The Association for History and Computing (AHC) exists to encourage and maintain interest in the use of computers in all types of historical studies at all levels, in both teaching and research.

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Call for Participants, NEH Workshop on Digital Methods for Military History, Oct. 10-11, 2014

Northeastern University's NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks, in collaboration with the NEH’s Office of Digital Humanities and the Society for Military History,  invites applicants for participation in a workshop designed to help scholars whose work focuses on the history of war and warfare  to learn about and use digital methods for research. The workshop will be held October 10-11, 2014, at Northeastern University in Boston, MA.

Fall 2014 Digital History Internship Opportunities

Envisioning History, an educational non-profit, has Fall Semester internship opportunities for undergraduates to process digital historical data into an advanced geospatial database.  The subject of the historical material is World War II; the interns’ work product will help populate a database with documents, media files, events, people, organizations, tactical and strategic government decisions, etc.  The database—which essentially works like Google Earth with a time dimension—will soon be available for undergraduate and graduate level historical research.   

Podcasting 101

The TechBlog

Welcome to the TechBlog, H-Digital History's blog about technology and its applications in research and teaching. The first tech topic on the agenda is podcasting. This blog post will cover the very basics of podcasting. If you find this all too simple for your needs, future installments will progress into more advanced topics.

The Basics of Podcasting

Digital Arts and Humanities Graduate Studentships at University College Cork IE

University College Cork invites applications for the first round of scholarships in the four-year structured PhD programme in Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) co-ordinated with an all-Irish university consortium. Candidates will pursue their individual research agendas within the program, based on projects developed from proposals which they provide during the application process.  Deadline 31 May 2014.  Note that deadline for some scholarships is 15 May.

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