Tools & Resources

Digital Humanities Research Guide - This guide provides general and specialized information on the theory, tools, methodologies, and communities of practice in the digital humanities.

Digital Scholarship @ UB Research Guide - This guide provides a general introduction to the wide-ranging methods of digital scholarship, including information on tools and resources for digital projects and information about library services that support digital research and pedagogy.

Data Visualization Research Guide - This guide provides an introduction to best practices, tools, and educational resources for data visualization.

Good resource for DS topics: Digital Scholarship Planning 2020 Webinar Series (Coalitiion for Networked Information) - In this webinar series, participants learn about models and best practices related to planning and support for digital scholarship. The webinar series is designed both for those in the beginning of a planning process and for those from institutions seeking to take their program, services, and expertise to the next level. The focus is on programs administered or jointly administered by the institution’s library. The series utilizes a broad conception of digital scholarship, encompassing support for the humanities, arts, social sciences, and sciences. CNI’s Associate Executive Director Emerita, Joan Lippincott, hosts and moderates each session. Additional resources including links to suggested resources and brief campus discussion guides are provided.

Digital Signatures - This is a guide describing how to create and use a digital signature.  

Electronic Accessibility - In order to ensure that UB is accessible to everyone, we need to ensure that our websites, online course offerings, electronic forms and other information are available to members of our community who use assistive technology. This information will serve as a guide in creating, purchasing and examining the electronic content you and your department offer to our community.

Reviews in Digital Humanities, edited by Jennifer Guiliano (IUPUI) and Roopika Risam (Salem State University), is the pilot of a peer-reviewed journal that facilitates scholarly evaluation of digital humanities work and its outputs.

Visualizing Objects, Places, and Spaces: A Digital Project Handbook - What are the essential steps needed to plan and execute a digital project? Beth Fischer (Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Humanities at the Williams College Museum of Art) and Hannah Jacobs (Digital Humanities Specialist, Wired! Lab, Duke University) have set out to gather and share this information with researchers and instructors in the early stages of digital project development. The outcome-in-progress is a peer-reviewed open resource we are designing to fill the gap between platform-specific tutorials and disciplinary discourse in digital humanities.