[Humanist] 25.554 publications: evaluating digital scholarship

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Tue Dec 13 09:23:31 CET 2011

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 25, No. 554.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 07:28:33 +0000
        From: Susan Schreibman <susan.schreibman at gmail.com>
        Subject: Evaluating Digital Scholarship articles available as open access

Colleagues -- I'm delighted to tell you that the Modern Language 
Association has generously made available on open access six specially 
commissioned articles on the theme of evaluating digital scholarship 
(Profession 2011). A wide variety of media, formats, and perspectives is 

The series is introduced by Susan Schreibman, Laura Mandell, and Stephen 
Olsen, with contributions by  Steve Anderson and Tara McPherson 
('Engaging Digital Scholarship: Thoughts on Evaluating Multimedia 
Scholarship'), Geoffrey Rockwell  ('Engaging Digital Scholarship: 
Thoughts on Evaluating Multimedia Scholarship'), Bethany Nowviskie 
('Where Credit Is Due: Preconditions for the Evaluation of Collaborative 
Digital Scholarship'), Jerome McGann ('On Creating a Usable Future'), 
and Katheleen Fitzpatrick ('Peer Review, Judgment, and Reading').

These articles provide an important intervention as digital scholarship 
and digital scholarly methods and practices are becoming more 
mainstreamed into traditional academic work . Articles can be accessed 
via the URL below


Susan Schreibman, PhD
Long Room Hub Senior Lecturer in Digital Humanities
School of English
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin 2, Ireland

email: susan.schreibman at tcd.ie
phone: +353 1 896 3694
fax:  +353 1 671 7114

check out the new MPhil in Digital Humanities at TCD

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