, March 16, 2016 -
10:00 to 16:00
Understanding Impact via Social Media
Academics are increasingly using social media to reach a wide variety of audiences. Social media can be used for dissemination of research outputs to academic communities, for public outreach and...
Friday, March 11, 2016 -
14:15 to 16:15
IT Services, Banbury Road
Blogging is now a recognised scholarly activity for sharing work in progress with one’s peers and/or engaging with the wider public. In this 2-hour forum seasoned bloggers from the University...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Centre for Digital Scholarship, Weston Library
Digital research is an increasing priority in the humanities, and yet scholars frequently lack the necessary technical skills and support networks to realise their ideas. This talk introduces a collaborative...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road, Oxford
Join us for another fascinating insight into the people and projects working in the Digital Humanities at Oxford, hosted by the Humanities Training Team. Come along and hear Segolene Tarte...
Monday, March 7, 2016 (All day)
Centre for Digital Scholarship, Weston Library (every Monday of term)
Digital Humanities scholars might be interested in regular drop-in sessions held weekly at the Weston Library's Centre for Digital Scholarship. Drop-in surgeries and coffee afternoons will be held every Monday...
Friday, March 4, 2016 -
14:00 to 16:00
IT Services, Banbury Road
How can crowdsourcing be used for outreach and public engagement? In this panel session you will be introduced to a number of crowdsourcing initiatives. You will hear how they have...
Friday, March 4, 2016 -
14:00 to 17:00
IT Services, Banbury Road
R is used by millions of researchers in the sciences and humanities around the world who benefit from the vast range of open source packages and tools for data analysis...
Friday, March 4, 2016 -
12:30 to 13:30
IT Services, 7-19 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN
This presentation will discuss the challenges faced by researchers wishing to work with the archive(s) of UK web space. It will discuss the requirement for scholars to gain an understanding...
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 -
12:30 to 14:00
Lecture Theatre, Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road, Oxford
An interdisciplinary discussion with Dr Jacob Dahl (Oriental Studies), Professor Mark Graham (Oxford Internet Institute) and Dr Emma Cunliffe (Endangered Archaeology). Lunch is available from 12:30 in the Common Room...
Monday, February 29, 2016 -
09:30 to 13:00
Colin Matthew Room, Radcliffe Humanities (ground floor), Woodstock Road
The Semantic Web can be thought of as an extension of the World Wide Web in which sufficient meaning is captured and encoded such that computers can automatically match, retrieve,...