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Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 10:30
Faculty of Music, St Aldates, Oxford
When the Elizabethan gentleman John Sadler sat down to copy his music partbooks - adorned with elaborate initials, colourful inscriptions and charming pictures of birds, animal and plants - little...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 -
10:30 to 12:00
Training Room, Radcliffe Science Library, Radcliffe Science Library, University Science Area, Oxford, OX1 3QP
Newspapers are a valuable resource for researching, not only news but also many other aspects of society. In this session we will introduce key historical and contemporary sources of news...
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
Wadham College
Oxford Artistic and Practice Based Research Platform (OAR) invite you to join them for an information session on a new publishing and research initiative for artistic and practice based researchers...
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 -
09:30 to 10:45
Training Room, Radcliffe Science Library, Radcliffe Science Library, University Science Area, Oxford, OX1 3QP
A general introduction to the vast range of electronic resources which are available for all historical periods of British and W European history: bibliographical databases, biographical / reference research aids,...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -
17:30 to 19:00
Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford, OX2 6UD Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Robin Dunbar (Professor of Evolutionary Psychology, University of Oxford), Lorna Hughes (Professor in Digital Humanities, University of Glasgow) and Max Saunders (Professor of English and Director of the Centre for...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Centre for Digital Scholarship, Weston Library
Digital technologies are revolutionising the accessibility of museum collections, increasingly perceived of as intellectual assets in the university environment. The CabiNET project, funded by the University’s IT Innovation Challenges fund,...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 -
10:00 to 11:30
Seminar Room, Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road, Oxford
A digital research project in the humanities can cover an endless array of possibilities: digitized or digitally-born collections, websites, apps, digital media outputs, repositories or digital research tools. This session...
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 14:00
Oxford e-Research Centre, Conference Room, 7 Keble Road
Music Information Retrieval (MIR), as an interdisciplinary area of research, has developed rapidly in the last decades. MIR research has been historically focusing on Western music and context, with few...
British Library Sound Archive tapes
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 01:00 to Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 01:00
e-Research Centre
A workshop will take place in Oxford 18-19 April as part of the CLARIN-PLUS project, which aims to reach out to new users to discover requirements for the use of...
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...