Recent Activity: Digital Practices in History and Ethnography IG

25 May 2015

DPHE-IG Call In: Project Share, Annotation Studio, 26 May 1 pm

Please note that our project share with DARIAH has been rescheduled for June 23rd, but we're still hosting a project share this coming Tuesday, May 26th (gotomeeting details below), at 1 p.m. EST with Elyse Graham, who will be discussing Annotation Studio, a suite of collaborative web-based annotation tools currently under development at MIT.  We hope you can join us.
 

13 Apr 2015

FW: [rda-dphe-ig] Working Group on Metadata // Draft Case Statement

From my colleague Danah Tonne:
Dear Brandon, dear all,
Rainer and me, we looked over the case statement for the WG. Thanks a lot
for the preparation. It comes clear that the WG addresses an important
topic for the communities and for RDA as there are also other communities
with similar problems, e.g. RDA/CODATA Materials Data, Infrastructure &
Interoperability.
A couple of comments have been already discussed in the last virtual
meeting.
Use Cases:
Use cases are currently a hot topic in RDA. A couple of WGs and IG are

30 Mar 2015

Working Group on Metadata // Draft Case Statement

Hi All,

We've been working on a case statement for an RDA working group on metadata for researcher-created (primary) data in history and ethnography. The living draft is up on Google Docs here (with some comments/discussion already started) and is also attached as a doc and pasted below.

27 Mar 2015

Call-in Tuesday March 31 1pm EST: Plenary 5 Debrief

Please join us at 1pm EST this Tuesday (March 31st) for a discussion about the San Diego RDA meeting. 

We will go over take-aways from our breakout session, the session on conducting ethnographies of data practices and the special session on digital humanities. We will also talk about the ever evolving shape of RDA writ large.

Before the call, we will circulate the metadata working group proposal for comment. 

As always, we welcome your suggestions for upcoming project shares and issues shares. 

Hope you can make it!

 

 

18 Nov 2014

DPHE Project Share: Authorea

Hi
Today during our excellent project share session with Craig Dietrich of Scalar I mentioned
Authorea https://www.authorea.com/aboutus https://www.authorea.com/
It is focused on collaborative writing: "Authorea is the collaborative platform for research. Write and manage your technical documents in one place."
Alberto Pepe is a co-founder http://albertopepe.com/
and a former grad student of Chris Borgman, Info Studies, UCLA

18 Nov 2014

Reminder: Project share today, 1 p.m. EDT

A reminder that today at 1 p.m. EST we have a project share with developers of Scalar, "born-digital, open source, media-rich scholarly publishing that's as easy as blogging." 

Please check out the Scalar website for a description and brief intro video, along with info on the Alliance for Networking Visual Culture.

Call details are below, please let me know if you have any questions, and we hope you can join us!

 

14 Nov 2014

Project Share: Scalar, November 18th 1pm EST

Dear DPHE-IG Members,

Coming up this Tuesday, November 18th, we have a project share with developers of Scalar, "born-digital, open source, media-rich scholarly publishing that's as easy as blogging." 

Please check out the Scalar website for a description and brief intro video, along with info on the Alliance for Networking Visual Culture.

Call details are below, please let me know if you have any questions, and we hope you can join us!

 

03 Nov 2014

11/4 PECE Project Share Call-In CANCELLED

We're sorry to say that we will have to cancel the Project Share scheduled for tomorrow, Nov. 4. and regret any confusion caused by the previous email.  The Project for Experimental and Collaborative Ethnigraphy website has had some unexpected technical difficulties, and we would like to get those settled before hosting the call-in.  We will send out an announcement for the rescheduled date as soon as we can.

03 Nov 2014

PECE Project Share November 4th 1pm EST

Dear DPHE Group,

Please join us November 4th, 1pm EST for a project share with the developers of the Platform for Experimental, Collaborative Ethnography (PECE). PECE is designed to enable collaboration amongst disciplinarily and geographically dispersed researchers, drawing together diverse expertise. Initial projects built on PECE include the Asthma Files and the Disaster STS Research Network. A brief account from some of the PECE developers can be found here. Gotomeeting details are below. 

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